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Gentile Bros Authentic Cheesesteaks

7523 S Tamiami Trl, South trail Plaza, Sarasota, FL 34231-6901
+1 941-926-0441
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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7523 S Tamiami Trl, South trail Plaza, Sarasota, FL 34231-6901
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Best Philly steak sandwhiches in the area. Authentic Philly rolls flown in. They make a difference. Very homey friendly atmosphere. Enjoy

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank luassudipal
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I decided to stop in for a cheesesteak. We were impressed by the quality an the authenticity. The cheesesteaks were made with 100% ribeye and tasted just like they were made in Philly. Best of all, this is a family owned business...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stevenbirn1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here and were very impressed. We had one Philly wit and a chicken Philly. The original was a distant winner, but the chicken was good as well. The onion rings aren't bad either. We'll definitely go back👍🏻

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bandersen
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We've been looking for a delicious Philly Cheesesteak since we got here. Now mind you, we've had good - but now that we've found Gentile Bros - we tend to not go to any other place. The portion size is outstanding - I always save...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Terry D
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

This small shop on the end of a nondescript strip mall hides a true rare treat for those who know what a true Philly cheesesteak is all about. The little shop boasts memorabilia of Philly sports teams. Once your cheesesteak comes, you would swear you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PAboyinFL
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

The cheese steak was good. Very fresh bread and the meat was cooked to order. But then....... "Can I have some hot sauce? " We don't have any. I couldn't believe it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Javaman126
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Fresh fresh fresh and delish!!! Better than mine...I can't believe I admit that...but it's true, value ...the best . Fun fellas ,too

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank newjoz
Reviewed 19 October 2018

just a little unassuming place with big flavor and nice people running it. Fresh rolls and shaved steak done right-everything is fresh and flavorful whether you're looking for a break from seafood or just want a really good sandwich. Owners are very friendly and overall...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Topics4me
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Beyond excellent! The gentlemen that work here are fabulous! Friendly and they just create a fabulous atmosphere! It’s very comfortable and you just feel right at home the minute you walk in. The food is divine!!! I highly reccomend you take the time to visit!...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sherry H
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The ONLY authentic Philadelphia Cheesesteaks in SW Florida. Amoroso rolls and top round roast beef. Expertly prepared wit or witout.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Steven L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7523 S Tamiami Trl, South trail Plaza, Sarasota, FL 34231-6901
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-926-0441
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