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The 10 Best Cheesesteaks in Seattle

Updated: October 6, 2021

The cheesesteak is a serious contender for the king of all sandwiches and these Seattle stores take that title seriously! We incorporated millions of critic and diner reviews in our analysis of top review sites for Seattle’s best cheesesteaks. So if you’re hankering for a fresh hoagie, perfectly grilled ribeye topped with cheese whiz get to one of these cheesesteak spots ASAP!

Find the perfect Cheesesteak spot

Calozzi's Cheesesteaks

Western, American, $11 avg. main dish, Seattle, GeorgetownWestern, American, $11 avg. main dishSeattle, Georgetown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Thrillist, 2015

    Where to Get Seattle's Best Cheesesteaks

    Thrillist, 2015

Marination

Asian, Korean, $9 avg. main dish, Seattle, Denny TriangleAsian, Korean, $9 avg. main dishSeattle, Denny Triangle
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

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    Eater, 2020
  • SeattleMet, 2019

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    SeattleMet, 2019

Drae's Lake Route

American, Seattle, Rainier BeachAmericanSeattle, Rainier Beach
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2020

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    Eater, 2020

Uncle Eddie's

American, $15 avg. main dish, Seattle, South ParkAmerican, $15 avg. main dishSeattle, South Park
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Ugly Mug Cafe

Western, Seattle, University DistrictWesternSeattle, University District
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

The Grill From Ipanema

Brazilian, $29 avg. main dish, Seattle, BelltownBrazilian, $29 avg. main dishSeattle, Belltown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • TripAdvisor, 2019

    Certificate of Excellence

    TripAdvisor, 2019

Americana

American, New American, $17 avg. main dish, Seattle, Capitol HillAmerican, New American, $17 avg. main dishSeattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • TripAdvisor, 2016

    Certificate of Excellence

    TripAdvisor, 2016

Shadowland

Western, $13 avg. main dish, Seattle, JunctionWestern, $13 avg. main dishSeattle, Junction
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

The Original Philly's

American, $8 avg. main dish, Seattle, North Beacon HillAmerican, $8 avg. main dishSeattle, North Beacon Hill
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Thrillist, 2015

    Where to Get Seattle's Best Cheesesteaks

    Thrillist, 2015

Greenwood Flame Burger

Western, $8 avg. main dish, Seattle, GreenwoodWestern, $8 avg. main dishSeattle, Greenwood
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Why these restaurants?

Finding the right spot to satisfy your Cheesesteak craving shouldn't be a full-time job. We analyzed 1116 lists and articles from top sources like Thrillist and TripAdvisor, 4854 Seattle restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 1095134 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Thrillist - Where to Get Seattle's Best Cheesesteaks and TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. The ten options above are the best of Seattle Cheesesteak.

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