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Forbes Mill Steakhouse - Danville

200 Sycamore Valley Rd W, Danville, CA 94526-3961
+1 925-552-0505
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (54 reviews)
“crab cakes” (6 reviews)
“wedge salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
200 Sycamore Valley Rd W, Danville, CA 94526-3961
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Reviewed June 27, 2012

When I think of a great steak I go hear, versus treking to San Francisco. We have always had a great experience and the meal is more expensive then a Black Angus but the cut of meat is superb.

Thank Rgf49er
Reviewed February 21, 2012

I've been to Forbes Mill twice, once for dinner with the family and once for appetizers and drinks. Both times I found it average. Not a destination I seek out, but will go there if that's where someone else wants to go. I'd rather go...More

Thank CaNative07
Reviewed February 20, 2012

We took a close friend and her husband there to celebrate our friend's birthday. The special's menu came printed with a birthday wish for our friend, by name. She was so delighted. The waiter was very attentive and the meals were delicious and cooked just...More

Thank Doris A
Reviewed February 2, 2012

After reading some of the other reviews I was concerned that maybe this wouldn't be the place to go. Instead it lived up to all the things I had heard about it from friends who have been. Our wines were picked out by the sommelier...More

Thank WillSmithTheIII
Reviewed December 10, 2011

The absolute worst dining experience for a supposedly top-tier establishment. Party was served rare prime rib when the order was medium rare. Birthday party guest was "treated" with a candle in the dessert order by another member of the party. The last time I waste...More

Thank Leon R
Reviewed October 9, 2011

We had a fantastic time here for my partner's 42nd Birthday. We first had a drink in the bar, the Ginger Rickey, fantastic. The bar server, attractive woman, wish I could recall her name was fabulous. We wished we had had her for our server...More

Thank BulldogMatt
Reviewed August 23, 2011

Very disapointing. An overpriced steakhouse located in strip center. 'Prime' New York strip was filled tendons (me thinks that it was not Prime), the Prime Rib was day old and merely heated up. Salads were OK...but the bill was astronomical (> than Ruths Chris or...More

Thank johndhenry
Reviewed April 26, 2011

Forbes Mill Steakhouse I gave Forbes Mill Steakhouse 3 stars, but it only deserves 2.5, since it is at most an average steakhouse with over-priced meals. Recently we went to FM Steakhouse for the first time. The waiter was friendly but hovered around and interrupted...More

1  Thank inhighgear
Reviewed February 14, 2011

Good food, excellent service. I made reservations the first time we ate here for 7:30. We showed up at about 7:20. At about 7:30 one of the hosts came up to us apologizing for the wait, when we said no worries beings our reservations weren't...More

Thank TonyaL84
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Reviewed January 1, 2010

I liked their new york steak.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Sycamore Valley Rd W, Danville, CA 94526-3961
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Tri-Valley  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 925-552-0505
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