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Famous Philly's

5901 S. Ridgewood Avenue, Port Orange, FL
386-767-6338
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Ranked #27 of 142 restaurants in Port Orange
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Delicatessen
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

I liked everything down to the clasic florida restraunt style. Write on the walls kinda place! Even with the bar like atmosphere, was kid friendly. Everyone was awesome and friendly! The food left you dreaming from the mouth watering food!

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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

There are a huge variety of philly cheese steaks to choose from. The ones I've tried were great, and the sandwiches are huge. The prices are fair, and there are a lot of big screens to watch different sports. The place is a little small, but I like the atmosphere. Some places like this you wouldn't feel comfortable bringing your... More

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Kingsport, TN.
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83 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

....that is just off of Flagler and behind a service station. Be aware that there is no indoor seating, but there is fairly ample outdoor seating available. The evening we ate, it was raining, so we grabbed an order to go back to our room. We split a cheese steak, which is huge. Loaded with steak and our choice of... More

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We moved to Florida from New Jersey over 2 years ago. This was the first cheese steak and last from this place. I'll just wait to go home and get the real thing. This place looks like a run down hole, the ceiling is caving in over the prep area. There were 30 fresh onions on the prep table... Think... More

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Westville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

Went to bike week three years ago and was told by some locals that they were great cheesesteaks. Well to put it mildly unless you have had them in the Philly area you don't know what you are talking about in my eyes. I couldn't have been more wrong about the sandwiches there, they were delicious and were like a... More

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Orange City, FL
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Only place we go now for our Philly cheesesteak here in FL. We go during the week Mon. - Fri. from 11 am - 2 pm when they have their lunch special of any 7" Philly cheesesteak (really packed), chips, soft drink or tea with unlimited refills and a great dill pickle for $7.25 .... you can substitute fries instead... More

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Ormond Beach
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

With the true shortage of good eats in the Daytona area, I was really excited to hear about this place serving "authentic" Philly Cheesesteaks. Having been to Philly and South Jersey many times, I can honestly say there is not much to substitute for a great cheese steak at Pat's, Geno's, Tony Luke's or The Yellow Submarine. The thing they... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Nasty, overpriced and not worth the drive. Service is subpar to say it nicely. It looks like a 1970s rundown biker bar that someone tried to turn into an overpriced sandwich shack

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Sandersville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

What a great experience we had at the New Smyrna Beach location this morning! Founder, Joe Trapuzzano greeted us at the window, took our order and then came out to our table to chat with us a few minutes! Thanks Joe, you were right it was the best cheesesteak sandwich I've ever had! Famous Philly's*****

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Top Contributor
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I've stopped by several times, and have never been disappointed. Famous Philly's has been at the same location since I can remember. You'll never find a better sandwich. The portions are huge, super tasty, and made to order. The onion rings, ,the same. Prices are very reasonable and the service is great. The building is old but clean, and everyone... More

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