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.

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

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

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832 202
Filet mignon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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544 133
T-bone steak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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478 168
Strip steak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
PT_Tesla added Strip Steak

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

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334 133
Beef tenderloin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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280 147
Brisket is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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186 84
Delmonico steak is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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184 86
Standing Rib Roast is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Standing Rib Roast

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181 97
Tri-Tip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Tri-Tip

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160 102
Sirloin tip is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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131 72
Spare ribs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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145 87
Short ribs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
LawrencePaulin added Short Beef Ribs

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141 87
Skirt Steak is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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88 46
Flat iron steak is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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105 83
Chuck roast is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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102 73
Flank Cut is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Flank Cut

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106 87
Chateaubriand steak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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89 84
Rump roast is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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86 84
Hanger steak is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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62 66
Beef Round, Top (Inside) Round... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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28 36
Chuck Eye is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
RobLein added Chuck Eye

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54 73
Bottom Sirloin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Bottom Sirloin

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42 67
Beefsteak is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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50 90
Cube steak is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Cube steak

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5 11
Top Sirloin Cap (Picanha) is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
stephs758 added Top Sirloin Cap (Picanha)

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Shoulder tender is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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51 94
Oxtail is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

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