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Riverview, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This Philly Phlava is located in Brandon at 127 E. Bloomingdale in the Winn-Dixie Shopping Plaza at John Moore Rd. A friend from Pennsylvania who missed the great cheese steaks prepared the traditional way wanted to try it. We went for lunch and were not disappointed. The cheese steaks were terrific & available with one's choice of cheese types &... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

They should be glad the food is pretty good because the service is terrible. I even called ahead and they still took forever. Just taking their sweet time. I probably wouldn't be back.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

If you're looking for a great Philly outside of PA, this is the place to find it in Florida. The rest of the menu items are just so-so, but if you're not looking for gourmet, Philly flava won't disappoint and the Phillys are great!. Service and cleanliness are just slightly above average. Ambiance is about what you'd expect from a... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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63 reviews 63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

The name is spelled wrong in this listing, it's actually Philly Phlava, and it's 100% authentic. The owner, who has that Philly attitude, and the restaurant reflects that, brings in Amorosa rolls from Philly daily, and they make all the difference. You can choose your cheese and ingredients. They also have both the chips (Herr's) and the bottled sodas from... More 

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Brandon, Fl
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130 reviews 130 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2011

I visited Philly Flava on a friends recommendation and becasue I've never visited Philly to experience a "real" cheesesteak. Wow were they delicious! i will defenitely take the drive from Brandon again! I had the cheesesteak minus the onions & peppers (personal choice) and went ahead and added the cheez-wiz.....YUM YUM YUM!!!!! Check them out!

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Address: 5537 Sheldon Rd, Ste X, Tampa, FL 33615 (Formerly Philly Flava Original Steaks)
Phone Number: (813) 249-7181
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa

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