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The Top Steakhouse

2891 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43209-2614
(614) 231-8238
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Ranked #45 of 2,002 Restaurants in Columbus
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $13 - $40
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: James
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English first
Westerville, Ohio
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89 reviews 89 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015 via mobile

I thought when I walked in Dean Martin & Sammy Davis might be singing at the bar. Bartender was great as were the KY bourbon drinks. Service was average as we were in group of 8. Food tasty and hot. I was disappointed in my $36 ribeye steak as felt I could of done a better job on my grill.... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I was so overly inpressed with the food here that I cannot find another Steakhouse just as good! I have been to Hyde Park, and many other top Steakhouses! The Top blows them out of the park! A little pricey but very worth it! I cannot wait until our next trip to The Top Steakhouse!

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Dublin, Ohio
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75 reviews 75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Dining at The Top Steakhouse is a Columbus classic experience. The steaks and all the food are really top-notch. Although dinner without drinks can be about $50 a person, this is one time you should pay it. They do everything perfectly from the sides to the bread to the wonderful steaks. It is like a trip back in time to... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

Had dinner at The Top on a busy Saturday night with lots of larger parties celebrating the Holidays. Food was excellent; filets cooked perfectly and Tuna special very nice combination and presentation. As others have said, restaurant is dark and a bit noisy. An update might help but the retro charm and good food are worth the price. Wine list... More 

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Alconbury, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Very tasty food and good wine and cocktails. Very dark making it difficult to read the menu!! Very friendly and helpful staff.

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Southbury, Connecticut
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

Here for OSU-Michigan game. A real throwback. Made a late reservation - gave my son and I time to be charmed by waitress who used to serve em to Woody. Charmed us with her stories, the history despite the fact my son goes to that "school up North".,.Steaks brilliant, wine delicious. Atmosphere totally retro. A great night!

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Washington, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

It is a very dark, low lighted and hard to see walking around inside the resturant. The service was a bit slow to get water & drinks. The high quality & delicious food more than compensate for any of the above mentioned flaws.

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Hilliard, Ohio
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Top Steakhouse is wonderful! The food and service are outstanding! The restaurant takes one back to "the good old days" with fine dining and great live music. The prices are not inexpensive, but worth every penny. Excellent all away around!

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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

While visiting our son in Columbus, we had dinner there. The lighting is dim for atmosphere and they have the cutest little lady who plays the piano and plays whatever you want to hear. My husband had sneaked out for a smoke but on his way back stopped and stood next to her singing and she handed him a microphone.... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Without a doubt this is the best steak in Columbus. When you walk in the door you are walking into the 1950's, complete with piano bar. Certainly not cheap fast food but a fine meal with all the trimmings. Highly recommended for a business or a romantic dinner. I have eaten at the Top countless times and have never had... More 

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Additional Information about The Top Steakhouse

Address: 2891 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43209-2614
Phone Number: (614) 231-8238
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 13 - 40
Cuisine: Seafood, Steakhouse

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