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1124 W Jefferson St, Springfield, IL 62702-4802
+1 217-793-9101
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Best sub shop anywhere. You can't beat Head West subs. Don't miss these locations in Springfield, Illinois. You will be missing out on the best sandwich lunch you ever had.

Springfield, Illinois
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285 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Good sandwiches, fresh ingredients, casual atmosphere. Took my grandson for the first time and he loved it. Looking forward to their new facility opening

Thank Dawnie_Bird
Central Illinois
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Head West is on my wife's way home so once a week, she stops and picks up sandwiches and or salads. They are always great, they are always prepared the way we want them and they are always friendly providing service. We have tried almost every sandwich on the menu and have never been disappointed. The meat ball is a... More 

Thank 1_Illinois_traveler
Peoria, Illinois
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33 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

Best sub shop I have ever been to. They have great sweet bread, and I always get "the basics". The basics includes mayo and some italian dressing, and the combo of those two things along with the other basics (and bread) really take their sandwiches to the next level. I always get the sandwich toasted, and the flavors really burst... More 

Thank Joe J
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

Incredibly delicious! Their sweetbread sandwiches melt in your mouth. They have plenty of options from extra meat to veggie sandwiches and salads. They are always stocked up on Ben and Jerry's ice cream and Jones Soda. This particular restaurant gets extremely busy on the lunch hour. If you can, I suggest ordering ahead or waiting a bit til the rush... More 

Thank Jonathan B
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

We stopped here for lunch since it got good reviews here and we just needed something simple between stops. Sandwiches were delicious! You have to get the sweet bread, it makes the sandwich! TONS of different sandwiches to choose from, and a kids combo option as well. They also have salads and a soup of the day.... and Jones soda-... More 

Thank AubsAndSean
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015

Loved the food, atmosphere and employees. Very fresh food. And fair prices on whatever you choose at this establishment

Thank Luvtoeat217
Central IL
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015

Now, I only want to eat Head West. But I live an hour away. Conveniently near two horrible subways. I try to stop by on my way out of town to pick one up for dinner as often as I can but it's rare. I get the ham & cheese. That's not their best I'm betting but I love it.... More 

Thank nevergets2go
Fishers, Indiana
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161 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2015

Forget the chains, go West! This feels like shop on Maui or in LA. Massive subs (beware, they are really big); on "sweet" bread, fresh ingredients and gnarly service. Piles of meat which tasted like fresh from a deli. These guys are good.

Thank Mez1961
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

I used to love Head West. However, my last two experiences were just horrible. The second to last experience the order was just minorly wrong so I figured it was an isolated incident. However, the second time, it was majorly wrong. The store had closed when I got my order so I called the day and talked to Justin. He... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 W Jefferson St, Springfield, IL 62702-4802
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-793-9101

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