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.

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
1,388 340
Rib eye steak is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

2
915 210
Porterhouse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
thewrecker added Porterhouse

3
934 226
Filet mignon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

4
609 156
T-bone steak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

5
517 189
Strip steak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
PT_Tesla added

6
369 146
Beef tenderloin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

7
371 167
Top sirloin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

8
304 166
Brisket is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

9
206 97
Standing Rib Roast is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Standing Rib Roast

10
203 96
Delmonico steak is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

11
199 110
Tri-Tip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Tri-Tip

12
175 114
Sirloin tip is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

13
162 92
Short ribs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
LawrencePaulin added

14
145 83
Spare ribs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

15
160 98
Skirt Steak is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

16
103 55
Flat iron steak is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

17
117 95
Chuck roast is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

18
111 85
Flank Cut is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Flank Cut

19
114 96
Chateaubriand steak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

20
96 95
Rump roast is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

21
94 92
Hanger steak is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

22
66 74
Beef Round, Top (Inside) Round... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cut of Steak

23
38 45
Chuck Eye is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
RobLein added Chuck Eye

24
57 80
Bottom Sirloin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Bottom Sirloin

25
46 72
Beefsteak is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cut of Steak