Putting a man on the moon was briefly considered mankind's greatest achievement, until Neil Armstrong invented sliced bread. Savor civilization's finest creation with today's Groupon: for $5, you get $10 worth of subs and salads at The Brown Bag Deli.
Sandwich artists stack The Brown Bag Deli’s menu.pdf) with 30 hot and cold subs, complemented by a succinct offering of salads. Lunch combos ($5.39+) offer a workday respite, pairing piles such as the sizzling pepperoni-pizza sub with a choice of chips, potato salad or macaroni salad, and a fountain drink. Pastrami Reubens overflow with sauerkraut, swiss cheese, and thousand-island dressing ($3.39+). A substantial chicken, avocado, and cheese sub ($3.39+) sates hard-earned appetites, and those aiming for a lunchtime lighter than helium-filled water wings can opt for a salad in the chef ($5.49) or garden ($3.19) variety.
Brown Bag Deli
As its name implies, Brown Bag Deli focuses its culinary efforts almost exclusively on fresh sandwiches. The shop’s staff stands ready to fashion any meat and veggie-packed sandwich from the deli's menu of more than 30 choices, such as liverwurst and bologna, or genoa and smoked ham. The restaurant also pairs its subs with sweet and sugary sides that range from chips and pickles to carrot cake and cookies, all of which make great bargaining chips for lunch trades that fetch strangers’ savings bonds.