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Geno's Steaks

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Bella Vista / Queen Village
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1219 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5005
+1 215-389-0659
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12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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345 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a good cheesteak place, the lights are a little over done. Good service and good food,. Would go back

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Thank Apes44
Providence, Rhode Island
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57 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ate lunch at Geno's after visiting UPENN earlier this week. We enjoyed the lunch. The steak sandwich has sliced steak and provolone melted with onions. The bread on the sandwich was very tasty. The service was quick and moved along. Check it out as it is a Philly establishment.

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New Haven, Connecticut
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181 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While visiting my friend in Philly he decided to take me to Geno's Steak and Pat's King of Steak. I remember hearing about Geno's on the Travel Channel and been waiting for the opportunity to go try them out. Well I was pleased with my steak & cheese sandwich, I thought that their cheese sauce was better than Pat's. It's... More 

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Thank Josue C
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44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

BEST cheesestake Wiz with. And 🍟 OMG awesome. I did not go to the "other" one waited in line for 25min. Worth it.. Fresh Cheese awesome Meat succulent!!!!!! This is the KING

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1 Thank Michael K
Newark, Delaware
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have always loved this place..i drive from delaware for their cheese fries and steaks..their wild cherry pepsi is the best i have ever had!!!

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1 Thank jcnclt81
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So I came and had my famous philli chease steak.. All in all it's a nice place to eat on your way, its not worth the effort if you come just for geno's I've had better 😏

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Thank Danny G
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Geno's to have a cheese steak and it was real good. My friends from NYC loved as well. I would say go for it!

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1 Thank niecee98
Spokane, Washington
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65 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious Philly Cheesesteak sandwich with onions & Cheese Whiz! Fabulous cheese fries! After we had it here, we didn't bother going anywhere else.

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1 Thank Donna H
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out of the 3 cheese steaks I tried I Philly this is the best! Bring cash only they don't take cards.

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Pulaski,VA
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132 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Okay, I know it has been an on going battle for years and the last time I was in Philadelphia I promised myself, Never Again. BUT, one of the ladies that was there for the same meetings had never been to Phillips and had seen the famous battle on a news program in her home state so I took her... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Fast Food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1219 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5005
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighborhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-389-0659

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