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Hunter Steakhouse

1221 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6452
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Ranked #68 of 311 restaurants in Oceanside
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Price range: $30 - $30
Sun 9:30 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Stewart St.
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54 reviews from our community

64% Recommend
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English first
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

When I was in college, back in the day this restraint was the Hungry Hunter. Some things never change it was outstanding then and it is now. The service was outstanding, the bread is out of this world. The place still packs them in, so eat early. The build your salad is the best and the steaks Awesome. The parking... More

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Oceanside, California
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

I enjoy a great meal at a nice steakhouse. Hunter steakhouse is a place I like to go and have great conversation with great people. I enjoy their food very much. My husband always gets a nice steak and it's always cooked to perfection. I love steak but their Forest Mushroom Chicken is soooo good. If you like a good... More

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Chico, California, United States
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44 reviews 44 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I came here from out of town and looked for a nice place to eat. It was not the best restaurant I have been to, but it hit the spot.

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

We strolled in while cruising up the coast. Walked in right in the middle of lunch/dinner time and it was scary empty. 3 of us ordered the prime rib and it was good. Not the greatest I've ever had, but I was satisfied. The service is wonderful. As dinner time neared, the place started filling in. As I people watched,... More

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We were there for the early seating. party of 4 with a four year old. The waitress was very friendly and helpful. the whiskey sirlion tips were meh but the sirlion the other two got was very tender and good. The tableside salad bar was interesting and the house chili was good too if meatless. The price for the early... More

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palm desert ca
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Very busy place with good service and prompt seating in a relatively quiet area, which we requested when making our reservation. Unique aspect was a table-side salad bar where you can choose your own ingredients. The steaks were tender, done to order, with little waste. The side potatoes and hot vegetables were good, and there were many other choices-onion rings,... More

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Top Contributor
285 reviews 285 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I was told by a colleague to try this place and I found the place to be So-so at best. I would think you could find a lot better places for the same price. I don't use Outback Steakhouse, but that would be an upgrade from this place. I had the NY Steak and the steak was cooked OK at... More

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Carlsbad, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

This was really our first time here, and were looking forward to a great streak house experience. The menu is small, which i always see as a good sign, because that means they can concentrate on a few things and do them very well. WELL- lets just see. first the good news we went on a Monday night, and were... More

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Oceanside, California, Usa
20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Annually I have to select a restaurant in North San Diego County for our Company Christmas Party. Over the years, Hunter Steakhouse has been one of the most popular places for the party. This year we took 44 employees there for a wonderful evening of fine food and fellowship. As always, the food was excellent and the wait staff was... More

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Castle Rock, Colorado
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Very disappointed. Prime rib is the only thing they do well and even that's not the best. Skip this one.

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