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Best Sandwich Shack

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518 E Best Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-3730
+1 208-625-0629
11:00 - 20:00
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They serve up a great Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich and the Brownies are homemade daily and very good as well. All done to order while you wait. Fresh and great tasting with their bread baked fresh daily. A very good sandwich.

Thank Bigkahuna88
Keswick, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

A bit of Philly in ID? Mom&Pop joint dishing up their best imitation of Philly. cheesesteaks aren't bad - where they fall short are the rolls. While locally sourced, they don't have the crust that makes the roll standout. Friendly service. Meat Your Maker is a whopper of a sandwich - pretty tasty though!

Thank CulturedBacillis
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I was really surprised how much I enjoyed this place. Great cheesesteak. So lean! Call ahead. It's worth it.

Thank alitaylor2012
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Really good sandwiches made while you wait. Plenty of meat on the fresh hoagie roll. I like the BBQ and any of the Philly Cheese varieties.

Thank potato110
Northern Idaho
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

My husband kept raving about this place so I finally went with him to try it... It was good! Huge portions, great prices, and friendly family ran service. The steak is cooked in house and has excellent flavor.

Thank Stafford3
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The Hooligan is the best sandwich ever! I drove 2100 miles based on reviews to try one of these sandwiches, and I would drive it again for this amazing sandwich. HOOLIGAN RULES!

Thank HandyKapped
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

First timer today. Best Cheesesteak I've ever had. Simple as that. I will be a frequent visitor even if it does mean increasing workouts to burn calories. Excellent!

Thank TampaScott
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

The best sandwiches in Coeur d'Alene! Hefty and more than tasty. Their creative concoctions will more than satisfy. Nice folks too!

Thank Andy B
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Seriously the best Philly I've ever had! Bread was soft but held everything together as best it could. Tons of meat and cheese and oooey gooey deliciousness! One tip: do not try to eat this on the go, it is crazy big and probably wouldn't work well while driving :) FYI - this is truly a shack and not a... More 

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Houstonian In Texas
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Been here 3x traveling through Idaho. Just can't describe how delicious the Philly is. So much meat & so much flavor from the sweet peppers & onion. It's hot, messy & worth it. Big enough to feed two, but then there wouldn't be any leftovers. Can't bring myself to try other choices on menu. Here two days, already been once... More 

Thank dlb9746

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 518 E Best Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-3730
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Coeur d'Alene
  • Phone Number: +1 208-625-0629
East Coast Style Street Sandwiches specializing in Philly CheeseSteaks and Sausages.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?