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Darby Dan's Gourmet Sandwiches

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733 Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-1815
+1 650-876-0122
11:00 - 16:00
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Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Mon 11:00 - 15:00
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Thu - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Sat 11:00 - 16:00
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133 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent made to order sandwiches. No frills deli feel, lots of locals. On the corner from my hotel. I had the half crab/and shrimp salad. Portions sizes are generous. Loved the jalapeno kick.

Thank Tammy F
Fort Worth, Texas
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428 reviews
269 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 320 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Crab salad sandwich on Dutch Crunch was worth every penny of $8.75. Darby Dan at $8.95 enough for two. This place is a find on your way to catch your flight.

Thank Chuck N
South San Francisco, California
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

My sons love this place & eat here regularly, to me the sandwiches are good but average Nice thing is they offer warm food (lunch type) and a cute lil area to sit, not too many deli's do

Thank Lunarrr
San Francisco, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

quality sandwhich at a low cost I was very surprise by how great the sandwhich was and not to mention fresh veggies and meat to top it off ....... I would stay eating there not to mention going to eat there again today

Thank kingdbibbs1984
South San Francisco, California
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

I have had lunch from Darby Dan's for years. Mainly picking up and bringing back to the office for meetings. GREAT sandwiches - always very consistent. Never had a bad experience but be sure to specify what type of sandwich bread/roll you want. Most sandwiches come with a specific type. Can't go wrong with Darby Dan's!

Thank Leigh S
Compiegne, France
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123 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Walking distance from ramada hotel. Restaurant is serving good food. I has the sausage NY style and 2 beer under 20 dollar. Sandwich and fries were excellent.

Thank Emmanuel R
Hayward, California
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

The sandwiches here are very huge and tasty and are priced very reasonably. The staff are very polite and friendly and prepare the sandwiches with plenty of love and this is evident in that they very neatly made and not sloppy.My personal favorite is the " Piccolo " which is a 3 meat combo consisting of Ham,Turkey and Roast Beef... More 

Thank Lawrence W
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

Go for the Crab and/or shrimp salad sandwich on Dutch Crunch. Hearty servings. You won't be hungry! Guaranteed!

Thank Roxane N
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Come on,"This is my city I grew up in and this by far is the best sandwich shop around!!!!!" I have been eating here for years...the best brand meats fresh breads including dutch crunch. ....salads,Greek olives,try their secret garlic spread and chile sauce......yummy..

Thank Daniel A
Greenwood, Indiana
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259 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Long lines and small parking lots are usual for Darby Dan's. If not a native but try to get there every chance I get. They have the best deli type sandwiches but their hot meals are equally good. The stuffed meatball sandwich is really good. Homemade meatballs stuffed into a fresh french bread loaf, complete with Parmesan cheese/tomato sauce to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Delicatessen
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 733 Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-1815
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 650-876-0122

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