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Potbelly Sandwich Works

1299 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2400
+1 202-393-6655
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (38 reviews)
“meatball sub” (3 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
1299 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2400
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The place was difficult to set, and be comfortable for conversation with friends. We sat on stools and ate at the counter - seemed very crowded with canisters and pastry food items.

Thank mrenderle2016
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Sandwiches were ok. Bathrooms were a cesspool of germs and we're terribly maintaines. Chili was possibly not chili but rather ketchup and beans. Highly not recommended

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I’ve been to a couple different PotBellys. As always they rise above and produce good customer service and the food is wonderful. Facilities were clean, organized, and inviting. Check them out!

Thank dlock748
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Decided to try this because of the unique name and it was close to my hotel. This is not your typical submarine sandwich shop. It has some unique items on the menu and all of the food is fresh. Employees were not all that friendly...More

Thank Eddy O
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is not the Potbelly we ate at (ours was at 1400 New York Ave just a couple of blocks from the White House) but my wife and I had a very nice lunch. I had the turkey club and my wife had some turkey...More

Thank Frisbee_0905
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great option for a quick meal if you are hurrying to catch a train or bus. Many super combinations available for under $8. They move the line very quickly with a well organized team, despite the many choices. I enjoyed a tasty Chicken Mediterranean Sub...More

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Potbelly for lunch. The line was long and seating was limited. The sandwiches were very good, but a little pricey. Only bottled drinks were available.

Thank deanfanga
Reviewed 11 July 2017

They make a really good sandwich. We had the turkey sandwiches and it was delicious. It was pretty crowded, but we were lucky to find a table. They do wonderful things to the humble sandwich.

Thank JRD222
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The staff was very friendly and helpful to a pair of out-of-towners who have never eaten at Potbelly's before. The sandwiches were delicious and even their sides were great! The price was well within our range and a great place for a quick bite!

Thank BrianDani
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I had the grilled chicken salad and my husband had a turkey sandwich. They were both very good. My salad was big! Got the Potbelly signature dressing, I would recommend it. He also ate here for breakfast the next morning. Inside and outside covered dining.

Thank jillianrene
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 10
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1299 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2400
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-393-6655
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