ingredients
  • bread, toasted and buttered 6 slices
  • Mayonnaise 6 tbsp
  • sliced turkey 4 ounces
  • sliced ham 4 ounces
  • Cheddar Cheese 2 slices
  • cooked bacon 4 slices
  • Tomato, sliced 1
  • Lettuce 1/2 cup

The club sandwich is an ultra-classic sandwich that's found on restaurant menus all over. While it's simple to make, it packs a lot of flavor thanks to layers of tasty turkey, ham, bacon, and crisp, fresh lettuce and juicy tomato slices. Many restaurants will have their own version, and you can customize this delicious sandwich to suit your tastes. A homemade clubhouse sandwich is perfect for a quick yet filling lunch that will satisfy with each bite.

What is a Clubhouse Sandwich?

A clubhouse or club sandwich is a multi-layered sandwich made from turkey, ham, bacon, tomato, lettuce, and mayonnaise. It's a popular menu item in restaurants, cafes, diners, and various other establishments. Its name comes from the social club where it is thought to have first been made. Usually, it's cut into quarters and served with French fries or chips.

How to make a Clubhouse Sandwich

If you want to make an easy, quick and flavorful meal, this Clubhouse Sandwich recipe is the solution you were looking for. It is very simple to prepare because each layer is matched with an ingredient. Let's see how to make it step by step.

Start by spreading mayonnaise over all the toasted bread slices. Now, layer turkey, tomato and cheese over bread. Next, add cheese, ham, bacon and lettuce. Place a bread slice and close the sandwich. Finally, cut into quarters, serve and enjoy.

Tips for Making the Best Clubhouse Sandwich

– Add a little mustard for an extra kick.

– Use aioli instead of mayo for a more gourmet flavor.

– Be sure to toast or grill the bread before you start building your club sandwich. It makes it so much tastier!

– For an even heartier sandwich, add a boiled egg or scrambled egg to your clubhouse.

– If you're not a fan of turkey (or ham or bacon), use chicken instead.

– If you're looking for a Pinoy style clubhouse sandwich, just cook and add beaten eggs instead of cheese.

How Many Calories Are in a Club Sandwich?

A single clubhouse sandwich has about 600 calories or so. Cut back on the mayo or use light mayo, or use turkey bacon instead of regular bacon to shave off a few calories.

How to Store Clubhouse Sandwiches

To store a clubhouse sandwich, wrap it in parchment paper and place it in an airtight container or sandwich bag. Enjoy it within 3 days.

Instructions

Spread mayonnaise over 2 slices of the toasted bread.

Layer turkey, tomato, and cheese over the bread.

Spread mayonnaise over the next 2 pieces of toasted bread. Add a layer of cheese.

Place ham, bacon, and lettuce over the cheese layer. Spread mayonnaise over the last 2 pieces of bread and close the sandwich.

Cut into quarters and serve.

Notes

White bread is usually the go-to for club sandwiches, but whole wheat, sourdough, or rye would be excellent alternatives.

Serve your club sandwich with chips, fries, and a side of pickles.