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About LB Steak - Santana Row

LB Steak, a modern American Steakhouse, is led by culinary titan Roland Passot, James Beard nominee and owner of San Francisco’s renowned La Folie.

From our hand-cut Prime Angus Steaks sourced from the Midwest to our imported A5 Japanese Wagyu, we offer only the best for our guests. Our Chef de Cuisine's seasonally inspired menu features organic ingredients, locally inspired dishes, and sustainably caught seafood.

The wine list features an array of domestic and imported wines, as well as an extensive selection of wines by the glass, offering diners options to fit any taste or budget. Let's meat at LB Steak!

334 Santana Row #1000
San Jose, CA 95128
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American, Steak, Contemporary American

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday-Friday 11:30am-4:00pm

Dinner: Friday-Saturday 4:00pm-11:00pm, Sunday-Thursday 4:00pm-10:00pm

Weekend Brunch: Saturday & Sunday 11:00am-2:00pm

Happy Hours: Sunday and Monday All Day; Tuesday- Friday 4pm-6pm at the bar and on the patio

Bar Menu: All Day

Cross Street:
Stevens Creek

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(408) 244-1180

Website:
http://www.lbsteak.com/

Catering:
Let us make your event memorable. Contact restaurant to book your next event.

Parking Details:
Free public parking.

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Specials

Happy Hour Menu
Thanksgiving Dinner Special Menus & Offers

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Specials

Happy Hour Menu
Details

Offering Happy Hour menu at the bar and on the patio.

Terms and Conditions: Excludes tax and service

Valid For: 1 - 20 People

Starts: August 21, 2017

Ends: December 31, 2017

Availability: Sun-Fri 4:00PM-6:00PM

Thanksgiving Dinner Special Menus & Offers

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Details

Start a new Thanksgiving tradition this year! Serving a spectacular 4 course prix fixe menu for $70, with a choice of Turkey or Prime Rib Entree. Reduced regular dinner menu and special kids menu also available. Open 11:30 PM-8:30 PM.

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Details

Spend a mirthful, merry Christmas Eve at LB Steak! Open 10 AM, with last seating at 9 PM. We are serving Brunch from 10 AM to 2 PM, along with a reduced dinner menu all day. A 4 Course Prix Fixe will also be available all day for 70.00 per person. It's never to early to reserve!

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Details

Hosting a Black tie soirée from 7PM-midnight. Featuring reception with open bar, 5 course feast, dancing, live DJ & champagne toast at midnight. Advance purchase of tickets required: $275 pp before Dec 1 & $299 pp Dec 1-30. Includes dinner, open bar during reception and dancing, tax & gratuity.

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Private Dining

From casual luncheons to elegant cocktail parties to formal sit-down dinners, LB Steak's unique private spaces will set the scene for seamless and memorable experiences. We have several menu options for private/semi-private events, each celebrating the best of Northern California's local bounties.

LB Steak - Santana Row Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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4.3

service

4.5

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4.4

value

3.8

Noise

Moderate

87% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (38)
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 12, 2012

Beautiful restaurant, nice service. The ribeyes were acceptable, but not as juicy as we expected (medium rare). The dessert was very good (beignets). Good wine list.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Romantic, Special Occasion, Hot Spot
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 12, 2012

Absolutely a fabulous place for dinning, everything was perfect.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 12, 2012

We waited awhile between being seated by maitre'd and having the waiter ask for our order or even introduce herself. It was at least 15 minutes with no water at all. We were seated at a corner and the staff just forgot us and we had to flag someone ti get our order. There were other waiters that would just pass us by and outlier waitress did not even know she has our table. The steak- ribeye my husband had was good and flavorful. My filet mignon was good but nothing extra special in terms of flavor. Slightly bland. The best food we ordered was the pork belly appetizer which was very flavorful.

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 12, 2012

We were 10 people for Sunday brunch celebrating a birthday, and they gave us a table in the back that was just perfect. I chose LB Steak because some of our party wanted steak and others wanted breakfast, and we really didn't want a buffet, so this worked out great. Kim was our server and was very pleasant and professional. Everyone said the food was good. One minor thing was on the steak cobb salad, the way the meat is cut into strips it is left with a strip of fat, which they could probably discard instead of mixing in with the meat. The only major downer, which was very frustrating, was that parking was horrific, taking me almost fifteen minutes to find a spot. But that's Santana Row's fault, not LB of course. Overall very enjoyable.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 11, 2012

We had high expectations for this restaurant because we had popped in before and could never get in without a reservation. The ratings on Open Table are high, which is also a determining factor for us. We were surprised that the food was just "ok." The BLT salad was creative as was the addition of roasted garlic and a rosemary sprig on our steak plates. But, for what is touted as prime meat, the quality was just not there. I had the filet mignon and my husband had the bone-in filet mignon. Also, the sugar on the creme brullee was burned... Service was terrific though.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Hot Spot
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 11, 2012

