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Best Sandwich Shack

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518 E Best Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-3730
+1 208-625-0629
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Houstonian In Texas
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here 3x traveling through Idaho. Just can't describe how delicious the Philly is. So much meat & so much flavor from the sweet peppers & onion. It's hot, messy & worth it. Big enough to feed two, but then there wouldn't be any leftovers. Can't bring myself to try other choices on menu. Here two days, already been once... More 

Thank dlb9746
Liberty Lake, Washington
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99 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is hands down the best cheesesteaks spot in CDA, if you have not tried this place you are missing out.

Thank FogHat13
Portland, Oregon
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

The Best Philly cheese steak sandwich ever !!!! The owners are very friendly, sincere and great all around folks. My brother and I traveled from Portland, Oregon, through this city on our way to Glacier Natl. Park. We thought we had the best Philly sandwich at Steakadelphia in Portland, but now we have a new #1 sandwich shop. To bad... More 

Thank lynn h
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71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Moist, tender philly steak sandwiches that I like better than the "authentic" ones I had in Philadelphia. I had the Monterey Jack mushroom one, can't wait to try My next one with grilled onions and peppers. They have signs up all over, but be aware this food will take some time. Worth it.

Thank Robyn H
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Second trip to the Shack for a philly. Decided to try the Garlic Philly since I love garlic. This sandwich was to die for! The service was awesome, with the most friendly staff around. Can't wait to go back to try another. Without a doubt some of the best philly cheese steaks around. If your in the area or feel... More 

Thank SpokaneJon
Spokane, Washington
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

The best sandwich shack... It is by far, the best Steak sandwich I've ever had. Portions are very generous and every sandwich I've eaten here are very consistent. Very flavorful. I've eaten here at least once a month for the last 3 years and I've never had a piece of fat or bad meat. The people are very friendly.

2 Thank Matt Y
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

There is not a better Philly in the area!!Hands down the best! I've been there many times and am still trying new things. I have yet to be disappointed!

Thank cole l
Moses Lake, Washington
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Followed the reviews as we were passing through Coeur d'alene and we were not disappointed. Be for warned though the sandwich are big. We split one and it filled us both up. Great sandwich, fast and plesent service.

1 Thank Laura C
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

I'd had a few people recommend this sandwich truck for some time now, and I finally had the opportunity to go there on a Tuesday just as they opened. I had the Buffalo Chicken Philly and my son had the Philly Cheese Steak. We will definitely be back! The chicken was tender and very flavorful, with just the right amount... More 

1 Thank Kent R
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132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

At here for the first time and we will be back. Just be prepared to wait a bit because they are busy which is a good thing.

Thank Engine40

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 518 E Best Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-3730
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Coeur d'Alene
  • Phone Number: +1 208-625-0629
East Coast Style Street Sandwiches specializing in Philly CheeseSteaks and Sausages.

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