30 Great NYC Sandwiches

Disclaimer: It may be best not to look at this while you’re hungry — it will make you ravenous. Us potatoheads always seem to have food on the brain. Forever pondering our next meal, it’s not unusual to find ourselves drifting into daydreams about epic sandwiches when the lunch hour is encroaching…or ending.

As Liz Lemon on 30 Rock once said, “I believe that all anyone really wants in this life is to sit in peace and eat a sandwich.” We couldn’t agree more. Many days you just need some bread and some kind of tantalizing tastiness cradled in between. Plus, we stand by the notion that a killer sandwich is the most satisfying way to break up the mundane salad routine…as well as incurring office lunch envy. Click through the slideshow above to check out our favorite sammies in the city.

Check out the best egg sandwiches in NYC or the top healthy lunches nyc.

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*Select photos, photographed by Tanya Maithai.