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My coworker invited me to go along to Jimmy Johns with her. I was hesitant because I LOVE Jimmy Johns and knew that the smell would make me really want a sandwich. Since I'm only 6 weeks post-op I am staying FAR away from breads and pastas.

I have never noticed their Unwiches before (why would I when I was enjoying their delicious bread? ) but they will make any of their subs into an Unwich, which is just a lettuce wrap. I had the Club Lulu, my favorite sandwich, as an Unwich today and it is amazingly good!!! 30g of Protein (if you can eat the whole thing which, of course, I couldn't....managed about 3 bites) but it will make for an excellent snack or next meal.

This may have been discussed already but I figured I would let you all know about it. I am so happy to be able to have Jimmy Johns! Delicious, and only 2 carbs.

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I just recently found out about that also and it is one of the few places that delivers where I work. Can't wait to try it.

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Can you tolerate the lettuce? I'm five weeks out and it sounds great.

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I haven't had any trouble with lettuce. I take small bites and chew everything really well. So far so good. :)

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Yum, I forgot about those unwiches! JJ delivers to my work too, so I will try to remember that. I want one right now!!

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No JJ's in California, but tons in Phoenix (my home away from home).

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I <3 <3 <3 me some Jimmy John's :)

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Thanks for the info, I haven't been there yet but sounds like is worth to try them ;)

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I haven't had any trouble with lettuce. I take small bites and chew everything really well. So far so good. :)

Thanks!

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I am 6 week post gastric sleeve. This past weekend my family was in from out of town and my parents decided to fry fish and do a huge salad😋 two of My favs. I ate the inside of the fish and a few bites of salad and it was amazing.. well today I had to go see my doctor to have some test done and my doctor is about 2 hours out the way and I had to fast so I was starving. Well on my way back I stopped at Jimmy John's and ordered the unwhich, talk about like I got in about 3 good bites. I am so thankful for Jimmy John's for having something I could actually enjoy eating the rest will be dinner😁

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