I Love Philly Cheese Steaks

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    My Classic Philly

    Although i will let the folks in Philly duke it out between Pat's King of Steak's and Geno's Steak's, i have come up with my own version of the classic cheese steak. Choice rib eye steak grilled medium well and topped with sauteed onions and banana peppers...
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    2 Responses Dec 31, 2008


    pat's or geno's. i just dont know. after many many taste tests we still havent come up with an answer. but i will tell you that genos cheese fries are by far superior!!!! trust me on this one.
    gypsysoul gypsysoul
    22-25, F
    Jan 11, 2009

    Cheese, Steak, What Else Need Be Said?

    Some days there's nothing in this world better than taking some thinly sliced meat, cheese sauce, onions and peppers and unleashing in an unbridled affair with greasy goodness!  Lucky for me I grew up with family from PA that know how they're really made!  Hmmm, I think...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Apr 30, 2009

    Philadelphian Trapped In Nyc

    Man,  do I miss these things.It is completely impossible to find a good cheesesteak in NYC.If anyone knows where I can find a good one, please, please tell me.
    Jakelux Jakelux
    36-40, M
    Jan 25, 2012

    Love my Philly cheese steaks ,

    for me buying it anywhere is fine because I'm from here , any cheesesteak is great as long it's from Philly
    Rydude Rydude
    18-21, M
    Dec 26, 2013

    Heaven On Earth

    It is the best sandwich I have ever come across throughout my entire life span. I have come across many sandwiches in my lifetime but this holds the spot as #1.
    RaidenStilleto RaidenStilleto
    18-21, M
    Nov 25, 2013

    ... Furthermore, cheesesteak: one word.

    Say it with me. Cheesesteak. While were on the subject, you say it quickly, too. You don't enunciate either word, you just kinda... smush them together. Lovely word, that. Say it again. Cheesesteak. White American cheese. Not wiz. lightly toast the Amoroso's roll. Onion and...
    AngelicDirt AngelicDirt
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Feb 19
    Slowitdownnow Slowitdownnow
    18-21, M
    Mar 12, 2015


    i only like it if jakes grandmea makes it but i do love it....i like it wit extra cheese too....the white kind....its so good on wheat bread.
    noodlehead noodlehead
    16-17, F
    1 Response Feb 17, 2009


    because Aaron and Mike and I were just talking about taking a road trip up to Phila to visit Jose over the summer and to also get Philly cheesesteaks.   There's a place in Georgetown called the Philadelphia Cheesesteak Factory.  They're good, I've gotten their food...
    yoyy yoyy
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Jan 11, 2009


    Whew, I wish I had one right now.
    ichooselife ichooselife
    36-40, F
    Dec 10, 2010


    I really need to have a legitimate philly cheese steak... the only ones I've ever had were from Cousin's Subs. Specifically the Cousin's, though, remind me of being with dad. Though the only cheese steak I've had was from Cousin's, the only sandwich I have at Cousin's is the...
    ciresnamok ciresnamok
    18-21, M
    May 20, 2008

    I Really Miss

    I was born and raised in Levittown PA and oh man the Philly steak and cheese sandwiches okay now i am hungry and live to far away to get one...people try to copy them but for some reason i can't find ANYTHING LIKE THEM..
    bloomerbear bloomerbear
    2 Responses May 17, 2008

    Eating One Now.

    Mmm mmm mmm. So delicious.
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 19, 2009
    Meendynamics Meendynamics
    41-45, F
    Jan 22


    yes WITH onions and Cheese, not the whiz though, sliced amrcn or prvln. I grew up on them. with Katchup and that'll be all.  the only thing to beat it is a Hogie
    MississippiLynn MississippiLynn
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 21, 2008
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