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Christner's Prime Steak & Lobster

729 Lee Rd, Orlando, FL 32810-5621
+1 407-645-4443
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
729 Lee Rd, Orlando, FL 32810-5621
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After being treated to an evening at Christner’s, It’s almost not even worth trying other steak houses. It’s THAT good. We love it for date night or with friends. But, my kids also regularly request it for their birthday or good report cards! DO NOT...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jaredonna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner, very comfy steakhouse decor and attentive staff. The strip steak was delicious and tender. Sides were tasty. Several things we order had bacon either laid on top or mixed in. (Salads and vegetable dishes). This was not noted on the menu nor...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was invited for an evening celebration with about 40 people in attendance. Cannot say enough about both food and service!! My martini was so good that I had to have another! Most of the people in our large group ordered the steak..and somehow they...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank claire s
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Great good and wait staff. We had a private room and the service was excellent. 20 people most all got steak and I heard no complaints. Sides and dessert were equally as good. Would visit again. We had to drive over an hour to get...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sharonsV8463PW
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Visited Christner's for my job Christmas celebration dinner. We were placed into our own little rooms. Restaurant is elegant, there are little hideaway rooms and cozy tables for that intimate feel and tables sitting around the grand piano. Steaks are perfectly cooked and the size...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Fredo B
Reviewed November 29, 2018

We eat here prior to a show and boy were we pleased, seating was timely, service was on point, the food...WOW the food, outstanding. Definitely will return soon for a long classic dinner with friends. Bob D was our server, Thank you, Great Job !!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank trodriquez352
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

We went to Christner’s to see “An Evening of Magic” featuring Kostya Kimlat (search YouTube with his name and Penn & Teller) and Jimmy Ichihana. The show was terrific, words can’t describe having these world class magicians performing their magic close up. They were so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank NJPL3
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Last night was our first time here and we were accompanied by our Aunt and Uncle whom treated us to dinner for our recent engagement. We loved the wood theme inside and the service was amazing. Carol was so sweet and our server seemed to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank karenandzach
Reviewed November 2, 2018

This is an old school steak house with the dishes and interior that you might imagine from 1962. Everything is classic, so if that appeals to you, this is your place. The staff are totally professional adults who do everything they can to meet your...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Went hear with my wife for our 10th wedding dinner. The lobster bisque was very good and surprised at the amount you get, other places it's a blip on the plat with a little bit of lobster meat. I had the beef wellington and my...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank edecioh
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October 28, 2018|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Reviewed this property |
For sure you can eat a wonderful meal for much less than that.
August 10, 2018|
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Response from Herbert Scott S | Reviewed this property |
It is NOT an inexpensive restaurant. I usually get one of their specials for about $40.00 consisting New York 8+ oz, potato mashed, order off a la carte menus. It is up scale and great quality and service. We go for... More
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Response from NJPL3 | Reviewed this property |
Our experience was that it was opt in. We actually went to see the show. The main magician is Kostya Kimlat (search YouTube with his name and Penn & Teller) and there is usually another magician. These are world class... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 729 Lee Rd, Orlando, FL 32810-5621 (Formerly Christner's)
    (I-4 Exit 88)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-645-4443
The Christner family invites you to join them at Orlando's favorite for prime steak and lobster.

Opened in 1993, Christner's is truly a family business "we have very little turnover because our employees are part of the family"!!! Our customers are locals...business people... travelers...vacationers and sports stars...
including many celebrities. Everyone agrees...outstanding menu...professional staff and America's Most Award Winning Steakhouse!! The Christners maintain an informal flavor of warm, hands-on, personal hospitality. As Russ said, "Hey, we're just a humble little steakhouse" Enter a guest, leave a friend.

The Bread: Baked fresh daily and served piping hot to your table. Rip it. Break it. Just don't cut it with a knife.
The Beef: Prime, aged corn-fed straight from the Midwest never frozen and cut to order right off the loin.
The Lobster: Cold Water Australian Tails.
The Wine Room: 5500 bottles of selected wines to choose from.
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