Yes, you guessed it…cheesesteaks! Did you really think that we would forget? We would never. Choosing just three places to share with you wasn’t an easy task considering that Philly is the home of the cheesesteak. Not only are there countless places to choose from, you are entering dangerous territory when discussing your favorite one with any fellow Philadelphian. To put it simply, we tend to get defensive with our steaks. But just try our favorites, and decide for yourself which is the best #creativesteak.
337 S St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Sunday – Thursday 9 am – 11 pm
Friday – Saturday 9 am – 2 pm
Confusing name but GOOD cheesesteaks. With two locations, one stand and one sit-down restaurant, you have no excuse not to try Ishkabibble’s. That is, after you nail down the name. The Ishkabibble’s website says that the name is “pronounced ‘Ish’ as in ‘wish’ and ‘bib’ as in something you might wear while eating a cheesesteak” so get to studying. Not to mention, the website already wins for the best domain taken by a Philly cheesesteak establishment with “philacheesesteak.com.”
3653 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Everyday 11:30 am – 3:30 am
Okay, this line can get long. Like really, really long. 2 hours long. But if it wasn’t worth it then we wouldn’t be telling you about it! This gem is located in North Philly where the cheesesteaks are made with 100% sirloin steak and homemade love. With the heavy flow of hungry customers, make sure you are ready to give your order when it’s your turn to help make the busy employees’ jobs easier.
600 Wendover St
Philadelphia, PA 19128
Monday – Saturday 11 am – 12 am
Sunday 11 am – 9 pm
So we aren’t saying that there is one best cheesesteak place in Philly, but we also aren’t saying that there isn’t. What we are saying though, is that if there was, then we wouldn’t be surprised if this was it. In other words, Dalessandro’s Steaks is a MUST if you want an AMAZING cheesesteak. Cash-only and sometimes a wait, but the employees work very hard and have no reservation in spoiling you with big portions of this taste of heaven.
Now all the true Philly basics have been covered, bringing our #crEATive campaign to an end. If we had all the time in the world there would be many, many other Philly places that we could recommend to you too. However, we have some work to do. But don’t worry — we will definitely be taking lunch breaks to indulge in some Creative eats. We hope to see you there!