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Potbelly Sandwich Works

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One Convention Avenue, Philadelphia, PA
+1 215-382-0549
06:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 19:00
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Fast ..friendly service..near all the Penn Hospitals...Delicious soups and quality sandwiches and salads...a cute little place for lunch or snack..good value...stop the next time you visit Penn facilities

Thank Kenneth K
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

Location is perfect for a quick bite before or after an appointment at Perelman. Our sandwiches were very good but we found the employees to be decidedly miserable in contrast to the company slogan "Good Vibes, Great Sandwiches". There was an employee taking pre-orders on an iPad that was so clearly miserable it was almost comical. The individual who made... More 

1 Thank kborden195
Howell, New Jersey
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2015

After being highly recommended by staff in the hospital....this place became my favorite spot while my husband was in HUP. In the morning the steel cut oatmeal with bananas and walnut was my favorite. And lunch was always amazing. The chicken salad is amazing. Every time we go back this will definitely be our go to place!

1 Thank pepperz28
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2015

Stopped by twice and ordered 2 different sandwiches. The ham and cheese and Mediterranean chicken. Nothing special. I've heard the salads and milkshakes are good but did not order that. I would not get sandwiches from here again.

Thank CCZ_10
Media, Pennsylvania
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97 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2014

My favorites at Potbelly are the chick pea veggie salad and recently I had the chicken noodle soup. The salad is always fresh and crisp, and I usually ask for sweet and hot peppers added. The chicken noodle soup was just right. I usually take out from Potbelly and always enjoy what I get.

Thank Irvwr
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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152 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2014

Enjoyed sandwiches and milk shakes after medical appointments at HUP. Also enjoyed some milkshakes that my daughter brought me while I was a patient at the hospital a few week earlier! The place is always packed, but the lines move quickly. There's a patio with tables & chairs just outside that's great on nice weather days. There's seating inside, but... More 

Thank gdadtraveling
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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155 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2014

They were so kind. I finished Studying at night with a close friend and these friendly wonderful people, served me even after close! They were extremely friend and extremely Kind! Highly Recommended

Thank Issa K
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170 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014

This is a great place for an above-average sandwich. Anytime I see them in the airport, I eat there. They don't gouge you at all, and the sandwiches are great.

Thank takeitallin14
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254 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2014

We visited there yesterday while at the hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, just across the street. For a small place, the service was very good considering how many people were there from the hospital, both staff and visitors. The food was great and the prices were moderate. I think it is a lot better than the hospital cafeteria if... More 

Thank ronDover
North Plainfield, New Jersey
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2014

Upon first glance there was a long line of people waiting inside Potbelly. Since I am not patient enough to wait, I suggested we go somewhere else, however, my friend said, "oh, it's always like that". We went inside and waited on the line that moved rather quickly. A server was at the line taking our order and answering questions... More 

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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
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 8
Fast food, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: One Convention Avenue, Philadelphia, PA
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-382-0549

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