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Two Steps Downtown Grille

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American, Southwestern
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5 Ives Street, Danbury, CT 06810
203 794 0032
Today
11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Tue 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wed 11:30 pm - 1:00 am
Thu 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Two Steps Downtown Grille is located in a Historic Firehouse located in...
Two Steps Downtown Grille is located in a Historic Firehouse located in the Historic Dining/Entertainment District in Danbury. The restaurant and bar feature great American food, drinks and service with the accent on fun!Our menu includes:•Steakhouse Quality Steaks and Chops•Fresh Fish•Our Famous BBQ Baby Back Ribs•plus plenty of crisp salads,sandwiches, wraps, quesadillas,fajitas, pasta and fun appetizers!Check out our Cooking Classes, Special Events, Happy Hour, Acoustic Wednesdays, Trivia Thursdays and plenty of Bar Specials! Two Steps Downtown Grille has private rooms available for parties!We specialize in:•Baby Showers•Bridal Showers•Rehearsal Dinners•Corporate Events•Holiday Parties•Birthday Parties•Retirement Parties•Celebrations of Life/ Funeral Luncheons•Interactive and Private Cooking ClassesCome down to enjoy dinner in our dining room, grab some drinks and appetizers in our bar or host a fantastic party in this Historic Danbury Firehouse!
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Visitor rating
  • 13
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Loved the live music!

We enjoyed our visit there. We went to hear the live music & sat at the bar before dining. The bartender made recommendations about beers & was very friendly. I believe his name was Tyler. Our dinner was very good. Loved the ribs & sweet potato fries! The band was great & NO cover charge!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
Cynhoff
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Brewster, New York
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Brewster, New York
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136 reviews 136 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We enjoyed our visit there. We went to hear the live music & sat at the bar before dining. The bartender made recommendations about beers & was very friendly. I believe his name was Tyler. Our dinner was very good. Loved the ribs & sweet potato fries! The band was great & NO cover charge!

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Southington, Connecticut
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Definitely an original menu, different twists on traditional dishes. Can be a little pricey. Service was alright, busy due to the hockey game. Overall a decent experience.

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Danbury, Connecticut
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Many thanks to Tyler, the bartender, and Megan, our server, for great service! And thanks to those in the kitchen who prepared our lobster grilled cheese sandwiches on sourdough bread with sweet potato fries! It was delicious! It's time to get back to downtown and visiting Two Steps will not disappoint you!

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Litchfield, Connecticut
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70 reviews 70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Met friends for a luncheon during the holidays and was pleased with the atmosphere of the place and the prompt service. However I thought the food was just average and my chicken sandwich greasy.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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229 reviews 229 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Went for lunch. Service was fast and steak and salads came to perfection at very reasonable prices. It seems they are more busy, crowded and fun in the evening, so service may be different also. Not many draught beer options but comes perfectly freezing cold !

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Danbury, Connecticut
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98 reviews 98 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The food is still good, after all these years, even though there is not much for us on the menu for vegetarians. My husband eats scallops, and he always get them at Two Steps, as they are quite good, especially when blackened. The salads are decent and the complimentary chips and salsa have improved greatly over the years. The restaurant... More 

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Danbury, Connecticut
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Baby back ribs are the best around. So tender they fall off the bone. They also have a great bar menu for $5.00 that can't be beat. I don't understand why more people don't go here. My husband and I always have a great meal. Staff very friendly and attentive.

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Milford, Connecticut
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136 reviews 136 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Two steps was very good back in the day- boy is sure has gone down hill. Service was a big fat zero and the food gross ! congealed salad dressing, tasteless fries, I ordered the salad with sesame crusted tuna - they ran out out sesame seeds and used poppy seeds the whole dish was terrible and they can't even... More 

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Connecticut USA
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81 reviews 81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Have eaten there many times, and gone for drinks a few times. The "blackened filet mignon sandwich" is my favorite dish there; tho some of their food items may be better than average or let's say, not. I, personally, have never had a bad meal there. Also, the Sunday Brunch may vary somewhat from week to week; but is usually... More 

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New Milford, Connecticut
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118 reviews 118 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I would like to start this review by saying I used to be a huge fan of Two Steps, but over the last couple of years this place has become a disappointment. First let me start by saying you used to have to wait for a seat, we were there on a Saturday night before a home hockey game and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5 Ives Street, Danbury, CT 06810
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Danbury
  • Phone Number: 203 794 0032

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Southwestern

Description

Two Steps Downtown Grille is located in a Historic Firehouse located in the Historic Dining/Entertainment District in Danbury. The restaurant and bar feature great American food, drinks and service with the accent on fun!Our menu includes:•Steakhouse Quality Steaks and Chops•Fresh Fish•Our Famous BBQ Baby Back Ribs•plus plenty of crisp salads,sandwiches, wraps, quesadillas,fajitas, pasta and fun appetizers!Check out our Cooking Classes, Special Events, Happy Hour, Acoustic Wednesdays, Trivia Thursdays and plenty of Bar Specials! Two Steps Downtown Grille has private rooms available for parties!We specialize in:•Baby Showers•Bridal Showers•Rehearsal Dinners•Corporate Events•Holiday Parties•Birthday Parties•Retirement Parties•Celebrations of Life/ Funeral Luncheons•Interactive and Private Cooking ClassesCome down to enjoy dinner in our dining room, grab some drinks and appetizers in our bar or host a fantastic party in this Historic Danbury Firehouse!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am

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