A Guide To Beef Cuts with Steak and Roast Names

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Roast Name Steak Name   Other Steak Names


Chuck Arm Roast

Chuck Shoulder Pot Roast
Chuck 7-Bone Pot Roast
Cross Rib Roast

English Roast
Chuck-Eye Roast

Top Blade Steak, boneless

Braising Steak (U.K.)

= Flat Iron Steak* (recipes)
Book Steak
Butler Steak
Lifter Steak
Petite Steak
Top Chuck Steak
Boneless, Blade Steak
Chuck Eye Steak
      Shoulder Steak, boneless = Cold Steak
English Steak
Long Broil
Shoulder Steak Half Cut
Arm Swiss Steak
Chuck Steak
Chuck Arm Steak = Arm Swiss Steak
Chuck Steak for Swissing
Round Bone Steak
Chuck-Eye Steak, boneless = Boneless Chuck Fillet Steak
Boneless Steak
Bottom Chuck
Boneless Chuck Slices
Chuck Mock Tender Steak = Chuck-Eye Steak
Chuck Fillet Steak
Fish Steak
Chuck Tender Steak
Chuck 7-Bone Steak = Center Chuck Steak


Rib Roast

Rib Eye Roast

Standing Rib Roast

Ribeye Steak
Boneless Rib Steak
Rib Steak
Ribeye Cap Steak
Beauty Steak
Delmonico Steak
Market Steak
Spencer Steak

Short Loin 

Tenderloin Roast
T-Bone steak = Porterhouse
    Tenderloin Steak = Filet Mignon
Fillet Steak
Top Loin Steak, boneless =

Strip Steak
Kansas City Steak
New York Strip Steak
Ambassador Steak
Boneless Club Steak
Hotel-Style Steak
Veiny Steak
Strip Filet Steak

Top Loin Steak, bone-in = Strip Steak
Sirloin Strip Steak
Chip Club Steak
Club Steak
Country Club Steak
Delmonico Steak
Shell Steak


Tri-Tip Roast
Sirloin Steak
Top Sirloin Cap Steak (Coulotte Steak)
Santa Maria Steak
Flat-Bone Steak
Pin-Bone Steak
Round-Bone Steak
Beef Loin
Bottom Sirloin Butt
Flap Steak
Flap Meat, Boneless
  Tri-Tip Steak = Triangle Steak


Bottom Round Roast

Eye Round Roast

Pikes Peak Roast
(Aka Heel of Round)

Round Tip Roast

Rump Roast

Tip Roast

Silverside (name used outside of U.S.)


Round Tip Steak, thin cut


= Ball Tip Steak
Beef Sirloin Tip Steak
Breakfast Steak
Knuckle Steak
Sandwich Steak
Minute Steak
Round Steak =

Top Round London Broil

Top Round Steak

Family Steak

Shank & Brisket

Brisket Whole

Brisket Flat Cut



   Skirt Steak
 = Fajita Meat
Inside Skirt Steak
Outside Skirt Steak, Philadelphia Steak
Hanger Steak
 = Butcher's Steak
Hanging Tender Flank Steak Fillet
Jiffy Steak


  Flank Steak
 = Flank Steak Fillet
Jiffy Steak

Fun Fact about A Guide To Beef Cuts with Steak and Roast Names

Popular Beef Cuts

 7-Bone Chuck Roast
 7 bone chuck roast
 Beef Tenderloin
 beef tenderloin steaks
 Rib Eye Roast
 rib eye roast
 Rib Eye Steak
 rib eye steak
 Flat Iron Steak
 flat iron steak
 Flank Steak
 flank steak
 Top Sirloin Steak
 top sirloin steak

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Barbara Bowman graduated with degree in Foods and Nutrition from San Jose State University. As CEO of GourmetSleuth.com she spends most waking hours writing, cooking, eating, gardening and traveling.