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Old School Sandwich Co.

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4686 Broadway, Allentown, PA 18104-3214
+1 484-560-3844
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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150 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We went to Old School Sandwich Company on 23 July. The albums that decorated the walls were down, and the door was locked with a sign announcing "coming soon Bagels Deli" Oh well. It is a shame. their sandwiches rocked.

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1 Thank LVWanderer
Slatington, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Picked up the ball and chain sandwich, gray flavor And great bread!! The macaroni salad is the best I have had in Allentown, I will be going back again soon!!

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Macungie, Pennsylvania
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198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Retro feel. Okay friendly service and a unique assortment of soups and sandwhiches. The lemonade is the drink you want to try. Does takeout as well.

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Schnecksville, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

Great selection of both unusual and classic sandwiches. The portions are large. Yummy fresh-cut fries. Fantastic house-made coleslaw. Great spot for lunch!

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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150 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

Old School Sandwich Co is like the movie's food truck in that it was founded by a conventional chef who followed the dream. The key word at OS Sandwich is fresh. The named sandwiches give a nod to tradition, but some combine ingredients to that you might not have tasted together before. The "Big Bird" is essentially Thanksgiving dinner on... More 

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Thank LVWanderer
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015

We try to support local business so tried the Old School Sandwich shop a couple of times. On the last visit, the owner or manager was bullying the two waitstaff girls. He was obtrusive and annoying, not letting them take our order (we were the only people in there). The sandwiches were greasy, not fresh and overpriced for what you... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

Everything made fresh to order. Can't go wrong with anything on the menu. Won't find any deli like it, simply unique and delicious. Mike, Kate and team do a great job. Highly recommend it.

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Thank Jason W
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2014

I stop in here often to pick up a sandwich for lunch. Everything I have tried is delicious. The hardest thing about ordering here is the great variety and actually deciding what to get. Very fresh ingredient and high quality meats. Will definately be back.

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Thank TriquetraHope
Macungie, Pennsylvania
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52 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2013

Homemade pastrami, turkey, corned beef, ham and roast beef. The quality of theses made to order sandwiches is great as is the flavor. OSS doesn't need gimmicks like Carnegie size with the special flavors that can only be enjoyed through homemade meats. Soups, salads and other items are also homemade but, I did not sample them yet. I will and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Soups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4686 Broadway, Allentown, PA 18104-3214
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 484-560-3844

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?