Unlike cinematic love scenes, sandwiches can be enjoyed in the company of parents without embarrassment. Dodge future moments of uneasiness with today’s Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of deli fare and more at Gus & Paul’s.
Gus & Paul’s sets mouths watering and lips smacking with a delectable menu of handcrafted delights. Specialty sandwiches, including the Robin Hood, which hides salami, cheddar, and mustard between rye ($5.99), and the Hall of Fame, with grilled chicken and avocado ($7.49), challenge destructive teeth to bulldoze meat and bread skyscrapers, and sizzling bovine slices from the Meatiest Loaf quell carnivorous fangs ($9.99). Habitual herbivores and brontosauruses lost in time can mash the leaves of Gus’s greek salad, featuring stuffed grape leaves, feta, and spicy Greek olives holding court in a pantheon of lettuce ($7.99). Early birds who don’t believe in sunrises are catered to with all-day breakfast that features hearty morning cuisine, such as cheese and blueberry blintzes served with sour cream ($5.99), thickly sliced challah french toast ($4.99), and a smattering of boiled bagels slathered in cream cheese ($1.25–$6.99).
Gus & Paul’s boasts assorted fizzy flavors of Dr. Brown’s soda to tickle tonsils and subdue tenacious sweet teeth ($1.39). Starving window-shoppers can browse the brightly lit glass cases for a sneak peek at their meal, while anthropomorphic rice cakes can visit flour-based cousins in the certified kosher bakery.
Gus & Paul’s has been featured on The Republican and Examiner.com. Five Insider Pagers give Gus & Paul’s an average of five stars, and seven TripAdvisors give it an average of four owl eyes. > * Breads are baked daily, cakes and confections are prepared to order and breakfast is served all day. If you are looking for lighter fare the chef salad is renown. – Julie Cecchini, Examiner.com > * The staff was really friendly and I would definitely eat there again! –restaurantgirl2, TripAdvisor
East Forest Park
1209 Sumner Ave.
Springfield, Massachusetts 01118Get Directions