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Long John's Sandwich Shop

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140B Morris St, Morristown, NJ 07960-4213
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

I was really craving a roast beef sub today. Strolled down to Long John's, asked for a Roast Beef sub, and was told...."No.". Winds up they were out of roast beef today, but would be getting more tomorrow. I'm not sure what to think of this. Wound up getting a bologna sub, and it was pretty darn good. But I... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

As a kid growing up in Morristown, the first dollar we earned went to buy a sub here. Of course this was the 70's. I was back visiting Morristown recently and the shop still smelled the same as I remember as a kids and the subs are just as good as I recall. Not much ambience but subs are still... More 

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2014

While it's true the place is nothing to look at, the subs make up for it! The staff is friendly (VERY talkative) and helpful. I've been eating here for years and hope to for years to come. Keep up the awesome work!

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Thank Pattie L
Morristown, New Jersey
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2014

Love their subs! I mean, the consistency and the flavor are just GREAT! Its a really small place, and the service can sometimes b slow, but the subs are very good!

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Thank suzy814
Morristown
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2014

I've been eating these lovely morsels since I was a boy growing up in Morristown during the 70;s... it's the bread! well done!

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Thank warrenbobrow
Southern New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2014

So, if appeared cleanliness is a concern, go elsewhere. I'm not saying they are not clean( or not) but the place was old and a bit run down. The restroom were flat out gross. The sub was ok, but not anything extra-ordinary. We were in a pinch and needed food so it worked. If we had any more time we... More 

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Thank MKTravels603
Morristown, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2014

I remember Long John’s being better and friendlier after I got out of the Navy in the early 70’s. The “Long John” sub I had today was a lot of bread with less filler (meats and cheese) than I remembered. The place hasn’t changed in appearance, just older.

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Thank MitchPhyllis65
Morristown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2013

Our favorite sub shop in Morristown. Subs 10; location & atmosphere 1. Fresh ingredients, the best roll, made to your specifications. Located underneath the elevated tracks at Morristown train station at Elm & Morris; true diner-style red-laminate tables; tea & soft drinks from the cooler case. True small town urban vibe.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2013 via mobile

I've been going to Long John's since they opened in the late 60's. It was located down the hill from my grade school and kids could sneak out at lunchtime. Ah, the good old days of an open campus. Long John's ain't pretty. Don't expect ambiance, decor or charm. Some might call the decor "gritty." It's just real. The food... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2012

Same as its always been. Big filling delicious Jersey subs on fresh bread and all the traditional toppings. No gourmet sandwiches or panini bread here. No roasted tomatoes. Just good old salami, bologna, turkey breast and roast beef with provalone and American cheese, maybe some swiss. No ambience. There are a few hard booths, but this is really a take... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140B Morris St, Morristown, NJ 07960-4213
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Morristown

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