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Bugaboo Creek Steak House - CLOSED

15710 Shady Grove Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20877
301-548-9200
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Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Reservations
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Reservations

89 reviews from our community

65% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Lewiston
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

Not even close to what it used to be! Every aspect of the menu was different, even smaller portions, but for the same price! Not going back!

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Washington, DC
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We had dinner here recently. It's now called BC Steak House, for some reason, and the interior has been renovated and is quite nice. We had some delicious food - tasty and well prepared. The meal was a bit on the pricey side though.

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Bugaboo Creek is a great place to have a quiet meal or a family gathering. The steaks there are superb and I've eaten there a number of times and they have never disappointed me! I get tired of eating at the chain restaurants, even the good ones, and this place is unique! There's plenty of things on the walls to... More

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2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 via mobile

Overall good experience for lunch, we will go back. The restaurant is newly remodeled, clean modern feel, totally different decor with more upscale feel. They are training wait staff, our main server was attentive, trainee much younger, not as seasoned as a server but ok. Food was good, fresh, nice portion size for lunch. Calm chowder, fish and chips and... More

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Rockville, Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Please see my review on the Maryland restaurant forum. This redo was a very big disappointment. We enjoyed Bugaboo Creek & ate there about 6 times per year. BC Steak the new iteration fails. Higher prices, smaller portions, slower service. A real failure. Atmosphere = 3 Food = 2 Value = 1 Service = 1 Total =1

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Germantown, Maryland
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75 reviews 75 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I really looked forward to this new Steak House, sad to say I was extremely dissatisfied with it. I ordered a 8 0z steak dinner, (lucky if it was 6 oz.when I received it) The girl friend ordered a chicken caeser salad, she didn' t like the dressing nor the tiny amount of wafer thin chicken on the salad, I... More

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Gaithersburg
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I have eatten here about a half dozen times or so for lunch and dinner. When they first opened I really enjoyed it and it seemed like a popular place. Then several years back there was a fire and they were closed for sometime. Upon reopening just something doesn't seem the same. The menu here like most restaurants changes over... More

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

BC Steak and Sliver Birch Bar has replaced the Bug-A-Boo Steak house. It is a really nice place to eat and all of the animatronics have been removed. The quality of the meats are fantastic.

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Ocean View, Delaware
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93 reviews 93 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Decor was pleasing, red, cream, deep gray - booths comfortable. Crisp and modern, with a touch of kitcsh, is how I would describe the interior. The animated animals are gone! While missing many of my favorite dishes, the food was good, served hot and prepared as requested. However, it seems the prices have gone up, as salads are now ala... More

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Rockville
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43 reviews 43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Closed and reopened as something else. Some sort of "upscale ski lodge steak house". Go figure on whatever that may be. Probably won't bother to check out the new gig.

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