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The Philadelphian

9860 S 700 E Ste 13, Sandy, UT 84070
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Ranked #45 of 181 Restaurants in Sandy
Cuisines: Fast Food, Soups
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Draper, Utah
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166 reviews 166 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I recently took my 15-year-old son and my seven-year-old grandson to New York City. Next to our hotel in Midtown there was a deli that served Philly cheesesteak sandwiches. They got hooked on those sandwiches. When we returned to Utah, I bought a Philly cheesesteak sandwich from this restaurant for my son. He said it was better than the sandwiches... More

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83 reviews 83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The sight and smell is nauseating but they actually have really good sandwiches though I don't think I would go there again.....dirty, cramped, and smokey. Being a clean freak, I would really hate to see what the kitchen looks like. Recommend to get your sandwich to go.

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Riverton, Utah
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Non-expensive, Great Phillies! ive been coming here for quite awhile. Service is alright, and the place could use a good deep cleaning along with some re decorating but I don't mind it all too much.

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Riverton Utah
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

My wife, kids, and I love this place. We enjoy it at lease twice a month on Sundays after church. That is one of the perks my kids look forward to going and having the best Cheese Steak Sandwiches in SLC.

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aspd3815900
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110 reviews 110 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

This is my favorite sandwich place. NEVER disappointed with the quality or the taste. Price is very reasonable for what you get. I am a little worried though as they seem to be keeping the place much more tidy than they have in the past. That might mean more customer and that might mean I have to wait for a... More

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Seattle, Washington
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Sandy is my hometown but I now live in Washington so there are certain things that I really miss and make me feel like I’m home when we visit and this place it one of them. I love their turkey, avocado and sprout with the works, but my husband would crawl the 900+ miles on hand and knee for their... More

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St. George, Utah
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

The Philadelphian is delicious and inexpensive. I mean really, it's absolutely delicious if you love greasy-spoon food. The fries are the best part. A "regular" fry will feed 2 people easily, 3 if you're those skinny folk. The fry sauce is delicious. You can't go wrong with the classy philly cheese sandwhich, although some people like the bbq sandwich too.... More

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South Jordan, Utah
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

Yes it is a typical greasy spoon. I don't know they have cleaned last. How do they pass their food inspections? Are they paying the state inspectors off with a Phlly. When you order, order by phone run in and pick your order without looking at the floor and behind the counter and where they store their food. The sandwiches... More

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Sandy, Utah
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58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

Yes it is a typical greasy spoon. They have painted and cleaned up and it still smells like grease. But...there are times when I NEED one of the sandwiches! Also, some people like the tiny stick like fries they sell at other places, and sometimes I do to. But when you feel the need for the thick greasy fries mixed... More

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Sandy, Utah
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10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Very dirty - especially the grease on and around the cooking area. And the owner was seen mixing hot peppers with bare hands.

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