1. Steak Sandwich Wiz Wit
WHERE: Pat’s King of Steaks
HISTORY: Pat’s is known as the originator of the Philly Cheesesteak. They’ve been in business since 1930. Right across the street is Geno’s Steaks. The two have a huge rivalry, but it’s up to you whose cheesesteak you prefer.
FUN FACT: You can learn to order like a local here.
2. The Paesano
WHERE: Paesano’s Philly Style
WHAT’S IN IT? Beef brisket, horseradish mayo, roasted tomatoes, peperoncini, sharp provolone, and a fried egg.
OMG WHAT: Their potatoes are roasted in duck fat and are smothered in provolone cheese. OMG.
3. The Italian Hoagie
WHERE: Sarcone’s Deli
WHAT’S IN IT? Thinly sliced prosciutto, hot capicola, hard salami, provolone cheese, oil, vinegar, lettuce, tomatoes, and onions.
FUN FACT: They make their own bread, and they even supply it to other restaurants around the city.
5. Vegan Chicken Cheesesteak
8. Hot Roast Pork Sandwich
WHERE: John’s Roast Pork
WHAT’S IN IT: Just roast pork if you want!
JUST PORK? Eating it plain is delicious. The pork is simmered in its own gravy. Add provolone and sautéed spinach if you’re hankering for more.