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About Black Angus Steakhouse - El Cajon

Great for steak and so much more… Black Angus Steakhouse has built its reputation on providing a Genuine American Steakhouse experience to remember. Our Chefs are proud to serve only Black Angus steaks that are carefully aged, fresh-cut daily, and grilled over an open flame.



Our other specialties include a variety of succulent seafood, fall-off-the-bone Baby Back Ribs and our famous slow-roasted Prime Rib. Whatever you're craving, we pride ourselves at Black Angus Steakhouse for superior quality, friendly service, and great food. It's more than a tradition - it's our passion every day. Black Angus offers a full array of menu items that are naturally gluten free. Ask for their Gluten Free Trail Map.

1000 Graves Avenue
El Cajon, CA 92021
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Steakhouse, American

Hours of Operation:

Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:00pm; Saturday: 11:00am - 3:00 pm

Dinner: Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Saturday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Sunday: 12:00pm - 9:00pm

BullsEye Bar opens at 11:00am on Saturday & Sunday

Cross Street:
Broadway

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(619) 440-5055

Website:
http://www.blackangus.com/

Entertainment:
This Black Angus Steakhouse features the BullsEye Bar, a casual sports bar concept within the restaurant, which boasts 10 to 12 hi-def flat screen TVs and offers various types of viewing zones. Each seat in the bar offers Guests the ability to watch different sporting events simultaneously. Free Wi-Fi is also available for fantasy sports players, as well as an ongoing calendar of sports-related promotions and contests.

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Why wait for the weekend?!

MONDAY – FRIDAY: Best Happy Hour in town! Let loose from 3pm to 7pm in our BullsEye bar and enjoy $4, $5 and $6 Drink and Full-Size appetizer specials.

TUESDAYS: Happy Tuesday with Happy Hour from Open - Close in the BullsEye Bar.

WEDNESDAYS: Join us every Wednesday for our signature slow-roasted Prime Rib dinner and Sky-High Mud Pie dessert for only $18.99.


For exclusive offers and the latest Black Angus Steakhouse news delivered directly to your email inbox, click here (http://www.blackangus.com/primeclub/) to join the Prime Club.

Specials

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Specials

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Details

Join us this holiday season for Christmas Eve! Sit back & relax while we flame-grill hand-cut steaks for you! All of our locations will be open until 9pm. Make your reservations today.

Black Angus Steakhouse - El Cajon Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
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4.1

service

4.2

ambience

4.2

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

87% would recommend it to a friend

Casual (26)
Good for a Date (20)
Special Occasion (19)
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Good for Anniversaries (19)
Quiet Conversation (18)
Good for Birthdays (18)
Cozy (15)
Great for Lunch (13)
Comfort Food (13)
Worth the Drive (12)
Romantic (10)
Happy Hour (8)
Neighborhood Gem (7)
Business Meals (6)
Disabled Access (6)
Authentic (5)
Bar Seating (5)
Fun (5)
Handcrafted Cocktails (5)
Live Sports (5)
Creative Cuisine (4)
Healthy (4)
Good for Groups (4)
Great for Brunch (3)
Kid-friendly (3)
Fit for Foodies (3)
Paleo Friendly (3)
Sunday Lunch (3)
Tasting Menu (3)
Great Beer (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Notable Wine List (2)
Pre/post Theatre (2)
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Local Ingredients (1)
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 (San Diego)·Dined 7 days ago

Very poor for this day. Black Angus over booked for the amount of staff they had on hand. It took 1 hour from time seated to get meal. We had to have the manager take drink order that took 20 minutes to get. Then to top off the whole evening we ordered Ribeye steak and were given New York strip, which was extremely tuff and not prepared correctly. This was the worst experience I have ever encountered at this steakhouse. Normally I would highly recommend this steakhouse now my faith in them has been shaken. I truly hope this was a abnormal situation that was badly handled by upper management, the staff was lost and had no leadership on how to handle the situation

Tags: Disabled Access, Good for a Date, Great for Lunch
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·Dined 7 days ago

The table was not ready per our reservation for our party if 4. The service at both the reception and wait staff seemed disconnected; while so mm would see this as being left alone, it also felt like staff was overly stretched in the numbers requiring service.

Tags: Creative Cuisine
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 (San Diego)·Dined on December 4, 2017

It bothered me that we had to wait even though we had a reservation.
The Top Sirloin was flavorful, cooked as ordered but very tough (difficult to eat)

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Comfort Food
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·Dined on December 3, 2017

Good value. Great service. Been going here for years. Will be back. Manager even checked on us and asked how we were.

