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Sweetwater Deli

316 Canal St, Lemont, IL 60439-3604
+1 630-243-7210
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (3 reviews)
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
“gelato” (2 reviews)
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American, Soups
$$ - $$$
316 Canal St, Lemont, IL 60439-3604
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Love this place! All orders are made to order....very fresh! Generous helpings at good prices. My only reason for not giving a 5 rating is that the deli is very small, sometimes you wait, but it is worth it!

Thank Shari Eiland P
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Wow...If they move I'm moving too..lol I live downtown Lemont and it's nice to be able to walk down and get some good food. They have done a great job with the decor and their food is great. Deli style or order of the menu...More

1  Thank lov2eat2
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great sandwiches and soup. Not the greatest experience with the steak sandwiches. Everything else is very good though. Pricing is not cheap but quality is there and they have daily specials. I usualy go here once every couple of weeks. Also make sure you check...More

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Great sandwiches and burgers. Brought my staff here for a business lunch. Everyone enjoyed their food. It was quaint and fast.

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We have ordered from here numerous times over the past few months and the sandwiches are fantastic. The Gio (Boar's Head Buffalo Chicken and pepper jack cheese on a pretzel roll) is one of the best sandwiches I have had.

Thank Lairdluoma
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love this place. I now live out of state and was in just for 4 days, I ate here 3 of those 4 days. Their chop salad is fantastic I don't know what the house dressing is but it makes me want to...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

It's a great local deli. I like either the Ruben panini or the mufalota. All the Italian subs are great and they typically have homemade soup. Great place you should visit!

Thank SportingClays3200
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Sandwiches and salads are fresh made and delicious- bakery is sumptuous as well- have never had a bad meal here- deli line can be a little bit of a wait but worth it- gelato is a must dessert

Thank Juliejuls
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

One time we went I swear the soup tastes like cigarette butts. We promised to never go back. However, we do and we just do not get soup. Great pretzel roll bun.

Thank nikkrizz
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

The place itself is pretty nice, there's a good atmosphere and it's clean. I went with two colleagues who got the grilled chicken on pretzel bread and the breakfast panini, they both really enjoyed their meal. I got a grilled cheese panini with tomato which...More

Thank Faye W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$6
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Canal St, Lemont, IL 60439-3604
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lemont
  • Phone Number: +1 630-243-7210
  • E-mail
Located on Canal Street two blocks south of Main Street in historic downtown Lemont, Sweetwater Deli is a family-owned market and delicatessen that offers a broad selection of fresh, high quality items, including breads and produce, as well as giardineras, oils, sauces and more. Our deli is stocked with a delicious assortment of luncheon meats, soups and salads. Dine with us and please your palette with a carefully crafted sandwich, made with healthy, wholesome ingredients, served just the way you like it.

From the moment you walk through our doors, you will be treated to great food and personalized service, which you no longer find at many of the larger chains. Sweetwater Deli would like to be not just a store you trust, but an integral part of the Lemont community.
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