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Old Original Nick's Roast Beef

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10 East Woodland Avenue, Springfield - Springfield Township, PA 19064
610.690.1112
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10:30 am - 1:15 am
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Media, Pennsylvania
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90 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great roast beef. The menu is short because their meets are that good. No better roast beef out there. I will be going back to have the roast turkey. Good drinks and beer selection to compliment the meal. Staff very nice and helpful.

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Indian Rocks Beach, Florida
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nick's Roast Beef NEVER disappoints!! Beef combo, operation, roasted hots, broccoli raab. Roast beef with provolone, bread pulled out. Family run, excellent customer service, Patty and Johnny. Seriously, I never visit home without stopping at Nick's. Best of luck in your new location!!!

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Thank sapa715
Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Nicks has the best roast beef in town. The horse radish and peppers that come with is just the right compliment. The roast pork is also awesome. Quick service and call ahead for takeout works great for us.

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upstate pa
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130 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

What can I say Nick's roast beef sandwich is so tasty. They have this location and one in South Philly 19th and Jackson I believe. I always get a roast beef wet and I order gravy fries. The gravy fries are superb they come with slivers of roast beef mixed in with the gravy. I've eaten here so many times... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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79 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

Went to Nicks for a late lunch. Ordered the roast beef, very tasty fresh roll and spicy horseradish. My wife had the roast pork, not as happy...lots of sage...gravy fries are good, wish they had better sides...everything is fried.

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Thank Bennett F
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

I had the roast beef sandwich with broccoli rabe. It came on a large kaiser-type roll on a styrofoam plate barely bigger than the sandwich. So presentation was a little lacking, but the flavor more than made up for it. It was juicy, tender, and absolutely delicious. Good fries, too. The atmosphere was casual and fun, and service was very... More 

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Thank Jeanne M
Wilmington, Delaware
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 585 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

My family grew up in the "original" neighborhood in South Philly near Nick's first location at 20th & Jackson Street. As much as it pains me to say (a loyalty thing), the Springfield location of Old Original Nick's Roast Beef is just at spectacular and untouchably delicious as Nick's South Philly! We had one sandwich with "the Ends" (all the... More 

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Thank RoadTripper516
Philly
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279 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

This is one of them. Two locations, one here in Springfield, the original in South Philly on 20th Street Beef and Cheese is the way to go Do not worry about the Ambiance, Service or limited menu You go for one of the three best sandwiches in Philly Don't dress up. Come hungry. Order the Beef and Cheese combo I... More 

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Thank appetitetogo
Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Anytime you're in the mood for a good meal, go to Nick's! They have one of the best roast beef sandwiches. The waiters/waitresses are excellent at keeping your cup refilled. Go to Nick's!

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Philly
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78 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Let's be frank, this is not fine dining. Nick's is a down and dirty local joint with a limited, but excellent, food selection. They usually only have a few beer choices, but you should drink Yuengling here anyway! :) The roast beef, turkey and pork 'combo' sandwiches are the main attraction, especially when coupled with their gravy fries and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 1:15 am
Tuesday
10:30 am - 1:15 am
Wednesday
10:30 am - 1:15 am
Thursday
10:30 am - 1:15 am
Friday
10:30 am - 1:15 am
Saturday
10:30 am - 1:15 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 East Woodland Avenue, Springfield - Springfield Township, PA 19064
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Springfield - Springfield Township
  • Phone Number: 610.690.1112

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