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Alvin Ord's Sandwich Shop No 2

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1415 Ribaut Rd, Port Royal, SC 29935-1132
+1 843-524-8222
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10:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

However, the food is just average and a bit expensive considering the environment, quality and portions.

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Thank Richard L
Wasilla, Alaska
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96 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading other reviews, we decided to give Alvin Ord's a try. Sandwiches come on either whole wheat or French round bread in three sizes (diameters). The bread really makes the sandwich. I had a Reuben and my wife had the French dip. Haven't had a sandwich that good in quite a while. There is limited seating inside but there... More 

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Thank Alaska_Bulldawg
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Words can not describe the way these sandwiches taste. Fresh delicious bread, meats, vegetables and the sweetest southern sweet tea! Service is wonderful with a southern charm and although it is a small space I think that adds to the charm.

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Thank Poppy R
Delta Junction, Alaska
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service & amazingly big and tasty sandwiches! My husband used to come here often when he worked at the MCAS, so while back in SC we had to stop by. No wonder it's a favorite!

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Thank AkTomboy
hectorbeaufort, Owner at Alvin Ord's Sandwich Shop No 2, responded to this review

oh my what a nice review...we lived in Fairbanks for 3 years and miss it...thank you so much for your great review....come see us again when you get to the lower 48!!! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding sandwiches, fresh baked bread everyday, customer service beyond compare very friendly people, would drive down from New York any day to grab one of these baby's!

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Thank Paige T
hectorbeaufort, Owner at Alvin Ord's Sandwich Shop No 2, responded to this review

oh my goodness...what a wonderful review...we try very hard every day to meet our valued patrons expectations...come see us again soon... More 

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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Always good sandwiches, worth the wait. The original sandwich is my favorite, the tradition, I think its called. Friend had large Rueben and it was kind of dry. Maybe stay away from the large sandwiches. The bread seems to get dry. A small sandwich is plenty for most people. They have daily specials. Just a few tables inside and a... More 

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Thank Robin S
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Alvin's has some of the best sandwiches I think I've had. Great bread, baked daily, comes in three sizes. Place is small and crowded so it probably is a good idea to call. Several tables inside and out. Lunch time it's really busy. Sandwiches are really good and big.

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Thank Dennis J
Beaufort, South Carolina
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

Alvin ords has the best sandwiches I have ever tasted. Visited with my friends and we were very satisfied!

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Thank Tamara M
Charleston, South Carolina
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch one day and was amazed. Small little shack on the side of the road doesn't look like much but has amazing sandwiches! Very impressed and will stop in again next time I am in town!

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Thank jackson1277
hectorbeaufort, Owner at Alvin Ord's Sandwich Shop No 2, responded to this review

I love my customers!!! Thank you SO much for your kind review..see ya soon!! More 

San Diego, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

When it's marketed as a local favorite you hope it has some pizzazz but this missed the mark. Don't get me wrong, this place gets packed but when it comes down to it it's just an overpriced Schlotskys sandwich at the end of the day. The service and experience was less than wonderful for me but apparently it's a hit... More 

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hectorbeaufort, Owner at Alvin Ord's Sandwich Shop No 2, responded to this review

Am sorry you had a bad experience...as it turns out Alvin Ord"s is older than Schlotskys so we're not the copy...please come back in the next time you're in town and we'll try to knock your socks off!!! 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
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1415 Ribaut Rd, Port Royal, SC 29935-1132
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Port Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 843-524-8222
Description
http://www.yelp.com/biz/alvin-ords-sandwich-shop-no-2-port-royal
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?