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Joe's Steaks + Soda Shop

6030 Torresdale Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19135-3733
+1 215-535-9405
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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6030 Torresdale Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19135-3733
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the cheesesteaks to be dry and the service extremely slow. Not sure what folks see in this place other than its conveniently located across the street from a gentleman's club. Parking is difficult. one positive - they put a lot of meat on...More

Thank Peri A
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

So far my favorite cheesesteak place! Food was fresh and tasty, decor meets the theme. Overall pretty damn good cheesesteak place in N Philly.

Thank humis
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

A brand name is as important as the product it represents and when Chink's (a great brand name) became Joe's it became so to speak simply "Average Joe." Not the same to me. the Doctor hit me with some LOVE and a helpful vote!

Thank DoctorVonCueBall
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I haven't tried too many Philly cheese steak to claim that it's the best but it was very very good. I also enjoyed biking around fishtown. The service was very good as well !

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 28 June 2017

So it's a different experience than South Philly (aka Tony Luke's) but just as good. Steak perfect & rolls fresh. Not a lot of variety (aka pizza style, sharp provolone, etc.). Just good high quality ingredients served to you at your table. Vanilla egg crème...More

Thank DrewC_CT
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We wanted to eat a Philly cheese steak and this was near enough to places we wanted to see. Parking is on the street and on the first sunny Sunday, everyone, locals and tourists were all out. Needless to say, parking was a bit difficult....More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Joe's (formerly Chinks) sits on the corner like something out of the 1950's. It looks like an old dining car from a train: long, narrow, silver on the outside with plenty of neon. It was my first night in Philly, a Wednesday, and I wanted...More

Thank 1967Yankeesfan
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We are the Philly steak and cheese sandwiches and they were very tasty. They have a pickle and pepper bar. The service was great, the prices were decent, and we found a place on the side of the street to park close by.

Thank y2s4e7gqIl
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

So......we herd Fishtown was cool and took an Uber. As soon as we stepped out of the car the vibe was great and we were at the door to Joe's. What a cool retro shop-simple spot on menu with great cheesesteaks and fresh fries. You...More

Thank Skeeternc
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a late lunch after flying into PA from CO. Cute little neighborhood place. Great cheesesteak sandwiches, could've used a bit more cheese but the meat and onions were perfect. The milkshake was huge, should've shared one instead of getting 2.

Thank Christine G
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Nadia A
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There is street parking.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6030 Torresdale Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19135-3733 (Formerly Chink's Steaks)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-535-9405
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