Are you ready to take your sandwich game to the next level this Super Bowl Sunday? Say goodbye to the boring old party sub and get ready to indulge in a platter of incredible deli meat sandwiches that will elevate your game day spread. From classic favorites like the Cubano and Club Sandwich to unique twists on the Philly Cheesesteak and Sloppy Joe, we’ve curated a list of 21 sensational deli meat sandwiches that are sure to impress your guests. Get ready to stack, layer, and savor these mouthwatering creations!
1. Cubano Sandwiches
The Cubano sandwich is a classic that never disappoints. Made with roast pork, ham, Swiss cheese, pickles, and mustard, this sandwich is a flavor-packed delight. In our version, we take it up a notch by marinating the roast pork in a tangy Cuban mojo and adding a few slices of salami for an extra touch. The result? A perfectly balanced sandwich that will transport you to the streets of Havana.
2. Club Sandwich
The Club Sandwich is a timeless classic that never goes out of style. This triple-decker sandwich is a symphony of flavors and textures, featuring layers of turkey, bacon, lettuce, and tomato. The secret to a truly exceptional Club Sandwich lies in the careful layering of the ingredients and the quality of each component. Take your time to stack it just right, and you’ll be rewarded with a sandwich that’s greater than the sum of its parts.
3. Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches
No list of deli meat sandwiches would be complete without the iconic Philly Cheesesteak. This mouthwatering sandwich is a meaty, cheesy delight that originated in Philadelphia. Thinly sliced griddled steak, browned onions, and cheese sauce are packed into a hoagie roll, creating a sandwich that’s rich in flavor and utterly satisfying. Don’t forget to grab plenty of napkins, as this sandwich can get a little messy!
4. The Oriole “Ham Sandoval”
If you’re looking for a truly exquisite sandwich, look no further than the Oriole “Ham Sandoval”. This masterpiece features nutty raclette cheese melted on toasted baguette, piled high with rich country ham and silky mortadella studded with cinnamon and black pepper. The combination of flavors and textures in this sandwich is simply divine, making it a standout choice for any Super Bowl spread.
5. Italian Beef Sandwiches
If you’re craving something hearty and flavorful, Italian Beef Sandwiches are the way to go. Topped with bright homemade giardiniera and roasted sweet peppers, these sandwiches are bursting with beefy flavor and a deeply satisfying jus. The key to a great Italian Beef Sandwich lies in slow-cooking the beef until it’s tender and juicy, then piling it onto a roll and soaking it in the flavorful jus. Trust us, this sandwich is worth every bite.
6. Vegetarian Muffulettas
For the meatless crowd, we’ve got you covered with these Vegetarian Muffulettas. Inspired by the classic New Orleans sandwich, this meatless version features garlic-infused roasted vegetables in place of the traditional Italian cold cuts. The tangy olive relish adds a burst of flavor, making this sandwich a true winner for vegetarians and meat-lovers alike.
7. Patty Melts with Charred Scallion-Chipotle Mayo
Patty Melts are a comfort food favorite, and our version takes them to the next level. Instead of caramelized onions, we use quick-charred scallions for a smoky twist. The addition of chipotle-spiked mayo adds an extra dose of lushness and a punch of smoky heat. Get ready to sink your teeth into this gloriously messy and delicious sandwich.
8. Barbecue Shrimp Po’boy
Bring a taste of New Orleans to your Super Bowl party with a Barbecue Shrimp Po’boy. This classic sandwich features smoky, spiced shrimp as the star ingredient. Piled onto a roll and topped with lettuce, tomato, and a tangy remoulade sauce, this sandwich is a flavor explosion that will transport you straight to the French Quarter.
9. Philadelphia Roast Pork Sandwiches
Philadelphia is known for its hearty and delicious sandwiches, and the Roast Pork Sandwich is no exception. Our take on this Philly classic combines tender roasted pork with melty provolone cheese and broccoli rabe for a seriously satisfying bite. The combination of flavors and textures in this sandwich is truly unbeatable.
