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Ballarat Steakhouse

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Steakhouse, Australian
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10 Grenville St S, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 3 5332 6777
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Ballarat, Australia
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Probably the best steak I have ever been served! However there is no cosy corner to sink into, the building is open and tables feel small for a group of 4, we were squeezed up against a wall which led to the toilet! I would definitely return but I'm afraid it did lack some TLC inside, if they re furnished... More 

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Thank Jacquie N
Management response:

Thanks for taking the time to provide us with a review of your latest visit. We're pleased that you had a lovely night out. We appreciate for your feedback; your comments have not gone unheard. Due to the size and age of the building it makes it a little tricky. Though we do our best to accommodate all our guests.... More 

Junee, Australia
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will measure all steaks by The Ballarat Steakhouse from now on. Wow!!! Great service. Great steak. Yummy dessert. The whole experience was awesome from start to finish. Can't wait to go back the next time we visit Ballarat.

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Thank cecc65
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Ballarat Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi cecc65, Thanks for taking the time to provide us and others with a review of your visit. We're glad and very humbled, to hear that you enjoyed your visit and experience here with us. I'll be sure to pass on your comments and compliments onto our team. Thanks for your recommendation and comments. We look forward to you visiting... More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

A variety of steaks on offer - well prepared to your liking. the steak house has other foods for offer if you are not into steaks, but why do you go to a steak house in the first place. There is also a wide variety of drinks on offer aswell. The premises is clean and well maintained and the staff... More 

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Thank Paul M
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Ballarat Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi Paul M, Thanks for taking the time to provide us and others with a review of our visit. We loved your review, and it's really insightful and helpful as well as being constructive for people who've yet to visit us before. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed the steaks, our staff and also the offering and premises. Thank... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

We had a romantic dinner for two and found the place excellent. Our steaks were perfection and then wine as well, the choice is quite varied and I would recommenced this place as a great place for a night out.

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Thank Lesk1956
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Ballarat Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi Lesk1956, Thanks for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit. We're pleased that you had a lovely romantic evening and night out. I'll be certain to pass your comments and compliments onto our chefs and team. Thank you for your recommendation and feedback. We hope that we'll see you again soon. Thanks, Chrissy Symeonakis... More 

2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

I went to the Ballarat Steakhouse tonight with my husband and daughter on a recommendation. We were looking forward to perfectly cooked steaks in historic surroundings. Unfortunately our teenage waiting staff put us in an empty back room and fed uncooked rubbery steaks - we took up their offer to cook the steaks further, but unfortunately they over did it... More 

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Thank Deidre D
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic steak. We had the rib eye & porterhouse both were cooked exactly as we asked. Wait staff were very friendly. Excellent dining experience i would highly recommend.

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Thank allyson h
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Ballarat Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi allyson h, Thanks for taking the time to provide us and others with a review of your visit. We're pleased that you enjoyed the steaks, service and our staff! I'll be sure to pass on your feedback and compliments to our team. Thank you for the recommendation and also for the title of "best steak ever" also. We're very... More 

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74 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

We went here expecting to pay heaps for an exceptional dinner and we were only partly proved wrong...we didn't pay heaps. That's not to say our meal was inexpensive, it wasn't, but it was a very good meal at a price and value you can appreciate. With six of us there was a wide range of meals and each was... More 

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Thank Steve N
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Ballarat Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi Steve N, Thanks for taking the time to provide us and others with a review of your recent visit. We're pleased to hear that everyone had a great time and that we were able to exceed your expectations, and that our team took care of you. We're thrilled to hear that everyone loved their meals, the service and of... More 

Ballarat, Australia
Level Contributor
31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

Steaks here are amazing, as are the baked potatoes, but they are extremely expensive and not much variety in terms of side dishes.

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Thank joanln60
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Ballarat Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi joanln60, Thanks for your feedback and for visiting us here at Squires Loft Ballarat Steakhouse. We're pleased to hear that you had a great time and experience. Thanks for the recommendation and also leaving us a review. We're pleased you enjoyed your experience and thanks for the feedback. We hope we'll see you again soon. Thanks, Chrissy Symeonakis Squires... More 

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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We recently had a birthday dinner at the steakhouse. The service was great and the food was amazing. I had brought a cake however didn't get any candles as I was in a rush. The staff came and offered to add candles and bring out the cake. The staff members who bought the cake out even sung happy birthday! Some... More 

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Thank Brooke B
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Ballarat Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi Brooke B, Thanks for taking the time to provide us and others with a review of your recent visit to Ballarat Steakhouse. We're thrilled to hear that you and your guests had a great time and experience and the party was a hit! We love the opportunity to sing to an audience so you're very welcome! I'll be certain... More 

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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

When my folks said we were going to a steakhouse. My immediate thoughts were a loud room full of bogans ala hogsbreath ( shudder ). I was pleasantly surprised to find that even thought the rooms are large. The place isn't overtly noisy. Even better was to see the place is a Squires Loft restaurant. I frequent the docklands Squires... More 

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Thank trolldave
Chrissy S, Guest Relations Manager at Ballarat Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi trolldave, Thanks for taking the time to provide us and others with a review of your visit. Looks like you're parents have excellent taste, when it comes to taking you out in Ballarat! ;) We're pleased to enjoyed numerous facets of our restaurant from food, drinks, staff and also our heritage listed venue. She's certainly plenty of charm and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Grenville St S, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Ballarat
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5332 6777

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