Taste a Philadelphia Tradition ™


Here in the cheese steak capital of the world, Astra Foods makes Philly-style beef, chicken and pork steaks that have earned consistent praise from local, regional and international  restaurants and distributors. We’re particular, all right. That’s tradition.


Astra Foods is a preferred manufacturer of the finest quality Philly beef, chicken and pork products available in today’s marketplace. Distributing to local, regional and international food chains and distributors, Astra Foods has grown a reputation not only in Philadelphia but worldwide as the leading name behind the increasingly popular Philly Cheese Steak.

Established as a family owned company in 1978, Astra Foods’ founders continue to work closely with their employees to oversee daily manufacturing processes and ensure the highest levels of consistent, quality production. Employees carry out automated manufacturing processes, administration and distribution services in a modern 100,000 square foot facility. On-site engineers ensure continuous operation of production lines while a team of dedicated, qualified specialists, including on-site 3rd party auditors, conduct regular testing to ensure quality control.

In the midst of increasing concern for safety and security in the manufacturing sector, Astra Foods has taken the step of securing their manufacturing facility to extraordinary levels. State-of-the-art hand print scanning at facility entrances and the latest technology in security cameras maintain that the manufacturing facility is safe from potential security risks. Furthermore, strategically placed inspection stations combined with metal detection technology on the production line ensure all food products are free of hazardous non-food particles.

Easily accessible from all major roadways, Astra Foods is headquartered on a 5-acre site in Upper Darby, PA, just one block outside Philadelphia — the home of the original steak and cheese sandwich. Astra Foods is dedicated to enriching their local community through hiring practices and charitable donations. They also have a rich history of accomplishments, including superior ratings by 3rd party auditors and other inspecting organizations in the industry. In addition, many of their customers have awarded them for high quality products and unprecedented customer service.

Known and recognized for commitment to quality while keeping a competitive pricing strategy, Astra Foods appeals to a wide customer base including: distributors, schools, universities, stadiums, military bases, pizzerias, restaurants, diners, cafeterias and fast food chains.

No customer is too large or too small to receive Astra Foods’ world class customer service. It is Astra Foods’ pledge to deliver superior food products consistently and dependably, while providing exceptional and uncompromising customer service.