Duneland Deli Station is serving up sandwiches each cold and warm at 1050 Broadway, Suite 2.
The fast-serve sub store presents sandwiches like Italian, oven-roasted turkey, beef pastrami, Italian beef, pulled pork and meatball. It additionally has salads, soups and sides like mac and cheese obtainable for pickup.
Proprietor Michael Griffith labored in chain sub retailers and determined to enter enterprise for himself after retiring as a mechanic.
The restaurant within the previous manufacturing facility constructing presents each dine-in and pick-up.
“We’re conveniently situated on the west finish of city,” he stated. “We’re extra catered to the townies than if we had been on Indian Boundary Street and serving the vacationers.”
Griffith spent 10 months renovating an area that previously belonged to Val’s Pizza, a gun store and a number of other different companies. He did every little thing however the plumbing and electrical, making a railway-like ambiance.
“I am not into trains nevertheless it’s arduous to keep away from trains once you dwell in Chesterton,” he stated.
The restaurant serves quite a lot of sandwiches, together with high sellers just like the Italian beef and new additions like a Cuban known as the Havana Specific. Soups embrace broccoli cheddar, chili, fire-roasted veggie and the best-selling hen dumpling.
“We’re mainly an unbiased sandwich store. We had been nervous opening in the midst of COVID-19, however the neighborhood has been supportive and we have been surprisingly busy right here,” he stated.
It lately added dessert, together with gelato from Michigan.
“We began off fairly primary due to the pandemic, however have been including extra signature type sandwiches like pulled pork,” he stated. “We make every little thing contemporary. We slice the meat contemporary every single day. We slice the pickles contemporary. All the things is sliced contemporary.”
The two,000-square-foot restaurant can seat as much as 40 diners, however focuses on takeout. It plans to ultimately provide supply, probably via third-party distributors, however hasn’t been capable of finding individuals to deal with deliveries in the course of the pandemic.
“We simply need to preserve striving to get higher,” he stated. “I missed serving the general public and interacting with individuals day-to-day. I am undoubtedly getting again to that. We’re form of alongside the strains of Subway or Jimmy John’s however we take it to a different degree.”
For extra data, name 219-265-1293 or discover the enterprise on Fb.