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David Burke Prime

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350 Trolley Line Blvd, Mashantucket, CT 06338-3830 (Route 2)
+1 860-312-8753
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:30
Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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Toronto, Canada
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went here for a "work" dinner, where we had at least 15 people. In my experience, at a high end restaurant with groups of this size, we normally would expect to get 2 servers. We only had the one, and she was tremendously slow. There were separate bus boys for water and drink orders, but this didn't alleviate the... More 

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Fairhaven, Massachusetts
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147 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's pricey, yes. However, if you want the best at Foxwoods, then you have to pay for fine dining. So, money aside, it's a superb restaurant. The decor at David Burke Prime is high end and trendy without being too pretentious. We visited on a weekday so we avoided any rush and had a relaxed and quiet dinner in the... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had dinner reservations and still waited almost 45 minutes to an hour to be seated. I would have gotten over that if it didn't also take another 30 minutes once seated to receive any service. We ordered a bottle of wine, waited another 15-20 minutes before someone came over to tell us they ran out of that wine. They... More 

Thank Renee B
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12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Unlike what some other reviewers are saying my experience at David Burke's Prime was a positive one. The wait staff (Steve & Amanda) were fantastic; very attentive. Steve did not steer us wrong with his recommendations. The bacon & blue cheese salad was AMAZING! Our porterhouse steak for two was cooked to our liking...everything was great. It is a bit... More 

Thank C00kie909
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My 75 day age ribeye needed nothing but to be cooked how i asked! I never send a steak back and didnt because i eat it anyway. This was once life for me cause it cost alot. I ask medium rare my ribeye was really rare, but come from a culinary college i eat it anyway. Love the flavor just... More 

Thank robert87345
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I visit Foxwoods at least 6 times a year.Have to tell you the food at Burke's is average at best-too bad the prices weren't the same way. A filet(average-with no side)shrimp cocktail, soup and 1 beer costs over $100 for 1 person! I've also brought a couple off people for dinner with me and my wife.Nothing fancy-and with tip-almost $500.Definetly... More 

Thank John B
Brandon R, General Manager at David Burke Prime, responded to this review

John, Thank you for your feedback regarding your experience at our restaurant. We appreciate your input regarding our value and would appreciate the opportunity to speak to you further about your experience and how we could provide you with a more exceptional meal. Please feel free to reach out to me directly at brandon@craveablehg.com if you're interested in engaging. We... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very surprised at how they handled reservations. I was made to wait even though everybody next to me got seated immediately even ones without reservations. It didnt sit right with me so I left and will try again today! How do you say Happy Birthday in one breath and then cater to everyone else then get mad because... More 

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Brandon R, General Manager at David Burke Prime, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for reaching out, I'm terribly sorry to hear that you were unable to be given a table in our restaurant in a timely fashion. I would really appreciate the opportunity to hear more specific information if possible. Please feel free to email me at brandon@craveablehg.com or call directly at 860-312-8753. Thanks, Brandon Robinson General Manager David Burke... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ambience very good, the staff attentive, the music to loud. The food was very good, but you need to buy your side if you buy a steak, that's The down side, up side you can order 1 side and feed 2 people. I had the Fench Onion Soup, it was very good and very hot. We had the 7... More 

Thank LilyPortsmouth
Brandon R, General Manager at David Burke Prime, responded to this review

Lily, So happy you were able enjoy your celebration at David Burke Prime, we are thrilled you thought highly of our food and service. Thank you for the feedback regarding our music, we appreciate any feedback from our guests. We hope to have you back again soon! Thanks, Brandon Robinson General Manager David Burke Prime brandon@craveablehg.com More 

Pipersville, Pennsylvania
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103 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We haven't been here in awhile and decided to try their Lobster Night price fix dinner. The food was excellent. I would definitely recommend the lobster dumplings. Portions size was great and presentation beautiful. We were ordering glasses of wine. The waiter returns and says they only have maybe two glasses left of the wine we choose, so they wouldn't... More 

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Brandon R, General Manager at David Burke Prime, responded to this review

Pat, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review regarding your most recent experience. We also appreciate the feedback you provided regarding our atmosphere and will keep your notes in consideration. Thanks, Brandon Robinson General Manager David Burke Prime brandon@craveablehg.com More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrific salad, head of lettuce, blue cheese, beacon. Steak was good but I do not think with the price. Unless you are extremely hungry, I suggest splitting an appetizer, a dinner and side.

Thank Margaret M
Brandon R, General Manager at David Burke Prime, responded to this review

Margaret, Thanks for your review, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your steak. Also, thank you for your notes regarding our value, we appreciate your feedback. Thanks, Brandon Robinson General Manager David Burke Prime brandon@craveablehg.com More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 Trolley Line Blvd, Mashantucket, CT 06338-3830
    (Route 2)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Mashantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 860-312-8753
Celebrated Chef David Burke will bring his culinary expertise to Foxwoods Resort Casino, with the opening of David Burke Prime on July 9, 2008. All cuts of meat served at the restaurant will be imported directly from Creekstone Farms in Kentucky and dry-aged for 28 to 75 days in the restaurant’s in-house dry-aging room. In addition, David Burke Prime will offer thousands of bottles of premium wine from around the world. Located on the hotel level of Grand Pequot Tower in Foxwoods Resort Casino, the 13,000-square-foot steakhouse will seat 280 people and feature a 35-foot tall wine tower escalating up three stories to the casino level. In addition, the restaurant will include a 28-seat bar and 1,700-square-foot private banquet area, accommodating up to 100 people. Similar to David Burke’s Primehouse in Chicago, which was just voted Best Steakhouse in Chicago, David Burke Prime will feature an aging room with walls lined in imported pink Himalayan rock salt, crafted here in the U.S.

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