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South A Philly

1 King St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4468
+1 904-824-0666
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“cheesesteak” (69 reviews)
“cheese whiz” (19 reviews)
“sandwiches” (28 reviews)
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1 King St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4468
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Thing I miss about Delaware is a good Philly cheese steak! A lot of places in Florida call it steak & cheese, They are so wrong! Don't even go there. There are now 4 Philly Spots in Florida and this is #4. I found...More

Thank Steven J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked to lunch at South-A-Philly, had a salad loaded with Salami, cheese, and veggies. They are very generous with their toppings on the salads. You don't walk away hungry!

Thank Surfnshop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Look it’s simple - the phili was awesome!! the meat was super tender , the wiz was absolutely proportional and the mushrooms were tucked in nicely - I’ve always struggle with biting into a phili and everything falling out ...... but this ...... it was...More

Thank Idrvcrzy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very lay back EAGLES football when they can people are so nice. always eager to serve us. will stop what ever they doing to see if your food is good, or your soda needs refilling.

Thank onelickinberries
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This place is like a mini sports bar, without the bar part. They do sell beer in the fridge though. My spouse always gets the cheesesteak sandwich. It's always good, filling and hearty. I get something different every time and it's always good as well....More

Thank TryNewPlacesBeach
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Prices were high, restaurant was not super clean, and nor much for Kids to eat. Sandwiches were good tasting but not a great or even good value. Nice place to cool off on a hot day, but nothing special about this spot.

Thank Kendra S
Reviewed 30 June 2017

My wife, son and I came here for a late lunch earlier this week. My wife and I both had traditional Philly cheesesteaks, while our son just had a cheese sandwich. The cheesesteaks were pretty good, but they didn't blow us away. We also got...More

Thank J.J. K
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Garbage not food. No flavor. Weak veg. Tasteless meat. Boring from my mouth to down south. Worst food I've had in st Augustine. Avoid avoid avoid. Potato skins covered in bacos. Gross. Have some pride in your menu. You should be ashamed and close down...More

Thank Celia F
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I grew up in South Jersey and lived in Philly for numerous years while attending college and afterwards. This place had excellent food! The guy at the counter was great, but I didn't catch his name. He was very polite and the food came out...More

Thank Radiogirl6
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Our sandwiches had a nice quantity of somewhat gristly meat, but honestly were nothing special. The guy taking orders did not particularly seem to want to be there. Not rude, just very dry. Also, only 1 free refill given. Being aware enough of how little...More

Thank David H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 King St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4468
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-824-0666
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We are a staff of friends and family who are proud to bring you the best tasting cheesesteaks and hoagies in Florida. Our bread is shipped down par-cooked from South Jersey, then baked fresh throughout the day, so you can enjoy authentic flavor straight from the oven. Each day we slice our rib-eye by hand to ensure our steak is tender and delicious; we would never dream of serving that pre-sliced stuff! We have original Cheez Whiz to give your cheesesteak that real Philadelphia flavor, the same way we ate them growing up. If that’s not your thing, we also offer American, Provolone, and Swiss cheeses, all from Dietz and Watson, who also provides all of our Italian meats (for an unforgettable Italian hoagie that will make you think you’re right back in Philly!). We have put our hearts into creating sandwiches we are proud to serve, and we hope you enjoy eating them as much as we enjoy making them.
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