Pioneering Italians were not only the first to put tomatoes in cuisine, but were also the first people to take photographs of themselves pretending to hold up the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Delight in their inventiveness with today's Groupon: for $5, you get $10 worth of soups, subs, pastas, and more at Rubino's on Mount Hope Avenue.
For more than 50 years, Rubino's has been serving up a treasure trove of deli delights and authentic Italian fare. Sate surly stomachs with one of Rubino's hot or cold submarine sandwiches, including italian prosciutto ($5.19–$7.59) or the bib-worthy meatball sub ($5.19–$7.59). Sandwiches are swaddled in fresh breads and rolls baked in-house. Rubino's culinary coffers also include fresh salads served by the pound and a rotating menu of soups. Sweet-tooth migrations make regular stops at Rubino's in-house café for Fingerlake coffee and baked goods. Feed a party of five or another television cast with piping dishes of baked ziti ($45 to serve 15–20 people) or cold-cut trays ($34.90/10 people).