As the birthplace of the classic turkey sandwich, it’s no surprise that Colorado is home to some of the best places to get your hands on one.
From traditional delis to modern restaurants and even food trucks, there are plenty of options for finding a delicious turkey sandwich in this great state. Whether you’re looking for something quick and easy or a gourmet experience, you can find it in Colorado with just a little bit of searching.
When it comes to choosing a place for a good turkey sandwich, there are several criteria that should be taken into consideration. First and foremost is quality; what kind of ingredients are used?
Are they fresh? Is the bread made on-site or sourced from elsewhere? All these factors will affect the overall taste and satisfaction levels when it comes time to enjoy your meal.
Atmosphere also plays an important role when selecting where to have your lunch or dinner. Does the restaurant have outdoor seating or is it strictly indoor dining? Is there music playing in the background or is it more subdued?
These details might seem minor but they can all add up to create an enjoyable dining experience – something that everyone should keep in mind when looking for their perfect turkey sandwich spot!
1. The Bagel Deli & Restaurant
Walking into The Bagel Deli & Restaurant, it is immediately clear that this is an old-school Jewish comfort-food purveyor.
The no-frills, circa-1967 diner is serious about Jewish soul food, including sandwiches and bagels.
The menu includes a variety of flavors and cream cheese options. Sandwiches include pastrami, corn beef brisket, turkey sliced thin on fresh bread. These sandwiches are huge and delicious!
Even after sitting for a few hours the bread remains fresh and not soggy. Lox was also very fresh as were the bagels. Prices may seem a bit high but the quality of the food makes up for it easily!
The staff at The Bagel Deli & Restaurant are incredibly friendly with positive attitudes that make customers feel welcome and taken care of. Service is fast considering how busy they usually are and drinks never hit less than halfway full between refills.
They have great selections for breakfast and lunch – egg salad or tuna sandwiches with just the right amount of spices – all made with top quality ingredients.
Overall, The Bagel Deli & Restaurant far exceeded our expectations; the food was fantastic, the establishment was very clean, customer service was great and service exuded a "mom & pop" shop feel making it an enjoyable experience even more so than expected!
2. Butterhorn Bakery & Café
A cozy and inviting café, Butterhorn Bakery & Café is a great spot for breakfast, lunch, and brunch. With a variety of options from giant two-handed sandwiches to shields of cinnamon rolls, there’s something for everyone.
The ingredients are always fresh and the food is served in a timely manner. The atmosphere is cozy and inviting and the staff are friendly. Prices are reasonable for the amount of food you get – expect to pay between $17-20 per person including drinks.
The restaurant layout could use some improvement but they manage seating well and food comes out quickly.
Options are varied with lots of vegetarian choices available as well as gluten free options – don't miss out on their egg and bacon sandwich or their 10 mile Turkey sandwich! Mike's service was excellent; things happened fast with superb quality.
Overall, Butterhorn Bakery & Café offers an enjoyable dining experience with fresh ingredients at a reasonable price.
With its cozy atmosphere, friendly staff, delicious food choices, it's definitely worth checking out!
3. The Maté Factor
Mate Factor is a great option for those looking for a delicious and fresh sandwich. With four different breads, several meats, cheeses, and ingredients to choose from when making your own sandwich, you can be sure you’ll get something tasty.
The prices are great too – sandwiches are around 10 each. For those looking for a healthier option, Mate Factor offers vegan sandwiches like the Pikes Peak Special.
The café also serves hot and cold sandwiches and wraps that are all made with fresh ingredients. The “special sauce” on their turkey sandwich is especially delicious!
They even use wheat grown on their own farm in Kansas to make the bread! If you're craving something after 9pm, Mate Factor is one of the few places open 24 hours (except Saturdays).
Breakfast sandwiches are also available at Mate Factor – try the roast beef breakfast sandwich for a real treat! And don't forget their thick potato chips to go with your meal.
If you're not in the mood for a sandwich or wrap, they also offer yerba mate drinks and pastries as well as soups n salads.
All in all, Mate Factor is definitely worth checking out if you're looking for an enjoyable meal with fresh ingredients at an affordable price point.
4. Piggin’ Out SmokeHouse
Diners looking for a great place to try some new, tasty BBQ are sure to be satisfied with Piggin’ Out SmokeHouse. This quick-serve smokehouse offers an outdoor seating area where customers can watch their meats being slow cooked in a unique atmosphere.
The menu is full of classic BBQ dishes such as ribs, pulled pork and turkey sandwiches, all of which are cooked fresh and served hot.
The flavor in each dish is creative and delicious; the brisket is especially tender and juicy with a light smoky flavor. The selection also includes some unique options such as a raspberry chipotle sauce that adds an extra kick to the sandwich.
Customers can also choose from several sides including coleslaw, potato salad and baked beans. A sampler platter is available for only $39.99, which provides enough food for three to four people.
