We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dan's Philadelphia Cheesesteaks - CLOSED

3 James St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1320
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
3 Nov 2014
“Wow!”
7 Sep 2014
“Food was good but pricey”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 James St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1320
All Details
Reviews (32)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 4 November 2014

I was looking for a place to park so I drove down the less crowed end of James Street and found this Great Little Place with a friendly staff and the BEST CHEESESTEAKS EVER!!!

Thank 49Alaska
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Panani's were good, but we thought it was kind of expensive. Also not alot of seating, (we were visiting during a busy weekend) so my family ordered take out and we ate it at the park.

Thank PatsFan2122
Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

Since moving from Philly years ago, nothing has ever came even close to a cheese steak from Philly itself. Everything from the bread, to the steak to the cheese was spot on. Great taste of home without taking the 6 1/2 hour drive to get...More

2  Thank Heather B
Reviewed 27 August 2014

My boyfriend and I stopped here before our Uncle Sam Boat Tour for a quick lunch. The food was okay (my boyfriend stuck with the original cheese steak and I had a Panini). The workers were young guys who weren't friendly and who spoke in...More

1  Thank FrequentFlaneur
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Try this restaurant based on other TA reviews and limited choices in Alex Bay. Sandwich was Ok was not as good as a true Philadelphia cheese steak sandwich. The cost of just the sandwich was over $8.

1  Thank KC4444
Reviewed 7 August 2014

I last reviewed Dan's 2 years ago, and figured I'd update my experiences as a regular summer customer. Overall, this place is still the best blue-collar lunch in the bay, if you want what's on the menu and don't care about ambience. The occasional complaints...More

Thank terminaldegree07
Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

cheesesteak wit was really good...juicy, messy, well-seasoned beef with a great green pepper flavor. I ordered one for my wife without mushrooms and it was delivered with them. Also, line cook had his food prep gloves on while messing with his iPhone screen, then reached...More

1  Thank dwnjdn
Reviewed 31 July 2014

This is amongts the very best original cheesteak sandwiches one can get. As good as Jimmy's in Philadelphia. We tried both recently and our family concluded that they were both equally good!

Thank Emma011
Reviewed 21 June 2014 via mobile

Dan's offers an authentic, contemporary and personable experience worth checking out. All and all, this diner out-classes the other restaurants on the street.

Thank Branden F
Reviewed 19 June 2014 via mobile

Decisions decisions... We ended up here...real meat,small rolls uncooked onions and peppers...prices are high..portions are small...next time in the bay ill try the place next door...they advertise the best in the bay...plus a free drink...5.99... Also there was a giant poodle in the restaurant.. not...More

2  Thank rupedogs
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Coffee Pot Cathy's
101 reviews
.00 km away
Riley's by the River
582 reviews
.26 km away
Lil' River Fudge Co.
65 reviews
.15 km away
Cavallario's Steak and Seafood House
299 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Boldt Castle and Yacht House
1,575 reviews
.90 km away
Scenic View Park
64 reviews
.17 km away
Dark Island Spirits Distillery & Winery
42 reviews
.17 km away
Cornwall Brothers Store & Museum
34 reviews
.17 km away

Recently Reviewed Hotels around Alexandria Bay

Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 James St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1320
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Alexandria Bay
Description
Dan's Philadelphia Cheesesteaks(315) 482-4422Alexandria Bay3 James Street Alexandria Bay, NY 13607
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing