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Philly's Finest

1527 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7351
+1 904-241-7188
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  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1527 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7351
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here for lunch recently. We ordered cheesesteak sandwiches...the ones with the sautéed onions...and some wings. The wings were nice and crispy but not overcooked and the sauce was just like at home...buffalo style and hot. The sandwiches were on the money, although one...More

Thank mjrmunch01
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We know a good Philly cheese steak, having come from that area. We liked the ones here. Rolls were fresh, meat was good, cheese just right. Service was fast.

Thank lindalovesgene
Reviewed 20 March 2017

My family stopped here on our drive back home from a vacation in southern Florida. It was a bit of a detour from the main highway, but the food was worth it. My husband declared his Philly cheesesteak the best one south of Philly. My...More

Thank noonles
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We try very hard to serve the most authentic food from Philadelphia we can since 2001. You can't make your own bread and have it taste the same but we do tracker trailer...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

ate here on a recent trip to Jacksonville Beach, the food was delicious and the service was excellent.

Thank Karla G
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this review

Thank you for trying us out I am glad you Enjoyed it...jeff

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Stopped in there for lunch. Impressed that they have an ice bar for your beverages. Had the Phillly cheesesteak with white American cheese, sautéed onions, mushroom and green peppers. Very tasty and will definitely return on my next visit to Jax Beach.

Thank Mickstr47
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this review

Thank you for coming in and trying our award winning Cheesesteak. I hope to see you again...jeff

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We're from the Philadelphia and this isn't a Philly Cheese Steak... it was average at best... for $10 I was expecting to be at least somewhat wowed...More

Thank Bravomids
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this review

I am sorry you feel it was not a authentic Cheesesteak. My wife and I are both from Philly. We can not compete with fresh bread delivered in philly every day but we do tractor trailer the same rolls down from Philly. We use Amaroso...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

My wife was born and raised in Philadelphia. We have tried philly cheese steak sandwiches in various cities and she never found one that was as good as home until we went to Philly's Finest. In fact, in 7 days we ate here 3 times....More

Thank James S
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this review

Thanks for spending the time to write a review I am glad you enjoyed it....jeff

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Googled "Philly Cheesesteaks" in the Jacksonville, FL area and this little gem popped up. It's located near the beach and in walking distance to a variety of good things. It's definitely your typical bar & grill setting but very enjoyable. There are lots of locals...More

Thank Clynnm0702
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this review

I am glad you tried us out I hope to see you again...jeff

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I've been going to Philly's Finest for over 12 years now and it always tastes just as good as it did that very first time! Will be a life long fan! I would recommend this to anyone looking for amazing food at a great price!...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This place is great. I hate going to restaurants at Jax Beach because they're overpriced and the service just doesn't cut it. But this place has great service AND the food is made to order, it comes out hot and smelling great, even when they're...More

Thank Candace M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1527 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7351
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-241-7188
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We are a Family friendly restaurant that specializes in Pizza and Cheesesteak from Philadelphia. We are born and raised in the Philadelphia area and we have our Rolls and Steak trucked down from Philly. We have a full Menu to accommodate everyone tastes not just Cheesesteaks. We have a Wine, Beer and Liquor and 60 Foot Ice bar if you are after a Ice cold drink in the Heat.