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Philly's Finest

1527 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7351
+1 904-241-7188
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“wings” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1527 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7351
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ohh me n my mother was actually going somewhere across the street from this place but we spotted it and I said let's try it and I'm glad I did the food and the customer service was awesome got to try this place if you...More

Thank Maria M
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Maria, Thank you for the wonderful review! I’m glad to hear that you enjoyed everything. The wings are awesome here and seem to be a crowd favorite. We look forward to your next visit, till then. Cheers, J.R.

Reviewed 5 July 2017

I had an upset stomach and almost missed the fireworks after eating here. Go with the steak sandwiches.More

Thank amberlday
Management response:Responded 12 February 2018

I'm sorry to hear about your experience at Philly's Finest. We are currently under new management and would love to have you back. We hope to see you again soon. Ask for me personally and I will see to it that we buy you guys...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We ate here for lunch recently. We ordered cheesesteak sandwiches...the ones with the sautéed onions...and some wings. The wings were nice and crispy but not overcooked and the sauce was just like at home...buffalo style and hot. The sandwiches were on the money, although one...More

Thank mjrmunch01
Management response:Responded 12 February 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review. I'm glad to hear the staff tried to make up for the mistake they made. We are now currently under new management and would love for you to come on in again and let us know what you think....More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

We know a good Philly cheese steak, having come from that area. We liked the ones here. Rolls were fresh, meat was good, cheese just right. Service was fast.

Thank lindalovesgene
Management response:Responded 12 February 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review! The owner and his wife are both from Philly and have defiantly learned a thing or two when it comes to making a good cheesesteak. We can't wait for your next visit, till then! Cheers, J.R.

Reviewed 20 March 2017

My family stopped here on our drive back home from a vacation in southern Florida. It was a bit of a detour from the main highway, but the food was worth it. My husband declared his Philly cheesesteak the best one south of Philly. My...More

Thank noonles
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We try very hard to serve the most authentic food from Philadelphia we can since 2001. You can't make your own bread and have it taste the same but we do tracker trailer...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

ate here on a recent trip to Jacksonville Beach, the food was delicious and the service was excellent.

Thank Karla G
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Thank you for trying us out I am glad you Enjoyed it...jeff

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Stopped in there for lunch. Impressed that they have an ice bar for your beverages. Had the Phillly cheesesteak with white American cheese, sautéed onions, mushroom and green peppers. Very tasty and will definitely return on my next visit to Jax Beach.

Thank Mickstr47
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Thank you for coming in and trying our award winning Cheesesteak. I hope to see you again...jeff

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We're from the Philadelphia and this isn't a Philly Cheese Steak... it was average at best... for $10 I was expecting to be at least somewhat wowed...More

Thank Bravomids
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

I am sorry you feel it was not a authentic Cheesesteak. My wife and I are both from Philly. We can not compete with fresh bread delivered in philly every day but we do tractor trailer the same rolls down from Philly. We use Amaroso...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

My wife was born and raised in Philadelphia. We have tried philly cheese steak sandwiches in various cities and she never found one that was as good as home until we went to Philly's Finest. In fact, in 7 days we ate here 3 times....More

Thank James S
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Thanks for spending the time to write a review I am glad you enjoyed it....jeff

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Googled "Philly Cheesesteaks" in the Jacksonville, FL area and this little gem popped up. It's located near the beach and in walking distance to a variety of good things. It's definitely your typical bar & grill setting but very enjoyable. There are lots of locals...More

Thank Clynnm0702
Jeff H, Owner at Philly's Finest, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

I am glad you tried us out I hope to see you again...jeff

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1527 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7351
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-241-7188
We are a Family friendly restaurant that specializes in Pizza and Cheesesteak from Philadelphia. We are born and raised in the Philadelphia area and we have our Rolls and Steak trucked down from Philly. We have a full Menu to accommodate everyone tastes not just Cheesesteaks. We have a Wine, Beer and Liquor and 60 Foot Ice bar if you are after a Ice cold drink in the Heat.
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