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McAlister's Deli

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1645 Reservoir St Ste 185, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-3745
+1 540-437-9619
Today
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Rock Hill, SC
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125 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

After traveling 6 hrs. from to the Poconos we were ready to eat. When the restaurant we intended to eat was closed, we spotted McAlister's and went there instead. very quick service, refreshed us enough to push on another hour and a half to our motel.

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Thank grand9mom
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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87 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

I was very disappointed all I ordered was a BLT had it barely had any bacon on the sandwich it should have been a lettuce sandwich the bacon that was on the sandwich was so limp and it was only 2 slices of bacon I wouldn't go here again if I returned to the area.

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Thank pokerolls
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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446 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2016

McAllister's aims to be a high end sandwich shop but it falls short. The food is average and more expensive than other places not far away. I am going to return and give it another try but I am not optimistic.

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Thank waterandmore
Shiloh, New Jersey
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2016

I love how accommodating they are and how the menu fits whatever mood you are in or what you might be in the mood for.

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Thank Ben M
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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171 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2016

Love stopping in here whenever we come to JMU. So much better than Panera or other places like that. I had the New Yorker sandwich. It was at least 2 inches thick with what felt like 5 lbs of meat in it! Love the Mac & cheese as a side. In fact our last time in town, we ordered to... More 

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Thank Chuck F
Matthews, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2015

We were looking for a place to eat a light dinner and found McAlister's Deli to be perfect. We ordered our meal at the counter and it was brought to our table in less than 10 minutes. Nothing was missing. I ordered a grilled cheese sandwich and squash soup and my husband had a burger with some sides. It was... More 

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Thank Linda S
Kegonsaman
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2015

This is a walk up and order your food and they deliver it to your seat, place. Food quality good, prices fair. large selection, but for first time visitors, reading the choices up on a wall is a bit daunting as descriptions are not clear. Service to table is prompt. Had to wait in line to order since only one... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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152 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2015

Food here is pretty similar to Panera. I really don't see too much of a difference, some decent sandwiches and soup. It's usually a lot less packed than the Panera nearby as well.

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Thank Bryan N
Harrisonburg, Virginia
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83 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2015

Lot of bread and not much meat, not much on the way you order either I spent more here and the food was not as good

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Thank travelingtarheel81
Stephens City, Virginia
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240 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

We were getting hungry in the Harrisonburg exit was indeed in the right place. After going round and round with what we wanted to eat we decided to eat at McAlisters Deli. We had the BBQ nachos the Italian sub and an order of macaroni and cheese for my daughter. The food hit the spot the cookies that we had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1645 Reservoir St Ste 185, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-3745
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Harrisonburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-437-9619

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?