Fuente Alemana, Santiago, 6/23/17

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Fuente Alemana is a large sandwich shop set up with a U-shaped counter encasing a bunch of hustling women making mammoth sandwiches of thin sliced pork or beef.  Stools around the bar are first come, first taken with no monitoring from staff.  There is also a counter around the outer walls for your food and drink while you stand and eat.  There is a nice shelf underneath where you can store things that might be in your hands.  Most sandwiches come with tomato, sauerkraut and tons of mayonnaise on a pretty basic bun.  Many also have avocado but ours got lost in the translation.   Continue reading