The Butt/Untamed Sandwich
This Summer take advantage of NYC’s amazing multicultural food scene with these amazing non-traditional sandwiches as well as some classics to keep you energized when you’re at the Beach, the Park, you’re favorite outdoor spots.
The Sabich -My favorite of the Middle Eastern pita sandwiches, a combo of Eggplant, Humus, hard boiled egg, pickles and tahini, I like Nish Nush (88 Reade Street) and Taim’s (45 Spring Street). Top it with some Shrug, Middle Eastern hot sauce.
Adana Grill’s Lamb Doner, Loads of tasty, juicy lamb meat topped with salad and hot and white sauce. Wash it down with a Tamak Sour Cherry juice. 723 3rd Avenue
Untamed Sandwich -Their The Butt, Cider braised Pork with Broccoli Rabe, pepper jelly and Cheddar was both awesome and a great example of their twists on the not so humble sandwich .43 West 39th Street
Pig Guy NYC- Love their Chorizo Hot Dog w/Chimmichurri, red onions and crema. Mac and cheese is a must have side here. Of course you really need a side slab of one of their Bacon’s, my fave the Maple Sriracha glazed.Yum:) Gansevoort Market, 52 Gansevoort Street
DiPalo’s I come here for their handmade Mozz balls, Meatballs, Homemade sauce and tasty Italian deli goodies. Their Italian Combo on Foccacia, a mix of high quality Italian meats and cheeses is the perfect grab and go. 200 Grand Street
Miracle at Brand’s– Their All American is a classic on roids! Roast Beef, Turkey, Ham and American cheese with L&T and mayo on a hero. Here they make them big…as in epic big so eat it and two sessions while working on your tan.44 West Park Avenue Long Beach, NY
City Sandwich’s Roberto. This NyPortoiIal sandwich shops Tuesday special, marinated Pig,Portuguese style bacon, caramelized onions and Jalapenos with a splash of olive oil. 649 9th Avenue
Abe’s Pitaria– Chicken Israeli, Chunks of tender chicken with Israeli salad and tahini in pita. Ask for their homemade hot sauce. 32 West Park Avenue, Long Beach, NY
Eons Healthy Pita’s , I load mine up with Lamb, Beet salad, Greek salad and Feta spread. 633 2nd Avenue
Baz Bagel- The Pretty in Pink is a beautiful combo of Nova Lox with fresh dill draped over Beet Horseradish Cream Cheese on a Pumpernickel Everything bagel(I added sliced tomato) open faced. Served with a side(Cole slaw, potato salad or fruit salad) and a pickle. Baz Is located at 181 Grand Street