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Philly Cheese Steak Shoppe

1811 G Street, Arcata, CA 95521
707-825-7400
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Ranked #4 of 90 restaurants in Arcata
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: Delicatessen, Pizza, Hot Dogs, Sandwiches
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Takeout
Description: Ay Yo! Come experience the world famous comfort foods that originated from the birthplace ofAmerica — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.We import key ingredients direct from Philly to make your cheese steak or hoagie sandwich truly authentic and delicious.Choose from over 18 CHEESE STEAK VARIETIES, also available in low fat chicken and vegetarian, non GMO soy! Complete selection of FRESH DELI HOAGIES and SALADS. We feature homemade sides dishes like Pennsylvania Dutch Coleslaw & our famous "Philly Steak Chili". Be sure to try our famous hand-tossed Garlic Fries or awesome Philly Steak Chili Cheese Fries! Finish your meal with a Tastykake dessert (from Philly, of course!).Our shoppes are jam-packed with fun facts, memorabilia and history about “The City of Brotherly Love.” Stop in for a visit today, and enjoy the best sandwiches in the West served up in a Phun, Phamily, Philly atmosphere!
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English first
Grapeland, Texas, United States
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Yum Yum!!! My husband and I had a Philly beef and Swiss with bell peppers, onions and mushrooms. I found out after we ordered that there were two sizes--- Regular and Junior. I was dismayed because I thought that I should have ordered a Junior and would not be able to eat regular because of the large amount. BUT NO!!!!... More

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Arcata, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

After 6 visits over the course of 3 months, I am a full supporter of this place. My appreciation of this place is so great, I've written this review twice.( webpage bugged out after first submission) If authenticity is a concern: I spent the first 15 years of my life in Philly. The owner hails from there as well. What... More

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Eureka, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

This is no holds barred, unapologetic oooey gooey deliciousness! Steamy soft bun with hot cheesey goodness! Leave your diet at the door and the vegetarians at home.....comfort food with no excuses! And if you ever get bored (you won't) they have fabulous variations that do not destroy the tradition of a Philly, mushrooms, tomatos etc....all good! Oh don't get me... More

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McKinleyville, California, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

This is the perfect place to go whether you need a yummy quick meal on the go or a sit down lunch or dinner. Philly Cheese Arcata is great...great tasty fresh food in nice portions, even their soy cheese steak sandwich tastes like the real thing! The service is prompt & polite, helpful. Order to Cook time to service is... More

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McKinleyville, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013 via mobile

I Love Philly Cheese Steak! The Cheese Sauce Is To Die For! Everything On The Menu Is Delicious! I Recommend also Trying The Chicken.

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Arcata, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

This place is perfect to go to after a day of hiking, or if you're just craving a cheesesteak! Great fries, soft bread, good meat! I leave happy every time!

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McKinleyville, California, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

The best most original Philly's you'll ever sink your chompers into. Tender juicey meat. And wonderfully melted cheese. Mmmm so good

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Eureka, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

Great food, great staff, and great location. I would recommend the Bacon mushroom cheese with garlic fries and coleslaw!!!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

I live 150 miles from the nearest Philly Cheese Steak Shoppe and will not pass through Arcata or Eureka without stopping in for a Philly. Try a double double, or a spicy chicken, they're all great! Enjoy!

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Nampa, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013 via mobile

Relaxed atmosphere; friendly staff; delicious sandwiches; fries could be better; overall always enjoyable to eat at the Arcata Philly Cheese Steak Shoppe.

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