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“Truly Fine Dining”

Bentley's Steak and Chop
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Ranked #64 of 304 Restaurants in Encinitas
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Encinitas Blvd.
Transit: Bentley's is easily accessible via the North County Transit System.
Reviewed February 15, 2013

If your like me and like a good steak accompanied by fantastic service and an upscale atmosphere then Bently's is a great restaurant for you. The food is outstanding. If you want to vary from steak, do try the pork chop, bone in with an apple maple glaze - excellent. Do call ahead for reservations. They are busy for a reason.

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Thank Blaine F
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Reviewed February 6, 2013

We took our daughter to Bentley's for an early birthday dinner. Our reservation was for 5:30 pm on a Tuesday evening and as you can imagine the place was almost empty. We did get a very nice booth and our server was friendly, polite, professional and efficient. The decor is very nice and what you'd expect in an upscale steakhouse. She explained the early bird menu and the day's specials. We got our wine and cocktails in quick order and all three of us opted for the early bird prime rib dinner. The prime rib was prepared exactly as we ordered, but my garlic mashed potatoes were only room temperature (too cool to even melt the butter). Other than that the meal was very good and we enjoyed our experience. They brought a complimentary chocolate mousse dessert for our daughter and it was large enough for the three of us to share. It's not inexpensive, but a nice Encinitas dining spot.

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Thank Gordon C
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Reviewed December 30, 2012

Had dinner with my wife, brother, and sister-in-law after the Christmas holidays and was pleasantly surprised. A very delectable prime rib meal for my wife and I with attentive service. A great value over the holidays and will not hesitate to come back! Booth seating was very pleasant and the noise level moderate.

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Thank GlobalGoodTimes
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Reviewed December 19, 2012

In this era of having to eat surrounded by flip-flops, tank tops and jeans, it is such a blessing to have Bentley's relatively near for a truly fine, peaceful, old-fashioned dining experience, surrounded by decently dressed, good-mannered people. Not only for rare, special occasions, but also for routine going-outs. I dined there several times in the past and, unlike other restaurants whose quality and service may deteriorate over time, Bentley's continues to stay at the top with regard to all aspects of their operation. In addition to the gourmet quality and variety of their menu, somehow they manage to hire only exceptionally qualified, personable, friendly staff. Bravo!

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Thank Patrick35
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Reviewed November 12, 2012

I was at Bentley's last night with a very large group of 20+ celebrating our joint birthdays, Most of us ordered off the Sunday special menu ..the value couldn't be beat. A few choices (filet mignon, salmon or prime rib) for $15.00' with the option to add a lobster tail, shrimp scampi etc, understandably, the portions are not huge, however they are just right for a weight watching woman! The quality far above average, along with the availability of drinkable wines at the same $15 per bottle made the evening very budget friendly. The service was attentive, and the experience delightful.

Thank JZ16
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