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“Can't miss here” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Summit House Restaurant

Summit House Restaurant
2000 E Bastanchury Rd, Fullerton, CA 92835-3289
714-671-4111
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Ranked #1 of 319 Restaurants in Fullerton
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American, Barbecue, Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: State College
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Can't miss here”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

Summit House never disappoints. Love the patio and tavern menu, but you will have a wonderful meal in the main room also. Recommend the John Dory and the Summit House Salad - what a treat. Never have a bad meal and it is a great place for an occasion.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Amarillo, Texas
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94 reviews 94 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 49 cities Reviews in 49 cities
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
“Pleasant, relaxing, and lovely view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

We went here with family for a child-free evening of elegant dining. We can not say enough about the quality of the bar, the quality and presentation of the meal, and the atmosphere.
Though it is pricey, the experience and food are worth it. Great place for special occasions; there was a wedding reception in a neighboring hall, but the noise didn't disturb our room or experience. The only thing somewhat detracting from our full enjoyment: the waiter. While efficient, careful, and attentive, he didn't seem as knowledgeable of the drink selections as one would expect and minimized a dietary concern we asked about. Cavalier attitude.
In all, the atmosphere and quality of the food makes this a memorable establishment.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Top Notch!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Had a gift certificate for this place, so Wifey and I had celebrated an anniversary dinner here. The view, amazing. The setting, amazing. The service, amazing. And the prime rib I ordered, AMAZING! Bone and everything. I can't remember what my wife had ordered exactly, but I do know she was full and happy also. They knew it was our anniversary and had brought out pieces of cake with a candle to celebrate. The service was over the top and never had to ask for a refill of water or coffee. Very attentive and knowledgeable of the menu, source of ingredients and main dishes as well as how it is prepared. I love a steak with fresh ground horseradish as opposed to that creamed horseradish. Large portion meals that let me take home the leftovers to relish in later that evening.

  • Visited June 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Rowland hts
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
“Very nice”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

Attended a wedding. It was very festive and the service was great.It is aquit place when you want it to be. Romantic setting and elegant.

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San Diego
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Grandmother's 90th Birthday”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

My grandmother's 90th birthday celebration was held at the Summit House Restaurant this October. The restaurant was very accommodating for this special occasion. We had a group of around 18 people and actually had a hard time finding a restaurant that would set us in a decent spot of the restaurant. Most restaurants wanted to place us in an ugly banquet room but not the Summit house. We were seated in the main dining room where there was a beautiful view and a beautiful fireplace. There was a pianist playing soothing music and the lighting was just right. The restaurant is on a hill and the restaurant has a huge window in the dining room for their guests to look out and appreciate the view. The manager was very kind as he took our reservation and made sure to wish my grandmother a happy birthday which made her feel very special. The waiters and waitresses did a phenomenal job. They all made sure we were taken care of. The food me and my husband ordered was just a little above average. We have had better food at other restaurants. All of our family members thought the food they ordered was just phenomenal.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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