5 Of The Best Sandwiches In Clinton County, IL

Stacked, grilled, shredded, layered, slow-cooked and served with pride. There are so many delicious sandwich options in Clinton County, Dagwood would be dancing with joy. Here are five popular picks. a burger with all the toppings in a sesame seed bun.

When it’s burger time we’re heading to Wally’s Drive-In, a choice for generations of diners. Nothing fancy here, just good fresh ground beef cooked right, with a little cheese if you want it. It’s a classic. A side of onion rings and a chocolate shake make it a perfect to-go meal.
Wally’s Drive-In
711 N 4th St, Breese, IL
618-526-4040
Open daily, 10:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

The sandwiches at A Fine Swine are slow-cooked and so-so good. One of the finest picks is the Albert Einswine, a two-handed beauty with tender pulled pork topped with a juicy sausage and one of the house-made sauces. Keep the napkins handy.
A Fine Swine
423 W. Hanover Street, New Baden, Il
618-588-5141
Monday – Saturday, 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, 11:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
A Fine Swine just opened another location at Governor’s Run Golf Club
3300 Governors Drive, Carlyle, IL
618-594-4585

Whether it’s Friday in Lent or you’re just hankering for a fish sandwich, head to Dairy King in Breese or Trenton. Their Cod Tail Sandwich is a winner, lightly breaded and fried and served with homemade tartar sauce. Do like the locals and have it with the fresh-cut fries and a Ski soda.
Dairy King
691 North 4th Street, Breese Il
618-526-4321
Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.; Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

320 West Broadway, Trenton, IL
618-224-2222
Open daily 10:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Layers of goodness go into the sandwiches at Covered in Chocolate. The venue has a knack for combining tasty flavors. One satisfying example: the Balsamic Chicken Sandwich, a super stack of chicken, avocado, bacon, heritage blend, feta, red onion and drizzle of balsamic vinegar. If you can pass up dessert here, you have more self-control than we do!
Covered in Chocolate
541 North 3rd Street, Breese, IL
618-594-8550
Wednesday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

New kid on the block, Duey’s On Fairfax, is quickly becoming a go-to for its wide range of specialty sandwiches. Named for the chef’s grandmother, the Chi-Town Nana is everything you expect a great Windy City sub to be: ham, pepperoni and salami on a toasted French roll; topped with shredded lettuce and tomato, an Italian vinaigrette, and roasted red pepper spread. Here’s to Grandma!
Duey’s On Fairfax
1028 Fairfax Street, Carlyle, IL
618-594-6336
Wednesday – Saturday, 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Do you have a favorite sandwich that wasn’t mentioned? Let us know.

There’s always more to enjoy in Clinton County!

4 thoughts on “5 Of The Best Sandwiches In Clinton County, IL

  1. BR549 at Wheelan’s BBQ. A perfectly smoked and seasoned pulled pork on Texas toast with a scoop of homemade slaw on top and lots of award winning sauce to finish it off. Yummy goodness! It comes with a bag of chips. All for…you guessed it…$5.49

  2. Grilled chicken sandwich at Frank’s in Beckemeyer.
    Fried Cod at the Hoffman House in Hoffman.
    Hamburgers at Swamp Tales in Posey.

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