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J P Mc Gurkee's Sandwich Shop

2822 N 15th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85007 (Encanto)
(602) 274-4262
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Ranked #555 of 2,571 Restaurants in Phoenix
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Neighborhood: Encanto
Most recent review
- Nov 5, 2013
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English first
Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

This is where I go when I want a really good sub sandwich. The sandwich chains do a good job at a reasonable price, but McGurkee’s sandwiches are a cut above the rest. Their bread is exactly how I like it; very fresh, with a thin, crispy crust. Soft inside like a genuine French baguette should be. Their fillings are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

I used to eat hear 20 years ago when I lived in the valley. The sandwiches are just as good as I remember. A very nice gentleman was working there and he said he was the son of the original owner. The Super Sicilian is an amazing sandwich that everyone in Phoenix should try. My nephews had the pizza which... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

A little hidden sandwich shop on the corner of Thomas Road and 15th Avenue in Phoenix makes the best sandwiches you have ever tasted. It's very unassuming, has a broken up concrete corner of a parking lot, but, oh, what a sandwich you can get! The place is completely jammed at lunch time and you may have a problem finding... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2011

If you can find better bread in town please let me know. The Hero and Super Sicilian are my favorites but everyone has their own tastes. Gus and his small team have been running this place in the same location since the mid-1970's and our family has eaten there every year since they opened. It is a small shop with... More

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