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Philadelphia Subs

555 E Northampton St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6145
+1 570-825-4463
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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555 E Northampton St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6145
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We were driving north on 81 and were looking for somewhere to stop for lunch other than traditional fast food. Saw this spot and took a chance. Had fabulous chicken cheese steak sandwiches. Been there since 1978. Clearly a spot that locals know and love.

Thank Cathydc1
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

So passing thru we thought being in Pennsylvania we could find an original cheesesteak made right and we sure did!! We had been spoiled by the ones in philly and Delaware when we lived there and if you want the real deal in quaint neighborhoods...More

Thank RushadK2
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Ate here on a quick lunch break from work recently. This is an order from the counter - no frills kind of place but they make up for any perceived lack of atmosphere with exceptional subs. The Italian was wonderfully - and very large. It’s...More

Thank Geof J
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Philadelphia Subs is an institution. They've been making great subs for over 35 years. My favorite is the C!

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Ok, I must admit, the place looks like a dive. But it is actually a wonderful local sub shop! We were pleasantly surprised by delicious huge subs, very clean eating and prep area, and spotless bathrooms! The subs were really good. My husband got a...More

Thank pamelabD9213LP
Reviewed 21 May 2018

First, they don't even acknowledge my wife and father-in-law for about fifteen minutes, as they waited at the counter to pick up their order. Then, one of their associates shouts at us and accuses my father-in-law of lying about being ignored and waiting so long....More

Thank robstanley1977
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

This was only about a mile from the arena, we stopped for lunch. A couple foot longs, tuna, italian, and cheesesteak subs, plus an order of pierogies and soda for 6 was about $40, everything was fresh and everyone left happy. Deli style restaurant with...More

Thank Brandi K
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We love trying the mom and pop shops everywhere we go but this one disappointed! Called ahead for 12 inch subs since we would be cutting them in half and sharing. First off, they are NOT 12 inch subs! We wouldn't have minded if we...More

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 9 November 2017

i am from Philadelphia, so when I saw the name I just HAD to try them. Not completely philly style but they were still delish. There was quite a wait for them since the place was busy.

Thank Glinda M
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Best place for a hoagie! Love it here so much, so yummy, & so cute inside. I go here constsntly, never sick of it. The workers are all so kind too.

Thank Explore689151
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 E Northampton St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6145
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-825-4463
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