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“closest to real thing at the beach” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Cheesesteak Factory

Cheesesteak Factory
310 Highway 17 North, Surfside Beach, SC 29575
843-232-1600
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Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch
Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“closest to real thing at the beach”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

had tried others, this was the closest to real thing at the beach. Very tasty and the cheese fries were great too. If you NEED a cheesesteak, this is the place to go. Lots of Philly memorabilia there too.

Visited June 2012
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English first
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Worth Driving For!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

My husband and I live on the north end of Myrtle Beach but we make the drive to Surfside on a regular basis just to eat at Cheesesteak Factory! He spent many years living in and around Philly and has been a faithful customer of Pat's ever since. This is the one place in Horry County where he can get a cheesesteak to rival Pat's in Philadephia, the home of the Philly Cheesesteak!

I, on the other hand, am not a fan of cheesesteaks and much prefer a good reuben sandwich. The reubens at Cheesesteak Factory also rate with some of the best that I've eaten and believe me, I've had reubens from MANY different places, even cruise ships, but none come as close to the "perfect Reuben" as the ones from Cheesesteak Factory.

There are new owners who just took over a month or two ago, so if you went before and weren't impressed, PLEASE try it again, you won't be dissapointed!

  • Visited May 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Not the best”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

I wasn't too happy my lunch I received. I ate maybe a third of it and threw the rest away.. I definitely won't be back nor will I recommend it to my coworkers or friends..

Visited February 2012
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Loveland, Ohio
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
“Best cheese steaks”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

Absolutely delicious! We go for the cheese steaks, but the onion rings and sweet potato fries are also very good. If you are not in the mood for a cheese steak, there are hamburgers, subs, etc. Order at the counter and pay, then go sit down and they bring your food to you.

  • Visited April 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Tasty and easy”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2012

Very tasty cheese steaks. Friendly staff and quick service.

  • Visited January 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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