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Philly's A Taste Of Philadelphia

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33 Sherman St, Norwich, CT 06360-4115
+1 860-886-9449
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11:00 - 20:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 19:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Connecticut
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time visiting here, they make an awesome Philly Cheese Steak with Real Cheese Whiz! This is a must visit when in Norwich for a nice steak lunch sandwich. The only issue is order time. There were only 4 people dining in, and it took over 15 min from the time someone took my order, to getting my food and... More 

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Thank Traveler7CT
Baltimore, Maryland
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73 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently moved to CT from Baltimore. As a native Philadelphian, you always look to see if there is a cheese steak anywhere that is remotely close to home. I stumbled across Philly's via Google. We took our three kids there this evening to taste test. I'm a cheese steak snob. Nothing tops Jim's or D'Alessandro's in my opinion. Don't... More 

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Thank danarchist
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

An outstanding selection of great steak sandwiches.... best in SE CT... make it a family lunch or dinner

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Thank Jennie L
Waterford, Connecticut
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Have to say after all the talk about this place I was expecting a little better sandwich. Not the best Philly cheesesteak we've ever had, but a close third place.

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Thank greeneyedlustr
Norwich, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Great philly steak sandwich. Great service in a very well kept place. Easy parking, good service. Makes everyone feel like family. Gives back to our community as well. Had a soda, philly steak and water ice for desert. You can't miss with this place 👍

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Thank jetmec40
Lisbon, Connecticut
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

This is the best place around to get a Philly cheese steak sandwich! After spending a lot of time in Philadelphia. I love Philly Cheese steaks and there are none like the ones at Philly's. They are just like the ones I used to get when I was in Philadelphia. I won't eat one anywhere else not that I have... More 

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Thank rutzup
Uncasville, Connecticut
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

best cheese steak ever, service and staff are top notch....if you have not eaten here, sad for you. Staff was wonderful, very clean, top notch for sure

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Thank Denise C
Willimantic, Connecticut
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Everything good; staff, food, decor, location. Only negative is I don't understand the parking situation, is there any?

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Thank 7maidsamilking
Norwich, Connecticut
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

The food and is really good! My favorite item would be the buffalo chicken fries! Always taste the same and they are amazing! Have had a few different things from the menu and was never disappointed

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Thank xjuleso0
Lebanon
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Delicious food! Good people. Support this gem of a local business. The buffalo chicken sandwich is good as are the Philly cheese steaks (obviously).

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Thank Chloe D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Sherman St, Norwich, CT 06360-4115
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +1 860-886-9449

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?