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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%
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“steak” (707 reviews)
“cheese whiz” (143 reviews)
“fried onions” (23 reviews)
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Fast food
1219 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-5005
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just visited Geno’s Steaks at the airport and it was he nastiest cheese steak sandwich that I have ever experienced. We paid $30.00 for frozen meat, canned mushrooms, raw peppers and un melted cheese. I guess the bread was pretty good but everything that was...More

Thank Jaegerak
Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend took me to Philadelphia as his birthday present to me since I had never been to the city before. I can officially check it off on my bucket list that I had an AUTHENTIC Philly cheese steak and it came from here. It...More

Thank NKT1988
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a side-by-side with Pat's and Geno's came out on top! This lived up to all the hype with delicious bread and great steak. The key for us was that the cheese was nicely distributed throughout the steak, not just tossed on top like...More

Thank RedIrishRover
Reviewed 1 week ago

usually coming here when friends from other states came to visit Philly.For my opinion this place is so commercial, with no quality of Philly famous Cheesesteak.

Thank Iressa-Andrey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the two best destinations to experience a real Philly Classic Cheese Steak. As a good advice, don't go out on the street alone at night because that is not a safe area to go by yourself.

Thank Perry P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When in South Philly always go to Gino's to get a cheese steak a must ! South Philly is great place always nice to visit

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited a friend in Philadelphia for a few days. She recommended Geno's for cheesesteaks. Incredible! Had to do it the true Philadelphian way with the Cheez Whiz. Excellent!

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Philly for the day just to try some Philly cheese steaks. With the fiancee we decided to try the famous dueling restaurants. We got one of each and she liked the competition but I liked genos. Both were good and I can't wait...More

Thank michael l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As our cab driver told us, tourists go to Geno’s and Pat’s because they are “famous,” but you can get a better cheesesteak just about anywhere else in the city that serves them. A 12” cheesesteak, fries and coke will cost $17. For that price,...More

Thank GinaNairn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Won’t say the name of the place across the street But genos is my choice I like the law enforcement friendly photos The atmosphere The hot peppers Oh my I think I’ll be back soon It’s always a treat

Thank William630
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Nothing, it's just what they call them in certain parts of the country...
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Restaurant Details

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