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McAlister's Deli

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1205 Grindstone Pkwy Ste 121, Columbia, MO 65201-3755
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Columbia, Missouri
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37 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I have eaten all kinds of food here. Soups, salads, subs, all of it FRESH and exceptional. I would not hesitate in eating here often....as I do.

Thank Douglas S
Kansas City, Missouri
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63 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

It was our first time to a McAlisters. I had the chicken tortilla soup with half sandwich, horseradish roast beef and cheddar. It was pretty good. My husband had the french dip with fire roasted veggie soup. There is a $2.49 upcharge for the soup instead of chips which seemed a little high since the sandwich was $8.49. The soup... More 

Thank Terry J
Baltimore, Maryland
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I visited McAlisters deli with a work friend while we were visiting the Columbia area. It's a nice place with a good selection. I had gotten a southwest chicken salad and it was delicious and fast. All prepared fast and fresh! Perfect stop for a quick and healthy lunch!

Thank Thomas S
Columbia, Missouri
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Love the unsweetened tea with lemon! Love the size. Chicken and dumplings are wonderful. Fast service. Great location. Plenty of seat/tables.

Thank BananaRed
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I've been to McAlister's Deli three times now and I've been meaning to write a review. Better late than never. I know that I rated this place as horrible despite being here three times, but hear me out. The first time I ate here, I got my order to go since I was with a group of friends and it... More 

Thank Haley P
Liberty, Missouri
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110 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

WoW...larger than expected for a strip mall store front! Nice and clean plus great service! Menu had a big variety to choose from besides unique sandwiches.....loaded potatoes, soups, Huge Nachos, many sides , flavored ice teas, something for everyone including a kid's menu. Everything was reasonably priced and portions were great. I really like this place!!!

Thank Terri C
Rainier, Oregon
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810 reviews
419 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 280 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This is a franchise deli which does a good job of providing average food to a largely college-age clientele (at least in Columbia). The roast beef and horseradish sandwich was edible, but appeared to actually be a Philly Cheesesteak in a panini bun. Lots of onions and peppers, but no evidence of horseradish (maybe the chef prepared the wrong sandwich?)... More 

Thank Kalamariverrat
Gonzales, Louisiana
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80 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

I just love this restaurant especially for a quick sandwich or soup. It's quick and comfortable and the people always take care of you. The bank to for always taking care of us.

Thank John M
United States
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31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Can never make up my mind when I am in town and stop by. Everything looks great and usually taste great. Service is spot on. Cannot go wrong with anything they sell! Stop by and see 4 yourself. Enjoy!

Thank Qprius
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77 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

My go to place for lunch or supper. The Columbia site has never run out of items, unlike Jefferson City. Although they both seem to be understaffed. My last visit was with my sister in Mid August is a case in point. Tables had not been bussed for some time. I had to move dishes to another table for us... More 

Thank Sharon B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, Healthy
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1205 Grindstone Pkwy Ste 121, Columbia, MO 65201-3755
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Columbia

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?