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Maize N Blue Deli

1329 S University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2598
(734) 996-0009
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Ranked #162 of 507 restaurants in Ann Arbor
Cuisines: Delicatessen
Most recent review
- Dec 25, 2013
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Good food...alot of different sandwiches and sides to choose from. The staff is extremely nice and makes you feel welcome. Will go back next time we're in Ann Arbor. Go Blue!

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Holly,MI
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

We drove over an hour to try this deli, and were stuck in Ann Arbor construction traffic another hour. We walked in and the place was empty. My husband is diabetic and needed to take an injection before eating. There are NO PUBLIC RESTROOMS. Is that even legal? We never even ordered - turned around and left town.

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Coloma, Michigan, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

We saw Adam Richman from Man vs. Food on the telly and he stopped by the Maize and Blue, not for a challenge but for a great deli sandwich. I look far and wide for a great rueben sandwich and I ordered what Adam did, the triple play rueben. It was a cold afternoon and the wife and I were... More

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Guilford, Indiana
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Family of 4 visiting Ann Arbor for football game. Wanted to visit Maize N Blue Deli because we heard so much about it. Few pointers that may help you enjoy it more. First, small place with limited seating - plan to visit at an off time it possible or maybe get it to go. Second, try to view menu prior... More

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Austin, Texas
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67 reviews 67 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012 via mobile

Food was good. Service average. Sandwich was huge. Don't think quality as good as other Deli's I've experienced. Service average. Right near campus so you'd think it would be packed but pretty much empty. Prices very good for quantity and quality.

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Michigan
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144 reviews 144 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

I don't know what the fuss is about. The prices are better than Zingerman's but the sandwiches are not. The quality is not as good and they simply don't taste as good. We visited on a Friday evening at 6pm and the place was deserted. Service was good and there are lots of sandwiches to choose from. Definitely disappointed. I... More

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michigan
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

I don't live in Ann arbor anymore, but when I did I used to always go this place. This place makes the best sandwiches, and even better, they support our great team. Go big blue!

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012 via mobile

We came in on a Saturday and about had the place to ourselves. Both my husband and myself had the georgia ruben. Turkey, coleslaw, dressing, and cheese. I could not put this sandwich down, and I was sad when it was gone. The wall was neat seeing all the signatures that people have left. We will be back the next... More

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Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

we were recently in Ann Arbor for graduation. We did the usual Zingermans thing, great as always, However, we found this place, Maize and Blue, to be closer, easier, less time consuming and well worth it. The sandwhiches were excellent. Each was large, grilled if you want, stuffed, fresh etc. All good. Even the pickles were delicious. Try it out.... More

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NYC
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65 reviews 65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

I am from NYC and have never had corned beef. I know, I know. I always order pastrami. So it was a bit risky to order the "Reuben from Long Island" when I visited Maize and Blue for the 1st time. It was really good. the corned beef was super, super thin and the bread was hearty and crunchy. Everything... More

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