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Lou's Sandwich Shop

414 E Main St, Norristown, PA 19401-5104
+1 610-279-5415
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“hoagie” (7 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
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05:30 - 19:00All hours
414 E Main St, Norristown, PA 19401-5104
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been eating here for all of my grown life. One of the must stop places when I come to town. Great sandwiches and in the heart of the East end.

Thank Wendy L
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Lou's has been serving the East End of Norristown for decades with a dedication to quality food, fair prices and friendly service. While it's famous for its iconic zeps (the simpler cousin of Phila.'s hoagie), Lou's also offers a full array of hoagies, cheesesteaks, pizza,...More

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Very nice family owned sandwich shop. Great people and food , fairly priced. I love going there on Sunday morning and get some hoggies for tailgating at the EAGLES game. I call in at 6 am order my stuff and pick up by 7 am....More

Thank ronaldc391
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Get yer Philly Cheesesteak sandwich here!! Also love the Zeps!! I was a Zep virgin now I'm a lifelong advocate but where else can I get one this good?? Sit at the counter and enjoy the food and neighborhood friendliness here and you won't be...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Sat at the counter and within 5 minutes became part of several friendly conversations with the other patrons and staff. Cheese steak was the best I've had. There should be a religion devoted to the red pepper relish. So good! Don't be discouraged by the...More

Thank Kat&John
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Get past the locale and shop being dated! The food is the holy grail here, and you will leave very satisfied. The buns/rolls for the sandwiches are a treat unto themselves, but when you add your filing SHAZAM! Great service too!

Thank Rspphdesq
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We split an Italian and got a side of mozzarella sticks. Root beer as well of course! Everything about the sandwich was fresh fresh fresh! All the flavors from the oil and oregano to the meats, tomatoes, honestly everything was perfect. This is a local...More

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Family owned since 1941. It probably has the same interior. It's one of those places that you walk into and you step back in time. Great service. The steak zep is my favorite but you only need a small because there sandwiches are huge. They...More

Thank Joshua L
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Lou's is the best old-school sandwich shop in the county as far as I'm concerned. The zeps (local variation on the hoagie, but on a soft round superb roll) are great. The soups , including famous split pea is tremendous, always leave with a couple...More

Thank CLF422
Reviewed 16 February 2017

If you grew up in Norristown you have to know about Lou's. I go into Lou's quite often, at least three or four times a week. I go in for breakfast or lunch and it takes me ten minutes to sit down just to say...More

Thank JohnGfromPA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
05:30 - 15:00
05:30 - 15:00
05:30 - 15:00
05:30 - 19:00
05:30 - 19:00
05:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 E Main St, Norristown, PA 19401-5104
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Norristown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-279-5415
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