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Potbelly Sandwich Works

Downtown / The Loop
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190 N State Street, Midway Airport Food Court, Chicago, IL
+1 312-683-1234
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Lakeside, Ohio
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many choices of sandwiches made to order. You choice how you want it made. Also chips, beverages and desserts

Thank Carol R
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162 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whether you are dining in the restaurant or taking your lunch on the plane, this is the best choice for soup or sandwiches. They are very fast and efficient even with a long line. Prices are great too. I love the soups and the rest of my family love the sandwiches. The Italian and the Meatball sandwiches were ordered by... More 

Thank Lana S
midland, mi
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209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Prepare yourself for one of the best subs of your life! Toasted flat, White or wheat bread. 6" or 9". Pick from the sandwich board and bam, it's ready. You shuffle through the line and get your drink and chips, when the sandwich comes out of the oven, pick your toppings. Move to the register for sweets, soups and salads.... More 

Thank roger3116
Wilmington, North Carolina
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71 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Every time I come to Chicago I have to have Potbelly. Started years ago in the airport. Now I have people fly it in if I know they are near one! Great place and great deal, don't miss it.

Thank brandonhill28
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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

After hours of shopping we needed a little something but were not ready for dinner yet. We stopped in Potbelly, checked out the large board with their menu and ordered a few sandwiches to go. Everything was delicious and service was quick and friendly.

Thank Diane F
South Bend, Indiana
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149 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

It is a step above the typical fast food. The sandwiches were good not great. It is convenient if you are shopping on State Street. Prices are OK and there are a lot of options. It is very busy around lunch time.

Thank bmwdiscman
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161 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

my wife and I stopped here for a lunch when we visited Chicago. We had the Italian and it was pretty good but could have more seasoning in my opinion.

Thank Pulp_Fishin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We ate dinner here one night after walking around all day. We ended up splitting a sandwich and it was very good. They had smoothies, drinks of all kinds and anything else a sandwich shop might need.

Thank bikerbabe77
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28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

Loved the atmosphere and that happy faces was I walked past looking for some thing good to eat during layover at Chicago--Midway. Selected the egg, swiss cheese, mushroom, and sausage sandwich on wheat................Delicious!! Good size - unbelievably reasonably priced - and despite the huge crowd and line, hot when served in a very timely manner. Very,, very good experience. Thank... More 

Thank NH281
Lakewood, Colorado
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165 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

Potbelly Sandwiches are famous in Chicago for good quality ingredients so we stopped for a quick lunch at the Midway International Airport. I ordered the roast beef on flatbread and was able to build my own sandwich with a variety of add-ons. I included lettuce, tomato, peppers, pickle and Italian dressing. It was a hearty sandwich and I got a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Fast Food, Soups, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 N State Street, Midway Airport Food Court, Chicago, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-683-1234

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

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Downtown / The Loop
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