That would have been 1988-89 when I was a regular.
That cheesesteak shop does it my way. I've been to the one in Berkeley a time or two. There's one in the City on Columbus
I think that a co-worker took me to ca 1983. He's a Philly native and vouched for those being the real deal. Cheeze Whiz and everything
Yes... I have developed a great love for cheez whiz!
(but I'm still trying to lose weight)
I left SF State in 1983... so I guess I pre-date you... but I think Red's was left there after the 49'ers left back after the gold rush!