Jim's Steaks

400 South St.



Mon-Thurs, 10am-1am. Fri, Sat til 3am. Sun, 11am – 1am.

The place is always packed with South Street walk-ins, all coming for Jim’s hefty cheesesteaks. Dining room upstairs for a sit-down meal.


Ishkabibble’s, pronounced “ish” as in wish, and “bib” as in something you might wear when you eat a cheesesteak, is the Home of the Original Chicken Cheesesteak, and has been serving the best cheesesteaks to locals and tourists alike since 1979. Come visit our original location at 337 South Street, or our newer location 517 South Street, offering tons of seating. Both locations offer the same menu which also includes burgers (beef, turkey and veggie) and our award-winning best fries. Open Sunday-Monday 9am-11pm, Friday & Saturday 9am-3am. Make sure to order our famous drink, the Gremlin, (half grape juice and half lemonade).

Sonny's Famous Steaks

Some magazine called “GQ” sent a team to find the best Philly cheesesteak. No joke, they tried 23 cheesesteaks! Their conclusion? Critic Alan Richman named Sonny’s #1, writing “the best cheesesteak in town!”Sonny’s is located in the heart of Old City, just blocks from the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, National Constitution Center and other attractions. In addition to cheesesteaks, Sonny’s has a great selection of burgers, cheese fries, and an amazing grilled cheese sandwich.Open Sunday through Thursday 11am-10pm, Friday and Saturday 11am-3am.


Cleavers is a no-bull cheesesteak shop located in the heart of Center City Philadelphia. We’re talking 100% USDA domestic ribeye, fresh baked bread, and artisanal ingredients, all culminating in a delicious Philly cheesesteak. Also offering a generous selection of gourmet sandwiches, wraps, salads, and sides for every taste. Cleavers’ mouthwatering menu items are made even better when paired with an ice cold beer or boozy milkshake. Dine in, pick up, delivery and catering available.

Woodrow's Sandwich Shop

Come visit Best of Philly winner in 2016 for Best New Sandwich Shop. Everything is made “in house” at Woodrow’s, where classic sandwiches are taken to the next level. The fan-favorite cheesesteak, featuring “Truffle Whiz”, was named the “3rd best cheesesteak in Philly” by Bon Appetite Magazine for 2018. Woodrow’s has a long list of unique and classic creations, from the Cajun Mahi Mahi sandwich with Mango Puree, to the other Philly classic, a Roast Pork sandwich. Gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian sandwich options, soups and salads. Open daily 11am-7pm.

Geno’s Steaks

No visit to Philly is complete without a trip to the legendary Geno’s Steaks, in the heart of South Philly! Serving Philly’s finest steaks since 1966, Geno’s uses only the best, thinly sliced rib-eye steak so it grills up nice and juicy (never greasy). Their onions are always fresh, their bread comes straight from the oven, and their cheese….well it’s cheese. You can never really go wrong with cheese. Offering great hoagies too, plus cheese fries. Open 24 hours. Outdoor seating available.