BEST CHEESESTEAK Sandwich in Philadelphia! Philly Cheesesteak Tour

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  • Published on Aug 7, 2018
  • So glad that I got to do a Cheesesteak Tour when I visited Philadelphia this time because when you are in Philly, you got to eat some good Philly Cheesesteak!!
    Cheesesteak sandwiches have always been one of my favorite kind of sandwiches, that's why I had to make it my mission to see what the best Cheesesteak Sandwich that Philly has to offer!
    Not only did I get to taste the cheesiest Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich that was oozing out with cheese, but I also got to try one of the biggest Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches too! This Cheesesteak sandwich is filled with an insanely amount of toppings, full of juicy seasoned meat, fried onions, peppers and most of all, and it has so much cheese!
    Mmm, thank you, Philadelphia for your fantastic Cheesesteak Sandwiches, I will be back for more of that cheesy sandwich!
    LOCATION:
    1)John’s Roast Pork
    www.yelp.com/biz/johns-roast-pork-philadelphia?osq=John%27s+Roast+Pork
    2)Jim’s Steaks
    www.yelp.com/biz/jims-steaks-philadelphia-6
    3)Cleavers
    www.yelp.com/biz/cleavers-philadelphia?osq=Cleavers
    4)Max’s Steaks
    www.yelp.com/biz/maxs-steaks-philadelphia

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  • Strictly Dumpling
    Strictly Dumpling  4 months ago +335

    What's your favorite Philly Cheese spot?

    • GreenLanternSalem
      GreenLanternSalem 12 days ago +1

      @ 15:29
      Your meat sucking vacuum power . Amazing. The definition of you. NOT ONE STEP BACKWARDS. GET THEM. ALL OF THEM .
      That was you. You go out there and do it all. I am amazed by you, jealous and envious if you.
      You are my spirit animal.... which eats all the food that exists in the universe, and know , of course, what is good. I love ya man. Keep it up. If Anthony Bourdain could have a person carry his mantle, it would be you. And we would all be honored. How you respect and visit all these cultures and their foods.

    • Tammy VanNguyen-Ronberg
      Tammy VanNguyen-Ronberg 23 days ago +1

      Laura Taylor - next time you are in Vegas , POP’s philly cheese steaks are a must 😉 and of course, its open 24 hrs - like everything else in LV.

    • Laura Taylor
      Laura Taylor 24 days ago +1

      +Tammy VanNguyen-Ronberg I'm in Vegas right now, but leaving tomorrow! Wish I would've known!! I'm a huge love of real deal Phillies, but all I ate in Vegas was ramen lol. It was amazing! But would've loved to try their take on a real deal Philly CS!!

    • Ahmed H
      Ahmed H 24 days ago

      I doubt they put THAT amount of meat on a regular order.
      Amazing WHAT a blogger with a camera will get YOU.

    • Alpha Dawkins
      Alpha Dawkins 27 days ago

      Maxs

  • Greg G
    Greg G Day ago

    Jim’s is awesome. My favorite in philly. Dam now I am hungry for one and it so far away.

  • TheDarkUmbreon 95
    TheDarkUmbreon 95 7 days ago

    Now I'm gonna be craving cheesesteaks after this video thanks for that

  • Steven Forman
    Steven Forman 7 days ago

    Truly enjoyed watching this. :D

  • setarita
    setarita 7 days ago

    “I don’t want a bite of this” said no one EVER

  • Ian Hom
    Ian Hom 8 days ago

    Fly Eagles Fly

  • sebastian
    sebastian 10 days ago

    it's just ground beef ffs. seasoned, granted, but nothing more

  • djamal bouchou
    djamal bouchou 10 days ago

    With all the food you're eating... How do you keep in shape?
    I struggle with a burger and a plate of rice!!

  • Mackenzie Wolfe
    Mackenzie Wolfe 10 days ago

    i lived in philly for awhile and never had a cheese steak

  • brandon rivera
    brandon rivera 11 days ago

    Go to hiro's ramen in Philadelphia

  • brandon rivera
    brandon rivera 11 days ago

    At least he didn't go to geno's

  • Lysergic Acid Diethylamide

    3:54 I don't want a bite of this......



