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Meals
Dinner
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American, Steakhouse
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Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed February 14, 2020 via mobile

My husband surprised me with a Valentine dinner at the Northwestern Steakhouse! What a treat! We didn’t understand how the reservation system worked, but Robin, the hostess did her best to accommodate us. They have a very nice upstairs now where you can wait, and...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed October 19, 2019 via mobile

Sat night went to dinner with fam and friends. Was told this is the place. Had reservations at 7pm. Seated right away. The waitress took our drink order and returned in a timely fashion. Then dinner order. The waitress brought bread then soon after the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 2, 2019 via mobile

We just got back from dinner at the Northwestern Steakhouse and we were not disappointed. Yes the place is old and small and it is a no frills restaurant but the food is very good and reasonably priced. Coming from Washington state a 9 ounce...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 16, 2019

We ate there Saturday night and it was absolutely the best!!We took friends with us to celebrate our 46 anniversary!! It was the best! We cannot wait to bring our whole family. Thank you! Anyone that does not like this kind of cuisine should stick...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

Venue is small in size and seating can get tight in places. Customer service is top notch. Waiting lounge up top (see pics) is spacious. Excellent quality meal with good portions for the pricing. Had a fillet cooked to medium rare and it was done...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

Our family, friends have been eating at The N W Steak house for 40+ years. They have the best steaks, chicken, Spagetti This is not a fancy-dress up place.Their menus haven't changed and the service is excellent.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed August 5, 2019

Small. Dingy. Weird. No where near what a good steak is supposed to be. Air conditioning was turned off while we were there so it was almost claustrophobic This was exacerbated by the tiny seating. I am confused as to what people that have rated...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 16, 2019

I was recommended to this steakhouse and it lived up up to the hype. Service was great and timely, and the steak was stunning!

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

30 yrs in for me and I still have never had a better steak anywhere else in the country. The fillet mignon is tender, juicy... perfection! Get the spaghetti side... in brown sauce (steak juices and butter) with tons of parmesan. Go early or be...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

We’ve been to Northwest Steak house many times in the past but don’t go there anymore. Reason #1.. Always a long wait to get a seat, Northwest is a small cozy restaurant with not much seating. Waits can be up to a hour to 2...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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From the menu, looks like these are the choices for seafood. Broiled Shrimp.............................$19.95 Canadian Walleye........................$21.95
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