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Compagno's Market & Deli

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2000 Prescott Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-2031
+1 831-375-5987
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California
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are out and about and do not want to go to nasty subway and want a real mans sandwich, go here... These guys are seriously the best in the area. Take it to go and love every bite of it. You will love it .

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by here on holiday having read reviews. We weren't disappointed. Friendly service, a great selection of huge sandwiches (a half feeds two!) and a really nice Oreo chocolate cake portion that fed four! Worth a visit for sure.

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Thank simonwakeman
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was researching places to eat and happened upon reviews for Compagnos. My husband plugged in the directions. Glad we did because it's tucked away in a residential area. Please don't let the looks of it outside keep you from going in. It's a very small place but oh my gosh!!! The sandwiches are incredible! They have a huge selection... More 

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Thank Debbie B
Champaign, Illinois
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Incredible sandwiches! I had a pastrami reuben that had very good pastrami and quality fiixins. Large portions the sandwich was more than I could finish. Didn't have desert but they all looked incredible.

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Tehachapi, California
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94 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed March 6, 2017

If your in Monterey and would like the best sandwich ever come here. Along with the fantastic food the owner and other staff here will go out of there way to make sure your visit was memorable.

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Modesto, California
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

I was doing some research on food places before this anniversary trip with my husband, and came across this little gem. I was thinking we would grab some sandwiches and then head down 17-Mile Drive for a picnic, but we ended up meeting friends who were in town for their anniversary too, and we found a little spot for a... More 

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Sonora, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 28, 2017

What other 4s and 5s said … but just driving by, I would never stop; just stepping in …… I wouldn't, at first, call $12.50 for a full sandwich cheap, but then this is like 2 or 3 full sandwiches elsewhere. Excellent food and lots of it! And the kicker is the owner -- he should do stand-up in some... More 

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Thank FustianMan
Monterey Bay
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

This is a quality and "old fashioned" customer service, quality of food and ambiance fun - sandwich shop. Kids love the fresh ingredients, I love the creative types of sandwiches and the shop is also ideal for taking sandwiches to a company event or picnic. The sandwiches are huge!! We cut one sandwich into four pieces and it's great for... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

I have lived/visited Monterey on and off for the past 12 years and have always made Compagno's part of my trip. The quality for the price cannot be beat, especially in the Monterey peninsula. The sandwiches are made for you and include generous portions of fresh meet, bread and toppings. There is a shockingly wide variety of drinks, as well.... More 

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Chantilly, Virginia, USA
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed January 24, 2017

I made a pilgrimage to this store I frequented as a student more than 35 years ago, just to see if the current reality could live up to my memories. It most certainly did! The sandwiches are as large and delicious as I remember, and the small store offers one of the most interesting selection of soft drinks and beer... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 Prescott Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-2031
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-375-5987

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?