    I want the whole sandwich

  • Inspector711
    Inspector711 14 days ago

    That's not spinach you dummy! It is broccoli rabe

  • Antonio Ramirez
    Antonio Ramirez 15 days ago

    Lol i dont know why but every time i see avideo about cheesesteaks i have to watch it even though they’re usually about the same philly spots just something about watching a cheesesteak especially being from cali i gotta make it to philly before i die lol

  • Geek Gumption Food Related

    Besides the Rocky steps, Philly cheese steaks are one of the best things I love about Philadelphia.

  • Freddy
    Freddy 18 days ago +1

    I wonder if the cameraman gets a bite, his mouth must be watering behind that camera lol.

  • Jeff G
    Jeff G 22 days ago

    Even Porky Pig gives this video a thumbs up! 👍💖

  • b1790
    b1790 22 days ago

    Absolutely love ur enthusiasm! You did Philly right.

  • shiana kohu
    shiana kohu 22 days ago

    I got hungry. Now I'm eating peanuts 😭😭😭 I want one of those 😭

  • Alvin Lewis
    Alvin Lewis 22 days ago

    Jim's looks the best

  • William Anderson
    William Anderson 23 days ago

    The director of this vid deserves an Oscar, because he only went 99% food porn; not full.

  • MrTony002
    MrTony002 23 days ago

    Mikey Chen......you ROCK! 🤘🏼🤘🏼🤘🏼

  • Joseph Saetveit
    Joseph Saetveit 23 days ago

    How does Mike Chen not weigh 400 pounds?? If I ate one of those I couldn't fit into my pants for a week!

  • Reel Fishing
    Reel Fishing 24 days ago

    Philly cheese steak VS Italian beef dip sandwich
    I want so much cheese that even Spider-Man use that instead of his own webbing !
    # 2 got my vote

  • Perpetual.Art
    Perpetual.Art 25 days ago

    That sandwich was taller than you ! 🙆‍♂️

  • Kelefane
    Kelefane 25 days ago

    Come to Chicago and do this with the Italian Beefs next ;)

  • J F
    J F 27 days ago

    I still get amazed by the huge amount of food a smallish person can consume in one day! Absolutely amazing!

  • GREG L
    GREG L 28 days ago

    I just started watching this channel and I have to ask how the f@#$ do you eat like that much without throwing up and how the hell are you so thin please explain

  • Lewis Rothschild
    Lewis Rothschild 28 days ago

    a philly cheese with grilled onions and jalapeños

  • Can can
    Can can 28 days ago

    That Jims place looked amazing

  • 이근재 aka Christopher Lee

    Wish Korea had something even 1/4 the similar to the places mentioned :(

  • Fuzzy Muppet
    Fuzzy Muppet 28 days ago

    damn I shouldnt of clicked on this vid, here I am eating cup ramen and a dollar package of hotdogs.

  • darkholyPL
    darkholyPL 28 days ago +1

    American 'cheese' has no right to call itself chees to begin with. It would be out right illegal to do here in EU. American cheese is cancer. Hate it with a passion.

  • PenguPlay YT
    PenguPlay YT Month ago

    I live in Philly :D

  • keseysvenisonchili
    keseysvenisonchili Month ago

    the next closest "big city" is jersey city dude. not philly.

  • Crononaut
    Crononaut Month ago

    I've never wanted anything so bad as how much I want a cheese steak right now.

  • Andrew Cain
    Andrew Cain Month ago

    Can you mail me the other half of your cheesesteaks?

  • Hieronymus Fox
    Hieronymus Fox Month ago

    It's not a *Philly cheesesteak* if you put something other than *white American cheese* on it. It's a steak and cheese sandwich

  • Josh Gluchoff
    Josh Gluchoff Month ago

    Am i the only one gonna mention he calls broccoli rabe spinach when eating the roast pork sandwhich? Its a completely different vegetable Mike lol.

  • Ryan Hanna
    Ryan Hanna Month ago

    You can eat SO MUCH

  • Brody crotzer
    Brody crotzer Month ago

    With your descriptiveness.

  • Brody crotzer
    Brody crotzer Month ago

    Wish I could travel and eat. Awesome commentary, you make me taste it with you descriptions.

  • The Cringe Is Real
    The Cringe Is Real Month ago

    Can I get a plane ticket to Philadelphia please?

  • TheRealGrizz1
    TheRealGrizz1 Month ago

    Salute!!! In the hood at Max's. Ppl from out the area always ask for a whole, when they mean half. Lol Still missed a couple spots.

