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“Sad to say but very underwhelming...” 2 of 5 stars
Review of Silver's Steak House - CLOSED

Silver's Steak House
1060 pasqua st. n, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
7755888
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Regina, Canada
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25 restaurant reviews
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
“Sad to say but very underwhelming...”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

I'll start off by saying that this restaurant was not my choice, I was attending a girls event and this was the location that was chosen for us. Normally I avoid “steak” type restaurants as I find them overpriced for what they are and I’m usually disappointed. This was no exception.

We had a private room, which was nice, and our service was very good (with the exception of 1 meal that arrived very late at the table with no explanation). I did ask for a sample of a particular wine before I purchased the bottle, and it was nice that they were able to accommodate this request.

As an appetizer we ordered the snow crab mushroom caps with cheese sauce, and it was pretty lousy. Couldn’t identify any crab in the mushroom, or asparagus, and the cheese sauce basically ruined the dish.

For the main dish I ordered a 8 oz New York stip, for I believe $27.95. With it I chose the starter salad and stuffed potato. They offered quite a standard variety of salad dressings, but they also offered a “cherry lime vinaigrette”, which was different and quite good. The stuffed potato appeared to be made quite in advance (the green onions were yellowed and old looking or were maybe dehydrated?), had some cheese and bacon in it, but was dry and not fresh tasting. The vegetable that came with was some sweet glazed carrots that were ok, but most people left them on their plate. My steak was cooked a Iittle more well than I had asked but not enough to send it back. Other than the “complimentary butter” that you can add to it, it had no taste and was not worth the price I paid. I’m sure that most people could cook this meal better at home. Again, I’m not a huge fan of steak restaurants, but at least the Keg is cheaper and has better food.

I have no problem paying up to $40 per plate of excellent food in Regina, and have done so many times at the Willow on Wascana, or Creek Bistro, etc. but I will not do so at Silver’s again. Sorry.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Regina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Never disappointed the last three times I went”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

Been there for brunch, thursday night, and sunday dinner buffet. The price is reasonable with the quality of food. Especially their brunch and dinner and their daily dinner specials. Wait staff were awesome, very tentative. The atmosohere was great. Never had once disappointed me this year's visits.they have improved a lot since they first open. I would definitely recommend this restaurant!

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Vancouver, Canada
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60 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 51 cities Reviews in 51 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
“Pricey but great food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

We were invited to this restaurant and were pleasantly surprised by the great food, good service, and nice atmosphere. The only exception was the prices. For the Keg type menu and atmosphere,the prices are for 20 to 30% higher. We had a variety of meals, and a couple appetizers. The portions were adequate and well presented. The service was good, but not that quick despite the few people on this early Saturday afternoon. Try it, but bring your credit card as it won't be cheap.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Never been disappointed.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013 via mobile

Good food, decent service, prices can be a bit high but overall it's a good place to relax enjoy a drink and have a good meal in Regina. One thing they could improve on is changing up or adding some menu iteams so frequent visitors like my self have some different options now and again.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Canada
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Great Steaks, good Service”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

But hold the pepper, please. Not everyone likes pepper. Like the ambiance very much. The fireplace really warms you up on a cool night. The menu could have more choices, though.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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