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Hunter Steakhouse

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1221 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6452
+1 760-433-2633
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“prime rib” (38 reviews)
“steak” (42 reviews)
“salad” (35 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Deli
$$ - $$$
1221 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6452
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place needs a major uplifting. First walked in and we were greeted by the hostess who was standing in front of a basin that was catching water leaking from the ceiling. Dining area looks like it's from the 1970s. Had the appetizer trio. steak...More

Thank babya1961
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down the best steak and mashed potatoes with peppercorn gravy. I’ve been coming here for years, never had an issue with meals or service. Five stars all around.

Thank Sherese M
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

It’s kind of old school steakhouse. I sit downstairs in the “pub” and get either the sirloin or New York Strip. Potato skins are really good app. Also love the way they bring out the salad tray where you can choose which items you want....More

Thank Bob K
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

I went there with my daughter and granddaughter who is 3. They couldn’t have been nicer what a wonderful family restaurant. They even had a steak on the children’s menu for $7.99 which my granddaughter loved. My prime rib was excellent cooked to perfection. They...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed February 3, 2018

Our two favorite prime rib restaurants have closed and our friend mentioned Hunter Steakhouse. We had an amazing meal!!!! The prime rib was tasty, tender and a generous portion. My grilled lamb chops ranked high on my taste scale. We enjoyed the mini salad bar...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed January 20, 2018

We stopped in for a birthday dinner. Ribeye! Beer battered shrimp!!! The table side salad bar was great. What a great idea

Thank hollykp1
Reviewed December 28, 2017

An Excellent Menu of luscious beef and fresh Seafood. We dined Christmas eve. Service was excellent. Daily special included yummy shrimp cocktail, salad, and dessert. The salad is served table side; you select toppings, i. e. tomatoes, cheese, fresh bacon bits, cucumber sunflower seeds, homemade...More

Thank Jerome M
Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I came here expecting a great steak. I'm not exaggerating when I say my steak look like something you would get at a diner such as Denny's. An appetizer two Iced Teas and two meals cost $80. It was absolutely horrible very...More

1  Thank CJB120
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

The best Prime Rib in town! It will melt in your mouth and you add horse radish so Yummy! I will pair it with Pinot Noir. They also have good New York steak. I like their bread, clam chowder and salad! It’s all about great...More

Thank Pinay P
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We have just spent couple of weeks in Oceanside. Our first visit to the USA and we really enjoyed Hunters. The atmosphere is so comfortable, the staff are extremely pleasant and the food is excellent. We were downstairs and had a selection of appetisers between...More

Thank CPJones
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May 22, 2018|
Response from Pinay P | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure if they have a happy hour. Call them or check their website.
Alexander N
April 6, 2017|
Response from CoastalCruiser27 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry, just saw this. Not that I know of but if you're still interested I can find out.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
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
  • E-mail
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