Cheesesteak

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Questlove Is Bringing a Vegetarian Cheesesteak to Citizens Bank Park

Roots drummer and occasional vegan Questlove is getting into the cheesesteak game — minus the steak. The Philadelphia native has partnered with Impossible Foods, makers of […]

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Police: Florida Man Starts Fight Over Cheesesteak Served on a Sesame Seed Bun

Philly knows a real cheesesteak when it sees one — and apparently so does 27-year-old Joseph Lagana of Odessa, Florida. Police say Lagana ordered a […]

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Salt Bae Made a Cheesesteak, and We’re Here for It

It was only a matter of time. Turkish-born chef-restaurateur Nusret Gökçe, a.k.a. Salt Bae, is known for viral videos of himself handling meat — flamboyantly butchering […]

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I Tried Burger King’s “Philly Cheesesteak Burger” So You Don’t Have To

In the last week or so, much has been made of Burger King’s so-called “Philly Cheesesteak Burger,” thanks in part to one Center City Burger […]

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Steve’s Prince of Steaks Opens a Big New Spot With a Bar in UCity

The new location of Steve’s Prince of Steaks is celebrating its grand opening at Hamilton Court on the Penn campus this Friday — and they’re giving away free goodies. […]

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The Cheesesteak: An Oral History

If you pick up the brand new issue of Philly Mag, you will see a cheesesteak from Joe’s gracing the cover. Inside the magazine, we […]

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That Time John Kerry Ordered a Cheesesteak “With Swiss”

1914: Amoroso’s Baking Company, established in Camden in 1904, moves to Philly. Hey, it starts with the roll. 1930: Pat Olivieri, a South Philly hot-dog […]

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30 Cheesesteaks to Eat Before You Die

Max’s A classic long before Hollywood came calling There are two ways to start at Max’s, and one way to finish. Going cheesesteak? They do […]

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The Cheesesteak, Reconsidered

It’s always a bit strange when a Philly-based publication writes about the cheesesteak, let alone this one. If the sandwich was truly invented in 1930, […]

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Finally, Somebody Put a Cheesesteak on Stock’s Pound Cake

UPDATE: Well, it turns out that the Joe’s Steaks anniversary promotion has some issues. Click here for the full story. ORIGINAL: We here at Foobooz […]

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Pat’s King of Steaks Is Being Incredibly Extra About Its Eagles Love

Pat’s King of Steaks is trying to outdo just about everyone in Philly with their Eagles enthusiasm leading up to the Super Bowl. In a […]

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Uber Eats Is Pitting Philly’s Cheesesteaks Against Boston’s Lobster Rolls

The latest player in yet another Philly versus Boston Super Bowl marketing-based sub-rivalry? Uber Eats, which is pitting Philly cheesesteak lovers and Boston lobster roll fans […]

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Now’s Your Chance to Vote for the Best Cheesesteak in Philly

Who makes the best cheesesteak in Philadelphia? We want you to weigh in. To choose the nominees from among Philly’s most iconic sandwiches, we did […]

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A Philly-Style Steak and Hoagie Shop Called Passyunk Avenue Will Open in the U.K.

London’s Liberty Cheesesteak Company has been popping up around the English metropolis with their authentic take on Philly’s most iconic food for the past three years. Now, owner JP […]

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Vote Now: What’s the Best Cheesesteak in Philly?

It’s a new year — and it’s never too early to start thinking about our favorite foods, restaurants, and chefs for our 2018 Best of […]