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American Steak House

1170 E Main St, Meriden, CT 06450-4857
+1 203-634-9994
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good36%
  • Average31%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“baked potato” (7 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“fast food” (2 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
1170 E Main St, Meriden, CT 06450-4857
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

love,love,love it...at the salad bar there are so many choices ,plus i love the ribeye steak done at he way you want it...

Thank gparadis2016
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Great place to get good food with a glass of wine or beer. Their beef tips is one of our favorites and the salad is superb!

Thank Irene G
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Some people turn up their collective noses at this chain of steak places. It seems to be the last around of the former Sizzlers, Ponderosas, Tad's, Rustlers, etc. And I still find it satisfying and very reasonably priced. Very family friendly. For about $11 you...More

Thank bcorr2014
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The freshness and quality of the salad bar are excellent. The prices are reasonable and the atmosphere is friendly.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Every time I go to this restaurant, I enjoy eating there and their salad bar.Not only do they have meals ready to cook for you of your choice but, they also have this salad bar with many healthy choices. I always leave with a full...More

Thank carlcap1491
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

More fat than steak. What I was able to eat took forever to eat every slice I was trimming the fat. This restraunt needs an Overhaul completely from the top to the bottom!

Thank cmct8
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We were tired, it had been a long trip and we just wanted a decent meal that wasn't too complicated or too expensive. The end of a trip is always budget time, and you're usually too exhausted to do anything fancy. This local mini-chain reminded...More

Thank Skye23
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I actually like the nostalgia of the 70's/80's vibe of the interior that I guess many would say needs updating. For the price of fast food, you can get a a better quality meal with a nice salad bar containing many items. It is cafeteria...More

Thank Roberta D
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I had dinner date here with my boyfriend and we both really enjoy the food an the salad bar especially since we are big salad people. my steak was perfect cook just right. everything was clean no complaints whatsoever

1  Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 10 March 2016

My meal is always done perfectly and if I am still hungry I can always go for the salad bar to finish my meal. This is a cafeteria style restaurant and no tipping is allowed.

2  Thank carlcap1491
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1170 E Main St, Meriden, CT 06450-4857
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Meriden
  • Phone Number: +1 203-634-9994
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