Wondering where to find the best delis near you?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable delis in Portland, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture when cravings strike.
1. Bogusha's Polish Restaurant & Deli
Topping the list is Bogusha's Polish Restaurant & Deli. Located at 825 Stevens Ave. in North Deering, the deli and Polish spot is the highest-rated cheap deli in Portland, boasting 4.5 stars out of 23 reviews on Yelp.
This BYOB-friendly spot offers Polish staples like cheese and potato pierogies, mushroom-stuffed cabbage and meat croquettes.
2. Other Side Delicatessen
Next up is East Deering's Other Side Delicatessen, situated at 164 Veranda St. With 4.5 stars out of 57 reviews on Yelp, the deli, which offers pizza, sandwiches and more, has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an inexpensive option.
This deli boasts another outpost in Portland's West End neighborhood, according to its website. On the menu, look for salmon bagels, fried chicken sandwiches and pizza pies topped with sweet Italian sausage.
3. Sisters Gourmet Deli
Sisters Gourmet Deli, located at 15 Monument Square, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the affordable deli and traditional American spot, which offers sandwiches and more, four stars out of 100 reviews.
This deli also offers outposts in Bath, Maine and Portland, Oregon, according to its website. On the menu, look for build-your-own breakfast sandwiches with your choice of meat, cheese and toppings. There's also bites like lemon herb chicken sandwiches and salmon and veggie wraps.