Fifty-five years of serving sandwiches to Orange Coast College students is displayed on photos along the walls. The kitchen preps excellent renditions on all of your favorites: sub, roast beef, club, grinder. But it’s the fresh-baked, pillow-soft bread that brings the Lil’ Pickle’s creations to the next level.
2985 Fairview Rd., Costa Mesa, (714) 979-5522; www.lilpickle.com.
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