  • Kia Benton
    Kia Benton Month ago

    Oh yeah next time you come to Philly please go to ishkabibbles

  • Kia Benton
    Kia Benton Month ago

    I'm happy you came to phiphilly and didn't go to Pat's or Geno's . I live up the street from MAXX'S . You should have sat in the eagle bar to enjoy your steak. Next time do a Reading terminal food tour. You won't be disappointed

  • theone2225
    theone2225 Month ago

    why do I watch your videos late at night?? all of this looks amazing and now Im starving lol

  • Nedra Nicole
    Nedra Nicole Month ago

    If you enjoyed this pork sandwich, you must try “My Cuban Spot” in Brooklyn. Thank me later!

  • ZeoFireblaze15
    ZeoFireblaze15 Month ago

    Doesn’t anybody love the way he says ratio

  • nick difabio
    nick difabio Month ago

    welcome to my city Tony Luke's and delosandos are the best. the rest are for tourists

  • rusty
    rusty Month ago

    “It’s the length of my arm” ;-)

  • Priyadarsan Roy
    Priyadarsan Roy Month ago

    Moat places look like they are still stuck in the 80's. Or is it intentionally kept like that...

  • Michael Barham
    Michael Barham Month ago

    Everytime me and my daughter watch your videos our stomachs rumble!!

  • Richard H
    Richard H Month ago

    Less talking! More Eating!!!

  • Kelly Sun&Serenity
    Kelly Sun&Serenity Month ago

    *Rewatches episode and immediately puts Philadelphia on food bucket list, and adds ingredients for cheesesteak to expanding grocery list* Yup time to stock up the fridge. Thanks Mike! 😊✋👍

  • kenneth persaud
    kenneth persaud Month ago +1

    Mike how is the Dinic’S not on ur list its a hidden meat market known by locals they serve to holy grail of Roast Pork and brig rob !

  • Brett Abernethy
    Brett Abernethy Month ago

    No Wayyyy! How can he possibly eat so much!?!! Impressive!

  • Aaron Stark
    Aaron Stark Month ago +5

    When I went to Philly we were told by the locals to stay away from Pat's and Geno's. They said that's where all the tourists go and it's always crowded and the sandwiches are overrated. We were told to go to Jim's on South Street so that's where we went and we loved it. Highly recommend Jim's

  • Adan Romero
    Adan Romero Month ago

    I laughed so hard at 17:45

  • VeX JuiCe
    VeX JuiCe Month ago +1

    Philly also has the *BIGGEST* pizza, i get a slice whenever i go to a flyers game

  • Jeanette Rosete
    Jeanette Rosete Month ago

    I don’t understand why people would give this a thumbs down??? Don’t hate people.... appreciate. He gives his best in all his videos and some people just don’t know how to give respect ❤️👍

  • Ning3n
    Ning3n Month ago +2

    Yes a classic Philly Cheesesteak has cheese whiz on it. But a great Cheesesteak has the cheese on top, and it's provolone with caramelized onions and mushrooms on a toasted roll. Gotta be toasted or it gets soggy.

  • Laura Taylor
    Laura Taylor Month ago

    Gotta go to Cosmi's!!

  • liquidswordfish
    liquidswordfish Month ago

    My mouth is watery already and he is adding pickles. Where is justice? This is crime againts humanity.

  • Ragz Rocco
    Ragz Rocco Month ago

    Nothing beats a philly provolone with!!!! That salty provolone is perfect on the steak

  • Estrellita Weatherby

    I wanna be in a porky daze 😏

  • anasazi79
    anasazi79 Month ago

    Philip's is my favorite but Leo's just outside Philly is the best closer to home.

  • Tina Le
    Tina Le Month ago

    SO GLAD I FOUND THIS! I love watching you so much!

  • viniv20
    viniv20 Month ago

    How much can you eat ?! good lord

  • PhilAdelphias Finest

    I'm from Philly and I must say the places with the best cheesesteaks are the unknown hole in the wall places and crazy they are in the hood in north philly but this first place he visited isn't bad ,overall if your not from Philly most of these places are great because your not used to this taste.Great video my guy.

