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J P Mc Gurkee's Sandwich Shop

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2822 N 15th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85007-1011
(602) 274-4262
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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147 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been going to McGurkee's since I was a kid. I have never been disappointed.If you're into vegetarian sandwiches, get the veggie. It's my absolute favorite. I get that sandwich every time I go. My husband usually gets the JP Turkey sandwich. It is also delicious. Definitely check this place out.

Thank Mattison P
Phoenix, Arizona
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

I have been coming to McGurk's since I was a kid! Hands down the best sandwich in Phoenix (and great pizza too!). Go grab yourself a Super Sicilian (w/ pickles and peppers) - you wont be disappointed.

Thank Chris P
Phoenix, Arizona
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

The Bread! Only place outside of San Francisco, were the bread taste this good! Coming to this restaurant since my junior college days at Phoenix junior college we're talking 1981, yet the bread was special then & still the same. They offer about 12 different sub choices the super Sicilian is super great. Beer and wine selections too.

Thank Leonardogem
Phoenix, Arizona
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190 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Best sandwich place in the area. It has been around for years and with good reason. Great selection, good ice tea and cosy place to eat.

Thank oldtravelinggolfer
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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100 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Relaxing ambiance, wonderful people. and convenient to downtown. Tasty food, really good coleslaw, and the atmosphere makes you not want to go back to work. If you are in the downtown area, stop in and partake of some wonderful hospitality.

Thank Deborah S
Glendale, Arizona
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

I am a person that always likes to add sauce to whatever I am eating, that is until I tried their Super Sicilian! And, it is not just the sauce they use, but the blend of the flavors of the meats and cheese, along with the bread. The oven they have, which has probably been in use for 30 or... More 

Thank Jeff L
Pocatello, Idaho
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144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

This is a treat....locally ran sub shop. Chips.... 85 cents. Pickel spear, 25 cents. Sub....perfect! I had the chicken cacciatore and it was very good! The sauce was spicy yet very packed with flavor! I ate the entire sub and I usually would not eat that much. The bread was also amazing! The service was great and the food was... More 

Thank dkbrig
Phoenix, Arizona
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

This is where I go when I want a really good sub sandwich. The sandwich chains do a good job at a reasonable price, but McGurkee’s sandwiches are a cut above the rest. Their bread is exactly how I like it; very fresh, with a thin, crispy crust. Soft inside like a genuine French baguette should be. Their fillings are... More 

Thank Babaloom
Columbus, Ohio
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352 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

I used to eat hear 20 years ago when I lived in the valley. The sandwiches are just as good as I remember. A very nice gentleman was working there and he said he was the son of the original owner. The Super Sicilian is an amazing sandwich that everyone in Phoenix should try. My nephews had the pizza which... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

A little hidden sandwich shop on the corner of Thomas Road and 15th Avenue in Phoenix makes the best sandwiches you have ever tasted. It's very unassuming, has a broken up concrete corner of a parking lot, but, oh, what a sandwich you can get! The place is completely jammed at lunch time and you may have a problem finding... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2822 N 15th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85007-1011
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighborhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: (602) 274-4262

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