From Milwaukee to Madison, Wisconsin knows how to make a mean sandwich. Sandwiches allow the state to show off what it does best: Cheese. Fresh cheese, complemented by local cuts of fresh meat, vegetables, and condiments, come together to create the perfect sandwich. Find your favorite at these 10 excellent delis throughout the state.
Jason’s Deli is an award-winning deli and restaurant located in Madison. They are family-owned and community-focused. There are so many tasty options from sandwiches to kid’s options—there is something for everyone.
The tradition lives, since 1955, Jake’s Deli had been winning the heard of the Milwaukee area. Sandwiches include corned beef, Reuben, pastrami, kosher hot dogs, turkey sandwiches, corned beef Philly, and tons of sauces for added juicy flavor.
Benji’s Deli was voted “Best Breakfast” and “Best Sandwiches” by OnMilwaukee.com readers. Customers can dine in, carry out, and they offer catering. Signature sandwiches include the hot dogs, burgers, a not so traditional turkey sandwiches, Italian beef, their famous corned beef, and so much more!
Pick up some fresh, made by hand brats, right in the heart of Madison. Jacobson Brothers has five area locations in the Madison and surrounding area. Try their Midwest-grown beef, sausages, pork, and famous deli meats. If you want the freshest of the fresh—Jacobson Brothers is the place to stop.
Stalzy’s Deli offers a great menu filled with tons of deli favorites. Check out the classics: roast beef and muenster, ham and Swiss, turkey and cheddar, classic bologna, turkey pastrami and Havarti, and so much more. If you’re looking for something more eccentric they have sausage, burgers, and a seriously tasty Reuben.
Hands down the best Italian deli the Madison area goes to Gino’s Italian Deli. They use the fresh, high quality ingredients to bring you the best tasting food. Gino’s offers monthly specials and all Italian deli is made fresh daily!
Hansen Dairy and Deli offers some of the best cold and cold subs. Add the best deli meat to your sub. Ham, turkey breast, beef, salami, bologna and tons of combo options for added protein. Their long menu makes it a great place to stop for lunch or dinner—there’s something for everyone. Even sweet treats!
You’ll find tons of great options at the Rochester Deli in downtown Waukesha. The finest quality ingredients go into their deli meats and dishes. Try their famous corned beef and pastrami. If you’re looking for a more tradition meal their deli sandwiches are a great choice.
Water Street Deli is a great place to pick up all the deli meats your family loves. If you’re looking for something ready to eat there are tons of options that you can order off the menu. Make sure you stop in Thursday to Saturday for all your deli cravings.
A recent addition to the Wisconsin deli world favorites. Midway Deli was established in 2011 and is located Onalaska. They serve New York style hoagies made from the finest meats and cheeses. Other favorites are corned beef Reuben, pastrami, classic club sandwiches, and French dip.