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“Great dinner ”
Review of Steve's Steakhouse

Steve's Steakhouse
Ranked #1 of 49 Restaurants in Avalon
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Chehalis, Washington
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great dinner ”
Reviewed 12 August 2014 via mobile

Had out last island dinner here. Yes, it is a bit on the expensive side but that is a known before walking in the door. The waitstaff was attentive. Even though we did not have reservations, we had a quiet table overlooking the harbor. We opted for the specials. I had the sea bass and he had the 22 oz. porterhouse. Sides are abundant in choice... Asparagus, steamed vegetables, baked potato, garlic mashed potato, rice pilaf (I may have missed some). They also served cognac, which many establishments we visited did not. We finished our meal with an amazing key lime pie.

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Steve B, Owner at Steve's Steakhouse, responded to this review, 13 August 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you for dining at Steve's and for taking the time to write a review about your experience on TripAdvisor. I am really glad that you enjoyed your dinner with us on your last night on the island and were able to enjoy harbor view seating. It's also our pleasure to be able to serve you cognac, which makes a nice ending to a relaxing evening as does our signature Key Lime Pie! We hope you had a great time on the island and will dine with us again on your next trip to Catalina. As always, it will be our pleasure to serve you.

With warm regards from Steve's,

Steve and Margaret Bray, and our family at Steve's Steakhouse
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English first
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Great Food with an amazing view.”
Reviewed 11 August 2014

We had Steak (of course), and Seafood. and everything was prepared perfectly. We had a great view of the the bay from our table. and at dusk there were amazing lights, and views of the boats.

Visited August 2014
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Steve B, Owner at Steve's Steakhouse, responded to this review, 13 August 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent dining experience at Steve’s Steakhouse on TripAdvisor. I am happy to read that you enjoyed your steak and seafood and the ambience of Avalon Bay. We truly appreciate you sharing your experience on TripAdvisor and look forward to you dinning with us again on your next trip to the island.

With warm regards from Catalina,

Steve and Margaret Bray and our family at Steve's Steakhouse
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Cypress
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Excelent Food Great Service, Call ahead for a reservation”
Reviewed 8 August 2014

The food, the view, the service, the location are all excellent. Equally impressive are the prices even considering the area. It is definitely one of the best meals you can find on the island but also probably the most expensive. Only by that virtue is it not the best value. The owners and staff made our meal a pleasure. My lamb came out over cooked and had to be sent back but the staff was very accepting and agreeable to taking care of it. I made a different choice and they rushed it out of the kitchen for me. While that is noting unusual for any good restaurant the speed and grace with which they corrected the situation was noteworthy. We will return anytime we are in Avalon and looking for a first rate meal.

  • Visited August 2014
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Steve B, Owner at Steve's Steakhouse, responded to this review, 13 August 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you for dining at Steve's and for taking the time to write a review about your experience on TripAdvisor. I am very happy to read that we provided you with not only a good meal but that we also provided you with noteworthy service. I truly appreciate your praise and will be sure to share your review with my team. We hope you had a great time on the island and we look forward to serving you again on your next trip to Catalina. As always, it is our pleasure to serve you.

With warm regards from the island,

Steve and Margaret Bray, and our family at Steve's Steakhouse
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Vacaville, California, United States
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“Great place to eat!!!!”
Reviewed 7 August 2014

The Maitre D' was so nice! She moved our table to the front with an ocean view when another party had left! That is service!!! Also, the food was amazing!!! I had the Swordfish and it was heaven! Overall we really enjoyed our dinner and will go back for sure!

Visited August 2014
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Steve B, Owner at Steve's Steakhouse, responded to this review, 13 August 2014
Dear Guest,

I really appreciate you taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor about your experience with us. We are so pleased that you thought our food amazing and your swordfish heaven! I am also happy that we provided you with quality service and you were able to get seated at a table with a view of the harbor. It is also nice to read that you plan to dine with us again on your next trip to the island. We really appreciate your praise and look forward to serving you again.

With warm regards from Catalina,

Steve and Margaret Bray, and our family at Steve's Steakhouse
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california
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7 reviews
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“Excellent service, view and meal. Great local spot with local owners.”
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Being our first time to Catalina in 20 years, we were not sure where to eat. We saw the sign for Steve's and thought it might be nice to be on the 2nd floor with nice views of the harbor. This place did not disappoint. The host was a nice young man who was born and raised on the island and very friendly and helpful. We were there for lunch and they seated us right at the window. The food was excellent and generous and reasonably priced for lunch. Very nice staff and atmosphere. Highly recommend.

  • Visited July 2014
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Steve B, Owner at Steve's Steakhouse, responded to this review, 13 August 2014
Dear Guest,

I really appreciate you taking the time to write a review about your experience at Steve's. I am so happy that we did not disappoint you and that your lunch was excellent and you found our prices reasonable. As a family owned restaurant, we are very happy to know we provided you with warm and friendly service as we believe as a guest to Catalina you deserve it. We hope your overall trip to Catalina was an enjoyable experience and that you don't wait another 20 years to visit again!

With warm regards from the island,

Steve and Margaret Bray, and our family at Steve's Steakhouse
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