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4957 Felspar St, Riverside, CA 92509-3021
(951) 681-6014
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • 6
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
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  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Old place with same menu

This restaurant is the same as it was the day it opened. The menu has lots of items and the portions are always large and the food is O K, but nothing exciting. If what you want is a hamburger, salad or big sandwich then its O K The food is certainly not for anyone trying to watch their weight.... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 10, 2015
wynnejones
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Claremont, California
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Claremont, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This restaurant is the same as it was the day it opened. The menu has lots of items and the portions are always large and the food is O K, but nothing exciting. If what you want is a hamburger, salad or big sandwich then its O K The food is certainly not for anyone trying to watch their weight.... More 

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Murrieta, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

Friends recommended this place, so I drove down from my hotel in a Highland to see what all the excitement was about. I had a ribeye steak that was so-so. Steaks should not be allowed to be cooked on a flat grill. The shrimp cocktail was tasty and fresh. But, I must say their loaded bake potato was awesome. It's... More 

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Riverside, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Low lighting, plenty of large comfortable booths but not necessarily a quiet, intimate place to enjoy a fairly-priced steak dinner. Husband enjoys the liver & onions and their house steak served with your choice of steak fries or baked potato. We've always thought the food good, portions generous and prices reasonable. Plus the servers have always been efficient and friendly.... More 

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Riverside, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

went to this restaurant on 03/28/2014 and the service was the worst i have ever had at this restaurant i have been going there for 20 years just talked to the manager on the phone and was told if i did not like his restaurant not to come back he was very rude and did not want to here any... More 

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Riverside, California
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

This is a very nice family venue. The service is good, its clean, the portions are large, and it quality food. Let's be honest this is a wonderful place that you are paying $16 for a 16 oz T-bone. Don't expect a high end steak house but rather a family friendly restaurant that servers your weekly dinning needs.

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Riverside California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

I have always had good experiences here. Friendly staff and great prices. For the price you cannot get a much better piece of meat.... I have had lesser meat at many more expensive restaurants. Its not fancy just a great place to take a family and get a decent meal.

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Riverside, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

When I moved to Jurupa Valley area in April, I came across this restaurant. It is wonderful! The steaks are always cooked appropriately; the presentation is nice; the employees are friendly. The prices are comparable to other steak houses. We now come here approximately twice monthly.

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Oceanside, California, United States
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Good food in an old 70's style restaurant. Steaks are pretty good and come out sizzling, a la Ruth's. Good sized portions and the staff is always friendly. Not gourmet, just good.

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Redlands, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

I use to love the food here. The Stockyard was a favorite of mine. However, after the miserable experience I had tonight I will never go back. We get seated right away which was good, the busser took our drink order and the drinks came back and the way he served them the drinks were all over the place on... More 

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Marysville, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

Looked and smelled great, no flavor, dry meat. Says I have to do 50 characters...do you all really want the review to get worse?

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4957 Felspar St, Riverside, CA 92509-3021
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: (951) 681-6014
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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