Six Spots for Corned Beef Sandwich Supremacy

March 14, 2014

Eleven City Diner

Corned beef is to St. Patrick’s Day as turkey is to Thanksgiving, and while Chicago may be a long haul from Ireland, the city is chock full of stellar corned beef creations.

Eleven City Diner (1112 S. Wabash Ave.)

The South Loop must be corned beef Mecca because a killer interpretation of the burly sandwich can be found at Eleven City Diner. Although rich with deli/diner Americana, Eleven City is a slick, modern iteration of the comfort food template. But modern doesn’t mean the corned beef sandwiches are any less belt-buckling. There’s a few different ways to get your corned beef on here, from the basic corned beef sandwich to the Woody Allen, a double-decker sandwich layered with corned beef and pastrami, and the Springer, a hefty medley of corned beef, pastrami, Swiss cheese, and 1,000 Island dressing.

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