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Antonelli's Deli

1354 N Magnolia Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020-1620
+1 619-440-8460
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwiches” (40 reviews)
“bread” (19 reviews)
“egg salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
1354 N Magnolia Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020-1620
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Reviewed yesterday

A local sandwich shop in an industrial area. Excellent food, extensive menu, decent prices, limited seating. If you decide to eat in you will be with local working people who seem to eat here regularly.

Thank ndf60
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is absolutely one of the best Deli's is Southern California. Every time we are in El Cajon we try to hit this for a fantastic sandwich. We've tried the Reuben, the hot Pastrami, the French Dip, and multiple times for each. All sandwiches are...More

Thank tpguess
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Sandwich was excellent. Worth the wait! The service was excellent and it’s a quaint little spot. Will be back!

Thank chrisjhurst1
Reviewed 31 December 2017

After seven hours of traveling we wanted something quick but not greasy fast food. I got on trip advisor and saw Antonelli's deli as one of the top places in El Cajon. First of all it isn't like El Cajon has a huge list of...More

Thank S5146TXadamm
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great sandwich . little bread and alot of meat, perfect for any age. Alot of variety and very friendly atmosphere

Thank G5874BEjamest
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I'm lucky to work near Antonelli's. We've often ordered sandwiches ahead for a lunch pick-up. The trick is ordering ahead. The place is ALWAYS busy (in my experience), so the wait can be long if you walk in. There are places to sit, but parking...More

Thank Elwren
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I've had these sandwiches a couple time very good and tastes fresh. Had the Italian sandwich. Bread is really good and that's always one of the better parts of the sandwich. Will eat here again.

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Ordered a great sub sandwich there. They have a huge menu but I guess are noted for subs. At lunch the line is out the door.

Thank Joyce c
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We stopped by here for lunch during a recent business visit in the area. We got in around lunch time but there was still enough place to sit (both inside and outside). There is a good amount of options for the sandwiches. The order came...More

Thank AvdV80
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I heard a lot about this place so we finally went! The sandwiches were huge. I got the roast beef and the flavor really wasn't that over the top compared to other good deli sandwiches. Perhaps because it was a basic sandwich. My boyfriend got...More

Thank Stephanie H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1354 N Magnolia Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020-1620
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Cajon
  • Phone Number: +1 619-440-8460
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