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Big G's

Benton Ave, Winslow, ME 04901
207-873-7808
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Ranked #1 of 11 Restaurants in Winslow
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen, Family Fare
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Wilmington, Delaware, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Big G is the pace to be in Winslow. HUGE sandwiches. I had the BLT, which came on a small tray, and filled it. Excellent . I made the wrong choice in getting untoasted white bread, but the food was good, cheap, and fast.

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Augusta, Maine
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I have been here many times and never had a complaint. The sandwiches are HUGE and can be made to order. I love their tuna and roast beef. It takes two days to finish one sandwich...no kidding. If you want a sandwich you'll never forget, then Big G's is the place to go!

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Farmingdale, Maine
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110 reviews 110 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

If you want an awesome sandwich you have to go to Big G's. We have never been there when it is not super busy. The line moves very quickly and the wait for your food is short. There is an incredible variety of sandwiches to choose from. Today was the first time we went to Big G's for breakfast and... More

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Sebring, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Sandwich making area is clean and okay but the dining area can get pretty messy from customers eating. There is no table service to speak of. They are too busy making sandwiches and plates so customers really have to clean the tables themselves. I found that a bit gross so we always take our sandwiches to go.

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Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Instead of piling the meat high like a true deli would, Big G's lets the meat spread out. I don't want the marketing confusion of a monumentally expansive sandwich. I just want a typical New York styled deli sandwich. My "hot" pastrami was cool in the middle. I asked for no pickle, but I got one any way. Disappointing experience.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

First: the sandwiches here are BIG. Let that sink in. First time I went in, not knowing better, I ordered a "whole" sandwich. What I got was a 2lbs behemoth of bread and fillings that I could barely get my mouth around. A great deli, with many options and combinations to choose from. Reasonably priced, especially given the portions.

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Waterville, Maine, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Big G's has been a staple in this area for years. Always a great value and as most of these reviews will vouch for the enormous size of the portions. It's not just volume on a plate but they strive to give you a quality meal. The sandwiches are as imaginative as they are delicious. If you're in the area,... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is a must stop if you are in the area of Winslow Maine. Though you may be thinking it is just a deli, stop right there. This is no ordinary deli, this is a superhero deli. I ordered the "Miles Standwich," which is like Thanksgiving Day wrapped up in a sandwich. The half order provided me with two meals.... More

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Lakes Region, NH
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I grew up since the 80's in Winslow and moved in 2003...lived at Big G's...while food prices have gone up our family of 4A and a infant was $40 OUCH! But it was still worth it and I was excited to bring my family there. The lady with the black short hair has TO GO! She was rude and short... More

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Waterville, Maine
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

If you are wondering which one to try. I love the Miles Standwich myself. The breakfast is just as amazing too. Portions are out of control BIG....hence the name!!

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