20 Great Sandwiches in Atlanta
Our crazy-delicious guide to the lunchtime staple
With all due respect to the Earl across the pond, sandwiches—with their endless regional iterations and DIY ethos—feel quintessentially American. In Atlanta, a Deep South city with broad ethnic influences, some of the best meals between sliced bread include not just po’boys and fried green tomato sandwiches, but authentic banh mi and a pastrami on rye that even the most loyal New York deli hound wouldn’t turn up their nose at. —Sandwich picks by Evan Mah
Things that are not sandwiches
For the purpose of this list: burgers, hot dogs, wraps, open-faced “sandwiches,” and lobster rolls.