Best Places to Grab a Sandwich in NH

Here are our reader favorite spots to enjoy a sandwich from mouth-watering subs to delicious sandwiches with all of the fixin's

About this special series: While we ask our readers to pick the best of the best each year in more than 100 Best of New Hampshire categories, there are many other worthy and outstanding favorites for each category, ranging from pizza to cupcakes and garden centers to home décor shops. New Hampshire Magazine wants to make sure these reader favorites get their own moment in the spotlight and we encourage you to check them out.

Hungry for lunch but short on time? Here’s where to go for the best sandwiches in the Granite State, including mouth-watering steak tip subs and an apple bottom cheese sandwich on homemade bread.

Bestof Logo 2022 Vector W HphcThis year’s Best of NH winners for best sandwich:

Biederman’s Sandwiches & Beer
1 Chase St., Plymouth
(603) 536-3354

Biederman’s is an iconic deli and landmark pub in downtown Plymouth that serves the ultimate hand-made sandwiches made with premium Boar’s Head meats and cheeses. Grab one, add a beer — relax and enjoy their friendly pub. From the famous Boa and classic Italian to the humble grilled cheese and a cup of soup, everything they serve comes from the heart.

This 2022 winner, is no stranger to the lime light. They have been named a Best of NH winner in both the Best Sandwich and Best Deli categories for various years dating back to 2012.


All Wrap City sandwiches come with a side of their homemade chips. Pictured here is the Cape Codder wrap.

Wrap City Sandwiches
Locations in Amherst, Derry, Concord, Epping, Londonderry, Manchester, Nashua and Tilton

Wrap City brings regional and international wraps, sandwiches, salads and flatbreads together under one roof. Their mission is to inspire people to try new and exciting flavor combinations that are age-old favorites as well as Wrap City created specialties.

With fresh ingredients, a creative menu (and fun sandwich names!), it’s no wonder to see why Wrap City is so popular and popping up all over the state.

Wrap City has won the Best Sandwich for a multi-location restaurant since 2021.

Editor’s menu pick: Cape Codder wrap. The usual chicken salad sandwich is elevated with diced apples, candied walnuts, cranberries, lettuce and tomato. The sandwich also pairs perfectly with Wrap City’s homemade sweet and salty chips.
– Morgen, digital operations and marketing manager

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Pressed Café has locations in Nashua, Salem and Bedford.

Pressed Café
Locations in Nashua, Salem and Bedford

Whether you’re grabbing a post-workout juice, fueling up for the day with an egg sandwich and a hot latte, or catching up with a friend over lunch, Pressed Café delivers a sophisticated and worldly experience like no other — and they do it all with exceptional and fast service. Check out their extensive all-day fast and casual menu that is designed with a Mediterranean flair and fresh local ingredients.

Nadeau’s Subs Salads Wraps
Locations in Exeter, Manchester and Concord

Nadeau’s subs has been a New Hampshire family-owned and operated sub shop since 1969. The original owner, Bob Nadeau, believed in providing the customer with premium quality subs using only the freshest and finest ingredients, with superior service in a clean, family-friendly atmosphere. These founding principles are just as important today as they were back then. Their famous steak tip sub is practically an institution in New Hampshire, but they also have a great variety of salads and cold sandwiches too. Oh, and don’t forget to order a side of waffle fries.

75 Mont Vernon St., Milford
(603) 249-5011

The team at Culture makes all of their own bread for their sandwiches. Their passion for their menu starts with sourcing high-quality ingredients that come directly from local farmers and artisans, and their impressive selection will help guide you through every indecisive lunch decision ahead.

Culture is the best of both worlds as it offers both breakfast and lunch options. For an adult twist on a familiar favorite, try the Apple Bottom Cheese, which features cheddar cheese with apple bacon jam pressed to a crunch and crispy perfection.

Have a sweet tooth or want to take a loaf home? You’re at the right spot; Culture was named the Best Bakery for the Monadnock Region for 2022.

Categories: Best of NH Reader Favorites, Best Places New Hampshire, Family-friendly things to do, Food & Drink