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Eddie Merlot's Columbus

1570 Polaris Pkwy, Columbus, OH 43240-2042
+1 614-433-7307
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“filet mignon” (16 reviews)
“aged beef” (4 reviews)
“bananas foster” (10 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
1570 Polaris Pkwy, Columbus, OH 43240-2042
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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love this restaurant...the ambiance and food is spectacular..service is superb...my husband loves bananas foster...only place we can find it in Columbus...and it is amazing..they prepare it at your table..Great experience...highly recommend this restaurant..

Thank FiantFarms
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Eddie Merlot's is a great place for that special occasion, great service, great atmosphere and great food. Our service was impeccable, our server was very professional and fun. You could tell that he enjoyed his job and servicing guests. He knew the menu and wines....More

Thank Marcia A
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

This is the place if you love steaks. Oh my!!! They have the best selection of high quality meats in Columbus. In house butcher and specialty cuts like bison ribeyes. The new steaks for 4 was awesome. You can get 3 special cuts carved table...More

Thank brownstownie
Reviewed September 22, 2017

The decor is nice but the food is typical steak house. I had salmon on a cedar plank. It was covered with a sweet barbeque sauce that tasted like what you get in a jar. We had caesar salad which was typical. My husband had...More

Thank Trailing-Spouse
Reviewed September 19, 2017

Interesting and well prepared menu, great wine list at reasonable prices, and superb service makes this one of our favorite restaurants in Columbus. Their wine dinners are great events worth attending.

Thank Mike_Harriet
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Four of us from work stopped at Eddie Merlot's and we are still talking about our steaks two days later....two of us had New York Strips and two had Filet mignon and wow were they good the Lobster Bisque was good too the couple behind...More

Thank David R
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Chain restaurants are only as good as their weakest link. This Eddie Merlot in Columbus, Ohio, might be the strongest link in the Eddie Merlot chain. Everything about our meal was simply perfect. The filet mignon was a classic medium rare while the pork chop...More

Thank DonMarinelli
Reviewed August 30, 2017

The Filet was excellent, done to perfection. Service and atmosphere were great. Spinach salad with bacon in it was awesome.

Thank mahert1
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

We went with family on a Thursday evening. This was my first trip to any Eddie Merlot's. I decided to order my filet medium rare for the first time at a fine restaurant. It was too rare for me and they were gracious in taking...More

Thank Newsdk
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

We attended a financial seminar and got a fantastic meal and service. My steak was amazing and my service was with match professional servers are the best. I loved everything about this restaurant. I hope to return soon.

Thank eobert
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Response from Mike_Harriet | Reviewed this property |
We don't know the answer to that... you'll have to check their web page. They have a bar area, with entertainment (guitar/singer) at times, and it's usually well attended. You can have food plates. We only go for dinner... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1570 Polaris Pkwy, Columbus, OH 43240-2042
    (Lyra Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-433-7307
At Eddie Merlot’s hospitality and the comfort of our guests are our highest mission; we pledge to provide the finest service, highest quality foods, in world class facilities for our guests to enjoy a memorable experience. Eddie Merlot’s features USDA Prime Aged Beef, fresh seafood, and many other offerings including an extensive wine list. Eddie Merlot’s starts with Prime beef, only 2% of all U.S. beef is awarded this certification. We age it for a minimum of 21 days, to an unparalleled standard of tenderness and flavor. The chef selects each piece, before hand-cutting and seasoning the thick, tender and juicy steaks to your specifications, then to seal in the flavor, we flash-sear your steak on our special high-heat grills. Our from scratch kitchen crafts everything fresh daily from dressings and sauces to appetizers, sides, and desserts. Come and enjoy an “Exceptional Experience”.
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