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The Original Steak and Hoagie

515 Plainsboro Rd, Plainsboro, NJ 08536-2003
+1 609-799-9600
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“hoagie” (7 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Fast food
515 Plainsboro Rd, Plainsboro, NJ 08536-2003
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Friendly place. The freshly baked bread makes a real difference. Sandwiches are loaded. Great value for your money. Great catering for parties.

Thank mrucci2017
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Good sandwich, delivered. Hot and tasty. If you are staying in princeton of plainsboro and need good sandwich delivered to your hotel, this is a nice option

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I like the idea that it is an old house that was converted to a walk in sandwich store. It makes one get curious and try it. I was impressed on how they make it. No fancy sandwich wrapped in paper. Best of all I...More

Thank Deyb T
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have really only had the Buffalo Chicken Cheesesteaks and French Fries. Both are excellent. To me this is not really a restaurant; more of a sandwich shop type place. Not much ambience, but it is clean and nice. When I been there around lunch...More

Thank 569robr
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This place can be hit or miss. I've been eating here on and off for about 7 years. Lunch time during the week can be busy, but it's slow since they don't always seem to have enough staff to make the sandwiches. Even calling ahead...More

Thank NJPorkchop
Reviewed 29 August 2016

By far my favorite sandwich shop in the NYC and Princeton area, a testament to how delicious the food is given the number of competing options available. Also the least expensive for seriously generous servings of meats, cheese, and vegetables on each grinder (hot sandwich)...More

Thank panda_skis
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The sandwiches here are all good, particularly the steak or Italian sandwiches. But what sets this place apart is the bread. It is amazing. Skip the fries if you aren't eating there. They don't travel well. But you can't go wrong with any sandwich. The...More

Thank Josh N
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I was looking for something quick after an afternoon appointment and came across this place on the review sites. So many reviews said I had to try the buffalo chicken (some were specific to the cheesesteak) hoagie. I went with the regular buffalo chicken because...More

Thank worktotravel14
Reviewed 26 March 2016

During my 10 day stay in Plainsboro I went 6 or 7 times for lunch to this place. They serve excellent sandwiches and good salads. The staff is very friendly and the prices reasonable.

1  Thank Marcel B
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Over the years I have eaten here many times but not for a while. I ate lunch here in December 15. I had a half of a turkey sub with provolone cheese, tomato, lettuce and pickles. It was delicious with very good bread. The prices...More

1  Thank blairkk25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Plainsboro Rd, Plainsboro, NJ 08536-2003
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Plainsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 609-799-9600
Mostly A Takeout Food Place... Sandwhich Shop With Cheesesteaks Etc.
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