If you love a good juicy reuben, boy do we have some good news for you. This is our guide to the places around South Australia that are nailing this classic corned beef sandwich.
BRKLYN: BRKLYN on Rundle Street have established themselves as a very popular destination to get a New York deli style reuben sandwich. In fact, it’s their biggest seller on the food menu. The $17 reuben is filled with pastrami, provolone, sauerkraut, secret sauce on rye with dill pickle and crisps. Extra pastrami – $4.
Delicatessen Kitchen & Bar: Delicatessen Kitchen & Bar has grown from a modest Waymouth Street Bistro to a funky, speakeasy cellar and bar. Their version of The Reuben features 150g salt beef, sauerkraut, Russian dressing, Swiss cheese and roquette, all for $18
Fair Espresso: Located down James Place, as well as in the Central Market, Fair Espresso’s ‘New York Reuben’ consists of New York pastrami beef with sauerkraut, organic cheese, homemade pickle aioli on a dark rye bread – all for $10.50 (talk about a bargain).
Fred Eatery: Located in Aldgate, FRED is the perfect eating house for the local community and passers-by. Fred’s reuben has corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, Russian dressing, and cornichons on toasted light rye bread. It’s yours for $22.90.
My Kingdom for a Horse: Located on Wright Street, My Kingdom for a Horse is a crowd favourite for brunch. They have their own ‘Wright St Rueben’ with finely sliced corn beef, house made sauerkraut, Swiss cheese and Russian dressing on light rye. The price? $16.90
Mullygrub: Mullygrub can be found in McLaren Vale. They pride themselves on simple, good food made from scratch. The $20 reuben sandwich contains smoked pastrami, assorted pickes, swiss cheese and Russian sauce. They also have their own food truck so if you’re wanting to organise something special, be sure to contact them via their website here.
The Flying Fig Deli: North Adelaide’s New York inspired Jewish deli is smoking their own pastrami and pickling their own sauerkraut for the greater good of reuben lovers everywhere. This reuben is made with juicy corned beef, house made cabbage, kohlrabi caraway sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, Russian dressing on dark rye and pickles. This sandwich is yours for $21.
You can also get a reuben bagel from Hello Sarnie in Adelaide.
Hello Sarnie: Hello Sarnie started with a dream to bring convenient, healthy, fresh food to Australia. All their food is made fresh each morning from high quality, locally sourced ingredients. If you don’t have time to sit down, grab their Reuben Bagel to go. Said bagel is served toasted with silverside beef, Swiss cheese, pickled gherkin, sauerkraut, baby spinach and sarnie seasoning for $8.95
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