Popular Opinion The Best Cut of Steak  

Island Hopper Dan
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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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1,298 307
Rib eye steak is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

2
850 187
Porterhouse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
thewrecker added Porterhouse

3
856 204
Filet mignon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

4
563 135
T-bone steak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

5
486 171
Strip steak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
PT_Tesla added

6
348 151
Top sirloin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

7
341 134
Beef tenderloin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

8
286 149
Brisket is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

9
191 87
Delmonico steak is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

10
188 88
Standing Rib Roast is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Standing Rib Roast

11
184 98
Tri-Tip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Tri-Tip

12
164 104
Sirloin tip is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

13
135 73
Spare ribs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

14
148 88
Short ribs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
LawrencePaulin added

15
144 90
Skirt Steak is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

16
90 49
Flat iron steak is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

17
107 84
Chuck roast is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

18
103 78
Flank Cut is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Flank Cut

19
109 88
Chateaubriand steak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

20
91 85
Rump roast is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

21
87 87
Hanger steak is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

22
63 68
Beef Round, Top (Inside) Round... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

23
29 40
Chuck Eye is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
RobLein added Chuck Eye

24
54 76
Bottom Sirloin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Bottom Sirloin

25
42 70
Beefsteak is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

26
6 13
Top Sirloin Cap (Picanha) is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
stephs758 added Top Sirloin Cap (Picanha)

27
50 95
Cube steak is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Cube steak

28
53 97
Oxtail is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

29
33 66
Shoulder tender is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

30
14 82
Entrecote is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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