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Best Steak House

516 N Grand Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1007 (Grand Center / Midtown)
314-535-6033
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Ranked #1,073 of 2,502 restaurants in Saint Louis
Cuisines: American, Greek, Steakhouse
Good for: Dining on a budget
Neighborhood: Grand Center / Midtown
Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget
Neighborhood: Grand Center / Midtown
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English first
Saint Louis, Missouri
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Fast, abrupt no-frills service, but the food is good. Great place to go before the theater or symphony.

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missouri
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74 reviews 74 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Most dirty steak house. Actually the food was decent but everything from the front door handle to the tables were dirty. Sorry but I can't return to this one.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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69 reviews 69 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

I had always wanted to try this place, it is just across from the Fox theater, so it is a great location for dining before the theater. The food was just average. It is cafeteria style, you stand in line and the cooks yell "NEXT" and you place your order. Our steak and pork chop were very thin, similar in... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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413 reviews 413 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Folks this is a steakhouse on a budget. Don't expect great accommodations or table service just good ole food. It is just down the street from St Louis University and they grill em up by the dozens as you order. The steaks are a good cut, perhaps not the finest but the price is right and they know how to... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013 via mobile

My lady ordered for the both of us while I parked. She ordered steak and shrimp. We usually order our steaks medium. The steaks were so damn thin I couldn't believe it. They were also over cooked and had so much grisle throughout meat I didn't even bother finishing it. Will never go back again. What happened to that place?... More

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Fayetteville, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

?Road trip in St Louis area-felt like steak, but not a wallet buster and a 2 hour meal. We had read a review about the Best Steak House so we were prepared to shout out our order while standing in line. Although about 8th in line back from the counter the grill cook looked right at us and shouted out... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

I went to this restaurant knowing that it is good food for a good price. Overall, I have to agree! Do you stand in line and wait for your food to cook like you're in a cafeteria? Yes. Is the seating area a little old and outdated? Yes. Can the line be a little chaotic? Yes, but I think that... More

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Rolla, Missouri
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

PROS: 1.Right across the street from the Fabulous Fox Theater. 2.Very reasonably priced. 3.Great selection of food. 4. Fantastic meal. CONS: You have to yell your order to the cook from the cafeteria-style line. This can get a bit confusing/overwhelming when the place is packed. BOTTOM LINE: I would highly-recommend this restaurant for anyone wanting fabulous food at a cheap... More

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Taylorville, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

My daughter thought it was very cool that you yell out your order to the cooks, and the steaks were wonderful. I loved the fact that they have fried okra on the menu. The desserts even received the wifes approval, and that's not easy!

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Fox Chapel, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

Not a true steakhouse experience. Fortunately the staff warned me about both the okra and the mushroom sides: they are deep fried. Next time a visit my daughter at SLU I will find a true steakhouse.

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