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Harlequin Steaks & Seafood

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501 W. College Lake, Lake Charles, LA 70605
(337) 310-0077
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food, excellent service

The menu contains family recipes that date back 50 years. Steaks are very high quality, seafood dishes very tasty. Don't pass on the desserts, which come from old family recipes

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Lake Charles
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Lake Charles
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The menu contains family recipes that date back 50 years. Steaks are very high quality, seafood dishes very tasty. Don't pass on the desserts, which come from old family recipes

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Dayton, Texas
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142 reviews 142 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Arrived for dinner at 1700 hours and was promptly seated. Our waitress Justice did an incredible job informing us of the specials. Very attentive and extremely professional. The Manager had great suggestions as well. For an appetizer I had the fried oysters. Probably the best I have ever had. Our steaks were cooked as ordered with a lot of flavor.... More 

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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We dine at Harlequins at least once a month. The steaks are always good and there are several good salad and sides choices. This is a family restaurant and the owner, Nick makes you feel like family. We always see people we know when we go. The entrees don't change much except for a daily special, but there are enough... More 

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Louisiana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I've been here many times and can say that it certainly fills a niche. It's a place in between fine dining and chain steak & seafood. The service and management feels closer to fine dining but the quality of food is closer to a nice chain like Outback. Would actually prefer Outback if it had the same service and management.... More 

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Metairie, Louisiana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Enjoyed a wonderful meal here on Thursday night. T-Bone's were cooked to perfection and just as we ordered them - one well and one medium rare. Austin, our waiter, was attentive and took care of all of our needs.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I had steak the wife had lobsters both meals were extremely well cooked and service was fine.we showed up without reservations and were seated promptly.appetizers were the stuffed mushrooms very tasty.overall most of the crowd were older and seemed to be enjoying their meal.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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235 reviews 235 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Had a great late dinner. Service was average, at best. The food was much better than average, for this area. I definitely intend to return.

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Harlequin is fantastic. I have always had great food there, the service is sometimes slow. Your not waiting on your food, but the servers themselves are sometimes slow. Atmosphere is unique, but very nice. Lots of history throughout the building. The food is always great. I eat there usually for lunch, but dinner service is fantastic as well. The crab... More 

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Lake Charles, Louisiana, Usa
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Have eaten Dinner here many times, and decided to try the luncheon specials. Occasionally they have off-menue specials that knock your socks off with flavor! Regular luncheon dishes are a treat for the palate, but their occasional specials, i.e. Shrimp Grits, will have you placing this restaurant on your list of top places to eat. The owner, Nick, will personally... More 

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The Harlequin Steakhouse is great place for a steak. The atmosphere and staff exceptional. The also serve seafood. Most of the steaks are choice. They do serve prime NY srtips

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 501 W. College Lake, Lake Charles, LA 70605
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lake Charles
  • Phone Number: (337) 310-0077

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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