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Philly Ted's

1415 N Lacrosse St, Rapid City, SD 57701-6957
+1 605-348-6113
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“cheesesteak” (135 reviews)
“sandwiches” (85 reviews)
“cheese whiz” (14 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
1415 N Lacrosse St, Rapid City, SD 57701-6957
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Read about the owner and had to try it. I must say, the sandwich tranported me right back to my visit of Philly year ago. Great sandwich!!

Thank mcautotrim
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Ordered for the first time since the new menu. Out of our group there were aweful reviews. It was a mess and tasted just ok. They used to be excellent. Why would you ruin a good thing. Just a tip, you should advertise that your...More

Thank Beth C
Josh A, General Manager at Philly Ted's, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

i'm sorry you had a bad experience, we use all the same ingredients and meat as we have always used the only thing that has changed is the way you order it.

Reviewed 14 March 2018

They have 2 locations and I've eaten at both, but generally eat at the downtown one. It does take a bit to get your sandwich whether they are busy or not but this is a bit to be expected as they are made to order....More

Thank blackhillsgirl13
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

This place used to be fantastic, now they've sold and changed the menu, the meat is fatty, the sandwiches are glopped together, and they've raised the prices. You may not find Cheesesteaks anywhere else in town, but, don't sacrifice your yearning for this place.

Thank goblueM
Reviewed 2 January 2018

One of the locals suggested, insisted actually, that we visit Philly Ted's for lunch. The menu is extensive and has quite a variety. The sandwiches have clever and fun names. I had the Packer which featured three cheeses as an ode to the Green Bay...More

Thank Randy C
Josh A, General Manager at Philly Ted's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

thank you for your review. nothing is better than hearing that we are doing a good job and serving up good food.

Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Please move to Sioux Falls!!! We are in desperate need of some REAL cheese steaks over here. Just think about out it!

Thank Jesse0114
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Ate the Steeler cheese steak, which is a combo. of a Philly cheesesteak, wiz and all, and a Primanti brothers style sandwich with the fries and slaw right in the sandwich. Bravo! Lots of cool quotations on the walls too.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Everything is an ad on and nothing like Philly! Asked for plain Swiss and got there messy cheese sauce anyhow. Not a person to take my food back to make kitchen staff angry...just put it on my "not next time" list! Many other options on...More

Thank Gregory M
Josh A, General Manager at Philly Ted's, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

i'm sorry for your bad experience we would have been more than happy to make it right for you. we strive to make the customer happy and get them what they ordered. if you would like to stop in again and ask for a manager...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

We ate here 7/22/17 while staying in town. Ordered a Philly cheesesteak and onion rings. I could only eat a couple bites of the sandwich. Cheese was literally Cheese Whiz, and it made the sandwich horribly salty and so gloppy it was falling apart from...More

Thank Jeff C
Josh A, General Manager at Philly Ted's, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

im sorry for your experience. Cheezwhiz is the true way to make a philly cheezsteak we do have other options for cheese that we will be more than happy to substitute for cheezwhiz. If your willing to give us another chance i'm sure we can...More

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It's not good at all, and just thrown together with an overrated amount of cheese that makes the sandwich soggy. Try actually caring for what you serve to guest. Just my picture and other reviewers pictures show lack of attempt for a good sandwich that...More

Thank E F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1415 N Lacrosse St, Rapid City, SD 57701-6957
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Rapid City
  • Phone Number: +1 605-348-6113
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