10. Ground Beef Bulgogi Sloppy Joes
Give your Super Bowl spread an Asian twist with these Ground Beef Bulgogi Sloppy Joes. Inspired by Korean barbecue, this amped-up version of the American classic features ground beef cooked in a flavorful sauce made with soy sauce, brown sugar, garlic, sesame oil, and a hint of gochujang. The result is a saucy, sweet, and salty sandwich that will have your taste buds dancing.
11. Crab Salad Sandwich
For seafood lovers, a Crab Salad Sandwich is the ultimate indulgence. Piled high on a toasted sourdough roll, the sweet flavor of fresh crab shines in this simple yet elegant sandwich. Add a squeeze of lemon and a sprinkle of fresh herbs for the perfect finishing touch.
12. Dinkies Cheezesteak
Plant-based eaters can still enjoy a mouthwatering sandwich with our Dinkies Cheezesteak. This glorious sub is filled with plant-based meat, tender peppers, onions, and gooey pools of vegan cheese. It’s the perfect option for those looking for a delicious and satisfying meat-free alternative.
13. Viet-Cajun Fried Catfish Po’boy
For a fusion of flavors, try our Viet-Cajun Fried Catfish Po’boy. This unique sandwich combines the crispy goodness of fried catfish with the bold flavors of Vietnamese and Cajun cuisine. Packed with fresh herbs, pickled vegetables, and a tangy sauce, this sandwich is a true crowd-pleaser.
14. Bikini Hemingway
Transport yourself to sunny Spain with a Bikini Hemingway sandwich. This irresistible Spanish snack features toasty bread, rich sausage, cheese, and a touch of honey for the perfect balance of flavors. It’s a simple yet delicious option that will have you coming back for more.
15. Slow-Cooker Burnt Honey Barbecue Chicken
Let your slow cooker do the work with this Slow-Cooker Burnt Honey Barbecue Chicken sandwich. The star of this sandwich is the burnt honey barbecue sauce, which adds a distinct honey flavor that perfectly balances the tangy-sweet chicken. Simply pile the chicken onto a roll, add your favorite toppings, and enjoy!
16. Meatball and Provolone Subs
Get a taste of North Carolina with these Meatball and Provolone Subs. Oversized pork-and-beef meatballs are stuffed into warm hero rolls and topped with melted provolone cheese. The chunky tomato sauce adds the perfect finishing touch to this hearty and satisfying sandwich.
17. Italian Grinders with Garlic Aïoli
Chef Todd Ginsberg’s Italian Grinders are a must-try for any sandwich lover. This sub is packed with a mix of meats and cheese, crunchy iceberg lettuce, and creamy garlic aioli. The balance of textures and flavors in this sandwich is truly exceptional and will leave you craving more.
18. Brat Reubens
Give the classic Reuben a twist with our Brat Reubens. Juicy bratwurst is tucked into hearty hoagie rolls along with juicy pastrami, sliced Swiss cheese, and homemade Russian dressing. It’s a flavor-packed sandwich that will be a hit at any Super Bowl party.
19. Mojo Pork Cubanos
Roy Choi’s Mojo Pork Cubanos are a sandwich lover’s dream. Slices of garlicky roast pork are layered with grilled boiled ham, Swiss cheese, and tangy pickles for a flavor combination that’s out of this world. This sandwich is a true superstar that will have your guests coming back for seconds.
20. Chicken Parmesan Heroes
Finish off your Super Bowl feast with a classic favorite – Chicken Parmesan Heroes. These sandwiches are served on toasted rolls, slathered with tomato sauce, and topped with a slice of mozzarella that gets melted under the broiler. Each bite is a perfect balance of chicken, cheese, and sauce, making it a crowd-pleasing choice for game day.
So there you have it, 20 sensational deli meat sandwiches for your Super Bowl spread. Whether you’re a fan of classic favorites or looking to try something new, these sandwiches are sure to satisfy. So grab your ingredients, stack your sandwiches high, and get ready to enjoy a game day feast like no other.