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Perini Ranch Steakhouse

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Start your meal w/ a bite-sized taste of Texas
Rack of Ribs
Dry rubbed & smoked over mesquite coals.
Quail Legs
Hearty Texas farm-raised quail legs, lighty breaded w/ a kick of flavor!
Jalapeño Bites
Fresh jalapeños, stuffed w/ cream cheese, wrapped in bacon & roasted. Handmade w/ the help of Disability Resources, Inc. Served by the Dozen
All steaks are hand cut & trimmed from USDA choice aged beef, rubbed w/ Perini Ranch seasoning & grilled over glowing hot mesquite coals. Served w/ a ranch salad, choice of vegetable & sourdough bread
16oz. Ribeye
Tom’s choice. Well-marbled w/ lots of flavor.
22 oz. Cowboy Ribeye
A Bone-In "Cowboy" Ribeye. The bone adds even more flavor!
12oz. Peppered Strip
A center cut lean strip crusted w/ cracked peppercorns.
8oz. Filet
A center cut from the tenderloin. Lean & tender
Ranch Roasted Prime Rib
A whole ribeye, rubbed w/ our special seasoning & pit roasted over mesquite coals. Served w/ Perini’s horseradish sauce. Limited Availability
Hamburger Steak
Half-pound of beef, seasoned, hand patted & grilled. With Cheddar or Provolone cheese & topped w/ grilled mushrooms, green chiles & onions
Served w/ a ranch salad, choice of vegetable & sourdough bread
Grilled Cajun Catfish
Basted in butter & lime juice, then tossed in Cajun seasoning. Grilled & spicy!
Mesquite Grilled Chicken Breast
Seasoned & grilled over glowing hot mesquite coals
Fried Catfish
Farm raised filets rolled in seasoned cornmeal. Crisp, flaky & served w/ homemade chunky tartar sauce.
Dusted Jumbo Shrimp
Eight large shrimp lightly dusted & fried to perfection
Just like you would expect on a chuck wagon, but even better
Green Chile Hominy
White hominy w/ bacon, green chile, & cheddar cheese
Old Fashioned Green Beans
Green beans the way you remember.
Zucchini Perini
Sliced zucchini rounds baked in an Italian meat sauce & topped w/ grated Parmesan cheese
Vegetable Plate
Any three vegetable dishes
Cowboy Potatoes
Skin-on potato wedges, seasoned, & roasted w/ butter & garlic
Ranch Salad
Hand torn lettuces w/ fresh mushrooms, radishes, cherry tomatoes, red onions & homemade buttermilk ranch dressing
Chopped Blue Cheese Salad
Chopped fresh lettuce w/ crispy bacon, tomato & blue cheese dressing
Indulge your sweet tooth w/ one of these scrumptious home-style favorites
Perini Ranch Bread Pudding
With Jack Daniels Whiskey Sauce. The secret is sourdough bread & pecans.
Jalapeño Cheesecake
Sweet cheesecake drizzled w/ savory jalapeno jelly. A great mixture of flavors -- sweet, spicy & rich
Strawberry Shortcake
Just like Tom’s great-grandmother made. Homemade sugar biscuits topped w/ warm strawberries. Heavy cream served on the side
Texas Chocolate Cake
The Texas tradition w/ a touch of cinnamon & covered in chocolate pecan frosting. A chocolate lovers dream
Cool red center
Medium Rare
Warm red center
Pink center
Medium _ Wall
Slidhtly pink‏ center
Well_ Done
We are not responsible for steaks cooked well done
Fried Catifish
One filet w/ vegetables
Grilled Cheese
Served w/ chips or add bacon
Three Dusted Jumbo Shrimp
Grilled Mushrooms & Onions
Chopped Blue Cheese Salad
Fried Chicken
Chicken Fried Steak
Smoked Ham
Plus all the trimmings
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
American, Steakhouse, Southwestern
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed December 8, 2018

Perini's is an institution in the area. It is a great place to experience great steaks and other menu items. But it is also a great place to experience down home Texas hospitality. The environment of the restaurant creates a warm an inviting place to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Richard S
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Perinis is only a few miles south of Abilene. Rustic atmosphere and the food is amazing. We ate there for my wife’s birthday and it was so amazing. There was a Birthday Card on the table for her. Service was excellent but the food was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JustinGaryCase
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely the best ribeye steak I have ever had! The service was fast and helpful with suggestions on the menu. The quail legs are yummy, too! Definitely will come back when I get close again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank debbiebZ6686DY
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Moving and settling our son back on campus in Abilene, Perini Ranch Steakhouse is a must stop for our family. Traveling south west down Buffalo gap road, the 20 minute open air ride is an easy one. Once you pass through the historic small town...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank George A
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

I was a little disappointed with some of the food we ate here. I think, in retrospect that it had more to do with our waiter than the food. The steak options are too large for my appetite so I ordered a hamburger steak. The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank tareyt
Reviewed August 24, 2018

This is a destination experience. The food is fabulous! My steak was perfectly cooked and serviced by an exceptionally friendly staff. We added a stay over in one of the ranch cabins, and that made the entire weekend perfection. Cabin is too light a description...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Fran U
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This restaurant is more than a restaurant. It is a wonderful destination out in the west Texas low hills outside Buffalo Gap. Your delicious steak will be served by the ranch house fireplace with the scent of grilled steaks wafting through the air. You can...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Maggie N
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Fun adventure going out to the Ranch with excellent service, love the sourdough rolls, well made ranch dressing on the salad, and the tender steak was one of the best! The Texas Whisky Bread Pudding was a great dessert to finish the experience!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 1JRH12
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Perini Ranch does an exceptional job of providing an exciting and pleasing customer experience. The ambiance, waitstaff, and food combine to make your dining experience fun and delicious!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank christirobbins65
Reviewed August 6, 2018

While competing at the Texas State 4-H Horse Show in Abilene our county group wanted to celebrate a great show with a wonderful meal. We were pointed in the direction of Perini Ranch. With that said, four families piled into a three vehicles and we...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank rvmcconkey
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September 4, 2018|
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Response from Romona B | Reviewed this property |
Tom Perini and his wife Lisa, have for as long as I know of, owed Perini's Steakhouse.
August 13, 2018|
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Response from SherriToddStatler | Reviewed this property |
They may call it Sunday brunch , but it’s really more like Sunday dinner your grandmother’s. Buffet includes fried chicken, chicken fried steak, ham, mashed potatoes, gravy , black-eyed peas, green beans, corn, ranch salad... More
January 27, 2018|
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Response from TravelinAmigos | Reviewed this property |
I cannot recall, but I didn’t think the prices were high. The food quality was excellent.
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