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1221 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6452 (Stewart St.)
+1 760-433-2633
11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 9:30 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Culver City, California
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350 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Took my mom out for a birthday lunch. She'd been to Hunters before and wanted to return. The place seems to be pretty quiet during mid-week lunches. The menu highlighted the "award winning" prime rib, so I ordered the petite cut for lunch - medium rare. It was the ideal choice. And it seemed very generous for being "petite". The... More 

Thank GareThere
Orem, Utah
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267 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hadn't been here before but I was in the area and needed some red meat so I tried this place. Since I was on my own I sat at the bar. The service was very good and since they offered prime rib for lunch I tried it. It was good but I must say it was the thinnest piece... More 

Thank Dale K
Chula Vista, California
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171 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch and was pleasantly surprised. Had the corn chowder soup and chicken salad, both delicious. The salad was huge and took half home.

Thank ABF49ER
Plano, Texas
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67 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Oceanside to have a nice dinner with our son in the military. We wanted to feed him a meal that he wouldn't typically eat. The service and food at Hunter Steakhouse delivered! We were there on a Monday evening in late October. They have a terrific special on Monday and Tuesday! Our service was spot on and... More 

Thank txmomofjandr
Vista, California
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

Prime rib is the specialty and it is good here. My family and I have been coming to this location since we relocated to northern San Diego in 1991. We always order our entree with the table side salad that we enjoy a lot. We come here a lot for special occasions like birthdays and anniversaries. They did a very... More 

Thank Nancy C
Tombstone, Arizona
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Sunday early evening dinner Prime Rib EXCELLENT. Lobster Tails a little tough but flavor very good. wonderful salad bar brought to your table. Great service. Pricing reasonable.

Thank carolc5916
Apple Valley, California
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Went here tonight with my husband and brother in law. Seemed we weren't our waitress' first priority. Sat for a few minutes before we were greeted for drinks. Then ordered our food and she forgot my shrimp cocktail appetizer. While serving my brother in law his table side salad the waitress abruptly left after getting something was whispered to her... More 

Thank Gates101
San Diego, California
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

Great steakhouses seem to be disappearing and that is why Hunter Steakhouse in Oceanside is a breath of fresh air. It has a cozy atmosphere, excellent food and friendly, professional service. The food quality is consistently a cut above the rest. This location offers early dining specials every day of the week so if you arrive between 3:30 and 5:30... More 

Thank Elliot B
Chicago, Illinois
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54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Went with family for a good steak dinner and that's what we got. Steaks were cooked properly and the portions were nice size. Ambiance is ok, reminds me of an old time family restaurant and the decor is like this. lot's of little rooms help keep the noise down, and I like a quieter restaurant.

Thank GarryZ
Fort Myers, Florida
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97 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

If you want a genuine honest to goodness steakhouse, here it is. The building looks like an old fashion steakhouse from years past. Just to look at it you can tell there is some serious history in these kitchens. We chose to eat downstairs, which is more like the bar-area. The upstairs looked very cozy and warm. Our bartender was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Steakhouse, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1221 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6452
    (Stewart St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-433-2633

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?