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Pat's King of Steaks Philly Cheese Steak Recipe

Pat's King of Steaks Philly Cheese Steak Recipe

This ultimate cheesesteak, an icon sandwich in Philly, is a best-seller at Pat's King of Steaks Restaurant. Patrons praise its thinly cut beef and crusty Italian rolls.—Frank E. Olivieri, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 1 large onion, sliced
  • 1/2 pound sliced fresh mushrooms, optional
  • 1 small green pepper, sliced, optional
  • 1 small sweet red pepper, sliced, optional
  • 6 tablespoons canola oil, divided
  • 1-1/2 pounds beef ribeye steaks, thinly sliced
  • 4 crusty Italian rolls, split
  • Process cheese sauce
  • Ketchup, optional


  • 1. In a large skillet, saute the onion and, if desired, mushrooms and peppers in 3 tablespoons oil until tender. Remove and keep warm. In the same pan, saute beef in remaining oil in batches for 45-60 seconds or until meat reaches desired doneness.
  • 2. On each roll bottom, layer the beef, onion mixture, cheese and, if desired, ketchup. Replace tops. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 sandwich (calculated without optional ingredeints or cheese) equals 714 calories, 49 g fat (12 g saturated fat), 101 mg cholesterol, 299 mg sodium, 31 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 36 g protein.