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Tag: Philly sandwiches Tacoma

May
30th

First Bite: Go Philly, a new cheesesteak restaurant in Tacoma

A Philly sandwich with sweet and hot peppers at Go Philly in Tacoma. The restaurant opened May 29.
A Philly sandwich with sweet and hot peppers at Go Philly in Tacoma. The restaurant opened May 29.

Philly sandwich fans, have I got a giant steak-fueled tip for you. If you’ve been missing Philly Joe’s and DelBrocco’s,  get yourself to Tacoma Avenue South – stat. Go Philly opened yesterday and a first-bite impression showed a restaurant that looked to be the honest-to-goodness real deal.

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Aug.
24th

Philly fanatic: In search of the perfect steak sandwich

The first sign of a great Philly steak sandwich? The cling-clang of a spatula on a grill. That’s when you know a joint is grilling a Philly the way the cheesesteak gods intended: made to order on a hot griddle.

This summer, I’ve been searching for the perfect Philly cheesesteaks, which are sandwiches built on a sturdy bun, stuffed with chopped, griddled steak and dotted with peppers and onions. Melted cheese turns it into a cheesesteak. They’re named after the city in which they were created.

Back in 2009, I rated Tacoma’s DelBrocco’s and

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