Popular Opinion The Best Cut of Steak  

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What is the best cut of steak to throw on the grill? The best kinds of beef are those that are the tastiest favorites among steak connoisseurs. What are the best cuts of steak? While this might seem like a subjective question, but aficionados base their opinions based on fat percentages, texture,  juiciness, and culinary flexibility.

Think a filet mignon is the best cut of beef? Are short ribs the best thing to ever come from a cow? Or do you think the t-bone is the best cut of steak for the money? With all the amazing steak available, there's a seemingly endless list of candidates for top steak cuts.

What are the best cuts of steak? Which kind of steak tastes best? What are the best cuts of steak for grilling? What are the best cuts of beef? This list of best steak cuts for carnivores is here to answer these questions and more. If you haven't been able to determine what cut of beef is best after reading this list, well, you're probably just looking for a reason to eat a bunch of the best steak and are using this list as building block to better beef.

If this list makes your mouth water so much you can't be bothered to stop and cook for yourself, check out the best foods on a BBQ. Just try not to drool on your computer.
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1
1,423 345
Rib eye steak is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

2
935 219
Porterhouse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
thewrecker added Porterhouse

3
957 235
Filet mignon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

4
625 161
T-bone steak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

5
528 193
Strip steak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
PT_Tesla added

6
377 152
Beef tenderloin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

7
381 171
Top sirloin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

8
311 171
Brisket is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

9
210 102
Standing Rib Roast is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Standing Rib Roast

10
207 101
Delmonico steak is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

11
203 114
Tri-Tip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Tri-Tip

12
182 116
Sirloin tip is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

13
164 95
Short ribs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
LawrencePaulin added

14
163 99
Skirt Steak is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

15
147 85
Spare ribs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

16
104 56
Flat iron steak is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

17
119 97
Chuck roast is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

18
112 87
Flank Cut is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Flank Cut

19
114 98
Chateaubriand steak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

20
98 96
Rump roast is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

21
94 93
Hanger steak is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

22
66 75
Beef Round, Top (Inside) Round... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

23
39 47
Chuck Eye is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
RobLein added Chuck Eye

24
57 83
Bottom Sirloin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Bottom Sirloin

25
47 74
Beefsteak is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cut of Steak