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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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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Overpriced, long wait for the food. Cashier was quick and friendly. Subs overly greasy. Hot steak and cheese on cold bread.

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Thank Gata N
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Made my first trip to Geno's, truly excellent. My GF and I both had sandwiches and were really impressed with the quality and we just loved the fresh bun.The place is spotless inside, staff were friendly,

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Thank Shona R
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

There are a lot of places in Philly to get a cheesesteak. Steve's is probably my favorite, but if you don't get to go there and are looking for a good spot, Geno's at the airport is a great alternative. Get some peppers to go on it too!

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Thank K8eros
Montreal, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hey when in Philly you have to have one of each ! But in my case I had one of 7 cheesesteak place and Geno's is a strong second ! Again people stop expectiong white glove service at a fast food place ! The peeps working there are great and yess you need to know what you want, but have... More 

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Thank DrFeelgood89
Portland, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

By far some of the best Philly Cheesesteak ever. (we did sneak across the street to check out Pats.....and Geno's wins!) Cash only, but we knew that.....the place is spotless, by the way. Awesome neighborhood gathering place and outside seating.

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Thank PammieJB
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I tried both Geno's and Pat's on Saturday night, and Pat's was the better of the two. The cheese steak was good but nothing to brag about. I don't feel any desire to go back and give them another chance when Pat's is 20 yards away.

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Thank jwkeebs
East Lyme, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was excited to go here because of all the things we seen on TV about how great their philly streak and cheese was. Have to say wasn't impressed. To much bread for portion of meat. Counter was very unpleasant,like we were bothering her. Won't go back.

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Thank Noelaniipo
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was the best of the evening! Great tasting sandwich!! Cash only is a inconvenience, but cheesesteak is awesome and ATM is close.

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Thank Bryan N
New York City
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff is friendly. Food is good. If you are in Philly, you must have a cheese steak. Thought there would be more steak in my cheese steak. Bread was delicious. There is limited seating so do not go during lunch time. Lots of toppings to choose from. Enjoy.

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Thank WeLoveTraveling23
vermont
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

No parking. Steak was good but not as tasty as across the street in my opinion. Fun night out with the boys.

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Thank stehib

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1219 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5005
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: 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?