15 Classic Sandwiches That Make Lunch Legendary

Here they are, the 15 sandwiches that make lunch the most important meal of the day. From Reubens to French dips, lobster rolls to Philly steaks, they’re the best of the best — the sandwiches every true lunch-lover should know how to make. Master them, and you’re the honorary Earl of Sandwich.

1. Lobster Rolls

“I’ve paid over ten dollars for lobster rolls in Cape Cod and it wasn’t half as good as the ones my Mom taught me to make.” — Starr

Lobster Roll

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2. Lorraine’s Club Sandwich

“A wonderful club sandwich, just like one that you would pay $10 for at a restaurant.” — mominml

Lorraine's Club Sandwich

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3. Classic Cuban Midnight Sandwich

“This is one of the more famous sandwiches straight out of Cuba. Best served with fried plantain chips and a cold mamey milkshake!” — Pretty Pink Bullets

 

5. Banh-Mi Style Vietnamese Baguette

“The ingredients are fresh, delicious, and fill your mouth with marinated joy.” — Always The Hostess

Banh Mi_

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6. Reuben Sandwich I

“Best tasting Reuben, you will think you are at a great restaurant!” — Nancy D.

Reuben Sandwich II

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7. Delicious Egg Salad for Sandwiches

“Delicious and kid approved!” — Meagan Blackwood

Delicious Egg Salad for Sandwiches

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8. Easy Slow Cooker French Dip

“Beer adds a wonderful flavor! French fries make a great side dish, and they are good for dipping, too.” — lonwolf32

Easy Slow Cooker French Dip

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9. Sloppy Joe Mamas

“This is the real deal. Messy, yummy, kid-friendly perfection.” — Cosmicfuzz

Sloppy Joe Mamas

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10. Philly Steak Sandwich

“A bit different from a traditional Philly, but it has great flavor and makes an excellent sandwich.” — Jane

 

11. Monte Cristo Sandwich

“The real Monte Cristo with a nice thick batter. Enjoy with currant jelly.” — SEAWAKIM

Monte Cristo Sandwich

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12. Muffuletta Sandwich

“My Italian family loves this recipe! A crusty loaf of Italian bread cut in half and layered with olives, meats, and cheeses.” — Mary48

Muffuletta Sandwich

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13. Italian Subs

“A classic Italian sub with three kinds of meat and provolone. The kind you get in a mom and pop pizza joint.” — John

 Italian Subs

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14. Best Tuna Melt (New Jersey Diner Style)

“If you order a tuna melt in a New Jersey diner, you’ll get something very similar to this.” — COOKINGIRLLJ

Best Tuna Melt

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15. Cheeseburger

And, of course, the All-American cheeseburger. Or in this case, it’s Minnesota’s famous Juicy Lucy.

Juicy Lucy Burgers

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