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.

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1
1,298 310
Rib eye steak is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

2
851 189
Porterhouse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
thewrecker added Porterhouse

3
860 204
Filet mignon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

4
563 137
T-bone steak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

5
486 172
Strip steak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
PT_Tesla added

6
343 134
Beef tenderloin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

7
350 152
Top sirloin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

8
286 151
Brisket is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

9
191 89
Delmonico steak is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

10
189 89
Standing Rib Roast is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Standing Rib Roast

11
185 100
Tri-Tip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Tri-Tip

12
165 104
Sirloin tip is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

13
149 88
Short ribs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
LawrencePaulin added

14
135 75
Spare ribs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

15
145 90
Skirt Steak is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

16
91 49
Flat iron steak is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

17
108 85
Chuck roast is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

18
104 79
Flank Cut is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Flank Cut

19
109 89
Chateaubriand steak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

20
91 86
Rump roast is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

21
87 88
Hanger steak is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

22
63 69
Beef Round, Top (Inside) Round... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

23
30 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
50 95
Cube steak is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Cube steak

27
6 13
Top Sirloin Cap (Picanha) is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
stephs758 added Top Sirloin Cap (Picanha)

28
54 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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