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Ali's Deli

161 East Cascade Avenue, Sisters, OR
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Ranked #28 of 35 Restaurants in Sisters
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Aug 6, 2014
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English first
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The sourdough bread was very tender. The sandwich we had was large enough to split. It was very tasty with plenty of meat. A good buy for a quick sandwich. Kind of dark inside, but plenty of outdoor seating. Pleasant staff. A bit crowded by the front door where you place your order.

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Beaufort, North Carolina
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

It's amazing that we went to the same place as many of the other reviewers. Perhaps they don't get out to eat very much. Yes its true that a lot of meat was on the sandwich but the meat was disgusting. It was the type of tasteless junk that one gets out of those pre-packaged Oscar Meyer type packages in... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

As a stranger to this cute cafe, Can't remember being so warmly greeted by an owner. We were offered a tasting of each of three soups to make our decision; we both had the meatballs/veggie, and found it hardy and full of meatballs. R sandwiches were ingredient-packed and yummy. No room for ice cream, but they had plenty of choices... More

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Bend, Oregon
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305 reviews 305 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013 via mobile

We were lured in by the promise of homemade soup and sandwiches. This was not a good choice for us. The atmosphere was a step up from a cafeteria type setting and while I sampled all three soup options and chose the split pea, most of it was uneaten by me. My sandwich was only so so. Go somewhere else....

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Portland, Oregon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Super friendly foreign lady serving up yummy ice cream. Salad and food options looked good but we stuck with sugar!

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Manton, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

It is fortunate that Ali's is a half block south of the highway, as otherwise it would be too crowded. Alisa, with her golden braids, is the image of her native Ukraine, greeting the guests warmly, to put it mildly. A variety of excellent soups are served in sizes big, bigger, and huge. The sandwiches are appropriately sized to the... More

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Sisters, Oregon
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Ali's is a sweet little eatery just off the main street run by Oryisa, a Russian lady. You will know her by her long yellow pigtails and friendly manner. Oryisa makes virtually all her food. Sandwiches are great. Usually two or more home made soups daily. It also has a variety of ice cream flavors available. Outdoor seating available in... More

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Aurora, Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

My mom and I have a girls weekend once a year in Sisters and this time we stopped by Ali's for some soup and sandwiches. The girl working the restaurant was very sweet and helpful. Our food was incredible and the owner was so funny and charming. This will definitely become a tradition on our getaways.

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Bend, Oregon
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

The service was excellent! The owner was very thankful for our service and there were many other patrons in the restaurant. She gave us samples before we ordered. All food was homemade and wonderful. It's been a long time since I've had such a great restaurant experience. I will definitely go back!

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Salem, Oregon
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245 reviews 245 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

This is a MUST eat stop in Sisters. Orisya is from Russia and is so pleasant. She had 3 soups that day, Clam Chowder, Split Pea and Chicken Noodle. She let us sample all 3 and they were all yummy! The prices are $4.50, $5.00 & $5.50 for the soups, and the portions are huge. The roll (95 cents) is... More

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