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Pat's King of Steaks

1237 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5060
+1 215-468-1546
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“cheese whiz” (227 reviews)
“cheesesteak” (1,157 reviews)
“sandwich” (469 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59 Hours
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American, Fast food
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1237 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5060
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Everyone knows that Pat invented the cheesesteak. This was the second stop on my quest to find the best cheesesteak in Philly. I will always order the “America Wit” for consistency sake. First off her order came within seconds, they have the assembly line down...More

Thank Brads P
Reviewed 2 days ago

My son and I were passing through en route to a lacrosse tourney and had to do the taste test. Pat’s definitely the winner. Best cheesesteaks we have eaten.

Thank ohiofamily2323
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just bring cash and the you can eat the best cheesesteak of your life. I got mushrooms cheesesteak and it was well cooked and delicious. Fries also is great! Highly recommended

Thank hamed919
Reviewed 3 days ago

So if you're making the tourist rounds in Philly, you are kinda obligated to take a trip to the corner of Passyunk and 9th in South Philly to eat an "authentic" Philly Cheesesteak. I chose Pat's because they "invented" the sandwich. Look, it's a novelty...More

Thank Peters M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Must try once. Get the real deal wiz wit and fried onions. There are other great places but Pats is a landmark worth visiting.

Thank foodsnob215
Reviewed 6 days ago

Pat's may call itself 'King of Steaks' but the truth is the cheesesteaks served are pretty mediocre for Philly. A Philly icon for sure but underserved in the minds of most in the know. Pat's steak is sliced a little thicker and they do not...More

Thank chiggernaut
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The place for cheese steaks. Not that frozen cardboard, real meat. With Wiz its great. Pars and Genis philadelphia institutions. Enjoy

Thank marty p
Reviewed 6 days ago

Pat's King of Steaks has good cheese steaks but they are not my favorite in the city. It is definately worth a try since it is an icon in Phila.

Thank Vicky C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bring your cash and empty stomach. Fries and a 2 sodas 12.00, sandwich 12.00. Have some tables outside. Good meat and not soggy bread. Better than any other place

Thank mel2523
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pats: shaved steak, very very juicy, cheez whiz and their fried onions are more of an onion pate Genos: sliced more dry than juicy steak, you will chew on some fat a bit, really meant for provolone but you can get cheez whiz If you...More

Thank ExRIGuy
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Tad H
6 November 2017|
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Nope, only cash.
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Pilam76
4 September 2017|
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Response from C B | Reviewed this property |
I tagged along with my hubby who loves Philly cheesesteaks. It's a tradition. The lines are long and fast paced. Pat and Geno's face each other. You are expected to know what you want by the time you make it to the... More
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Laura P
13 March 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1237 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5060
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-468-1546
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