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5901 S. Ridgewood Avenue, Port Orange, FL
386-767-6338
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 59
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Phiily South!

While it's pretty far from the real Philadelphia, Famous Philly's does a great job with it's Philly sandwiches. I'm not sure the place itself resembles a real Philly Restaurant, but it's a rather "rustic" looking place. They do offer a great variety of sandwiches and other meal choices with very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
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Ormond Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This place is a must for our annual trip to bike week. Not at all fancy but the cheesesteaks are excellent and the service is always great. The sub rolls are the freshest I've ever had. Never disappointed.

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Ormond Beach, Florida
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

If you want the Best Philly Cheesesteak this is the place to go! Great variety to suit your taste done to perfection. Went to indulge last week, but it was closed for renovation, so check before going.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Dark, gloomy, and dirty! Many rave about the sandwiches, but we did not find them worthy of these raves. Perhaps it is because we were put off by the grime throughout the restaurant. Although we live close, we will not return.

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Zionsville, Pennsylvania
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43 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Still one of the best cheesesteaks ever. Meaty, cheesey, love the roll! Thankfully I live in Pa where Amorosa rolls are in my grocery store. Always a must do stop when I visit Florida. Service was good. Prices reasonable. Busy place but worth the wait.

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Scotia, New York
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26 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Really love these sandwiches but took 1 hr 20 minutes to receive our sandwiches. Especially when others were served before us that came in after us. Very disappointed

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Eustis, Florida
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We stopped in after the Daytona 500 and the food was very good! Owner and staff were excellent! We didn't have to wait for anything. Definitely going to be a place we visit when we're back in the area.

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Ormond Beach, Florida
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29 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

While it's pretty far from the real Philadelphia, Famous Philly's does a great job with it's Philly sandwiches. I'm not sure the place itself resembles a real Philly Restaurant, but it's a rather "rustic" looking place. They do offer a great variety of sandwiches and other meal choices with very good staff and service. It's probably one of the more... More 

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Port Orange, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

A girls night out we decided to try the famous, much talked about Famous Philly's. It is a Sports bar, could use some updates...Loud, so if you want to talk forget it. We also thought the prices were high for what you got, and quite frankly not sure what everyone was raving about..Nothing special, reminded me of those steak ums...... More 

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Waldport, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

best philly ever in my book as i've had quite a few from different places. most of the time they will drip all the way to my elbow since you cant put it down once you start eatin. i like them best during bikeweek as the patrons are better quality folks. staff is awesome with owner being great as well.... More 

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Ormond Beach, Florida
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157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We have been coming here for years. We moved away, and went to eat with family. We were very disappointed, the cheese steaks had increased in price & decreased in portion. Ok maybe understandable, however the meat was very tough with large pieces you could not even chew. The amount of steak in a sandwich has decreased tremendously. We were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5901 S. Ridgewood Avenue, Port Orange, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Port Orange
  • Phone Number: 386-767-6338

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Delicatessen
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?