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Harlequin Steaks & Seafood

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501 W. College Lake, Lake Charles, LA 70605
+1 337-310-0077
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Cape Coral, Florida
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98 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveling through the area and not much for the gambling scene and tired. We wanted a place close by and quiet. Found this little gem! Very friendly service by everyone. Our server was pleasant and made sure we were taken care of. The sirloin meatball special appetizer was wonderful. Both our steaks cooked perfectly. Very comfortable atmosphere.

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Thank mollysbridge
Tyler, Texas
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35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice elegant but casual linen tablecloth dining. Appears to be a local favorite. Rich Caesar salad. Excellent steaks. Attentive and friendly service.

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Thank Texama
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

We've never had a bad experience at Harlequin. During our last visit we had about a 10min wait before being seated & Nic personally served our drinks while we waited in the lobby. Btw, Nic is the owner! You won't get that type of service everywhere you go.

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Thank Mikaa W
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

Had the lunch shiskcobob it was excellent over a bed of rice pilaf & sautéed mushrooms which is my favorite

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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295 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Veggie options were sparse. I chose 3 sides to make a meal. This usually works at other places. Portions were miniscule.

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Shreveport
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99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Family-owned with a warm, welcoming atmosphere, Harlequin enjoys a broad local following. My evening was most enjoyable thanks to good service. My jumbo shrimp cocktail was tasty, but misleadingly named. I really was surprised that it was my appetizer when I saw these six small shrimp arriving. My side salad was OK, but nothing to look forward to. My filet,... More 

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Thank FSK-2
Metairie, Louisiana
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

The Harlequin is a local treasure. The steak and baked potato dinner is super. When you add the amazing salad with the house bleu cheese dressing, it is even better. The kibbee appetizer is also wonderful !

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Thank Lattill
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

While in town visiting my father he took me here. Said it was one of his favorite places. The service was great, the food was great. A little pricey but worth it.

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Thank R D
Lake Charles, Louisiana
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

I've always heard about the harlequin for steaks so finally we decided to give them a try. Early on Saturday evening we arrived and were warmly greeted by the host and promptly seated . Our waiter was prompt and polite. We started with the baked stuffed mushrooms , they were perfect. Then came the salads. It amazes me how a... More 

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Thank elle2010_11
Lufkin, Texas
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141 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016

How special to be at this restaurant for Mother's Day. The atmosphere is so warm and unique and the food superior to none.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast Food, Steakhouse, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 W. College Lake, Lake Charles, LA 70605
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lake Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 337-310-0077

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