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Steak 'n Shake

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650 Waterfront Dr E, Homestead, PA 15120
(412) 461-6545
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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240 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 356 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This Steak-n-Shake is better than most other fast food options. It does take time to get your order because it is made fresh. The staff is always friendly, unlike other McJoints nearby. The only 2 fast food places I would even consider would be this SteaknShake or Chickfila.

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Thank Mickeymotto
North Versailles, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Went for breakfast in this quaint 50's style soda shop known for their burgers and malt shakes. Many choices including all you can eat pancakes for $3.99. Tried their homestyle meal for $5.49. For that you got bacon or sausage, crunchy silver dollar potatoes, your choice of eggs, and either toast, biscuit, bagel or 2 pancakes. The pancakes and potatoes... More 

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Thank SGH906
Masontown, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Went to this 24 hour location after a concert (see my Consol Energy Center review); wasn't nearly as busy as expected. Can best be described as a '50s diner themed sit-down fast food restaurant. Possibly the only plate of food I've had that looked like the picture on the menu; said menu is impressive and reasonably priced; I'd gladly pay... More 

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York, PA
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151 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

Stopped here for a very quick lunch on the way to a family funeral and we needed to get in and out as fast as possible. The wait staff were excellent and they took care of us immediately. The burgers were excellent and prepared as we requested. The milk shakes here are outstanding so give them try.

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Thank RickZ255
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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202 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

I had lunch there 1/8/16 as I do on occasion. It is unbelievable how much of a PIG PEN this place ihas turned into on the outside! Inside was average, the food was as expected, the wait staff was good, the outside was a COMPLETE DUMP! It was unbelievable how much trash completely covers the parking lot. Literally, trash EVERYWHERE!... More 

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Thank hotrod53
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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82 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

This location used to be really good but over the years has been going totally downhill. The service is mediocre to none existent, most of the time the food is cold, as you can see the food sitting and sitting and sitting. Lately when we want Steak 'n Shake we will drive to the one in Pleasant Hills.

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Thank Carole M
Rochester
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158 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

Generally, I love Steak n' Shake, but this was average. Maybe it was because it was very late at night, I am not sure. There was one waitress handling all the tables and she was very personable, however there was another wait staff member that sat at the counter in uniform playing on their phone and didn't even alert her... More 

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Thank Elizabeth C
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Drive thru is slow, especially during the evening. Food quality is starting to decline a bit as well

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Thank don k
Oakville, Canada
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80 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

OK, it's nothing fancy but the service was quick and friendly, the food was simple but well prepared, everything is clean and neat and the shakes can't be beat. I can't wait until I'm in Steak n Shake country again.

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Thank Glenncca
Falling Waters, West Virginia
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

I had lunch here on a Thursday around 1:00. It wasn't too busy, was seated right away. I ordered the cheeseburger melt and fries with a child size banana milkshake (which was the perfect size for me). They had signs up claiming they had fresh made milkshakes from scratch but I didn't think it was...I expected banana pieces in it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 Waterfront Dr E, Homestead, PA 15120
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Homestead
  • Phone Number: (412) 461-6545

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