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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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  • 56
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 5
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  • 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
Most recent review
Great food

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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
Omar_in_Eustis
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Eustis, Florida
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Eustis, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

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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49 reviews 49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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151 reviews 151 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

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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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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50 reviews 50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is where we head when we want a genuine philly cheese steak sandwich. This is a "true" joint. Nothing to look at but real good cheesesteak.

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We always go to Famous Philly's when we are in Daytona. They serve the best cheese steaks south of PA. Great portions and great prices. Beer is ice cold. As long as you don't mind a little "rustic" atmosphere this is a great place to eat.

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Fulton, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Four of us who are from the Philly area saw an ad for this place and decided to give it a try. We were delighted to have a genuine Philly Cheesesteak outside of Philadelphia! We liked them so much we went back again four days later - probably would have gone back sooner but Thanksgiving dinner pushed it out a... More 

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Edgewater, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The crew was very nice but were not very fast .Food was OK not really what I expected Onion straws were really good .Everything else was ok

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Dallas, Georgia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

They are quite proud of their Phillies because they are kind of pricey, but good. The wings are also very good here. The place is a dive, but proud of it. You can write on just about anything in the restaurant!

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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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