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John Howie Steak Restaurant

11111 Northeast 8th Street, Suite 125, Bellevue, WA 98004
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Ranked #3 of 464 Restaurants in Bellevue
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $50 - $70
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Contemporary
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: 112 th Ave NE
Transit: Bellevue transit center.
Description: John Howie Steak Restaurant is downtown Bellevue, WA newest steakhouse and fine dining, bar and lounge and private dining option available. We offer a high end but cost effective $12 solution to business dining at lunch and an upscale grill option at night. Our food is top notch, sourcing as the best restaurants do: locally. A great bar and piano lounge as well. Happy hour daily.
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Berlin, Germany
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43 reviews 43 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

John Howie's is on of the many steak houses I visit when possible. I went here because it was no 1 on my list of ranked steak houses. And also this year, it was superb and still unbeaten. The filet mignon is tender, juicy, ultimately tasty. This place is expensive of not very expensive. But besides that, if you want... More 

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Raumati Beach, Wellington, New Zealand
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62 reviews 62 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Had one of the best steak meals I've ever eaten here. Three of us had dinner - delicious crab & shrimp chowder, magnificent ribeye steak (48 days aged), great sides, excellent service. Highly recommended. Not cheap but worth what you pay.

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Bellevue, Washington
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have been to many of the steak houses around Seattle and this is by far my favorite. Not only are the steaks world class, but the sides and starters are just as impressive. The mac and cheese is a must!

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Bellevue, Washington
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215 reviews 215 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The food here is marvelous any time, but we came on Sunday, and their half pound burger is on happy hour all day long for $11. My husband and I split that for an extra $2, but that meant we each got our own plate and fries - way too many fries, but what the heck. We also ordered the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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157 reviews 157 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

There is something about high ceilings that adds to the eating experience. I Cannot really explain how volume adds depth, but it does. There are two spaces in John Howie; up front a high end sports bar and towards the back and completely separated, a sumptuous dining area. The room breathes meat. Breaking with the norm, we began with a... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We had reservations at 6:30 on a very busy Friday night, the last Friday before Christmas. We arrived at 6:10 and the bar was full, but to my surprise our table was waiting, beautiful atmosphere, so many waiters and staff all smiling and acknowledging you as we passed thru , Our waiter came right over and gave some wonderful wine... More 

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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

As a vegetarian dining out with my meat-eating colleagues, I went along for the conversation and hoped for the best. There was one vegetarian main dish option, a couple of soups, and some salads that could be modified. We had a group of 10-12 and the service was professional but extremely slow. Meat-eaters reported their steaks were cooked exactly as... More 

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Seattle, Washington
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I keep coming back for their Roasted Turkey Confit with Cranberry Mayonnaise. Sweet and savory really love this one, can't wait to branch out one afternoon and try a different one. My friend said that the Sweet & Sour Sesame Chicken Salad, was one of the best salads he's had in a long time. Portions are a little on the... More 

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72 reviews 72 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Steaks & meats from around the world ("would you like your Wagyu from Japan or Australia sir?". We hosted 20 people in the private dining room & the service was attentive, kitchen efficient and food of highest standard. Pricey to ridiculous (top end steaks over $200!) but you can order to your budget (relatively). Lovely dining spaces with booths &... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The experience was something else. Food aside, which was amazing, our waiter good to heart the theme of our celebration: "The beauty of love!" Every word, every dish, everything was presented with a dash of love. Just awesome!

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Additional Information about John Howie Steak Restaurant

Address: 11111 Northeast 8th Street, Suite 125, Bellevue, WA 98004
Phone Number: 425-440-0880
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellevue
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Average Prices: USD 50 - 70
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Contemporary

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