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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1,312 320
Rib eye steak is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

2
866 194
Porterhouse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
thewrecker added Porterhouse

3
874 211
Filet mignon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

4
573 141
T-bone steak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

5
493 175
Strip steak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
PT_Tesla added

6
347 136
Beef tenderloin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

7
353 153
Top sirloin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

8
291 153
Brisket is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

9
194 90
Standing Rib Roast is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Standing Rib Roast

10
195 91
Delmonico steak is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

11
189 103
Tri-Tip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Tri-Tip

12
170 105
Sirloin tip is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

13
139 77
Spare ribs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

14
153 91
Short ribs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
LawrencePaulin added

15
150 92
Skirt Steak is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

16
110 87
Chuck roast is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

17
92 51
Flat iron steak is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

18
105 81
Flank Cut is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Flank Cut

19
112 91
Chateaubriand steak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

20
93 89
Rump roast is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

21
89 91
Hanger steak is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

22
65 70
Beef Round, Top (Inside) Round... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

23
33 42
Chuck Eye is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
RobLein added Chuck Eye

24
55 77
Bottom Sirloin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Bottom Sirloin

25
53 96
Cube steak is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Cube steak

26
43 71
Beefsteak is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

27
7 14
Top Sirloin Cap (Picanha) is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
stephs758 added Top Sirloin Cap (Picanha)

28
54 100
Oxtail is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

29
33 68
Shoulder tender is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

30
15 84
Entrecote is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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