Tags: Cozy, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on December 3, 2017

So it's a mixed bag for me. I bring my team once a year to Black Angus for a variety of reasons. This year was different. A drink was spilled on one of my elder guest, bread was hard as a rock, more than one meal was "COLD". I say it that way because it was as if it came out of the refrigerator to the plate. I did see that your staff was trying but they just didn't get there. We'll be back one more time but I'm hoping that it won't be our last. Dinner out should be a positive, casual rewarding event. Not what we had. BTW, your staff are not bad people, very pleasant, they did their best . Maybe some training, refresher on policy and procedures, I don't know.

Tags: Late-night Find, Happy Hour, Casual, Great for Lunch
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 (San Diego)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Terrible food. Way more expensive than it’s worth.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 29, 2017

Black Angus is always good for after a movie because they stay open until 10:00. Sometimes the food is a little salty for me and I never remember to ask them to go easy on the salt. Love the grilled asparagus.

Tags: Sunday Lunch
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 26, 2017

I ordered the Top Sirloin Steak dinner. The steak was VERY thin and almost couldnt see it on my plate. It was cooked to my liking, and had a nice flavor but it was very chincy. I paid full price, no coupons. Very disappointed.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Marley , did a wonderful job , very efficient food was. superb, perfect temperature, I love the open table app

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·Dined on November 24, 2017

had bad experience but waitress and Jeff made it much better will keep coming back

Tags: Casual
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·Dined on November 24, 2017

Service was the very best from the reception to all of the servers, esp Jess, she was quite a bit fun, love her humor!

Tags: Paleo Friendly, Great for Lunch, Live Sports, Fun, Authentic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Romantic, Comfort Food, Healthy, Happy Hour, Good for a Date, Casual, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 24, 2017

Our Thanksgiving experience was delightful.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 24, 2017

We went to Black Angus for Thanksgiving. Everything was excellent in spite of being very busy.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy
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·Dined on November 24, 2017

I went here with friends for Thanksgiving, they had a full meal for $20 which was a great deal. Two members of our group got it and the rest of us got steaks. The Thanksgiving meals were a very good deal and the quality was pretty good. The steaks came out at just the right temp which was great. They also were able to provide a sling for one of our friends to rest her baby carrier on.

Tags: Good for Groups, Romantic, Kid-friendly
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·Dined on November 24, 2017

Great service! Reservations were for 4:00 on Thanksgiving Day. We were seated by 4:05. Pleasant experience! Highly recommend.

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 24, 2017

Even though I got 3 emails and a text confirming my reservation, when we got there they said they did not have a reservation for us. I pulled out my phone and showed them my confirmation and they took us.
I would have been very upset if they had turned us away on Thanksgiving or made us wait an hour.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date
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·Dined on November 23, 2017

Went for Thanksgiving Dinner, like we have done for the last three years at Black Angus. Turkey, stuffing, gravy , pumpkin pie were great. The Yams were undercooked and hard. The broccoli was undercooked and hard too. Plus they were hugh. My arm was tired at the end of the meal from cutting the undercooked food. The others at my table said the same thing. Why did I not send it back, I am afraid to send back food, heard to many stories about getting spit on, etc. Eat there several times a year. First time I have had a Bad experience here.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Quiet Conversation, Disabled Access
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·Dined on November 23, 2017

l was very impressed with the fast and professional service we have and our server was excellent. I'm sorry I cant remember her name. We have been to Black Angus for 5 years at Thanksgiving. This was the best year ever. Also very easy to make reservations on line.

Tags: Special Occasion, Healthy, Casual
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·Dined on November 23, 2017

Only issue, reservation for 3pm, made well in advance. Arrived at 3pm & we were told there would be a 35 minute wait.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Casual
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·Dined on November 23, 2017

I'm a frequent diner at El Cajon Black Angus, and I'm always satisfied.

Tags: Disabled Access, Live Sports, Great for Lunch, Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 23, 2017

shame on the maitre d who walk my disabled person all around the place before they sat her down my significant other who is disabled was in pain crying how sad what a disaster you people owe me my phone number 619-755-2648 explain to me why the matrices are unconscious if you want to call me and make this right it's on you will see where you are at

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·Dined on November 23, 2017

We were disappointed in the food which was cold, and the broccoli and sweet potatoes which were under cooked. We will not return next year or any other time. The server was very pleasant and professional.

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·Dined on November 23, 2017

I was disappointed. Everything is normally excellent. But the Thanksgiving dinner had sweet potatoes that were barely cooked, crunchy. Broccoli was under cooked. The tri-tip was ordered well done, and came medium. However, the reserved seating was on time, and the service was excellent. Thank you, Kassidy.

