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Shanahan's Steakhouse
Shanahan's Steakhouse
  • Address:
    5085 S. Syracuse St.
    Denver, CO 80237
    Neighborhood:
    Tech Center / Greenwood Village
  • Cuisine:
    Steakhouse
    Price: $31 to $50

Shanahan's Steakhouse Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.Shanahanssteakhouse.com
  • Email: info@shanahanssteakhouse.com
  • Phone: (303) 770-7300
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5 P.M. - 10 P.M., Friday - Saturday: 5 P.M. -11 P.M., Sunday: 5 P.M. - 9 P.M. Lounge and Patio: Monday - Friday: 4 P.M., Saturday - Sunday: 5 P.M.
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood
  • Executive Chef: Alec Schrader
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Belleview
  • Public Transit: When coming to Shanahan's on the light rail, you exit the Belleview station, go south 1/2 block to Belleview, then East 1 block.
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Shanahan's offers complimentary valet parking and self-parking.
A word from Shanahan's Steakhouse
Shanahan's is the modern interpretation of the classic steakhouse. From the museum appearance of its exterior to the European lighting design of the interior, the space has art features of glass, steel, stone and granite that provide a timeless ambiance. Comfortable booth banquette seating in our Lounge area is not available to book through the website. Shanahan's is a steak and seafood restaurant serving U.S.D.A prime aged Midwestern beef with a signature "Bone-In" cut selection that is not available at most steakhouses. Our seafood is all flown in fresh daily to ensure the highest quality and exceptional flavors. All fish are responsibly sourced from sustainable fisheries which mirror our commitment to the environment.Continued
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Food
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Service
Diner Reviews
  • "I thought the food was very good. The service was great and the people were very nice. However everything was very salty. I felt it was over priced food."
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "I was a little leary after reading some of the reviews where people had reservations but still had a long wait. We were immediately seated and I can't begin to tell you how awesome the food tasted. I am a huge fan and this will be our new spot for special occasions!"
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "We had reservations for seven and had a delightful dining experience. The food and service was excellent and the price competitive for a high end restaurant. It was very busy that evening and the noise levels were high which made it difficult to catch all of the conversations at the table but other than that no complaints. Would definitely recommend this restaurant."
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "Steaks were unbelievable and so were the onion rings. Our server, Duncan, was outstanding and we hope to request him next time we're there. Great meal."
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "I travel all over the country and have ate at very exclusive steakhouses. By Far the best in my book of place to eat. It always impresses my customers!"
    Dined on 4/8/2014
  • "We had the house salad which was uninspired. My new york strip was ordered medium rare.l was tough and gray. The mashed potatoes were served in generous potions. Filet mignon was just right delicious and juicy. No reason to go back.adequate at best."
    Dined on 4/11/2014
  • "Arrived 7:50pm for 8:00pm reservation. Seated at 8:45pm with no explanation why, we asked!!! Why take an 8:00pm reservation if no table (2 top) available??? Service started out just fine. Food arrived before we had a chance to order a second cocktail. Filet mignon temperature was perfect. Sea bass was under cooked and served covered in a strong catsup tasting mound of tomato-fennel fondue on top of very over cooked spinach. Side of grilled asparagus was served cold and raw, not even close to al dente. Waiter disappeared and never returned until well after dinner was finished. Given desert menu but again waiter disappeared so we were not able to order. Finally had table busser get waiter and our check. Would not return."
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "They couldn't seat us until an hour past our reservation time. Food was poorly timed, 30 minute wait between when they cleared our first course until the second course arrived. Everyone was trying their hardest but they just weren't able to hit the mark for an expensive upscale restaurant. It left all of us feeling like there are better places to go in denver ."
    Dined on 4/8/2014
  • "Last minute business dinner, you can always count on Shanahans not to disappoint."
    Dined on 4/7/2014
  • "Reservation: 6:45 Seated: 7:05 Table: cramped so that I could not even get my chair out and had to sit right on top of the large group behind me. Party of 12 young men next to us who kept bumping into my chair. Wait staff kept hitting my chair--very annoying Dress code: non-existent Dinner was rushed, it was extremely noisy and not conducive to a nice dinner. The music was so loud everyone was talking over it."
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "We so enjoyed the entire experience! The food was delicious, and the wine list was outstanding! The service was above and beyond!"
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "We love Shanahan's and have been there many times. This meal was wonderful as always. I would say the only drawback was that we were there at 6PM and the lighting was a little odd. We have never been there that early before. It was like the outside light was too bright and the inside light was not bright enough. From the booth we were sitting at I could barely see my husband throughout most of our meal. I would recommend a later reservation time, or maybe sitting at one of the tables instead of a booth if you are there early. Otherwise amazing as always!"
    Dined on 4/4/2014
  • "We already thought Shanahan's was the best steak house in Denver, but they improved their standing in our minds even further. They went out of their way to make our anniversary special. Just about everyone who brought us anything wished us a happy anniversary, they gave us a free dessert, spread rose petals on the table before we got there. The food was unbelievable as always - bone-in-ribeye was awesome."
    Dined on 4/4/2014
  • "Great meal, steak was excellent as usual and the salmon was superb. Staff was welcoming, friendly, and efficient. Just what you want in a top-notch restaurant."
    Dined on 4/3/2014
  • "Been here before food & service were great! This time around waited for over an hour to be seated with a reservation and food was not great neither was service. For the price it was not worth it. We didnt eat until almost 1030 at night on a 8:15 reservation. missed the show we were going to attend to pay 200.00 for ok service and food. I am very dissapointed"
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "Had a great time celebrating our first anniversary. Service was great, and food was amazing."
