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1124 W Jefferson St, Springfield, IL 62702-4802
+1 217-793-9101
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Springfield, Illinois
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66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2012

Imaginative sandwiches, fresh ingredients, hot sandwiches served hot. Bread is typical non-crisp crust.

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Thank alm711
Illinois
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134 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2012

I have only visited the NE side location, several times for lunch. They are usually pretty busy, so plan accordingly if you're on a tight schedule at lunch time. I've had several of their subs and soups and it all has been fantastic. Prices are fair for the GIANT subs, staff is friendly, atmosphere is laid back.

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Thank waterbearer69
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2012

Quirky staff, varied menu, funky restaurant. It is a good local success storywith great sandwiches, hot or cold. There is always a line, so be prepared to wait a few minutes.

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Thank marciab1956
Springfield, Illinois
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Ham and cheddar with the basics plus jalapeno toasted=delicious Meatball sub with cheese also delicious have been here lots but I only get those two things because I love them so. A little more expensive than subway, but exponentially more delicious.

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Thank CateKara
Springfield, Illinois
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51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2012

We visited the northeast location on April 21st. The day after 4/20 - and the ambiance of the previous day's "420" attitude was still prevalent one full day afterwards. Some unfortunate looking creature came out of the back and barked a rather loud weed induced "what can I getcha?" After explaining it to her twice, the order was completely wrong.... More 

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Thank Don D
De Soto, Missouri
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342 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2012

I love the subs but they are usually too big to finish.

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Thank hjk1962
Springfield
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2012

I have ate there many times and no other sub shop comes close.

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Thank dawsonb
Taylorsville, Kentucky
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 June 2012

Love Head West when I am in town, a stop by for a sub is a must do on my list. Hippie atomsphere but enjoyable :) Everyone must Head West

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Thank KY_Crystal
Riverton, IL
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 June 2012

Their subs are piled high with ingredients and are very tasty. The help look like hippies but the food is great.

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Thank CATWMN
Springfield, Illinois
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 May 2012

When you want a sub in Springfield, this is the place to go. The sweet bread is fabulous. It's locally owned, and you're not going to find another like it!

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Thank Ellie W

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 W Jefferson St, Springfield, IL 62702-4802
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-793-9101

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