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Sullivan's Steakhouse - Raleigh

#45 of 1,127 Restaurants in Raleigh
Certificate of Excellence
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414 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27603-1220
+1 919-833-2888
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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74 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had reservation at 8:00. Wasn't seated till 8:30. Very pricey menu everything ala cart incl potatoes? had the house salas not sure if it had dressing it was quite bland. Potatos were excellent. I ordered a NY Strip (12 oz) and was one of the worst steaks i ever had. OUtback has better steaks, it was quite grisley- I left... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was very crowded. Our family expected it to be more intimate. We felt like we were with the people at the table next to us - we heard more than we should have about them. Sullivans had a prix fixe dinner for New Year's Eve to our surprise. When we made the reservation, no one told us. The appetizers... More 

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Bunn, North Carolina
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here with friends recently. Friends had steaks and I had the tuna all of which were excellent. Great atmosphere for celebrating work accomplishments and having drinks. Highly recommend.

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Thank highhopes20
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Noisy. None of the staff smiled. Everyone was just going through the motions. No friendly talk. Took 1.5 hours before we got our salad!! A meal taking 2.5 hours is not acceptable. We even told them to box the desert as we did not want to continue waiting. Even though the service was extremely slow it seemed the servers are... More 

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Thank mlanning
High Point, North Carolina
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102 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

we had a group of 6 people this night and prior to going we had made reservations on open table. The day of the reservation we had a call to confirm the reservation and was told that the restaurant was overbooked ( ? ) somehow. They stated that they would try their best to hold us to our confirmed time... More 

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Raleigh, NC
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62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

We finally made our first visit to Sullivan's and while the food is good, it wasn't out of this world especially for the hefty price. Service staff was knowledgeable and efficient. The vibe is upbeat and there were all sorts of people there but man was it loud. Not a place to have a nice, quiet and long conversation over... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

One of my great frustrations when dining out, in particular at better restaurants, is that the wait staff often does not listen to the customer, or does a poor job in communicating with the kitchen. Went to Sullivan's (third or fourth time)for two person birthday celebration. Had some difficulty getting the table I desired, but Christina was first rate in... More 

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Thank brad j
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent service, food, wne list and entertainment: Diane Carter. Oysters Rockefeller, Rodney Strong 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon...

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Dayton, Ohio
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Nice atmosphere with friendly staff. Food was good but not great. I had a filet mignon (slightly over cooked) with asparagus and mushrooms. The best part of the meal was the cheese steak roll appetizer.

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Thank M S
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Last month I met some of my friends at Sullivan's Steakhouse for their 20 Anniversary Celebration. I visit this restaurant quite frequently with my friends after I receive an email invitation to one of their special events. This particular night was my first time trying their prime rib with their horseradish mashed potatoes. All I can say is that my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27603-1220
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-833-2888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?