Mon-Tue, 11:45am-12:30am; Wed, 11:45am-1:30am; Thu, 11:45am-2:30am; Fri, 11:45am-3:30am; Sat, noon-3:30am; Sun, noon-12:30am
4, 5, 6, L, N, Q, R at 14th St.-Union Sq.; L at Third Ave.
Prince St. to 28th St., FDR Dr. to Sixth Ave.
As often happens in growth markets, employees with big plans of their own abscond with trade secrets. Thus, a onetime Carl's Steaks manager capitalized on his old boss's expertise to carve out his own Philly cheesesteak niche, and now, thanks to careful execution and a slight edge in the overall balance department, the student has surpassed the master.