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Potbelly Sandwich Works

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917 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4402
+1 301-562-9696
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here a few times, usuaully for a lunch break. long lines are common. snadwiches are standard for Potbellys.

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Thank Brit2380
Silver Spring, Maryland
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

Standard sandwiches and fixings, nice environment, especially when they have live music. Nice to stop in on farmers market day, Saturday. Best of all are their shakes, very highly recommended.

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Thank rit_49
Silver Spring, Maryland
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1,028 reviews
671 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Always before at Potbelly's, I've gotten the Turkey Sandwich with hot peppers (nice and tangy). For whatever reason, this time I tried their "Powerhouse Salad" (chicken with spinach leaves, hummos, cheese, tomatoes, and avocado in a citrus vinaigrette). All the mixing is up to you -- the ingredients are arranged like separate ice cream scoops when you get it --... More 

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Thank jaseaton
Norcross, Georgia
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82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Had a quick lunch - the tomato and chicken enchilada soups were good. They had a good lunch crowd, and the decor is fun. Maybe they'll expand to Georgia!

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Thank Mike P
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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83 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This chain of sandwich restaurants lacks quality food. In particular, the bread is not adequate. Can you have a sandwich shop without good bread? I guess so.

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Thank Fabrizziana
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
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82 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Got quick sandwiches after a long day and needing some quiet time. The Sunday evening vibe is a slower one. Food is good.

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Thank Lynne C
Knoxville, Tennessee
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

2nd time I have eaten at one of these chains. Portions a little small but good tasting. Nothing special. Wouldn't go out of my way to go again but wouldn't be adverse to eating there either.

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Thank docrobinson1991
Silver Spring, MD
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015

Quick, tasty sandwiches and big pickles. Won't go hungry here. Try the Clubby (secret sandwich usually) or the Wreck.

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Thank MarylandBill
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

This place has the best MilkShakes in the world. most people go for the food but once I tasted the Vanilla Shake, I was an instant fan.

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Thank taicem
Livonia, Michigan
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

Great place to visit after being on the road all day! Good fresh food! This area has many Potbelly stores, and our sandwiches were better than we remembered for it has been awhile since we have been to a Potbelly.

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Thank Ellen C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisine
American, Fast food, Soups, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 917 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4402
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 301-562-9696

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