The Schmitter Sandwich at McNally’s Tavern in Chestnut Hill

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Philadelphia, PAThe Schmitter Sandwich at McNally’s Tavern in Chestnut Hill - McNally’s Tavern is a Chestnut Hill landmark, located near the top of Germantown Avenue for more than 80 years. The tavern is well-known for one of Philadelphia's iconic sandwiches the "Schmitter" a version of a Philly cheesesteak.

The Schmitter Sandwich at McNally’s Tavern in Chestnut Hill

The Schmitter incorporates the time-honored grilled steak, fried onions, and melted cheese along with added grilled salami, grilled tomatoes and a special sauce on top of a toasted Kaiser roll rather than a traditional long roll. Although the combo might seem unusual, it’s famous for one reason — it’s delicious.

About Mcnally's Tavern

Founded in 1921, this family-friendly, pub might be known for its signature sandwich. However, it also offers various other specialty sandwiches & soups as well as 13 beers on taps in addition to homemade delicious chocolate, carrot & coconut cakes. Today the families 4th generation and great-granddaughters maintain the establishment while preparing the next 5th generation of family members who additionally help run The Schmitter concession at Lincoln Financial Field.


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