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Geno's Steaks

1219 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5005
+1 215-389-0659
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good30%
  • Average25%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (709 reviews)
“cheese whiz” (143 reviews)
“fried onions” (23 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
American, Steakhouse, Fast food
1219 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5005
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Reviewed today via mobile

must add adequate ingredients before taking your first bite. It isn’t for sure that super cheesesteak but filled my stomach as I had to buy one for my late lunch. It was ok. Limited parking there, so get your steaks and eat in the car.

Thank Natureholic
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For all the times I’ve heard about this place, it was good, but not out of this world. I think it’s one of those places that you have to grow up eating to really appreciate and crave. They don’t take credit cards so make sure...More

Thank Tamara S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Another average cheesesteak, we were hoping to find that outstanding cheesesteak while visiting Philly.

Thank craigtaunya
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited March 2018, very disappointed. This is a cash only establishment, lukewarm food, without any bathroom facilities for its customers. I had the steak with onions and mushrooms, basically, the whole sandwich had NO FLAVOR, I had to add a tremendous amount of salt and...More

Thank lovePinkPeppercorn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't go to Philly without eating the iconic sandwich. Know what you want before it's your turn to order. Wiz does not taste like cheese in a can. This was much tastier than I thought it was going to be. Cash only. I liked the...More

Thank ria1741
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like what came first the chicken or the egg! Which is better Pats or Gino’s? Both are great but something about Gino’s does it for me. But I will be back to do the test again (and again and again)!

Thank Bernie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was desperate and Mcds was closed. I knew better than to go to this tourist trap @ 3am. Still terrible like it's neighbor rival. Can't even describe the taste. If u r looking for beef, go to the Original Nicks Roast Beef 20th and...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had this at the airport. My wife didn’t eat hers after the first two bites. I had to use sauce to get mine down. I would not get this cheesesteak. The fries were a bit salty but tasted good(with cheese). In summary - I would...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here many, many times. Excellent cheesesteaks. The service at the window is always helpful and friendly. Cash only. Our last visit was Super Bowl Sunday and the line was long but it moved quickly. Some people like Geno's cheesesteaks the best, some...More

Thank GuitarPlayer2006
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in Philadelphia a Philly cheesesteak is a must do. We asked our Lyft driver where to go and he suggested Gino's. The restaurant has a simple walk up window to order and outdoor picnic tables to sit at. The sandwiches are about $10 each...More

Thank Wendy F
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Response from LBSnell | Reviewed this property |
This was not my experience so I cannot answer this question.
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Response from Robb M | Reviewed this property |
Nothing, it's just what they call them in certain parts of the country...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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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