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The Sub Station

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3663 Canyon Crest Dr, Ste C, Riverside, CA 92507-4650
951-683-4523
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10:30 am - 7:45 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 7:45 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I love subway but found this place to have a much better product. The food was delicious and tasted fresh. I would recommend coming here and sitting outside on a nice day.

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Thank Christina G
San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I ordered a turkey and avocado sandwich on wheat and got turkey and cheese . . . but I was so hungry, I ate it anyway. Great staff, nice side of fresh carrot sticks, and a deck in the shade for eating. Just check your order carefully!

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Thank Anne O
Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

When I was here for grad school, I lived off of these things. I just had one for the first time in 5 years, and I am happy to say they are just as good as I remember. They literally are competing for the best subs ever. On top of generous meat and cheese portions, the bread is soft and... More 

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Thank floydtrane
California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I have been eating at the Sub Station for 43 years and love it as much today as when I first came to Riverside. Richard, the owner, is great to his customers and helps out the area by hiring university students. When my kids are back in town visiting the first thing they want to do is go to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I am be the original living customer of this place. I know that easily I rank among the very earliest consumers and have always ranked this as an exceptional place to grab a quality sub sandwich of the highest quality and reasonable price. The bread is always fresh daily, the ingredients are equally as fresh, and the sub tastes great... More 

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Thank Michael E
Moreno Valley, California
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We have been eating sub sandwiches at The Substation for 40 years and haven't found any that even compare. On a 10,000 mile motor home we tried sub sandwiches across Canada, down the East Coast and back to California. Every time the consensus was that they were good but they didn't compare with The Substation. I have tried a lot... More 

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Thank Nancy B
Riverside
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This place has one of the best sub sandwiches around in Southern California. The Turkey Avocado sub is my go-to. A favorite stop for lunch when visiting the area. The place has been around for around 50 years and is still always excellent. The service may seem slow but that's because you're getting a quality sub, so be patient. If... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

Just awful service with horrible olives that are meant to help you forget the shocking service times !! I waited 45 minutes for an egg what a Joke

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Moreno Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We have been eating at The Sub Station since they opened in their first location and our opinions have never changed. This place has the best sandwiches on the planet and they have not changed in 40-some years. I say they have the best sandwiches on the planet but I have never been able to order anything other than the... More 

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Thank Nancy B
Riverside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Wow, first rate all around! Good, service, great food, clean and good value. Highly recommend this one if you are in the area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Fast Food, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 7:45 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 7:45 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 7:45 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 7:45 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 7:45 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 7:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3663 Canyon Crest Dr, Ste C, Riverside, CA 92507-4650
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: 951-683-4523

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