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A Taste of Philadelphia

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2533 James St, Syracuse, NY 13206-2824
+1 315-463-9422
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Syracuse, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

The meat was full of grizzle or something like fried rubber i almost broke a tooth. DISGUSTING. I have only heard good reviews and hopefully this was a randon event but i will NEVER go back.

Thank Jaay A
Syracuse, New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed January 17, 2014

I have tried so many different places looking for a good cheese steak and have been disappointed so many times. This is the real deal. you can order it any way you like with or without your choice of cheese. They also offer a chicken cheese steak that I think is every bit as good as the steak version. My... More 

Thank Todd B
Syracuse, New York
1 review
Reviewed December 20, 2012

I almost never write a review, and not negative ones, but my experience the other day was TERRIBLE ! - Have been meaning to stop for years and finally did and was VERY sorry I did - I ordered two Philly Cheese Steak subs to go, got home and found that we actually received two sub rolls filled with browned... More 

Thank Skip M M
1 review
Reviewed November 3, 2011

I wa born and raised in Syracuse and have eaten a lot of philly cheesesteaks througout many restaurants. Taste of Philly was by far the best flavor, atmosphere, and not to mention great value for your dollar about $7.50 for a 10'' Philly sub (with PRIME RIB!!!) no fake stuff and a bag of chips.

Thank Foodkritik87
1 review
Reviewed September 1, 2010

just like you get in philly, the best steak sandwich in upstate n.y.. most upstate restaurants, unfortunately do not know how a philly cheesesteak is made. this is the real deal.

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Reviewed March 26, 2008

Tasty cheese steaks and great service!

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Syracuse, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed January 13, 2008

I really like this place. I think they make great cheese steaks.

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Reviewed November 28, 2007

the steak sandwiches are the best

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
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
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2533 James St, Syracuse, NY 13206-2824
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-463-9422

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?