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Capriotti's Sandwich Shop

708 W Basin Rd, New Castle, DE 19720-1706
302-322-6797
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Ranked #3 of 124 Restaurants in New Castle
Cuisines: Soups
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English first
New Castle, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great steak sandwiches. The Bobbie is a good one to try, turkey and cranberry sauce. The meats are tasty.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Decided to check out this place based on the reviews. Travelling from DC to Atlantic City, we thought Capriotti's would be a great place to stop for lunch, and it didn't disappoint. We all went for the Bobbie sub, a concoction of turkey, cranberry, stuffing, and mayonnaise, and it was delicious. Well worth the $10 or so for the foot-long... More

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Smyrna
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62 reviews 62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Having tried to get a sub tray fir the hours later was told that they couldn't take care of that. Meanwhile other local sub shop had no problem. I don't understand what making 8 subs is so difficult

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Wilmington, Delaware, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

At one time they were probably the best subs in the area. Although they are still very good, they've slipped a bit since the original family sold the business to a corporation.

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Tampa, Florida
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35 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Decided to try this place after checking Trip advisor for a good place to eat. I can see how tho place is number one. I tried the Bobbie and it was excellent. It was like eating a Thanksgiving meal on a sub. The service was great and quick. The value was outstanding, the small was plenty big enough that i... More

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Christiana, Delaware
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32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I don't know where to start. The turkey is fresh every day. The Bobbi is Thanksgiving on a roll. The Cole Turkey is a winner. The Capastrami is outstanding. The Cheese Steak is WOW. Oh, the menu selection goes on. Don't order until you know the length of a sandwich, you may have to save the other half for later.... More

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Bear, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

We had heard about this place and decided to go try it out. Boy were we glad, it was the best lunch I had eaten. The service was great and food fantastic. Also it was not far from where we live so we can always go back time and time again since we now know how good the food is.... More

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Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Capriotti's may have expanded over the years, but they still produce excellent hoagies/sandwiches. My top three are their Italian Sub/Hoagie, The Bobbie (Turkey, Cranberry & Stuffing) and the Capristrami (a sloppy version fo a grilled Reuben sub). Always outstanding! Recently, I asked them to prep my sandwiches for pre-flight! 2000 miles and delivered for dinner in Denver, CO.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

I am told this is one of the originals the other being union st, basin road has a great staff and are VERY consistent. The sanwiches they make do the photos justice. Love the turkey, bread, freshness and consistency.

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New Castle, Delaware, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

This is best place to get a sub or steak, make sure you stop if traveling through Delaware - you won't be disappointed.

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