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The Island Chef

184 US Route 302, Glen, Bartlett, NH 03838-6304
+1 603-383-0200
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  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“cuban sandwich” (14 reviews)
“sandwiches” (25 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Deli, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
184 US Route 302, Glen, Bartlett, NH 03838-6304
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I read one of the other reviews extolling the delicious best-in-the-world Cuban Sandwich, and had to try it so I dragged my extended family along. Holy-Schmoly the review was right; it WAS the best Cuban sandwich I've ever had! But wait...there's more: out of this...More

Thank David_The_Blue
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

I stopped here for lunch today. It’s a small shop with mainly outdoor eating. It’s almost more of a snack shack than a restaurant, but they have high quality ingredients. I got the large Cuban (9.99), a soda from Maine, and a bag of chips...More

Thank Lucas D
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Hidden gem in the Mount Washington Valley. Sandwiches are amazing, place is hospital clean and soups are super healthy and delicious. If you like Cuban sandwiches stop in and treat yourself......owner/ operator is super friendly and committed to excellence !!! Driving to Attatash.....a great lunch...More

Thank glaffey75
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch on our way to Portland, ME from the Mt. Washington Auto Road. Being from FL we love Cubans and this was a good one. Small place, that appears to do a good bit of takeout business. I bought...More

Thank Ryan K
theislandchef, Owner at The Island Chef, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Hi Ryan. Thank you for your review. Fixed the pickle issue. There in the refrigerator now, our Deli has been way to hot for the pickle barrel this last week. Sorry about the pickle. The next time you're in I'll give you a big jar...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have tasted Cubans from the Caribbean to South Miami to resorts around the globe and this is by far the best. The combination of ham and pork with pickle and a special aioli makes for a delicious and unique combination. The...More

1  Thank jonathb5
theislandchef, Owner at The Island Chef, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you for your kind review! I'm so happy you liked my Cuban. Hope to see you again! Caryn

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Wow ! What a talented baker and amazing staff . Find your way to this gem in the Valley . The cakes are to die for the cookies are fabulous and if you love breads you need to hurry they go fast for good reasons...More

Thank cynthiajw2014
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for directions & was immediately distracted by the delicious baked items&size iof the sandwiches the counter person was making. Stop in -you won’t be disappointed

Thank Lynne L
theislandchef, Owner at The Island Chef, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you for stopping in!! Come back soon!

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the Cubans and ginger beer we picked up to have for lunch. We would definitely go back...maybe even pick up a sandwich for the ski hill or hiking!

Thank Brigitte S
theislandchef, Owner at The Island Chef, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We certainly hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 27 March 2018

besides a great cuban sandwich , the assortment of culinary goods is remarkable. a small but fun place to look over all the goodies.

Thank nycnyc12
theislandchef, Owner at The Island Chef, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Thank you for your kind review! Hope to see you again soon. Caryn

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Cuban panini is incredible! Cute, comfy place with a nice area by the wood burning stove to sit, eat, and relax. Lots to look at and shop for while you wait for food to be prepared. There's even a cute little pet treat section! The...More

Thank boardgirl1220
theislandchef, Owner at The Island Chef, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you for your very kind review. It made our day! :)

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Response from jonathb5 | Reviewed this property |
The Island Chef’s strengths are not in its vegan options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 395 - US$ 995
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 6:30 PM
11:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 184 US Route 302, Glen, Bartlett, NH 03838-6304
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Bartlett  >  Glen
  • Phone Number: +1 603-383-0200
The Island Chef is a gourmet style sandwich shop and deli. Our specialty is our Cuban Sandwich, The only real Cuban in the north country.
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