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Rhode Island Roast Beef Smackdown

shoes | Jan 28, 2008 11:05 AM

Some friends got together this past weekend to settle a long-running dispute about which Rhode Island institution has the best roast beef sandwich: Chelo's or Walt's.

We all agreed that while Chelo's beef was more flavorful, the sandwich overall was kind of bready. Walt's beef was a bit more bland but had a butter-toasted roll tthat added nice crunch. Walt's also offers a better value for the dough. So, Walt's (just barely) edged out Chelo's.


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