Popular Opinion The Best Cut of Steak  

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List Rules Most popular cuts of beef to order

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
1,338 325
Rib eye steak is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

2
887 196
Porterhouse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
thewrecker added Porterhouse

3
893 220
Filet mignon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

4
591 146
T-bone steak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

5
504 180
Strip steak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
PT_Tesla added

6
354 142
Beef tenderloin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

7
358 161
Top sirloin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

8
296 159
Brisket is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

9
202 91
Standing Rib Roast is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Standing Rib Roast

10
199 92
Delmonico steak is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

11
196 105
Tri-Tip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Tri-Tip

12
173 109
Sirloin tip is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

13
158 91
Short ribs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
LawrencePaulin added

14
141 80
Spare ribs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

15
152 95
Skirt Steak is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

16
114 90
Chuck roast is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

17
96 54
Flat iron steak is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

18
106 83
Flank Cut is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Flank Cut

19
112 94
Chateaubriand steak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

20
93 92
Rump roast is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

21
91 92
Hanger steak is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

22
65 71
Beef Round, Top (Inside) Round... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

23
34 43
Chuck Eye is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
RobLein added Chuck Eye

24
56 79
Bottom Sirloin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Bottom Sirloin

25
53 98
Cube steak is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Cube steak

26
43 72
Beefsteak is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

27
8 15
Top Sirloin Cap (Picanha) is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
stephs758 added Top Sirloin Cap (Picanha)

28
56 101
Oxtail is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

29
33 69
Shoulder tender is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

30
15 85
Entrecote is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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