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Rondo's Sub Shop

134 W Broadway, Boston, MA 02127-1018 (South Boston)
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Ranked #990 of 2,820 Restaurants in Boston
Cuisines: Soups, Sandwiches
Neighborhood: South Boston
Most recent review
- Jun 30, 2014
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Neighborhood: South Boston
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Quincy, Massachusetts
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89 reviews 89 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My expectations were set high, immediately, because a long time friend from South Boston said this place was amazing, and I HAD to try it. My experience wasn't that great. I found this place to be average, if that. I have been MANY sub shops that blow this place out of the water.

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Athens, Greece
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50 reviews 50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

My second morning in Boston and rather than do the tourist trail I opted for a leisurely breakfast and a few episodes of Scrubs in my friend's apartment. I fancied a pastrami sub and a large mocha cappuccino. Rondo's was literally a hop skip and jump away from my friend's place on Broadway. As soon as I walked in I... More

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244 reviews 244 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

After seeing an Anthony Bourdain’s No Reservations show which featured this place I had added it to my must visit list for the area. When you walk in you are basically right at the counter / open kitchen area. There aren’t many tables around however they appeared to be doing a lot of takeout business. Over the tables is a... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

I've been going to Rondo's for over 20 years now. It is the BEST sub shop in the entire city of Boston. I would highly recommend the steak and cheese, the cheeseburger baskets, the french fries but hands down...the best thing there is the tuna salad. i dont' know what they put in it but OMG you can eat it... More

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159 reviews 159 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

Had a Steak and Cheese sandwich with mushrooms, green peppers and onions. The meat was tender. The veggies were fresh and the roll was excellent. The fries were huge but nothing special. Filled me up and very reasonable in price.

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E Bridgewater, Ma.
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52 reviews 52 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Really good really stuffed sub. My work sent me. 9 sandwiches and 8 of them were steak bombs! We go there once a month just for this. It is all cooked up fresh and hot. Note: call ahead because lunchtime is packed. Worth the trip. A working man's sub.

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Semmes, Alabama, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

We saw this little place on No Resvervations with Anthony Bourdain and had to try it out. The steak and cheese sandwich and fried onion rings are amazing! Anthony never fails us and this is an example of that. Be ready for not a lot of seating and paying in cash though. They don't stay open super late.. like 6... More

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