August is Nation Sandwich Month! And finding the best sandwich on island is a tough job, but we have narrowed it down to the local’s favorite sandwiches. Explore the island and go on a sandwich tour of MV with this list as your map! We hope you find your own favorite by the end of this blog.
Liz Lemon at 7a Foods
Hands down one of the most popular sandwiches on island, the Liz Lemon has a cult following and we understand why. Hot housemate pastrami, turkey, Swiss cheese, coleslaw, Russian dressing, and potato chips are all snuggled in between two slices of rye bread. That first bite is priceless. It's no surprise 7a Foods wins "Best of the Vineyard - Best Sandwich" year after year.
Meatball Parmesan Hero at #9 Sandwiches
This Edgartown sandwich spot is new to the neighborhood, with only. Year under its belt but they have been crafting some of the best sandwiches in town. Made with freshly made marinara sauce , Pecorino Romano, Fresh Basil
Curried Chicken Salad at Soigne
Surely the curried chicken salad at Soigne is divine, but it’s the bread that this establishment uses that makes their sandwiches so delicious!
CAB at Waterside Market
Head to Vineyard Haven for an all natural chicken, avocado, uncured bacon, melted cheddar and ranch sandwich on ciabatta. It’s the CAB (chicken, avocado, bacon) that’s claim to fame is that it’s as seen on diners drive-ins and dives!
Reuben at Ocean View Restaurant
Grilled Pastrami served on a roll with grilled onions and Swiss cheese, it’s a version of a classic Reuben you’ll sure enjoy in Oak Bluffs.
The Californian at Humphrey’s
The Californian is a combination of roasted turkey, tomato, avocado, provolone cheese and chipotle dressing, all coming together for a tasty sandwich. We suggest extra avocado if you really want to get that Cali feel!
The Vegan Wrap at Espresso Love
If you’re looking for a healthy and delicious choice, stop by this Edgartown coffee shop and get the Vegan Wrap, made up of their ever so popularquinoa, black bean & sweet potato burger, slathered with cilantro pesto, and served with mixed greens and tomato, all on your choice of bread.
Fried Chicken Sandwich at Rosewater Market
Sitting between two pieces of ciabatta bread, this fried chicken sandwich is smothered in an aioli and topped with fresh island greens and their classic and housemate quick pickles. The crispy battered chicken really is the star of this sandwich - which you can make healthier by having it served on a bowl of greens.
Fish Sandwich at John’s Fish Market
A classic fish sandwich - brioche bread that’s toasted, served with crispy fish and lettuce. Ask for Sam’s special citrus sauce to go with it, you won’t regret it!
Fried Green Tomato Sandwich at Slice of Life
Transport yourself to the South with this Fried Green Tomato BLT that has breaded and fried green tomatoes, arugula, applewood smoked bacon, and a basil mayonnaise all on a toasted rosemary bread. The combination of the herbaceous bread with the basil mayonnaise and fried tomatoes make this sandwich another favorite!
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