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“Best Steak in town” 5 of 5 stars
Review of West Steak and Seafood

West Steak and Seafood
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Ranked #5 of 326 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $50
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Cannon/Avenida Encinias
Description: An intimate and distinctive fine dining restaurant fused with a creative culinary team. West Steak and Seafood provides the highest quality prime steaks, chops, and seafood prepared to your taste. Enjoy a healthy "farm to table" experience with fresh vegetables picked daily from our own West Farm.
Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Best Steak in town”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

If you are looking for that tasty chunk of steak with heart stopping sides and don't care about the price, West is the place. Beautiful decor, dark and just like a steak house should be. Staff is as professional as you could ask for and the home made rolls ( make sure they are piping hot!) are good enough to make a meal of.Salads and sids are always perfect. When we want the good restaurant steakhouse experience this is where we go.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars
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English first
San Pedro, CA
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135 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Great Service, Excellent Dead Cow”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

Excellent dining experience at West Steak House in Carlsbad. The noise level is high. Well, it is actually very high, making it difficult to hear my dining partners. Noise notwithstanding, we found the service and food exceptional.

We had a couple of filets and one New York strip. All three steaks were prepared as ordered. One thing that West does which is unusual is that they include a couple of side dishes with each entree.

Sides were good. Steaks were great. Dessert (apple cobbler and banana's Foster) were exceptional.

If you're in the Carlsbad area, be sure to make reservations at West Steak and Seafood. I am sure you'll have a great experience.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank ChiefDennis
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San Diego, California
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“One Great Steakhouse”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Ruth's Chris, Mortons and the other well known chain steakhouses are very good. But here in Carlsbad, we know that West's is every bit as good if not better. With a menu that features both choice and prime steaks, fresh seafood and wonderful side dishes that are included with your meal, a dinner at West's is a real treat. For birthdays, anniversaries or any special occasion, you cannot do any better.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars
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Thank bhm_831
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Carlsbad, California
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Best Happy Hour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Happy hour is every day in the bar. The filet and wedge is excellent and everything else that I have tried in the bar is wonderful. Service is great so are the drinks.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank jog4lf
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Carmel, California
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Delicious!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

We loved this restaurant and we did not even have to leave the hotel. They will bring it to your room! They also had a great selection for the kids!

Visited October 2012
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Thank AuntieBri93923
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