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Sam & Harry's Steak House

1551 Thoreau Dr N, Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4146
+1 847-303-4050
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (44 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
1551 Thoreau Dr N, Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4146
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a nice place with good food. Not a lot of options on the menu and it was pretty pricey, but the food was good, especially the mashed potatoes!

Thank Dilbert65
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were at the Renaissance for a convention. It was pouring outside and the hotel was packed. We were able to get a table for two here, but as a vegan, I ended up eating a plate of farro with some peas and other greens...More

Thank Joanne_S1983
Meredith O, Manager at Sam & Harry's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Joanne_S1983, We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed with our menu offerings and service. Please know that we are able to accommodate dietary restrictions, including vegan; making our commitment to personalized service the essence of our steakhouse. It’s definitely a perk of sharing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

When you pay $45 for just the steak alone, it better be tender. I ordered the NY strip medium rare, and when it arrived, it was done perfectly. But I started cutting into it, and found I needed a little extra effort to get through...More

Thank WallyEagleWI
Meredith O, Manager at Sam & Harry's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

WallyEagleWI, Thank you for your review of your recent experience at our steakhouse. We understand that you were disappointed in your entrée, and we regret that we were not able to provide you with the quality of food you expected. We are constantly working to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family has had several Easter Brunches here in the past but had been a few years since our last. Maybe two years ago. Our group size was eleven. The service and level of food has gone downhill greatly. The carving station had prime rib...More

Thank MaxbMax
Meredith O, Manager at Sam & Harry's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

MaxbMax, We pride ourselves on our inspired, contemporary American dishes – and we have received great accolades for our holiday offerings – so we are concerned to receive your feedback. We do apologize for your disappointment. We appreciate your commentary, and want you to know...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of 6, including my son who flew in from California love this expansive and cozy restaurant but what makes it extra special and memorable for Sage and us is the heartwarming, joyful hospitality and excellent service led by Chef Sherman Scott and the...More

Thank zennph
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We were here on 3/11 for our daughters cheer competition. The staff was amazing, I would recommend getting the buffet, it's 20.00 for adults and 10.00 for kids 12 and younger. Chef Danny did a fantastic job on waffles, pancakes, and omlets. The staff was...More

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We had been traveling for the last 10 hours and just wanted to relax and get a good meal. So into Sam and Harry's we go because it was close to the evaluators. The meal could not have been better. Wife got a steak and...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 30 December 2017

We eat here almost every time we stay at the Renaissance. The food is good, but the service is just not up to par with the service of other "high end" steak houses. But if you have the time and don't mind waiting on your...More

2  Thank Paul C
Meredith O, Manager at Sam & Harry's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

D4488XZpaulc, We sincerely appreciate your candid comments. I understand that you were disappointed in the service that was provided, and I have shared your feedback with my Management Team in order to help us continue to improve our operations. Our commitment to personalized service the...More

Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

What a great place to spend with my wife. The food was excellent. The service was outstanding. We love going there.

Thank mdarling7215
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Great steakhouse. Although in Renaissance Hotel; the ambience is so great you forget you are not in a swank steakhouse. Great food, wine list and service!

Thank Friscoliz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:30
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1551 Thoreau Dr N, Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4146
    (Meacham Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schaumburg
  • Phone Number: +1 847-303-4050
  • E-mail
Sam and Harry's is a progressive steak house offering wet aged prime beef in an elegant yet comfortable setting. In addition to prime beef Sam and Harry's has a delightful fresh seafood menu which changes daily. Only seafood that is day boat sourced and flown in daily is offered. Sam and Harry's also boasts more than 300 wines spanning 9 countries around the world.
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