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The Steakhouse at Circus

#77 of 696 Restaurants in Reno
Certificate of Excellence
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500 N Sierra St, Reno, NV 89503-4717 (Fifth Street)
+1 775-329-0711
Thu - Mon 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Bakersfield, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I split the prime rib special (12 oz) and it was good. We got the end cut since I like it a little more cooked and all the spice. The meat was good and plenty for the two of us. In fact I would argue if it was only 12 oz. Our's was cooked perfectly. We had... More 

Thank Owen F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in or stay at the Circus Circus, you can not go wrong eating a Prime Rib dinner which was very reasonable, $19.00 with soup or salad, rolls, and veggie. I ordered mine Rare and it was perfect, melt in your mouth, getting hungry right now thinking about it.

Thank players2
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best meal we've had all year! All the food was just perfect although we felt that the staff tried a bit too hard. The hostess pulled our table to the side so we could easily slide in. It was supposed to be a nice gesture but soon became awkward because my husband wanted to sit there & she was blocking... More 

Thank patpatrick96
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food (soup/salad followed by meat/fish). My medium rare steak was rare (not medium rare), my boyfriends was medium rare as it should be. Fine restaurant for normal prices, but for this price absolutely not good enough! Wish we didn't spend so much money on this food

Thank Elke T
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had guests from out of town last weekend so we took advantage of the $12.99 Prime Rib and Lobster. The prime rib was a glorified piece of lunchmeat and the lobster was more like a crawdad. Not to mention it took and HOUR to get our food.. You get what you pay for, never again!!

Thank BarbieNevada
Turlock, California
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

We make at least one trip per month to Circus Circus and never miss eating at The Steakhouse as often as we can. The constantly updated menu by head chef Daniel Pfeiffer is great ant the food is outstanding. The selection keeps us trying new things every month and we are never disappointed. There is talk that new ownership is... More 

Thank Diane M
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

The food and service are excellent. The prices are high for what you get. You are paying for the service. It is decorated very nice.

Thank Marsha T
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

I like the location -- it is away from the noise and smoke of the casino area. Elegant interior--darker wood, carpet, white tablecloth, pretty light fixtures. Although some of the other reviews have been very positive on the food, I found the food to be average. However, the cost is somewhat lower than the other casino steakhouses.

Thank reno1024
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

The food at the Steakhouse at Circus Circus is amazing. My husband and I both had the flame mignon and it was one of the best steaks I ever had. The service was good. The only minor issue was they were not aware of a promotion which got half price for buying show tickets. However they quickly remedy the situation... More 

Thank Becky S
Turlock, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We were staying at our favorite Reno hotel, Circus Circus, this weekend. We ate Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at the Steakhouse. Food and service are always spectacular, but they now have a new menu with some more fantastic choices. There are now pasta selections which decided to try. The Fettucine Alfredo, which I added the shrimp to, was fantastic. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$32 - $32
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings
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 - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 N Sierra St, Reno, NV 89503-4717
    (Fifth Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-329-0711
For a delicious meal with sophisticated ambiance and impeccable service turn to The Steakhouse at Circus, where you'll find succulent steaks charbroiled to perfection, delicious chicken dishes, a variety of seafood selections, and more!

Enjoy our extensive wine list and great selection of cocktails paired with one of our exquisite desserts.

HOURS: Thursday - Monday from 5:00 p.M.

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