Me and my date both had the 25 day aged Ribeye steaks along with sharing the mushrooms, mac and cheese, and creamed spinach. The steaks were cooked perfectly and were of a good size. The mac and cheese was good but didn't go with the steak, and the creamed spinach was great. The appetizer came in less than 5 minutes after ordering, yet was hot and not greasy at all with great taste. The creme brulee had a great carmelization on top and came with some amazing pistachio cookies. The pumpkin bread pudding was very light, and had just enough sweetness without going overboard. Better than anywhere in Carmel/Pebble Beach. Service was impeccable. Well worth the price.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Special Occasion, Hot Spot
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 7, 2012

Although LB Steak has good service and a nice atmosphere, I felt the food was just average given the prices.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 4, 2012

Steak was extremely dry for a bone in filet... really disappointing.. tasted like a chain restaurant.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 4, 2012

We absolutely loved LB Steak. From start to finish, the service was GREAT! Our server Jimmy, was exceptional. Very detailed and knowledgeable. I got the 16 oz New York Steak, and it was cooked to perfection, just how I wanted it. We will definitely be going back on our next trip to Santana Row.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 3, 2012

Great Place, Great Wine list, Steaks are just OK. Service is really good.

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Hot Spot
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 3, 2012

Excellent steakhouse. Well within the price range of a normal upscale steakhouse. I definitely recommend for a group party or a date. Be aware that larger parties (we had 16-20 people for my birthday during a precious visit) the restaurant may force you to order from a set menu.

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 3, 2012

Good beef, service and ambiance. Great place for business.

Tags: Romantic, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 29, 2012

The steaks, as expected, are superb. I wish they had a bit more variety in the side dishes, however, and offered more 'green' choices like vegetables. A bit heavy on the potatoes and hard to make healthy choices, but they were all delicious. Our waiter was out of this world! Michael was so well informed, made an excellent wine selection for us (a pinot noir I was competely unfamiliar with), provided superb service and in fact made the whole evening! It was my daughter's 19th birthday so they comped her dessert and put candles on it - very sweet! And it was even gluten free which was a requirement for her. I'd definitely go back. And I'd make sure Michael is our server again!

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 28, 2012

I would like to give the 'Overall' and 'Service' a little higher rating because our server was 'very good', however, the bus boys came and cleared our food away before we had finished eating...left our side of Mac and Cheese, but we had no silverware or plates to eat it with. When our server came to see if we needed anything, we told him how disappointed we were that the bus boys took our food before we had finished and he stated that they are a little energetic and this happens occasionally! Just feel that if the server says this has happened in the past, perhaps they need to communicate this to the bus boys.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 27, 2012

Soup was served without a spoon. We had to ask 2 or 3 times for a missing plate and bread. I expected better service at this upscale restaurant.

It didn't get better from there, we ordered 2 steaks, one medium well and the other medium rare, and a side dish. The medium well steak came out well done and the medium rare steak was cooked to rare. Had to recook the steaks. The waiter did not even suggests to reheat the side dish so by the time the 2nd set of steak arrived, the side dish was already cold.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 20, 2012

service was very good. prices were high for what you have in ambiance and taste

Left Bank is more romantic.

Burgers were great. Halibut and Spaghetti not so much.

Tags: Good for Groups
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 19, 2012

Dining room is well set up, very attentive/friendly wait staff. The food was very good. I would recommend the 12 oz New York Strip. The A la cart style of the side dishes is very nice, The Mashed Potatoes were excellent. My girlfriend had the Salmon, it smelled good she said it tasted great. The pickled vegetable side that came with the Salmon were excellent. Overall a good experience. Be prepaired to spend at least $100.00 for two people for a date night.

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 19, 2012

Way too expensive for what they serve. I had the Rib Eye and my wife had the New York steak. Both very good. Everything else was mediocre. The bread came late, was cold, and could have come packaged from the grocery store. The baked potato was underdone in the center. The mushrooms were dry with little taste. They were out of the red wine I wanted and suggested a replacement (at a higher cost). The recommended wine was not very good and tasted as if the bottle had been open for several days. The glass of wine was brought to the table (a no-no ) and we did not see the label. The wine glass was a generic one with a narrow opening of the type one uses for orange juice; not suitable for red wine. Cost for two for lunch: $114 without the tip.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 18, 2012

The restaurant has a great vibe. Our wait staff was very professional and attentive to our service needs. Steaks were terrific as was the ahi appetizer. The side dishes and desserts were very average and the Halibut dinner was not good. Stick with what they do best and you'll be fine. Overall the price seems a little high for the product. This would be a good option however to take a business client if you don't mind the price!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 16, 2012

Steak ordered Medium, was overcooked when came out; lobster tail was slightly chewy but flavor was great. Dessert ordered was Lemon Cheesecake, did not taste fresh.

