We all have our favorite sandwich that we order several times a week at the sandwich shop when we are on the go. In every city, grocery retail, or large department store there is a sandwich shop to be found. Some of the more popular sandwiches offered at sandwich shops are: Classic Italian, BLT, meatball, and the lower fat Chicken Club. The problem with eating out is that it can be costly over time. The good news is, why not search the delicatessens at the retail grocer for the sandwich meats, and cheeses that you desire to build your own favorite sandwich like the ones at the sandwich shops? If you have not shopped at the local delicatessen, you may be asking the following questions: What types of sandwich meats and cheeses can be found at local delicatessens? The answer to that question would be: They carry a wide variety of domestic and foreign sandwich meats and cheeses. What are the advantages of shopping at the local delicatessen? The advantages of shopping at the local delicatessen are saving money, one stop shopping for all your sandwich meats, cheeses, pre-made sandwiches, and salads. At larger grocery retail stores their delicatessens inventory include a wider range of domestic and foreign sandwich meats and cheeses. Deli stores offer to the consumer bulk bacon, German bologna, regular and sweet Lebanon, Old fashioned bologna, Chicken breast, corned beef, Dutch loaf, variety of hams, hard salamis, pepper loafs, pickled and pimento loafs, roast beef, and a large selection of turkey loafs. The cheeses available are: American white and yellow, Butter cheese with dill, variety of Cheddars, Colby, horseradish, hot pepper, marbled, Monterrey jack, muenster, onion cheese, variety of Swiss, and yogurt cheeses. Delicatessens at grocery retail stores also cater for parties, and luncheons. They have a large selection of sandwich meat and cheese trays, salads, sandwiches, and hot dishes to choose from. They can cater a luncheon, banquet or party with as little as 10 people on up to 100 people. They can even prepare a 3 foot long submarine of your choice for tailgating, or office parties. Local delicatessens are not limited to grocery retail; there are several different specialty deli stores which cater to certain ethnic backgrounds like Italian, and Polish. These deli stores stock every type of deli sandwich meat and cheeses, homemade meats, and grocery items that are exclusive to the ethnic background.