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Jimmy's Steer House

1111 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02476-4314
781-646-4450
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Ranked #9 of 90 Restaurants in Arlington
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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English first
Portland, Maine
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301 reviews 301 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

We usually dine here when visiting my brother and his wife. A long-time family favorite...serving the best beef in the area as well as fish and seafood...Chicken and pasta dishes. The waitstaff are quite seasoned and very professional...they know their stuff. I normally order the salmon with their special rice ( includes spinach) and a Greek salad...delicious dressing. My husband... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Jimmy's is a staple in Arlington. Menu seldom changes, quality is always very good and consistent. Tough to get a bad meal here. Still has an excellent reputation and atmosphere.

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Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Been here many times and the food and staff were outstanding....today our waitress was rude/uninterested and only seemed pleasant when she gave us the check. Appetizer was good, zucchini sticks (another waitress delivered). Food was not hot, both meals tasted like they had been under the warmer for too long. Host and hostess had no personality and we (one of... More 

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New York City, New York
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95 reviews 95 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I used to come here YEARS ago, back in the late 80s when I was in college and it was always great. The food is still GOOD but not particularly memorable. This last time I had the prime rib/stuffed shrimp combo. The shrimp were very tasty and the meat was good but somehow lacked beef flavor. Not bad mind you... More 

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I absolutely love Jimmy's Steer House. I've been going for 35 years and you can always get a great meal. The service is fantastic and the food is great. Something for everyone. My favorite is the lobster casserole with chunks of lobster meat. Sometimes the wait can be awhile but the turnover of customers are pretty quick! Enjoy!

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We ordered steak tips and stuffed shrimp. The waitress was pleasant and brought bread and butter while we were waiting. Most of the crowd was over 60, and it was obvious that many of them had been coming to Jimmy's for years. Our food was well-cooked and arrived fairly quickly. The menu is not very creative or updated, but Jimmy's... More 

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Florence, South Carolina
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10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We went to Jimmy's with family a couple of weeks ago and found a pleasant place with good food. The seafood and steak offerings are good tasting, reasonably priced, and nicely presented. We found the service a little slow, especially in light of the time of day, but the server was very nice and attentive. Definitely worth a stop.

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I have been eating at Jimmy's for more than 20 years. They never fail to deliver great food AND at reasonable prices. Lunch is a great value: you get dinner sized portions of the entree but the salad is extra. The Italian dishes are wonderful, and so are their seafood dishes. Obviously, the steaks are great, but not at usual... More 

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Been going there for years. Although it is a Steer restaurant we usually go for the seafood, broiled schrod, scallops, stuffed shrimp, or the shrimp and schrod combo. Prices are reasonable. Most of the meals are around $10.

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Boston
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255 restaurant reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I had a Strip Steak, baked potato and salad. The steak was perfectly cooked at medium rare. My wife's steak tips were also perfectly cooked and delicious. Our friends also enjoyed their meals. Service was very good. Atmosphere... nothing pretentious. Just a nice place. My dinner was $20. A few weeks ago I had the same size steak, and shared... More 

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Additional Information about Jimmy's Steer House

Address: 1111 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02476-4314
Phone Number: 781-646-4450
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Arlington
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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