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Geno's Steaks

1219 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5005
+1 215-389-0659
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good30%
  • Average25%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (137 reviews)
“cheese whiz” (65 reviews)
“taste test” (36 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Steakhouse, Fast food
1219 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5005
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great sandwich, very large. Located on busy street, parking can be difficult, better to walk to. Service is efficient and fast. Outside seating moves quickly so tables are usually available.

Thank bellame
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just as expected....damn good! This place is open 24/7 for a reason, great cheese steaks.. Now the only problem, when I eat another steak in my hometown, it wont even compare. These were awesome goodness of melty cheese, steak and onions. I didnt get the...More

Thank Asphaltman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Geno’s steaks is another hot pot in phila. Plus they are one of the big names when it comes to the cheesesteaks wars. I made it a point to go sample geno’s steaks and I was not impressed at all. Maybe it’s the way they...More

Thank Greenjjeanpa
Reviewed 1 week ago

You hear about it, so you have to go experience it. WE HAD TO STAND IN THE MIDDLE OF THE STREET, WAITING IN LINE! :-) Thank goodness, the line moved quickly and some other sucker took my place at the back. My buddy, the foodie,...More

Thank Eric K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the ambiance of the World famous Geno's Steaks and their famous cheesteakes which were great. It was my family's first visit there and it won't be our last. Great service and met someone who work there whose family lives not to far from...More

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn't leave Philly without stopping by Geno's! Decent cheesesteak, 'wiz wit'! Not my favorite, but definitely worth the stop.

Thank kreynold
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Philly cheese steak here is very good. We came all the way from Aruba to try this place. It was definitely worth it. Would definitely go again if in the area.

Thank Arnold S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Parking is horrendous but other than that it was a great visit. Many were walking away due to how long the line was but it moved fairly quickly. Reasonably priced and quick, friendly service. Loved it!

Thank Rochelle K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great cheesesteak. The bread is really good. My only recommendation regarding the cheese is to order with Cheese Whiz. I ordered mine with provolone and it was a little dry. When I tried my husbands with Whiz... it was delicious!

Thank Riwillcher
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First place I visited when I was in philly and I loved it. I love the wiz cheese they use. If you like spicy ask for the special hot sauce and the complimentary cherry peppers are awesome.

Thank Berkcan716
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Response from LBSnell | Reviewed this property |
This was not my experience so I cannot answer this question.
7 July 2017|
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Response from Robb M | Reviewed this property |
Nothing, it's just what they call them in certain parts of the country...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1219 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5005
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-389-0659
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