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Carl's Steak Subs

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55 Prospect St, Waltham, MA 02453-8522
+1 781-893-9313
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“subs” (16 reviews)
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55 Prospect St, Waltham, MA 02453-8522
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw this place on the Phantom Gourmet. Decided right there & then I would make the hour drive up from East Providence to sample the most ridiculous grinders I have EVER seen!! It was worth the ride!! A few parking spots on the street, that's...More

Thank madtat
Reviewed May 16, 2017

If you are in Waltham and looking for a good grilled sub this is the place to go, its basically take out only, but the steak subs (and related) are excellent. If you come near lunch or dinner time there will almost always be a...More

Thank bresnab
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Hi, Was good . My husband and I split it was Hugh .Will try another sub next time . Make sure someone is with you on account No Parking . And a extremely small store. But it was worth the $. Going to bring my...More

Thank three3wildcats
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Our daughter is at a nearby hospital and we were in need of dinner after a long drive to visit her. I quickly scanned the internet to see what is nearby and this place sounded yummy. I ordered BBQ quesadilla and my husband got a...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Was in Watertown for softball games on a Sunday, & had been planning to venture to Carl's, before going home, because of the hype. 1st parking is pretty much non-existent, so good luck finding one. It was crowded with mostly locals on foot, it seemed,...More

Thank 273ChrisH
Reviewed April 17, 2017

I grew up loving TC Landos in Maynard. years later they were in Acton and Hudson. I have been enjoying these subs for many years, and finally tried Carls in Waltham. I knew they were connected with TC Landos but didn't expect them to all...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed February 14, 2017

The place is fantastic with massive steak & cheese subs. Very inexpensive. I consider this one of the best sub shops in Waltham without a doubt

1  Thank Jamison C
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Have been going here for 20 years and recently moved to Waltham which finally makes it convenient! Really the best steak subs in the area without a doubt. Quality and quantity both make it worth a trip here and even justifies the parking which can...More

Thank Sam G
Reviewed June 22, 2016

What a great place for a burrito or a steak sandwich. A typical 'been around for a while' sandwich shop with a surprisingly pleasant offering of nachos, quesadillas, and burritos. Now, let's get our heads right about Carl's. Is it five star dining? Nope. Do...More

1  Thank juliamudloff
Reviewed January 14, 2016

The steak and cheese sub here is the best I've ever had. Lean meat, anything you want on it, I had onions, peppers and cheese. I was told to get the large and ended up eating the whole thing. Can't wait for next time.

1  Thank 22pepper2
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Prospect St, Waltham, MA 02453-8522
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Waltham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-893-9313
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