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Morton's - The Steakhouse

285 J St, San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
619-696-3369
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Ranked #159 of 4,046 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $50 - $80
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Neighborhood: Downtown
Cross street: 2nd & 3rd Streets
Transit: Trolley stop
Description: Morton's The Steakhouse, the nation's premier steakhouse group, specializes in classic, hearty fare, serving generous portions of USDA prime aged beef, as well as fresh fish, lobster and chicken entrees. The menu, which is the same at all locations, features a variety of favorite cuts, including a 24 ounce porterhouse, which is the house specialty; a 16 ounce New York Strip and a 12 ounce double cut filet.
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San Diego, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

One of my favorite places to eat, because they consistently serve great food and the service is excellent. I have been to several Morton's Restaurants around the country and have never been disappointed. The steaks are tender and juicy and cooked to perfection; the side dishes are always tasty and plentiful.Being originally from Maryland, I'm generally hesitant to order a... More

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El Dorado, Arkansas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This Chicago based restaurant has had an excellent reputation for serving gourmet steaks for many years. My first dining experience with Morton's just happened to be in Chicago in the early 70s.

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Los Alamitos, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Very very good food... but you are going to pay an arm and a leg. I hate how the sides are sold separately. Upscale and classy, make sure to wear a button up shirt. Dress code should be followed.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

The best steak I've ever tasted. The atmosphere and service are also excellent. It's a little expensive, but quality has its price.

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california
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Mortons is great. Our table was waiting when we arrived along with custom personlized menus. Fodd,service and attmosphere was awsome.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Always wonderful and Brian, our waiter, was outstanding. It was a delightful meal and wonderful service. I highly recommend.

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

My wife and I vacation each year in San Diego. However, this was our first visit to Morton's. We went to celebrate our anniversary and were immediately impressed by the personalized menus with our names on them. We kept them as souveniers. Ever member of the staff that interacted with us was very attentive, knowledgeable and accomodating. We split the... More

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San Diego, California
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Year after year and visit after visit they do not disappoint, the service, the selections, the traditional decor. This years summer menu is a great addition, the Blue cheese bone in fillet (make sure to order the blue cheese on the side) is awesome. The proscuitto wrapped halibut was fresh and flavor full. Great job Morton's San Diego.

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Drinks, Chips, Sliders, Crab Cake are so good. Great Happy Hour ... Prices and great things to choose from... Staff is friendly & good service..

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We often eat at Morton's locations throughout the US. The "summer special" menu drew us which offers a prix fix menu at a reasonable price. The appetizer/soup was great, but the fillet was over seasoned and mealy texture. Deserts were fine but check came at the same time suggesting time to leave and turn the table another time. Clientele wore... More

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Additional Information about Morton's - The Steakhouse

Address: 285 J St, San Diego, CA 92101
Phone Number: 619-696-3369
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 50 - 80
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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