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Brass Bear Delicatessen

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190 Alamo Plz, Ste E, Alamo, CA 94507-1567
+1 925-820-4698
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Incredible sandwiches, longstanding business that is great at what they do. Fantastic breads and meats and the sandwiches are made to order. Service is excellent and the shop has a great vibe to it. Lines tend to be long and can take a little while, but if you have the time and money for it, can't beat their sandwiches.

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Thank Russell M
Alamo, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Their sandwiches are the best. The quality is consistent. The staff is welcoming. When my family visits from out-of-town, they buy Brass Bear sandwiches shortly after arriving, and they buy sandwiches the day before they leave. I would give the Brass Bear ten stars if possible.

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Thank Joan B
Alamo, California
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

It's a deli. But, the food is very good and the owners and their staff are fabulous. Trip Advisors wants more words, but what else is there but good food and fine service.

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Thank Alec M
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Friendly owner, congenial professional efficient staff. High quality meats & accompaniments. Some customers have been going to Brsss Bear 15+ years, a testament quality & service.

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Thank GeorgeBasics
Alamo, California
1 review
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We have been frequenting this delicatessen for years now, and it is always excellent. The owner and employees are clean, polite and everything is fresh and consistently good. Great, tasty sandwiches!

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Thank Ellie F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

If your looking for a great sandwich this is the place! Don't waste your money anywhere else. Great service and impeccably clean. They take great pride in everything they make.

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Thank Kim E
San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2014

I wish I lived closer to this place. I'd eat lunch here every week if it were in my neighborhood. My spouse and I were travelling via car and wanted to pick up sandwiches for a picnic. We did an internet search and found this place. It turned out to be perfect for us. We ordered two sandwiches, one turkey,... More 

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Thank Michael M
Bay Area California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2011

This hidden deli in the Alamo Plaza has great lunchtime sandwiches, and the owner is always friendly and knowledgeable. Try their Saags liverwurst sandwich, to die for!

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Thank Denzo1
Alamo, California
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2011

AS Asian and European business associates visit the San Francisco East Bay, as hosts, we often take them for coffee or lunch at the Brass Bear Deli in Alamo and Walnut Creek. This traditional European Deli serves exceptional coffee, rolls, sandwiches and salads more often enjoyed on the streets of Paris and other European cities. It is great food for... More 

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Reviewed 5 March 2008

good sandwhiches..

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Alamo Plz, Ste E, Alamo, CA 94507-1567
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alamo
  • Phone Number: +1 925-820-4698

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?