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“Great steaks”

Donovan's Steak and Chop House
Ranked #119 of 5,271 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $50 - $60
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: 6th & K
Description: Donovan's rich and intimate ambience is enhanced by world-class unobtrusive service. The Chef serves 100% USDA Prime beef 100% of the time. Donovan's wine list of over 300 wines features the best the world has to offer. Wine tasting dinners available.
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our steak dinner at Donovan's. The quality of the food and wine was excellent. The service was also good. Would definitely recommend this restaurant to steak lovers!

Thank Mpk5
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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

We were a table of seven people for dinner
The menu was hi tech an illuminated screen which made it easy to read. Just as well as the lighting is quite low. This is a Steak restaurant however I did not feel like
Meat so I ordered a Sesame Crusted Ahi Tuna extra rare. It was wonderful so fresh
and tasty. It came with Asparagus &Carrots
The menu actually had quite a variety of fish.

1  Thank Evelynne G
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Reviewed August 17, 2017

Anniversary and I had a terrific experience at Donovan's ...From the reception to the tea order to entrees and the surprise anniversary dessert, everything was perfect. Thank you, Brandenburg, Jose, and Anthony!

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Thank yobstevo
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Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Great classic steakhouse right in the center of the Gaslamp District. The Au Gratin potatoes were the best I've ever had. Tons of layers and cheese. Delilsh! Steaks were also very good. Prime aged. I'd definitely come back. Service was excellent and the dress code was pretty laid back which I liked. Overall an excellent experience.

Thank theedge111
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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

The food was spectacular. The wait staff was very attentive and knowledgeable about how dishes are prepared. Everything was perfect! Must go

Thank kamd8
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