10 Texas-Sized Sandwiches to Order in Corpus Christi
photo credit to Instagram user @zamography
It's the best day of the year: National Sandwich Day!
Celebrate right with these must-try sandwich spots in Corpus Christi.
1The Chicken Salad Sandwich
Where: Bonn A-Petit
Bonn A-Petit has got the sandwich game down and ready to go for home, events, or magical special occasions (ahem, National Sandwich Day). With a southern French twist, Bonn A-Petit brings fresh, homemade tastiness for a party on your palette. 4301 S. Alameda St.
2Build-Your-Own Epic Sandwich
Where: Czech-Mex Bakery & Cafe
Best part about Czech-Mex Bakery & Cafe? The homemade bread. Any sandwich of choice will do at this downtown favorite! Head on over and get to chewin’! Don't forget to save room for a cookie or two. 711 N. Carancahua St.
3The Bahn-Mi Sandwich
Where: D'Lish Food Truck
You can pick up unique, Instagram-worthy Filipino-fusion grub at the D’Lish Food Truck. The Bahn Mi sandwich is absolutely amazing tasting street-food, often located at the Visitor Information Center during the monthly A La Mano food truck event. Find where they will be today using the CC Food Truck Finder.
4The Texas Wave
Where: Hester’s Cafe
A local favorite, Hester’s Cafe has been serving up breakfast and lunch favorites for over ten years. The Texas Wave Panini is a must-have sandwich with Roasted turkey breast, avocado, tomatoes, Monterrey Jack and lettuce with chipotle-mayo on ciabatta bread. Truly magical.
6-Points: 1714 S. Alameda St.
Lamar Park: 3812 S. Alameda St.
5The Carne Asada Calzone
Where: House of Rock
Available only for a limited time is the sandwich many locals are swooning over: The Carne Asada Calzone. Come chow down on an Italian-Tex-Mex taste of heaven at the House of Rock kitchen with craft beer and cocktails at the bar. 511 Starr St.
6The Chix-Mix Salad Sandwich
Where: Hula Peach
New to Corpus Christi is this fresh deli with an incredibly expansive menu. Hula Peach offers items such as the Acai fruit bowls, fresh made-to-order smoothies and mouth-watering sandwiches served with homemade chips. Try the Chix-Mix chicken salad for ultimate satisfaction. 3823 S. Staples
7The Roast Beef
Where: Shoreline Sandwich Co.
8The Planet Sub
Where: Small Planet
With tasty homemade soups, sandwiches and fantastic desserts, Small Planet rocks at giant made-to-order sandwiches. Get a taste of the signature Planet Sub, packed with hard salami, oven gold turkey, swiss cheese, purple onions, jalapenos and pesto sauce served hot on a jalapeno cheese bun. 5625 Saratoga Blvd. Suite 117
9The Tangy Hawaiian
A local hidden gem, Sugarbaker’s is a popular lunch spot located by central Corpus Christi. With many gourmet sandwiches, it’s hard to pick which one stands out from the rest. Have a sweet-tooth? Then get the sweet taste of the Tangy Hawaiian! This baby is served on a fresh baked croissant; topped with shaved ham, Swiss cheese, sweet and spicy honey Dijon, sliced fresh pineapple, thinly sliced tomato and crispy lettuce. It's all that and a bag of chips. 2766 Santa Fe St.
10The Sesame Ahi Tuna
Where: Surfside Sandwich Shoppe
The best way to get a taste of the Gulf Coast is by bringing the crew over to Padre Island at the Surfside Sandwich Shoppe! Try the one-of-a-kind Sashimi grade Ahi tuna with sesame seeds, seared rare, served over coleslaw with sesame sauce in a SANDWICH at this magical lunch spot. 15113 S. Padre Island Dr.
What's your favorite Corpus Christi Sandwich? Tell us in the Facebook comments or use #SeeCC to get your photo featured on our Instagram @VisitCCTexas!