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Potbelly Sandwich Works

4731 Elm Street, Bethesda, MD
240-497-0150
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Ranked #80 of 301 Restaurants in Bethesda
Price range: $4 - $8
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Takeout, Delivery
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Takeout, Delivery
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

A quick place to grab a bite, food is OK, but nothing to really write home about. Atmosphere is a bit dark for my taste, but location is very convenient

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Arvada, Colorado
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152 reviews 152 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

I love the casual atmosphere and location. My favorite is the pot roast sandwich. It is juicy and tastes like slow-cooked pot roast and fills my craving, when I don 't have time to cook pot roast.

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Kensington, Md.
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

One of my kids' favorite lunch spots in Bethesda. We can always count on a decent sandwich (Italian cold cut and turkey are favorites), made-to-order, for a good price. The atmosphere is warm and accommodating. Lunch can get busy, but the line moves quickly and we have always been able to find a table.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

This used to be a go to spot for a quick lunch when I worked in the area. Certainly nothing fancy, but tasty and served quickly. If you go during the lunch rush the line may be practically out the door.

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Upstate NY
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Loved the bread. Great spot for sandwich but gets busy at lunch time. They offer many choices for your sandwiches.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013 via mobile

I always get the wreck which is a sub that has a few meats. Excellent sandwich and perfect every time I come. People are friendly and efficient...

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Rochester, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

We were returning after a long day of sight seeing. A fresh made, warm sandwich hit the spot. Reasonably priced, and a good variety of choices.

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Food seemed the same quality as Sub-way. Eat-in atmosphere / comfort was better but I wouldn't bother returning again.

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Biloxi, Mississippi
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

They have a good variety of sub sandwhiches both hot and cold. The food doesn't pretend to be healthy but it is definitely delicious! It is fast and very inexpensive. I personally recommend the grilled chicken and cheese or the pizza sandwhich.

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Orlando, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

Great sandwich shop but service was not so friendly.

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