Tag Archive | "cheesesteak"

The Cheesesteak Pretzel: As Philly As It Gets!

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

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When news surfaced about the Cheesesteak Pretzel, there was really no doubt we had to cover it. This is a Philadelphia-based sandwich blog after all, and a sandwich-like creation capturing and combining the essence of two of Philly’s most iconic foods is a completely undeniable force. The Cheesesteak Pretzel is the creation of the Philly [...]

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Sandwiches Close to Heaven at R2L

Monday, March 15, 2010

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Sandwiches Close to Heaven at R2L

R2L is serving up some of the city’s most inspired and delicious sandwiches from their perch high above the city in Liberty Two – a location that happens to overlook South Philadelphia.  The symbolism is not lost on the menu, as Chef/Owner Daniel Stern has created food that “walks the fine line between traditional and [...]

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Yankees Fans Can Eat It

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

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Yankees Fans Can Eat It

Tomorrow, Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation is hitting the road to share Philadelphia’s favorite sandwich, the cheesesteak with the people of Manhattan. To kick off Game 1 of the World Series, GPTMC will land at Shorty’s, a cheesesteak shop and sports bar, and will be handing out 500-750 free cheesesteaks to hungry New Yorkers. The [...]

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The Family Secret Lives On At John’s Roast Pork

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

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The Family Secret Lives On At John’s Roast Pork

For John Bucci Jr. (“John John” to his friends) making sandwiches isn’t just a job, it’s a lifelong family tradition. But a recent battle with leukemia came close to ending it all. Thankfully, with the help and support from relatives, customers, and a successful bone marrow transplant, Bucci is back at the grill, building up [...]

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Campo’s Deli Name Your Own Cheesesteak Contest

Friday, September 25, 2009

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Campo’s Deli Name Your Own Cheesesteak Contest

Have you ever wanted your own custom sandwich creation featured on the menu at an iconic sandwich shop? Us too! Campo’s Deli is helping make our dream come true by introducing the Name Your Own Cheesesteak Contest. One lucky winner will have their cheesesteak featured on the menu at the flagship Campo’s location in Old [...]

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What We’re Eating: Mikey D.’s Grill

Thursday, August 20, 2009

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What We’re Eating: Mikey D.’s Grill

What We’re Eating takes a quick look at sandwiches the Unbreaded team can’t get enough of. In the sea of food vendors that dot Philadelphia’s streets, there are a few that strive to stand out. Realizing the ever growing popularity of these street vendors, Mikey D. decided it was time to grab the bull by [...]

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Philly.com: Now With More Hoagies And Cheesesteaks

Monday, August 3, 2009

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Philly.com: Now With More Hoagies And Cheesesteaks

According to a recent article in the New York Times Magazine, the sandwich is the most popular meal in America, at both lunch and dinner. (Just one of the reasons why America is awesome.) There’s no doubt that Philadelphia has a deeply rooted sandwich history. The Philadelphia Inquirer highlights two of the reasons for that trend: [...]

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Rustica: A Thin Line Between Pizza And Sandwiches

Monday, July 27, 2009

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Rustica: A Thin Line Between Pizza And Sandwiches

Imagine the smile on my face when Frank Maimone, owner of Rustica in Northern Liberties told me, “The thing about pizza is it’s really just a glorified sandwich.” Take a glance at the 18 or so specialty pies on the menu and you’ll realize that they are open faced translations of classic sandwiches and entrees [...]

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