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360 Fairfield Ave, Ste 2, Bridgeport, CT 06604-6020
203-337-9944
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12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Joseph Kustra was born in 1942 in Croatia. He moved to France in 1963, and...
Joseph Kustra was born in 1942 in Croatia. He moved to France in 1963, and lived in Paris for five years. In 1968 Joseph set off to America! - The land of opportunity. He arrived in New York City - with dreams of conquering the country like John Wayne and marrying a beauty like Doris Day.
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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
old school NY steakhouse

former Lugars waiter runs this place in a true NY style, great quality steaks (at a price) , solid wine list as well

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
jcrowne
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Fairfield, Connecticut
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English first
Fairfield, Connecticut
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

former Lugars waiter runs this place in a true NY style, great quality steaks (at a price) , solid wine list as well

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The food is very good. The lobster bisque was the best we ever had. The French onion was okay but we've had better. The Porterhouse for two was huge and good, but the prices are so inflated that I wouldn't rush back. We could have gone out twice and enjoyed the food just as much for what one trip to... More 

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St Maarten-St Martin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Short of driving into NYC this is by far the best steak around! I've enjoyed dinner there many times and have never been disappointed. The porterhouse for two easily serves three. Make sure to try the bacon appetizer!

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Last minute decided we wanted a good steak....we got great. We had no reservation and they worked us in, albeit later than they said. No worries, was a little later than we wanted to eat but was worth the wait. The fried onions are a nice addition to the steak Porterhouse for three is the call no matter if you... More 

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New York City, New York
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263 reviews 263 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

The prices are comparable to those of the major chain steakhouses (Chris,Morton,Capital Grill, etc) but the beef is not as good -- not as high a grade of prime. I also found the service somewhat slow and lackadaisical the day I was there. On the other hand there aren't that many choices in Bridgeport so its a good place to... More 

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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Every once in a while I crave a steak. So I pop into Joseph's steakhouse. I sat at the bar. I ordered a porterhouse steak for two and the home fries. The steak was delicious and the home fries with the special steak sauce was satisfying. To top it off I enjoyed the apple strudel with vanilla ice cream. The... More 

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Bethany, Connecticut
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

I come here many times during the year and order the same thing every time. The porterhouse for two is spectacular and the creamed spinach is so good. Your going to spend some money so come prepared, but it's worth the money. The waitstaff is top notch and will take care of you. Ask for Kevin or Joseph(not the owner).... More 

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Milford, Connecticut
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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Joseph's is definitely a New York quality steakhouse. Better than Morton's and Ruth's Chris. If you want steak in Connecticut, go to Joseph's, period! I recommend the Porterhouse. They have a broiled salmon choice on the menu, but I suspect someone may venture out from the kitchen and slap you if you order it! Don't do it! Steak only, or... More 

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New England
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

A true old fashioned steak house, right in Bridgeport. The service was impeccable, and the steaks and sides were beyond our expectations - better than Ruths Chris and other steakhouses we have been to in NYC. The bacon appetizer is an absolute MUST. There are no words to describe it besides maybe WOW. And that's an understatement!

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Shelton, Connecticut
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Save this for a special evening.....Service with Joseph (not the owner but the waiter)....was excellent ....his suggestions were on spot....food was very very good....bill was on par with similar establishments

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 360 Fairfield Ave, Ste 2, Bridgeport, CT 06604-6020
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bridgeport
  • Phone Number: 203-337-9944

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 50
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Description

Joseph Kustra was born in 1942 in Croatia. He moved to France in 1963, and lived in Paris for five years. In 1968 Joseph set off to America! - The land of opportunity. He arrived in New York City - with dreams of conquering the country like John Wayne and marrying a beauty like Doris Day.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 am - 12:00 am

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