    Dined on 3/30/2014
  • "Shanahan's provides a cozy environment with exceptional service. The extensive wine list offers something for everyone and the steaks are always amazing! Great food, great service, great environment. We will be back."
    Dined on 3/21/2014
  • "Took my girlfriend out for dinner for her B-day and she loved it. Long, long Wine list !!! Great Martinis too !"
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "The food was phenomenal and the service was amazing also. This is such a wonderful resturant."
    Dined on 3/28/2014
  • "This restaurant is fantastic. My husband and I as well as my parents shared a table on a Saturday night. We shared the chop salad & beet salad. Let me just say there was not a bite left of either salad. Both my husband and my dad are sure they have never had a better steak in their life. My husband ordered the filet, while my dad had the porterhouse. The lobster mac & cheese with truffles was outstanding. I was filled with the aroma of truffles throughout the rest of my halibut with fresh heirloom salsa dinner. We all shared the creme brulee for dessert. The price is not cheap, but definitely worth every penny. We will return to Shanahan's."
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "When we brought to the manager attention the Lobster TIl was not edible which he saw himself clearly he said "catch you next time" Until this happened we were regulars(monthly at least) at Shanahans. That was part of the last bad experience there. By the way my wife did not eat one bite of the baseball hard lobster tail and it was near $100.00"
    Dined on 3/13/2014
  • "Yes, Shanahan's is a steakhouse but the pork chop was so perfect and flavorful. My date had the filet and that was wonderful as one would expect from a decent steak place. The staff and atmosphere are terrific. Go there right now - there will be no regret."
    Dined on 3/28/2014
  • "The food and service was great. Althrough I had ask for a nice table for my husbands 45 birthday and they sat us by the bathroom.."
    Dined on 3/26/2014
  • "Great setting for private business party with a set menu, single price and great service. Food- delicious, well proportioned, steaks at appropriate temperatures. Service- polite and helpful without distracting. Sales/Event Coordinator- approachable, knowledgeable and supportive. SALES & EVENT COORDINATOR 303-770-7300 FAX: 303-770-7310 5085 S. SYRACUSE ST. DENVER, CO 80237 Will definitely use it again!"
    Dined on 3/26/2014
  • "Very long wait. Counted over thirty people waiting to be seated. Would not go back."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "Great steakhouse with a refreshen modern open decor. The food was perfect and we enjoyed the dinner. Although I expected it to be expensive, I was still a little surprised at the price. More expensive than other top Denver Steakhouses and I'm not sure it was better than those places."
    Dined on 3/25/2014
  • "Was my girls birthday, and she couldn't have been happier with our dining choice. Thank you"
    Dined on 3/21/2014
  • "Shanahan's was an excellent restaurant for a special business dinner we had. Food and service were outstanding! Our waiter was a great guide on the menu and recommendations!"
    Dined on 3/24/2014
  • "Although this was a business function, the service was great and I will definitely come here for a romantic evening with my wife."
    Dined on 3/24/2014
  • "Overall , very enjoyable dining experience , one of Denver's best."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "Wonderful experience. The steak was so good I swore upon my first bite! :-). Excellent service!"
    Dined on 3/23/2014
  • "As Seinfeld said, "You know how to *take* the reservation, you just don't know how to *hold* the reservation. And that's really the most important part of the reservation: the holding. Anybody can just take them." We had to wait 40 minutes after our reserved time to finally sit down. We weren't the only ones, at least 4 other couples were forced to wait WAY past their reserved table time. Yes, we were offered a couple of free cocktails for our trouble, but I would rather have paid for my cocktail while sitting at a table. On another note, we watched a couple of notable local celebrities walk in and sit right down. Hmmm...it's not the reservation you make, it's the level of your coolness, apparently."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "Food was delicious! We ordered Ribeye and Tuna. Both were cooked perfectly!"
    Dined on 3/21/2014
  • "From the moment we entered Shanahan's we were treated like VIP 's. Our table was waiting and our waiter Ryan was friendly and helpful with wine and menu selections .He even wished Steve a Happy when we first sat down. (I had made the reservation on opentable and put a note in that it was a birthday celebration, I did not have to say anything). At the end of our meal ryan brought a delicious piece of chocolate cake with a candle. What a treat! The evening was a special one and we will definitely go back. Also, I should mention the valet and coat check were very helpful and welcoming."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "Shannahan's staff go the extra mike for their customers!"
    Dined on 3/21/2014
  • "The service was over the top but appropriate where they weren't getting on your nerves. Our waiter was awesome, as were all the people that helped him. The good is consistently excellent every time we go. I tried something different this home and it was hot and flavorful. It was our 32 anniversary so dessert was on them. Outstanding job, although it's pretty noisy in there. Not the place for a quiet and romantic dinner but great energy"
    Dined on 3/20/2014
  • "This was my second time at Shanahan's, with a similar experience. The quality of the steaks at our table were average, and way over salted and over seasoned. Outstanding wine list and the service was very very good. We spent an hour talking before ordering with no pressure from our server. However, I doubt I'll return for a third visit."
    Dined on 3/20/2014
  • "with a reservation we had to wait for over 40 minutes"
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "The ultimate place for great steak with service that rivals the best anywhere."
    Dined on 3/19/2014
  • "My wife and I celebrated our wedding anniversary with dinner at Shanahan's, and what a great overall experience it was! Outstanding service from our waiter, Sandler, throughout the meal helped us enjoy everything from our celebratory champagne to the complimentary chocolate dessert. Beautiful rose petals decorated our table top at a great location in this bustling restaurant full of folks enjoying the ambiance on a busy Tuesday evening. I had to try the Australian lobster tail while my wife chose the petit filet and we were both pleased with our choices. An excellent restaurant choice for celebrations or just time spent with friends."
    Dined on 3/18/2014