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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 […]


Vice’s Pizza Show Spotlights Philly, Doesn’t Embarrass Itself

It’s news to exactly no one in Philadelphia that our city makes some great pizza. But it’s nice that Vice’s The Pizza Show decided to […]


Best of Philly Reader Polls: The People Speak!

Best of Philly 2017 is now online as well as at newsstands. Check out the best in suburban cocktails as well as the rest of […]


Jim’s Steaks Breaks Into Impromptu Boyz II Men Song

Early this past Saturday morning the most only-in-Philadelphia thing happened on South Street. The line of Jim’s Steaks broke out Boyz II Men’s “End of the […]


Philly Beer Week: Philly Tacos on Sunday

On Sunday, May 31st, Jim’s Steaks is hosting a special one-time Philly Beer Week event celebrating the “Philly Taco,” a Jim’s cheesesteak wrapped in a […]

City Life

Video: South Street Idiots Break Jim’s Steaks’ Windows

Every time we start to believe that South Street might be improving, something like this happens. Just before 3 a.m. on Sunday morning some guys […]


Abner Silver of Jim’s Steaks Dies

Abner Silver, the owner of Jim’s Steaks on South Street passed away today at age 79. Silver co-owned Jim’s with Bill Proetto since the South Street location […]


Philadelphia Owns List of Outrageous Foods

The web site CityPASS has created an infographic of the fifteen most outrageous foods in America. And in what must be a point of pride, […]


New Cheesesteak Record Set at Jim’s Steaks

Jim’s Steaks has a new cheesesteak record holder. Bob Shoudt of Royersford has retaken the record he previously held by eating 20 cheesesteaks in an […]


Kevin Hart and Ice Cube Are Giving Away Free Cheesesteaks At Jim’s

Yeah, you read that right. And yeah, it appears to be true. Philly native Kevin Hart and Ice Cube–costars in the new movie “Ride Along”–were […]


Philly SteakOut Tells Us What We Know, We Love It Anyway

Have you checked out Philly SteakOut? It’s one of the first applications we’ve seen that has harvested social media data and applied it in an […]


Quick Bites: Jim’s Steaks Manager Robbed and More News from the Weekend

Jim’s Steaks manager robbed of $30,000 in a bold daytime robbery. [6ABC] The paper is back down at Spread Bagelry for the first time since […]


Holy Calories Batman!

Midtown Lunch’s Jamie gives us a stomach ache as she consumes the South Street Prizzasteak. A Jim’s cheesesteak wrapped in a slice of Lorenzo’s pizza […]


Super Sweet! Max Brenner Opens in Center City

It’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory come to life. Willy Won … — um, Max Brenner — has brought his vision of chocolate heaven to […]


Jim’s Steaks Makes Best Late-Night Eats List

Jim’s Steaks, the steak institution of our high metabolism youth, when an early-AM steak sandwich came with no consequences makes Details list of The Best […]