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 (Sacramento)·Dined on January 15, 2012

Expected a nice night out for my anniversary and was ultimately disappointed with the quality of the service I received. We were a party of two (obviously) and the server clearly valued his large parties over ours, so rarely stopped by to check on us and took forever to bring the check, etc. Overall, I was really unhappy with my experience here and would never recommend this to a friend.

Tags: Notable Wine List
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 15, 2012

Great spot for many situations - families, dates, celebrations, or just a spot to have a quiet dinner after shopping. Service was fantastic. Food was very well prepared. The dining room is low lit and lovely. The bar is inviting so arrive early and tie one on before dinner.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 15, 2012

I've been four times to LB. The steaks are remarkably made. I would recommend this place to my peers and friends.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 14, 2012

Our server was good but the meal was medicore.

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 14, 2012

The food was outstanding. Our waitress did have us waiting quite a bit on taking our order, taking our dessert order, and then bringing us our bill. For it not being too busy I would have expected a more attentive server. But the taste of the food makes up for it. The pork belly wrapped in bacon was an outstanding appetizer and the steaks were cooked to perfection. We also enjoyed the 1/2 tail of lobster and the mac and cheese truffle. When in the mood for a good steak, we would come back here again.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 8, 2012

Food was decent. French onion soup and olive bread fantastic, good fries, lobster and chicken sandwich good, biscuits and gravy ended up being gluey and kind of tasteless. House-made sausages a little grainy for my taste. Our server disappeared after entrees arrived, however we were taken care of by a more than capable busboy/bread server.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 7, 2012

LB Steak, was a very enjoyable experience.
The food was great, but a little pricey.
The service was slow at first, but improved as the evening went on.
Was there for a birthday and they comped a glass of wine and desert.
I would recommend this place as a great upscale restaurant.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Late-night Find, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 7, 2012

Very good food, especially the side dishes.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 2, 2012

I thought the food was good, but my NY steak wasn't the best I have ever had. The french fries were great though.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 2, 2012

Good solid fare as far as a steak house. The salads were generous and the venison was a hit as well as the sides. We brought our own wines but their wine list is fairly extensive. It was fairly quiet for a weeknight but that made it easier for our group to enjoy the conversation. We'd go again

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Notable Wine List
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 31, 2011

The food was fantastic! especially for the prices. We had decided to try a new place over a favorite of ours - Alexander's. We were very happy we did.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 31, 2011

Phenomenal food. Great ambiance and decor. Staff was friend. We brought in the new year perfectly. We will be back!

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Kid-friendly, Late-night Find, Romantic, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 31, 2011

new year's eve, nice to get all dressed up and have a place to go, the LB Steak house is warm and inviting, everyone is polite and doing their best to make your evening outstanding. the food is enjoyble and the steaks are perfect. we will be making LB's one of our regular eating stops.

Tags: Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 31, 2011

Much more money then I would normally pay ($66 for my giant steak and that's a la carte), but it was well worth it. If it wasn't for a gift card I got, I would never have found this place.

The staff was very knowledgeable and helpful...

For a special occasion this is definitely where I would head to. Steak was as tender as you can find.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 31, 2011

All I can remember is that a majority of us had the 36 hour braised rib and it was way too tough to be braised that long. Besides that flavor was there and portions were plenty to fill any person with a heavy appetite.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Romantic
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 31, 2011

First time at the restaurant. Excellent steaks. The sides are big enough for two, easily.Get the bread pudding for desert.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 27, 2011

LB Steak consistently delivers what I want in a dining experience. The servers show they care about your needs and are proactive rather than reactive. The food is superb. We go to LB Steak because we know we will get a good dining experience for the money we are paying. It is a regular "date night" place for my wife and I.

Tags: Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 26, 2011

Met or exceeded my expectations.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 24, 2011

The atmosphere is good for a group of friends or family or couples. But the foods were so-so. My friend and I went there for a Christmas Eve dinner. We both order the fillet mignon, which was served on a skillet, but the meat was very cold, kind of hard, and no taste.

Tags: Good for Groups
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 19, 2011

The noise level was way above average. A christmas party or something close by with lost of yelling and laughing.
Steak was way over cooked, sides were good and less that 1/4 of an inch thick.

I put in the reservation that it was my sons birthday and they never acknowledged it.
$183 plu tip was not worth it with no alcohol.

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