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Council Oak Steak and Seafood

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1 Seminole Way, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood, FL 33314 (US 441/State Road 7)
954-327-7501
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This restaurant is at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Hollywood
Today
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Good for:
Casual Dining
Romance
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 71
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great brunch with unlimited Champagne

I was just at the Sunday Brunch last weekend- this was a great experience. The brunch has a wide variety of food stations and the quality of the food was very good. We also enjoyed the unlimited champagne! The sushi bar is a new addition and the severs there are terrific! The lamb chops were the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Kathleen B
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Mundelein, Illinois
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

To start with the glass-walled meat viewing partition upon entry is pretty impressive and the bar area is lovely. I was extremely underwhelmed with this restaurant as I do enjoy my red meat. Our order took almost an hour before we received our entrees and our meals ended up coming at the same time. For the high price point the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Save your time, the food is ok and the wines are well over priced. Wait staff are like the dealers on the black jack tables. Working for tips.

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orlando, florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Sunday brunch, lots of stations throughout the restaurant. Food had mediocre flavor. Crab legs were small and dry. All of it looked pretty but lacked quality flavor.

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Miami, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This restaurant is located in the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. They have several restaurants in the casino but this is the most upscale. If you are familiar with steakhouses then you know the deal-ridiculously overpriced steaks and sides. None of the steaks come with any sides so basically you get a piece of meat on a plate. The sides... More 

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Cooper City, Florida
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109 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We had dinner here before seeing a show at the Hard Rock. You should definitely make a reservation because it gets very crowded. The service was excellent! Our server, Rhonda, was friendly, knowledgable about the specials/menu and attentive. We had cocktails, shrimp cocktail and Caesar salad to start. The drinks and shrimp were great; the salad wasn't the best we've... More 

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Hawthorne, New Jersey
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This being my second stay at The Hard Rock in Hollywood, I made it a point to dine at this wonderful establishment again. The decor is very nice and the ambiance is wonderful. Sometimes steak houses can be stuffy but Council Oaks has a nice relaxed atmosphere. We of course started with drinks and this being a steak house I... More 

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Was invited to have dinner with a friend. Wonderful food a service. My friend had the crab claws, which were in season. Probably the biggest i have seen . Probably 8-10 ounces each. I had one of the best pieces of swordfish I've ever had. Salads were great. Wedge salad was outstanding. The service as great. Wish i could have... More 

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Palm Beach County, FL
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28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Was at restaraunt for third time within past 18-24 months on Tuesday evening via OpenTable reservation. Food was as good as always, but our server and the associated service was not as good as it's been in the past. Didn't offer my wife a drink re-order when he asked me and when we did order a second glass for her,... More 

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Hollywood, Florida
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64 reviews 64 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

If you are in the casino at the Hard Rock, this is a fine repast. But I would not go out of my way to eat here. The steaks are above average. While better than an Outback, they are not even to the level of the chain steak houses like Mortons or Ruth's Chris. That said, I would direct you... More 

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Mundelein, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I was just at the Sunday Brunch last weekend- this was a great experience. The brunch has a wide variety of food stations and the quality of the food was very good. We also enjoyed the unlimited champagne! The sushi bar is a new addition and the severs there are terrific! The lamb chops were the best I have ever... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Seminole Way, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood, FL 33314
    (US 441/State Road 7)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Hollywood
  • Phone Number: 954-327-7501

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?