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Certificate of Excellence2017, 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$20 - $25
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
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meals, features

Menu

SLIDERS‏
You pick two plus one
Tuna
Served with a wasabi cream and sesame seeds
$13.00
Kobe
Topped with port wine sauteed mushrooms
$13.00
Bison
Finished with a chive and horseradish cream
$13.00
Beef Carpaccio
Paper-thin tenderloin with truffle oil, crispy capers, and parmigiano-reggiano
$9.00
Shrimp Cocktail
Shrimp served‏ with a zesty cocktail sauce
$8.00
Calamari
Lightly breaded. Served with a lemon, house-made tomato sauce, and a lemon garlic aoli. Garnished with a birds’ nest of candied lemon zest and dusted with chili powder
$8.00
Tuna Tartar
Chopped tuna with a wasabi creme fraiche, toasted sesame seeds, a citrus drizzle and a sweet soy reduction
$9.00
Lobster Ravioli
Served with an alfresco sauce
$10.00
“Bacon Steak”
Served with a house-made barbeque sauce
$12.00
Lobster Risotto Balls
Mozzarella stuffed lobster risotto balls served with a wild herb sauce
$10.00
Crab and Roquefort Tart
$9.00
Bacon Wrapped Scallops
Served with a honey dijon cream sauce
$10.00
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Reviewed February 6, 2020 via mobile

Don’t order anything but steak! While the steak was delicious, the sea bass, lobster Mac and cheese, and hash browns were all huge disappointments. The lobster Mac was baked, dried out penne pasta with a chunky and watery cheese sauce. We had one bite and...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed May 15, 2019 via mobile

What a horrific experience my family and I endured. The staff was snotty and could care less about providing quality service for customers which impacted our experience heavily. Our server messed up our orders. I received the wrong cut of steak and the same thing...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 13, 2019

We went to Prime on SU's graduation weekend. We made our reservation well in advance and although the place was crowded it wasn't crazy. We found the food good and the prices were reasonable for a high end steakhouse. Our service however was excellent. We...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

Great steak [and everyone in the party said the same] but extremely pricey. Appetizers were great also. Uncomfortable seating though. Wooden chairs on their last leg and we were seated at an oddly situated table - just outside the kitchen and just in front of...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

We were downtown for a musical. We had reservations at a different restaurant but they lost our reservation so we couldn’t eat there. Prime was able to accommodate us at the last minute. The waitress was so attentive. She knew we were constrained for time....More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed March 16, 2019

I have been here several times. I like that they are consistent and that the food is of high quality. The portions are huge so bring an appetite. Every time we travel up to Syracuse to visit our son this is the place we go...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

We stopped here because it was suggested. The food was exceptionally good. People locally compared it to Ruths Chris but it was much more affordable and the portions were much larger

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019

Decent atmosphere in rooms looking like “cellars”,probably for Sicilian memories. Very good seafood entrees (scallops, lobsters, calamari) and steaks (try cowboy steak). Good wines. Modest desserts. Decent service, waiters a little bit annoyed waiting to close fast the restaurant.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

I wanted to take my husband to the best steak house in Syracuse for his birthday and Prime did not disappoint We started with their version of bang bang shrimp They were great but too spicy, lobster bisque was chunky and yummy We shared a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 6, 2019

My husband and I had a very disappointing meal at the new Prime Steak House in Victory, NY. which we understand is owned by this Syracuse restaurant. We both had a petite cut which was not prime quality. Maybe that was the problem, but not...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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