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Judson's Steakhouse

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20 Monroe Ave NW, The B.O.B. Big Old Building, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6208 (Fulton)
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Nashville, Tennessee
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60 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My mom and I went here for dinner as one of their signature steaks (a filet stuffed with boursin cheese and wrapped in bacon) is her favorite. We dined on a Wednesday night, so the restaurant was not very busy, but unfortunately our waiter was not very attentive - several times she had to wait quite a while for her... More 

Thank florabama24
Gilmore C, Promotions Manager at Judson's Steakhouse, responded to this review

Florabama24, thank you for your honest review. Please contact Marcy, our Director of Operations, at mmcmahon@gilmorec.com as we'd love to hear more about how we can improve your experience. More 

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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Judson's is a good steakhouse option if you are not looking for extremely expensive but better than chain restaurants. The atmosphere is modern and cozy. A nice place to go on a date or have dinner with friends. The service has always been good, as well as the food.

Thank Vivsmom
Gilmore C, Guest Relations Manager at Judson's Steakhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us for dinner. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Andale, Kansas
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

We had a table of 10, and everybody sampled something different on the menu, from steaks to pork chops to salmon. Everyone enjoyed their meal, and nobody had any complaints about the preparation,. I was impressed with the preparation of the salmon; it was done perfectly!

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Zeeland, MI
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459 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

We very much enjoyed our first meal at Judson's Steakhouse. My husband chose to eat here for his birthday. We were warmly greeted and immediately taken to our table. Trisha, our waitstaff, was extremely helpful and friendly. We both selected a steak, which was on a special menu for the evening. Unlike the rest of the items listed, our food... More 

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Jenison, Michigan
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74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

We went there for our anniversary. I ordere off the menu and got the Wagu beef, which is similar to Kobe beef. $55 but it was a special occasion. Plenty of other bars, shows in the building as well.

Thank Daniel S
Gilmore C, MA at Judson's Steakhouse, responded to this review

Daniel, We are pleased to hear that you chose us for your anniversary dinner! We hope to see you again soon, hopefully before your next anniversary ;) More 

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87 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

Grand Rapids is now blessed with so many great places, including steak houses of note. But Judson's is still competitive. My wife, son, and I dined here on a Saturday night after a busy week. Service was friendly, cocktails excellent. The bruschetta starter was very good with mushrooms and leeks. Oysters were fresh and vibrant. All of our steaks were... More 

Thank Scott H
Gilmore C, MA at Judson's Steakhouse, responded to this review

Scott, Thank you so much for your review, we appreciate the feedback! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the evening! We hope to see you come back and visit us very soon! More 

Scottsdale, Arizona
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149 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

Had a business dinner while in Grand Rapids. Food was okay, not outstanding as one would expect for these prices. One of us had steak, the other fish, shared a baked potato and brussel sprouts (guest comment was charred, not green). Good size portions. Wine list had interesting choices, IMO overpriced with few value options. Passed on dessert.

Thank Mark C
Gilmore C, General Manager at Judson's Steakhouse, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback! We would love the opportunity to hear more about your experience. Please reach out to our GM Felicia at fflores@gilmorec.com so you two can connect, and we can turn this situation around. Thank you again! More 

Grand Rapids, Michigan
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Each time I've eaten at Judson's I think it just can't get any better and then the next time - it does! Every single bite has been perfectly prepared and delicious. We tried more of the sides this time in family portion sizes which was great. Don't miss the truffle scalloped potatoes or the brussels sprouts. Not sure what more... More 

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Gilmore C, MA at Judson's Steakhouse, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Judson's Steakhouse! We are glad that you are a continuous customer! We hope to see you back in very soon! More 

Grand Rapids, Michigan
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

The food is always amazing, you can really tell they get good, quality steak from local farms. Additionally, the staff is friendly and gets to know you by name. Judson's is my husband and my favorite place to have a date night, birthday, or any other celebration.

Thank Tara H
Detroit, Michigan
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143 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

impeccable service. Our server gave us great recommendations after asking us some questions about what we like, and don't like. We would easily come here again the next time we are in Grand Rapids

Thank Jason H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $50
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Monroe Ave NW, The B.O.B. Big Old Building, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6208
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: 616-356-2000
Established in 1903 Judson's is the recipient of numerous awards as Grand Rapid's number one steakhouse and the accolades are well deserved. Featuring a delicious grass fed beef selection, Judson's Steakhouse puts a high premium on local, quality, and variety. Come experience our Premium Cuts with favorites such as our Tomahawk Ribeye or USDA Grade Prime New York Strip Steak. There are options abound for all tastes, with an ample selection of seafood, chops and house specialties. Enjoy a perfectly paired glass of wine from our award-winning wine cellar. The room is tastefully upscale, while retaining a classically comfortable charm. Our guests are encouraged to come casual, relax and let our competent service staff focus on the job of impressing.

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