- $16 for two panino and two beverages ($31.90 value)
- See the menu.
Legend has it Deano and Eddie Panino worked for a family in the Bronx that may have been connected to the mob. Wanting to transition into a business where the only danger of sleeping with the fishes was falling asleep next to a tuna melt, the two opened a sandwich shop. Inspired by pizza and traditional Italian sandwiches, the brothers combined the two into their version of a panino—a sandwich made on flatbread that is baked and then rolled up. The fillings are endless, ranging from hot dogs and chili in the Chicago Overcoat to chicken, three cheeses, and dressing in the Caesar Cardini. Panino Brothers also serves burgers, pizza, wings, and steak.
But diners don't just congregate at the restaurant for the food; the welcoming atmosphere also draws them in. An electronics showroom worth of flat-screen TVs hang on the walls, and there are several Golden Tee machines. Guests can even push a few tables together to play poker. And happy-hour specials run for much of the day and late night, including 2 to 6 p.m. and 9 to close.
87% of 423 customers recommend
“good food, friendly service.”
“Order the Buffalo Chicken Nachos, Yummy!”
“slow but capable service. allow plenty of time to dine. need help? Nice big screen TVs. was actually quiet dining. booth seats were just wooden....no cushions! ...”
“slow but capable service. allow plenty of time to dine. need help? Nice big screen TVs. was actually quiet dining. booth seats were just wooden....no cushions! Smoking allowed on patio so ...caution to the non-smokers!!! generous portions. Might try it again!”