Best Sandwiches
The Flying Figs Grilled Eggplant Sandwich

Best Sandwiches in America 2016: Vegetarian

Restaurant Hospitality received a record number of entries for this year’s Best Sandwiches in America contest, and the editorial staff narrowed them down to 17 finalists. See all winners >>

Winner: Grilled Eggplant Sandwich

Restaurant: The Flying Fig, Cleveland, OH

Creator: Chef/owner Karen Small

Inspiration: “The sandwich came about as a variation of the classic, eggplant parm and morphed into a combination of that and the French picnic sandwich, pan bagnat.”

Key Ingredients: Sliced eggplant, sun dried tomato pesto, chopped Mediterranean olives and ca

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