Subway V. Jimmy John’s

Subway V. Jimmy Johns

Andrew Smart, Reporter


Subway and Jimmy Johns are two popular sandwich restaurants near Arapahoe High School. The two restaurants get a lot of attention during lunchtime, but which one is the better option? In this article, we are going to break down the restaurant’s prices and most popular items.



Subway 6 inch Around $5
Jimmy Johns 8 inch 5.50
Subway 12 inch $6-$8
Jimmy Johns 16 inch Around $12
Medium Drink at Subway $1.75, but free if a student at Arapahoe
Medium Drink at Jimmy Johns $1.49

Overall the prices are fairly similar, but Jimmy Johns does have bigger sandwiches making it a better deal for some people. If you’re a student at Arapahoe, the entire meal with a sandwich and a drink would be cheaper at Subway because the drink is free for students at Arapahoe, making Subway a better deal. 


Most Popular Item

The most popular item at Jimmy Johns is the Turkey Tom. The Turkey Tom is made up of hand-sliced turkey breasts, mayo, fresh-sliced lettuce, and tomato.

The most popular item at Subway is the Turkey sandwich. The Turkey sandwich is made up of oven-roasted turkey, hickory-smoked bacon, smashed avocado, BelGioioso® Fresh Mozzarella, mayo, and baby spinach.