Looking at the new menu at Urban Acres, it's hard not to scratch your head about a $12 deli sandwich. A lot is expected of any lunch that crosses the $10 mark, especially considering how much food you can get for $1.99 at most fast food places. But a closer look at the "Fig and Pig" served at Urban Acres and it's not hard to argue that it's a pretty decent value.
Urban Acre's Fig and Pig
The pork is the same stuff Urban Acres sells to customers who come seeking responsible sourcing. The bread is baked locally, too, and it's pretty damn good. Factor in that sizable bowl of green bean salad on the side and you might think that Urban Acres is giving away the food. The tomatoes in that bowl were the nicest that have been served to me in a restaurant all year, and the green beans were fresh and snappy.More »