This is a take out shop near the Harbor front end of State Street. The submarine sandwiches are very good, the menu is varied, and the prices are low. Service is fast, and the lady who works the register is a very nice person.
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Sometimes, when I want to treat myself, like tomorrow, I’ll go in early & treat myself to one of Big Al’s subs. The problem is which one! Too many good ones! I probably get a steak & cheese. It’s the best & a treat I...More
Al's has some of the best lunches in the Financial District. They have excellent subs, both hot and cold. For hot, try the meatball parm. For cold, try the italian cold cuts. They also have a terrific antipasto salad. The service is quick. This restaurant...More
Working in Downtown Boston, you will quickly come to realize that Als is a frequented spot for the locals. This place is packed on a typical day around lunch time although the service is very fast and efficient. As other reviewers have stated, the subs...More
Al's State Street Cafe gets it right with traditional, hearty, old-school deli style sandwiches. Immensely popular with several locations. Buy one hero and share with a friend; it's more than enough. Food is fresh and tasty. No frills, counter dining. If you like atmosphere, order...More
To be honest, I haven't tried many of their sandwiches, maybe three different ones. That's because I always crave the South Street, a cold sandwich with basil, mozzarella cheese, balsamic vinagre and prosciutto. Never fails. I often buy the large one and share, half of...More
Al's makes fantastic sandwiches in the style of "subs" (submarine sandwiches) I grew up on from a Boston area Italian grocery store. This place is one block from Fanieul Hall and two from the Aquarium making it a reasonably priced place to pick up a...More