The pastrami sandwich, an American delicatessen staple, will be back October 3 at Potbelly Sandwich Shops. The company first introduced the East Coast favorite in shops nationwide last year.

The sandwich features heaps of pastrami topped with Swiss cheese, a pickle, and Potbelly mustard. Contact your neighborhood Potbelly shop to confirm Pastrami availability.

“We look forward to feeding our customers’ smiles with flavors and combinations that they crave, and we are excited to bring back the Pastrami sandwich to lead our lineup of limited time menu items this fall,” says Mary Laube-Gale, Potbelly’s senior director of menu innovation, calendar planning and brand insights.

Return of the Mac! Craft-Your-Own Mac & Cheese

October 3 also marks the return of the “Craft-Your-Own Mac & Cheese” option on shop menus nationwide. Made with a three cheese blend of Parmesan, Colby, and cheddar cheeses, customers can customize their Mac & Cheese by selecting any two toppings, including bacon, chili, mushrooms, roasted red peppers, and hot peppers for a bold flavor.

Pumpkin Pie Cookie

Fall and pumpkin go hand in hand. Customers can expand their passion for pumpkin with the Potbelly Pumpkin Pie Cookie, which looks like a cookie, but tastes like a pie! The soft cookie, made with traditional pumpkin and spices, is baked in shops daily.

Potbelly App

Customers can save time and jump the line with the new Potbelly app, available on Android and iPhone. The app offers order-ahead for pickup and delivery. Customers can also use the app to pay via mobile and earn treats and perks. New users will receive a free cookie when they download the app. Customers can also sign up for the Potbelly Perks loyalty program at These limited time menu items are available now. For more information, visit


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