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Cheeves Bros Steak House

14 E Avenue a, Temple, TX 76501-7620
+1 254-742-2300
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, American, Steakhouse
14 E Avenue a, Temple, TX 76501-7620
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Very nice restaurant with good food and fantastic service. In the heart of downtown Temple. Free valet parking and wonderful selection of wines and specialty food.

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

We called in advance, were told to arrive early in the bar area to get an area to accommodate our group. Which we did. While waiting on others to arrive, we only had 3 empty chairs, the manager came and questioned us about the size...More

Thank pink20172017
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is just ok. Which would be fine if you were spending $10 a person, but you're not, you're spending a lot more. Seriously, you can get a better steak at Texas Roadhouse. The service is excellent, which it should be for the prices....More

Thank Not Red R
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

It was just awful. Their signature steak was not cooked properly, it had very little flavor. It tasted as if it was cooked in a broiler pan then grilled slightly. I would almost be certain that the cottage fries were frozen from a bag. The...More

Thank Brent I
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

We are repeat customers. Another exceptional meal. Filet was perfect! Excellent service, wonderful meal, very relaxing atmosphere...best combination of all for the money! Every trip we make to the area, we go to this restaurant!

Thank Raytrip2014
Reviewed June 10, 2017

My husband and I, and two friends had a fantastic dinner. Had a few cocktails on the bar side and then ordered the BEST steak that I have ever had. Also, raw oysters with our drinks that were super!! A little pricey but well worth...More

Thank Ktrxasgal
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

I was expecting a lot more... especially for the price! Cheese plate for appetizer tasted like store bought cheese. Crab cakes were decent.

Thank Lauren L
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Visiting the area again I made it a point to come back here for another taste of a fine meal. The standards have not slipped an iota. The service remains friendly and committed to excellence.. The food standard remains high. I recommend the Rib eye....More

Thank Logistics
Reviewed May 25, 2017

Cheeves is one of the best in Temple. Whether you're looking for a great steak, fresh seafood, or light dinner, Cheeves is one of the best. They have a light menu for lunch that is prices well, yet delivers the same great food and service....More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed May 22, 2017

I've been here for lunch several times. The soup and Caesar salad were okay, but the chicken was tasteless and tough. It's quite expensive, but has a nice atmosphere.

Thank angela n
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Mayra B
March 16, 2015|
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Response from scaskey81 | Reviewed this property |
No. But it's recommended, especially if it's a special night. Just tell the hostess what sort of evening you are expecting and they will make it happen. ;)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 E Avenue a, Temple, TX 76501-7620
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Temple
  • Phone Number: +1 254-742-2300
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Cheeves Bros. Steak House is a classic, upscale restaurant in downtown Temple, Texas. We pride ourselves on our USDA prime steaks and succulent seafood, warm hospitality and a refined atmosphere. Our award winning wine cellar with over 400 carefully selected wines and reserve bottles has received the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence for nine years. We serve lunch and dinner and offer HAPPY HOUR everyday in the bar. Enjoy1/2 priced drinks in the bar (excludes bottled wine). We proudly serve Starbucks coffee and are dessert menu is to die for.
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