30 Meaty Sandwiches, Heroes & Subs

It's game day and snacks are running low: What's an MVP host to do? Bring on the hearty reinforcements. These big, bold sandwiches require two hands, many napkins and are perfect for hungry appetites.

Italian Meatball Subs

"This is what's for dinner! I'll even save you a spot. What a fantastic sandwich!"


Hero Sandwich

"This was a great sandwich! My family loved it along with me. This will be a keeper for a long time!"

-Chef Moto Mom

Slow-Cooked French Dip

"Oh. My. Goodness. This is a GOOD roast recipe. Like, so good that I kept sneaking little pieces of the beef as I was putting together everyone else's sandwiches. YUM."


My Family's Favorite Sloppy Joes

"WE LOVE THESE! It's the best sandwich around. I let it cook down till it gets all ooey-gooey and then put it on a nice warm toasted bun. YUM!"


Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich

"Some kind of magic occurs when you bring all these wonderful flavors together! After years of dedication to Food.com, I finally registered just to review this incredible sandwich!"


Saucy Meatball Melts

"You weren't kidding when you said the spread sets these incredible sandwiches apart. Hands down the best sandwich I've ever eaten."


Pepper Popper Sliders

"Biting into your burger and getting peppers, bacon and cheese was so good! The addition of guacamole with the fresh tomato and lettuce was great too, it added another layer of flavor."


French Dip Sandwich

"I really appreciated the easy prep of this recipe. I'll definitely be making these sandwiches again."

-Sydney Mike

Pioneer Woman Steak Sandwiches

"These were great. They even tasted great the next day."


The Perfect Burger

"This is a great burger. I’ll be making it again and adding some of the mix ins."


Ham & Cheese Sliders

"These were great and really easy to make. The poppy seeds and onions made a huge difference."


Argentinean Empanadas

"This was the first time I had empanadas, and they were superb. My family ate them all."


Mini Buffalo Chicken Cheesesteaks

These party-style chicken cheesesteaks are flavored with Buffalo sauce and blue cheese and garnished with fresh herbs. A heavy drizzle of Cheez Whiz really takes it to a new level.

Panini Press Breakfast Sandwich

"This is a great idea. I made it for dinner, and my son requested it for breakfast."

-Longhorn Mama

Simple Slow-Cooker Spicy & Sweet Sausage Sandwich

"Very tasty and easy to make! It doesn't get any easier. We really enjoyed these sandwiches!"


Latin Chorizo Burgers

These burgers are made with a blend of sirloin, chuck and chorizo sausage, and are topped with caramelized onion and jalapeno relish, and red pepper mayonnaise.

Tailgate Club Sandwich

"This got rave reviews from my husband! It would make a great tailgating or Super Bowl party sandwich."


Grilled Reuben Sandwiches

"These are terrific. Even my sauerkraut hating husband liked these!"

-Little Bee

Touchdown Pepperoni Pizza Sandwich

"Five stars! I made without the mayo, but added thinly slice red onions and used chorizo in place of the pepperoni. This is great game-day food!"


The Ultimate Steak Sandwich

"These were flavorful and easy. I made them as mini sandwiches to feed a big group."


Slow-Cooked Tender Italian Beef

"Perfect! This was not only easy, it tasted fantastic. My husband asked for it again, but with onions and bell pepper next time!"


A Real Maine "Italian"

"The 'Italian' is Maine's signature sandwich, originally served on a long, soft bread with salami. When my hubby and I dated back in the '50s, we'd stand in line just to get in the sandwich shop door! You've made me remember my teen dating years."


Shredded Pork Sandwiches

"Great! I can't believe how easy this was! It tastes even better the next day!"


Grilled Kielbasa Sandwiches

"Loved the dressing! These sandwiches came together in an instant and the dressing is so wonderful with the sausages, plus the mustard is perfect."


Steak, Mushroom & Pepper Sandwich

"Yummy! I made this with leftover rib eye and STUFFED myself! Simple and good — this is a keeper!"


Italian Hoagies

"I'll be making these for our Super Bowl Party. They remind me of the subs from my favorite pizzeria."


Bacon-Wrapped Hamburgers

"What a delicious burger recipe. I put them in the fridge for a few minutes prior to grilling them so that they would stay together."


Italian Paninis

"This is an outstanding sandwich. My husband thought it was worthy of more than 5-stars."


Cajun Boudine

This spicy sausage is a classic Louisiana recipe with a kick.

Frita Cheesesteak

Loaded with cheese, because there's just no other way.