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DiBella's Old Fashioned Submarines

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620 Jefferson Rd, Rochester, NY 14623-3260
+1 585-475-1831
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The best subs in Rochester N.Y. Absolutely loves DiBella's Oh yeah the chocolate chip cookie is just the icing on the cake oh my God so good.

Thank moemoe1515
Rochester, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Gone are the days that I regularly eat meat. And while my cardiologist is happy, which makes me happy, the one thing I truly miss is a good sub. (Subs. We call them subs in western New York. Not a wedge, hoagie, hero, or grinder!) So while I am not longer an active sub aficionado, I can fully testify to... More 

Thank NovemberTravels
Hornell, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Always fantastic, really consistent and fresh. Italian sausage was really good, usually get a Godfather or cappicola.

Thank Jeff_and_Chris_L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

DiBella's bakes their bread fresh in the store and you taste that perfect bread with every bite. My favorite classic sub is the Godfather on everything bread. My favorite hot sub is the Philly Cheesesteak! Neat place and great employees. Friendly and clean.

Thank Dee K
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been at least 10 times in past year. The fresh roll makes the sub my fav is GODFATHER HAM SALAMII CAPICOLA AND HOT HAM,with hot and banana peppers,onion, lettuce tomato and oil, A great selection of subs,panini,wraps and HOT subs.

Thank bill p
Pavilion, New York
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've never had a bad sub and think the turkey is a great choice, Dibella's has the best sub in town, however prices are a little steep.

Thank mv3365
Clinton, New Jersey
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414 reviews
328 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Overall, pretty good subs. The bread is good, but it appears to have a lite glaze on top, possibly a white egg coating. The bread tasted more like bread from sub way. It lacked something. Had a small tuna sub which was more than enough for one person. Tuna was fresh and tasty. Cold cuts were tasty and not too... More 

Thank AndiamoAMagna
Underhill, Vermont
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Great subs with different delicious breads. They will grill the meats also which is unique. So tastey.

Thank Ed G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

In town for a hockey tourney...Three of us each had different sandwich...great bread and a very generous portion of meats on each...great staff...lots of options for subs in regards to how you would like it made..totally beats the chain stores such as Subway hands up...

Thank pmelia63
Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

Didn't realize it at the time, but this is actually a chain. We found one in Cleveland on the drive home. It was terrific. The sandwiches are made on crusty Italian bread baked on premises, and meats and vegetables that could not be fresher. The sandwiches are massive. I made the mistake of ordering a regular one, and it could... More 

Thank Wedgewood

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Fast Food, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 Jefferson Rd, Rochester, NY 14623-3260
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-475-1831

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