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Controversially-Named Steak Shop's New Sign Going Up

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PHILADELPHIA -

This April Fools' Day name change is no joke!

A Northeast Philly sandwich shop is hoping a new name will put an end to an old controversy.

On Monday, "Chink's Steaks" on Torresdale Avenue will become "Joe's Steaks and Soda Shop."

The original name has served up controversy with the city's Asian-American community for years.

The shop opened back in 1949.

FOX 29's Steve Keeley was live outside the steak shop with the juicy details on the sign unveiling.

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