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Paesano's Philly Style Sandwiches

152 W Girard Ave, Italian Market, Philadelphia, PA 19123-1633
+1 267-886-9556
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“bolognese” (8 reviews)
“beef brisket” (7 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Hours
American, Italian
152 W Girard Ave, Italian Market, Philadelphia, PA 19123-1633
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Reviewed September 30, 2014

Assorted Sandwiches from Paesano's Philly Style, Philadelphia, PA 152 W. Girard Avenue Philadelphia, PA - 267-886-9556 Open everyday 11am - 7pm What: PAESANO - $8.50 Build: Beef brisket, horseradish mayo, roasted tomatoes, peperoncino, sharp provolone & fried egg What: ARISTA - $8.50 Build: Whole roasted...More

2  Thank Bill C
Reviewed September 27, 2014

Opening Remarks -Paesanos was opened by Peter McAndrews and his partner Nathan Baynes after McAndrews grew tired of having to add “gusto” to other sandwich shop offerings. -Paesanos is located in the heart of Philly’s Italian Market, and has been regarded by many as having...More

Thank Abbey S
Reviewed September 24, 2014

This place has a fierce reputation as a great sandwich provider. We had a mixed experience. We ordered a giardina sandwich and a tomato soup. Our other diners had a liveracci sandwich. The giardina was way too salty and while the eggplant was perfect, there...More

Thank tombillinge
Reviewed August 31, 2014

Unique offerings! Conveniently we got to the Italian Mkt just before noon, so didn't have to wait too long... I had the tasty Gustaio - lamb sausage with roasted tomato and I believe a mint jelly with greens in a crispy wrap. MMmmgood tho a...More

1  Thank GinaC08515
Reviewed August 10, 2014

Just finishing up my Paesano beef brisket sandwich. Absolutely incredible. Stopped in today with my daughter and they were out of their signature potatoes. No problem. They said if you can wait fifteen minutes we will make more. We did and they were worth the...More

Thank KenAllentown
Reviewed June 1, 2014

This is my first, last, and sometimes just when I need to fill my craving stop every time I go to Philly. My new home is Paesano's. If they would rent me the room above the store I would eat there everyday of my stay....More

3  Thank Mike P
Reviewed May 14, 2014

The perfect place to have lunch in Philly's Italian Market. All of the Paesano's sandwiches are unique and interesting combinations - absolute works of art and incredibly tasty! Every one I've tried has been fabulous. One of these days, I'll try the Bolognese - which...More

1  Thank ceethebee
Paesano P, Manager at Paesano's Philly Style Sandwiches, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2014

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We hope you get to try the Bolognese soon!

Reviewed May 6, 2014

I love this place! My favorite is the Paesano but all of their sandwiches are top notch! I have a gluten intolerence leaving me few options when it comes to sandwich shops. I was beyond happy when I found out theat Paesano's offers gluten free...More

4  Thank CMM25
Paesano P, Manager at Paesano's Philly Style Sandwiches, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2014

Thank you very much for writing such an awesome review. It is always our pleasure to bring the good Paesano's of the world all the Love!

Reviewed January 7, 2014

Great sandwiches, mostly takeout crowd on New Years Day and that was a good thing because seating is minimal. Wishniak cherry soda on tap went well with Zawzeech sausage sandwich, the local folks had ordered Paesano sandwiches-brisket and eggs and that looked good too. Very...More

1  Thank TheCFO
Paesano P, General Manager at Paesano's Philly Style Sandwiches, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2014

What a great way to start the new year! Thank you very much for taking the time to tell the foodies where to get the goods. You make us look good, and for that, we thank you!

Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

Encouraged by reports (including the recommendation from Anthony Bourdain's The Layover) we skipped the Pat/Geno's cheese steak showdown for this little sandwich shop abutting the Italian Market. We were not disappointed. We easily got beyond the zero atmosphere and few beverage options to the creative...More

Thank npwest
Paesano P, General Manager at Paesano's Philly Style Sandwiches, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2014

You are the reason why we work so hard! Thank you very much for showing your love towards our sandwiches. It really means a lot to us. Next time you come in please remind us of your review. We would love to give you a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 W Girard Ave, Italian Market, Philadelphia, PA 19123-1633
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 267-886-9556
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