  • SuckaFree215
    SuckaFree215 Month ago

    You got to get mayonnaise ketchup fried onions hot and sweets

  • Rebecca H
    Rebecca H Month ago

    I keep telling myself I can't keep watching these because it is making me so hungry. However your reactions to what you are eating and the pure joy as you are discussing what you are eating has made me really enjoy your show. Thank you for sharing 😃

  • Notorious_Hypzo
    Notorious_Hypzo Month ago +2

    At 6:56 he says cheese cake instead of cheese steak 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  • Troy Ford
    Troy Ford Month ago

    Dalessandros!!!!! Hands down, thee best

  • chi7072
    chi7072 Month ago

    NOBODY PUTS SALT OR PEPPER IN THEIR STEAKS!!!! ANY SALT IS FROM THE CHEESE

  • GreenLanternSalem
    GreenLanternSalem Month ago +1

    I am gonna die watching you eat. Lol
    Btw, you are eating for me . After my surgery recovery, I will get back to eating solid food and will eat something rich and delicious. You have inspired me to rejuvenate my polyamorous relationship with cheese steaks and food in general

  • Andrew Zernovak
    Andrew Zernovak Month ago

    Being allergic to sesame be like 😐

  • Rose R
    Rose R Month ago

    WHERE DO YOU PUT IT ALL?

  • Tired of Fools
    Tired of Fools Month ago

    JIM'S STEAKS...all the way.

  • suchandsuch -
    suchandsuch - Month ago

    It's strange but I don't see the appeal in the bread, cheese and meat combo on its own.. It needs some vegetables to be tasty ...hah. I'm not from USA and we don't really have this kind of food so maybe that's why.

    • suchandsuch -
      suchandsuch - Month ago

      +Carl Wheezer Yes, but what I mean is fresh vegetables, you know?

    • Carl Wheezer
      Carl Wheezer Month ago

      suchandsuch - you do realize it comes with onions right 🤦🏿‍♂️

  • MrAhuraMazda187
    MrAhuraMazda187 2 months ago

    1) Dalessandros
    1b) Joe's Steak + Soda
    2) Steve's Prince of Steaks
    3) Jims
    4) Chubbys
    5) Donkeys Place in New Jersey
    Johns Roast Pork is awesome, but I really cant get past the top 6 i have listed

  • Xavier Flagler
    Xavier Flagler 2 months ago

    Max’s is my favorite place that is literally the first place I go when I go home

  • Angela Losole
    Angela Losole 2 months ago

    Cheesesteak looked great but onions were too big for my taste.

  • Uniform Tango 74
    Uniform Tango 74 2 months ago

    Bruh! You're killin me. I need to visit Philly.

  • Verne Fits
    Verne Fits 2 months ago

    Wow they look delicious

  • Erin Kraft
    Erin Kraft 2 months ago

    D’Alessandros in Roxborough

  • Ellie Play Games
    Ellie Play Games 2 months ago

    I feel so bad for laughing when you dropped the meat on the ground

  • Kelefane
    Kelefane 2 months ago

    You need to try Tony Lukes.

  • Kelefane
    Kelefane 2 months ago

    You need to be on Food Network doing these types of shows.

  • Cody Steele
    Cody Steele 2 months ago

    The whimper went he first piece of beef fell off at Max's lmfao!!

  • DAX JINN
    DAX JINN 2 months ago

    MIKE U N MY TOWN!!

  • d0m3r
    d0m3r 2 months ago

    No ishkabibbles or steves you gotta try them next time your in philly those are easily the best cheesesteak spots in the city of philadelphia

  • TheZoomel
    TheZoomel 2 months ago

    OMG i had drink sitting on the same table as he is.. the shop was closed tat time

  • TheZoomel
    TheZoomel 2 months ago

    I ate a pizza in Philadelphia and tat was absolutely lit af.. never had such a great one

  • Kethan Raman
    Kethan Raman 2 months ago

    I actually went to Cleaver's and it was great.

  • ronnell watson
    ronnell watson 2 months ago

    maxxs

  • Eliza
    Eliza 2 months ago

    pickles on a cheesesteak is a damn crime. who the hell told you to put that crap on there?

  • dan garcia
    dan garcia 2 months ago

    John's roast pork is still my favorite. Prince Steaks is 2 and jims is 3.
    Now if you want flavor explosion try a trepleta from El Punto. That's still my hangover cure spot

  • TheFlash2812
    TheFlash2812 2 months ago

    No Pats or Gino’s?

  • Dorian Scotto
    Dorian Scotto 2 months ago

    This guy has a bottomless stomach