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Philly ME Up

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8775 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA 70809-2269
1(225) 248-0006
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10:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

The food is great. They are pretty busy so expect to wait 15 - 20 minutes or call ahead. The only thing I have a problem with is the hours they are open are a little odd. They close at 3:30 on Saturdays but they turn off the light and lock the door right at 3 so don't expect to... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

We called in a regular cheesesteak with fried onions only, a cajun cheesesteak with fried onions only and a chicken cheesesteak with onions only, a small plain cheesesteak (meat and cheese only), and 2 orders of fries. The sandwiches were hot. They dropped the fries when our friend arrived to pick them up. They were still hot and crispy after... More 

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Thank terri E
Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

We are from Philly and outside of Jim's on South Street, this is our place for cheesesteaks when visiting our Son in Baton Rouge. Today we had lunch. We ordered a small classic and a small chicken cheesesteak. We made one steak a combo and split the fries. The combo came with a drink so we added a second drink.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

Good food, not great. The meat was not sliced like I expected, but that's not a bad thing. It was fresh cooked/made, and the bun was fresh and soft. I would go again but not drive across town for it.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

We lived in Philly for 7 years so we are always on the look out for a good cheesesteak. Everyone claims to have a good one but very few actually do. Philly Me Up is pretty darn close to a true Philly Cheesesteak. We ordered a chicken cheesesteak and a regular cheesesteak with onions and cheese only. They were loaded... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I always want a chicken cheesesteaks from here when I visit my son in Baton Rouge. We placed a carry out order of 5 cheesesteaks...some chicken, some steaks with variety of toppings and vegetables. The order was perfectly prepared. They even waited until I arrived to drop the fries so they would remain hot. It is always delicious.

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Thank terri E
Cape Coral, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

Great cheesesteak. The chicken cheese was my fav and I lived in Philly for 8 years. Just like Philly...maybe even better. The Cajun chicken and Cajun steak were also good and meaty. You may order them with or without onion, peppers and mushrooms. All prepared to order. We loved our first order from here but they have really odd hours.... More 

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Hammond, LA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

By far the best philly I have ever had!! Only downside... They get pretty busy at lunch time so make sure you get there a little early. Everything is made to order every time! Love it!!

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Thank David5131
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

I was born and raised in Baton Rouge, and I can honestly say until today that I had never had a Philly cheese steak. My husband heard about the restaurant from a fellow deputy sheriff, and after hearing his review, we both had to check it out. Oh my! It was amazing. I had The Loaded, and everything was cooked... More 

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Zachary, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

Read about Philly Me Up in Tripadvisor. The wife and I decided to give it a try on the evening of Mar 2, 2012. Ordered two phillys with fries. There are two sizes. Regular and small. The wife ordered the small. Cooked to order. Excellent!!! Loaded with steak, cheese and bell peppers! Next time i will asked for additional bell... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $9
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8775 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA 70809-2269
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: 1(225) 248-0006
Description
Dine in or take out specialty sandwiches. Philly Cheesesteaks, wraps, salads. Local family owned

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