Everyone loves Primanti Brothers Sandwich. The so-called ‘almost famous’ sandwich successfully snatched everyone’s heart with its extraordinary recipe and way of making. Who would have thought beforehand that you can put fries in between the sandwich towers? This is a whole another level with ordinary French fries on the side.

With the idea of Primanti Brothers Sandwich, people don’t have to work twice and easily chew the French fries together with sandwich. The idea of this recipe came from decades ago. It was in winter when it happened, as long as John DiPriter remembers. There was a fella who drove in, loaded with potatoes in hand. He brought some of them to their family restaurant to check whether they were frozen or not. So, they fried them on their restaurant’s grill. The potatoes turned pretty good and a couple of customers started to request for it. Per their request, DiPriter put a handful of them on their sandwiches. That is Primanti Brothers Sandwich history. Story aside, now it’s time to try the recipe. please carefully read below details and follow the instruction faithfully.


  • A handful of fries
  • A handful of coleslaw
  • 2 thick slices of Italian bread
  • 2 slices of provolone cheese
  • 2 or more slices of tomato
  • 4 or more slices of meat


Cooking Instructions:

  1. First thing first, like other instruction in building a sandwich, you need to prepare your bread.
  2. Place a slice of Italian bread on top of your cooking board.
  3. On top of the bread slice, arrange the slices of meat so that it covers the top part of your bread well.
  4. Next to meat, add 2 slices of the provolone cheese after the meat.
  5. Consecutively, put a handful of fries and coleslaw to top the cheese.
  6. Now let’s add the last layer of your sandwiches. That is the slices of tomato.
  7. Place those slices of tomatoes on top of the coleslaw.
  8. End your sandwich tower with another slice of thick Italian bread.
  9. Your homemade sandwich a la Primanti Bros is ready.
  10. Cut the sandwich into two to make it easier for you to eat them.

What is essential to this Primanti Brothers Sandwich recipe is that you don’t eat the French fries separately from the sandwich. There is no point in preparing ingredients for Primanti Brothers Sandwich when you are trying to eat them in such a common way.



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