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Baggby's Gourmet Sandwiches

512 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 984-1862
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Ranked #225 of 456 restaurants in Charlottesville
Cuisines: Delicatessen
Most recent review
- Jun 25, 2014
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English first
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I love this sandwich place. The owners and staff are super friendly, delightful folk who offer a wide variety of delicious sandwiches made with fresh ingredients. If you like no-nonsense, one ingredient sandwiches, these are all on the menu with comforting homemade taste. I now always get the egg salad, plain, because it is simply the best. If you want... More

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Charlottesville, Virginia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

while working on my restaurant i had my lunches at Baggby's and still dom it sometimes on Saturdays because i am not opened for lunch.. My experience WAS and IS similar to the patrons 'listed before. I know food and i am in the food business and Baggby's is a very good Charlottesville institution run by a very competent and... More

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

I took the kids for a quick bite to eat one day after the museum and it was fantastic. Yummy sandwiches and the kids all LOVED their ice cream! Yay!

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Charlottesville, Virginia
Top Contributor
238 reviews 238 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

Delicious standard sandwiches (turkey club with avocado is a must, comes with plenty of bacon and who does not need plenty of bacon?). Perfect lunch spot when you are in a hurry on the downtown mall or when you need a delivery fix.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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167 reviews 167 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

All of the sandwich items are quite good. This is a family-owned restaurant that has offered "brown bag" sandwiches and cookies for decades -- quickly served, clean and pleasant eating area, and there is a good chance they'll remember your name (and order) if you make a connection with John...

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MidAtlantic
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40 reviews 40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Here in the mid atlantic we have an amazing selection of freshly prepared hot sandwiches to choose from, often served with a freshly baked sub roll. Baggby's uses a microwave and supermarket bread and they serve smaller portions, at higher prices, than anywhere else in town. They ARE on the mall, but one block up, you can get a better... More

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Bristow, Virginia
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240 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

My husband was working at the courthouse so I was looking for a sandwich place nearby that I could bring him lunch without moving the car. The pedistrian downtown mall is two blocks away from the courthouse. I liked the menu posted in the window and decided to order. Somehow I missed that the place was called Gourmet sandwiches --... More

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Charlottesville
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Title says it all. I don't know how you can mess up a sandwich, but this place seems to do a pretty good job of it. My friends and I decided to eat here despite being told it wasn't that great. We should have taken the advice. I ordered the grilled cheese and it came out looking like it had... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012 via mobile

I accidentally spilled some food on their patio and their manager came out YELLING! He forced me to clean up the mess and didn't even offer to help. No broom, no towels, nothing! I couldn't believe it! Not to mention their food is anything BUT gourmet...I had a sandwich once that was made out of moldy Wonder bread and it... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2011

In over the weekend for a getaway. My wife and I found this little joint, and decided to try it. It was the only busy spot along the street, so we figured this must be the spot. We loved it. The high noon, or egg salad sandwich was great, and the Navajo was the best sandwich I have ever had.... More

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