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The Steak Knife

888 Harrison Ave, New Orleans, LA 70124-3157
+1 504-488-8981
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888 Harrison Ave, New Orleans, LA 70124-3157
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For first rate meal...just there for a quiet business dinner with 8 board members. Service and food were, as always, top of the line: steaks and local seafood specials, sides and desserts.

Thank William K
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

If I could give ZERO STARS, I would. The management could care less about customers or food quality or service. Waited 30 minutes for menus and another 60 minutes for entrees. Steaks came out at the wrong temperature. Food was bland. We tried talking to...More

1  Thank Sherry C
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We had never dined at The Steak Knife before and some friends gave us a gift certificate. We made dinner reservations for 4 and were seated promptly. We loved the atmosphere. White table cloths and rather quiet, we could actually have a nice conversation between...More

1  Thank 504guitar
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I am in love with this restaurant. I come here about 4-8 times a month. I always sit at the bar. The food is always consistent and delicious. I find the food much better than Ruth's Chris and much much cheaper. They have the best...More

1  Thank ThreeOaksManagment
Reviewed 13 February 2017

First time for wife and I am loved every minute. Great steaks and great sides. Our Wait person Jessica was one of the best ever.

Thank David_BNewOrleans
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Ive been here several times. Great typical New Orleans neighborhood restaurant. Parking is always a problem but just need to be a little patient. Its a good steak. To me, very similar to most steak houses, steaks served in butter, sides that are good for...More

1  Thank Ironman468
Reviewed 24 November 2016

For a restaurant that has been around since 1971, I had never been to this long time establishment in the Lakeview area. I ended up being pleasantly surprised and thought to myself, I could come here again. The restaurant and bar area are spacious, with...More

Thank Parker W
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Rib-eye was excellent, sides where outstanding, service was on point and the drinks were refreshing.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Best aged beef steak in town. Nice accompaniments, a la carte. Expensive. No parking except what you find on street.

1  Thank Cyn S
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Fifth or 6th time here. Bring graduates of my supervision. Steaks are alway consistently good . Order the porterhouse and have left overs for 2 more meals. Sides are classically done. Pricey but worth it (business expense).

Thank William K
Lakeview extends inland from the shores of Lake
Pontchartrain with much of the area reserved for
family-friendly City Park. Home to the New Orleans
Museum of Art, the Besthoff Sculpture Garden, Carousel
Gardens Amusement Park, and the city’s own lush
Botanical Gardens, City Park is a New Orleans gem and
the perfect spot for outdoor fun with as much of a mix
of culture and/or amusement as you would like. Beyond
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 888 Harrison Ave, New Orleans, LA 70124-3157
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Lakeview
  • Neighbourhood: Lakeview
  • Phone Number: +1 504-488-8981
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