Tags: Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 23, 2017

WE HAVE BEEN GOING TO BLACK ANGUS FOR YEARS, BUT NO MORE. THE FOOD WAS AWFULL, HAD NO DRESSSING AND THE TURKEY WAS AWFULL, CRANBERRY SAUCE WAS WATER. SWEET POTS WERE HARD AS ROCKS. WE HAS TO SIIT OUT IN THE MISSLE, WHERE WE DID NOT WANT TO SIT, AND THEY NWOULD OT MOVE US.

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·Dined on November 23, 2017

Black Angus puts on a great Thanksgiving turkey dinner. This is the third time my husband and I have enjoyed Thanksgiving at Black Angus.
The gentlemen taking customers' names at the front seemed a little flustered, like it was the first time he was doing the job of checking on reservations. It was slow checking in and the line was long. One customer thought she could come straight to the desk, cutting the line, because she had a reservation at that certain time. I told her "we all have reservations." She continued being rude and she refused to get back in line. I'm glad she wasn't seated anywhere near my husband and I.
Other than that, great food, great service---fast.

Tags: Disabled Access, Casual, Good for Birthdays
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 (Sacramento)·Dined on November 23, 2017

Food was ver good, but the servings are way too big.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on November 23, 2017

I came with the disabled person the maitre d walk us down to the bar area and then back up again and disappeared on us then she came back and walked us all the way to the back of the restaurant by this time my significant other was disabled was crying in pain how horrible experience how horrific how unexperienced how dumb how unconscious of the people you have seating people there a tragedy you people owe me

Tags: Cozy
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 20, 2017

We had terrible service! Our waiter took ab 15 minutes to even come to our table. Another waiter came by to get us some water and bread. I asked for a glass of wine with my meal. The other waiter came and took over. Had to ask again for the wine, then he brought it halfway through the meal. Spoke with the manager and he said our waiter wasn’t feeling well. You get that, but no reason for such poor service!

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·Dined on November 19, 2017

I was highly disappointed. I made reservations for 1, however I was directed to the bar. Once there the service was slow at best. I had to order the 16 ounce Ribeye medium and what I got was something medium well to well done. If I go back the next time I will demand to sit in the restaurant. And I know to ask for the meat to be cooked either rare or medium-rare so that I get it the way I would like.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 18, 2017

As usual a great experience, great place for a date or casual dinning, service is outstanding. Only bad and this is just being picky is that bread severed could be a little bigger and fresher. but overall it did the job.

Tags: Cozy, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 16, 2017

Great food and service. Very comfortable seating - large booths.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Bar Seating, Good for Birthdays, Handcrafted Cocktails, Quiet Conversation
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 15, 2017

There were 7 of us to celebrate my birthday. Wagon wheel appetizers were very good. Some enjoyed Polly girl beer, some enjoyed margaritas. Open faced prime rib sandwiches were delicious. Some had fish & chips (those people said the fish & chips at the black Angus on mission gorge is better). Our table was roomy, comfortable & quiet, service excellent.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Casual, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 11, 2017

The food is always good. Salad is served on a cold plate with a cold fork. Service isn't always up to par. This time our meal arrived shortly after we started our salad. No side plates for bread until we asked. Some waiter training may be in order.

Tags: Great for Lunch
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Waitress's service was a little lack-luster, but the food was as great as always!

Tags: Cozy
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·Dined on October 28, 2017

It was awful the shrimp was over cooked and the steak was under cooked and took forever

Tags: Bar Seating
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·Dined on October 21, 2017

The service was slow, almost like our server forgot about us. Our food wasn’t even hot. I was celebrating my promotion at work but nothing about the dinner made it feel like I was celebrating. I won’t be coming back.

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·Dined on October 21, 2017

Waitress was awesome, food on point like always. We appreciated the complimentary cowboy cookie for my girlfriends birthday too! Thank you!

Tags: Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre, Romantic
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·Dined on October 21, 2017

I can always count on Black Angus for great steak. No matter the cut, the steaks are great.

Tags: Comfort Food, Casual, Quiet Conversation
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 (San Diego)·Dined on October 13, 2017

The end of my weekend, so I took myself to dinner , I too work in the restaurant business, working those long 10 hour days 50 hrs a day , I treat my self to dinner to ready my self for my week.

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·Dined on October 8, 2017

My girlfriend and I went there for an anniversary date. The service was excellent. The food was great too. I have nothing negative to say. You'll like visiting there.

Tags: Cozy, Fun, Romantic
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