The service at Piggin’ Out SmokeHouse is fast and friendly; the staff monitors food closely to ensure it's always hot when served.
They have an extensive sauce selection so customers can find something that fits their tastes perfectly, along with fresh pickles and onions that add flavor to any meal. The restaurant also offers catering services for events of all sizes so everyone can enjoy their delicious food!
Overall, Piggin’ Out SmokeHouse offers great tasting food with attentive service in a unique outdoor setting; it's definitely worth checking out if you're looking for delicious BBQ!
5. Tommy’s Subs
Tucked away in the corner of a small town, Tommy’s Subs is an enduring, family-owned sandwich shop that offers classic subs and cheesesteak sandwiches.
This family-run joint has a mellow, old-school atmosphere with an inviting ambiance.
The menu offers a variety of options including hot or cold subs as well as specialties like wraps and philly cheese steaks. All sandwiches are made on fresh, high quality bread with plenty of fillings to choose from.
Toppings like mixed onions and peppers add something special to each sandwich. Additionally, customers can opt for the house made pepper relish for an extra kick.
Service is quick and friendly with sweetheart cashiers who accommodate customers with dietary restrictions or requests for specific items such as veggie sandwiches.
Prices are about as much as you would expect to pay for a local sub shop which makes this place great value for money.
Whether you’re looking to grab a sandwich on the go or sit down at their cozy restaurant, Tommy’s Subs have something delicious in store for everyone!
6. Scratch Deli and Bakery
Sitting in the heart of downtown, Scratch Deli and Bakery is the perfect spot for a delicious sandwich. The quality is excellent and sandwiches are huge! Choose your style of bread, your meat, your veggies, your toppings or sauces; it's all up to you.
Turkey, bacon and avocado sandwich was hot and delicious with ingredients that were fresh and tasty. The bread was so delicious and perfectly toasted.
The service was fast and friendly in a beautiful setting. Not only did they have delicious food but the best customer service that made it worth the money.
Despite being out of roast beef and turkey on our visit, we got really good sandwiches stacked high with meat that cost $14 each – pretty steep but worth it!
The reuben sandwich shown below was fantastic! They also offer traveler's sandwich option which means they separate dry and wet ingredients; definitely something unique to try out!
There's also a good selection of cold salads to choose from as well as homemade baked treats with deli sandwiches like cajun blue cheese which was really good too.
The staff provided a fun yet chill experience while working hard to keep up with all the orders in an efficient manner. It may not be the cleanest place around but it sure provides an enjoyable experience while enjoying some great food in their small eating area inside with bar tables or outside with a perfect view of downtown.
If you're ever in town looking for an awesome sandwich then Scratch Deli & Bakery is definitely worth checking out – even if it is pricey ($40 for 2 sandwiches without drinks).
7. Eats & Sweets
Walking into Eats & Sweets, you can’t help but be impressed. The colorful neighborhood café serves up local ice cream, made-to-order sandwiches, salads and bakery items all within a cozy atmosphere.
Service is always polite and professional, with ample tables and seats for those looking to stay a while. Prices are reasonable too!
The sandwiches here are amazing – a much larger portion than expected. You can choose from tuna, egg salad, turkey & ham sandwiches or make your own with fresh bread and lots of fresh veggies.
Gluten free options are available for those with allergies or dietary restrictions too! The food is cooked on demand and is always delicious.
If you’re looking for something sweet after your sandwich, Eats & Sweets has you covered!
Their extensive list of sweets includes sundaes, shakes, ice cream, cheesecake and mousse – all freshly made and absolutely delicious. My girlfriend and I both thought the cheesecake was the best we had ever tasted!
Overall this is an excellent place to come for lunch or dinner – whether it’s just for yourself or with friends or family.
You get more than what you expect here at Eats & Sweets; friendly service coupled with great food at good prices make this locals favorite worth checking out!
8. O’Brien’s Café
Bustling with activity, O’Brien’s Café is a great place to grab a tasty turkey sandwich.
The café has a homey, diner feel and is kept very clean. Service is friendly and speedy, making it suitable for even the busiest of lunches.
The menu offers an array of classic diner fare as well as some unique twists. The roast beef sandwich is highly recommended, and their homemade pies are to die for!
For breakfast lovers, they have eggs any style, omelets, bacon, ham, hash browns and all the traditional favorites you could want. They also offer burgers and fries for lunch.
The food is always fresh and made with love here at O’Brien’s Café. Customers rave about the Trapper Burrito which combines hashbrowns and chicken in one delicious package!
Plus the coffee refills are frequent here so you can enjoy your meal without worrying about getting thirsty too quickly.
Overall O’Brien’s Café offers delicious food in a friendly atmosphere that makes it perfect for both quick lunches or leisurely breakfasts.
With its variety of options from classic diner fare to unique twists on sandwiches you won't be disappointed by this eatery!