Philadelphia Restaurants

Jim's Steaks

  • 400 South St. Map It
  • South Street
  • American

Updated 05/19/2011

Fodor's Review

You'll know you're nearing Jim's when the scent of frying onions overwhelms your senses—or when you see people lined up around the corner. Big, juicy, drippy sandwiches of Philly steaks—shaved beef piled high on long crusty rolls—come off the grill with amazing speed when the counter workers hit their stride; but be aware that no matter how hard you beg, they will not toast the rolls. Yell "wit' wiz" (meaning: "with Cheese Whiz, please") for major cred and extra authenticity. Jim's is mostly takeout, but there are some tables and chairs upstairs.

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400 South St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19147, United States

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Updated 05/19/2011


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