Depending on where you are within the Untied States, ordering a sandwich at a deli could be hard. First of all find a real deli anywhere outside of the metro area, sure there are some, but not as many as we have.
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Where you’re from: Long Island/New York City
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – OCTOBER 3: A pastrami on rye sandwich sits on the counter at Carnegie Deli, October 3, 2016 in New York City. Last week, the famed deli, known for its large pastrami and corned beef sandwiches, announced they will close at the end of the year. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC- FEBRUARY 25, 2015: 40 Eats – The Italian hoagie from Bub and Pops on M Street NW in downtown D.C. is a sandwich stacked with prosciutto, capicola ham, pepperoni, and salami, and provolone. And there are cheffy touches: house-made mayo, a relish made from with a mix of hot pepper, sweet pepper and onion, a top-secret vinaigrette, a hearty but non-traditional shaving of pecorino Romano. Its pictured with the house-made potato chips and caramelized-onion French onion dip. (Photo by Deb Lindsey for the Washington Post).
Where you’re from:Westchester or Yonkers, NY
Where you’re from: Louisiana or the Gulf Coast
Where you’re from:Boston. Just Boston.
Sandwiches are prepared at the Sullivan St. Bakery. (Bottom to Top): (mango, basil and pancetta,) (goat cheese, beat and arrugula,) (proscutto calto, cheese and artichoke confit,) (bresaola, parmesan and arugula) (Photo by James Leynse/Corbis via Getty Images)
Where you’re from: New Jersey
Where you’re from: Cleveland
Where you’re from:Binghamton, NY
Where you’re from:Illinois
Where you’re from:The Lower Midwest
Where you’re from: Eastern Pennsylvania
Where you’re from:United Kingdom
Where you’re from:Buffalo, Rochester, or Ithaca, NY
A general view of the exterior of the now-closed Carnegie Deli and restaurant on 7th Avenue in midtown Manhattan, 21st January 2017. The deli was a New York city icon, opening in 1937, offering famously large sandwiches and traditional Jewish fare. (Photo by Epics Getty Images)
Where you’re from: Literally anywhere else.
Where you’re from: New England
For those of you off Long Island or the tri state deli, feast your eyes!