Daniel's Broiler - Downtown Seattle
The only table there that night. The filet mignon was ideal! A memorable birthday meal. Thank you.
Hi Lanette - Thank you for leaving us a lovely five-star review! We are so pleased you enjoyed a birthday with us! It was our pleasure to serve you on your special day!
It was enjoyable. I think the price is way too high for the food quality received, and when combined with forced gratuity for even just a party of two, it kinda breaks the mood. Enjoyed it, but probably won't return.
Hi there - We are so sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your experience with us. This is certainly not the lasting impression we like to leave with our guests. We do hope you'll reconsider and give us another chance to wow you in the future!
Our waiter was great she was so attentive. She made our first experience the best.
Hi there - Thank you for leaving us a five-star review. We are so happy to hear your server took great care of you! We hope you'll return again in the future.
Nice place but wish parking was complimentary. Service was excellent.
Hi Kerran - Thank you for leaving us a four-star review! We appreciate it. Please come back again!
I'm a big fan of Daniels. This was my first visit to their new location oat 808 Howell. Very attractive design though I wasn't super in love with their tables which are some kind of stone. Very hard, very loud, and if you put your glass down too hard, watch out!
Nice, but not mind-blowing except for the price. I was there for lunch, we opened with the calamari which was slightly underdone and did not have much seasoning. So it was good, but not great. I also had the prime rib dip and a side salad. The prime rib was not hugely flavorful, the dip was, well...odd. Somewhere between bbq and au jus. I liked it, but not what you might be expecting. The salad was about as plane as they come. Lettuce & croutons. My guest had the steak sandwich which he enjoyed thoroughly.
Maybe I'm getting old but with a tip I was over $100. Seems pricey for two sandwiches, calamari, side salads and two ice teas but I guess that's Seattle these days. Sad.
Hello there, thank you for the review. We're glad to hear that this visit to our Downtown location was overall a nice experience. We really appreciate your feedback about our tables, the calamari, the side salad, and our prices. We always look for ways to improve so we'll make sure we share your comments with the rest of our team. Hopefully, we'll see you again sometime.
Great food, certainly expensive, but worth it for a special occasion
Hi there - Thank you for the lovely review. We appreciate it and hope you'll return again in the future!
Although it was a little expensive, it was outstanding. Great food and service. I want to go back already.
Hi there - Thank you for leaving us a five-star review! We appreciate the kind words and look forward to serving you again.
The food and atmosphere was amazing. Unfortunately, the 20% service charge makes the meal quite expensive. But then again, it is Seattle and we are paying for the experience.
Hi there - Thank you for the lovely five-star review. We are happy to hear that you have thoroughly enjoyed the food at the setting. We hope you'll return again!
Very overpriced. We had the lobster and the crab, both of which were over cooked and dry. I would not recommend this place, especially for the high prices charged for low quality food.
Hi Shane - We are sorry to hear that this was your experience. We aim to delight our guests and provide a five-star experience both in food quality and service and it sounds like we missed the mark. If you could please send us a message referencing this review of our Downtown location with your name, name on the reservation and a method of contact, we would love to discuss with you further. Thanks so much.
I didn't realize there was a 20% charge so I ended up tipping about 43%. I know it's a broiler but I wish there were a few more non-meat appetizers included in the Happy Hour. The deep fried artichokes are amazing!
Hello Genah, thank you for the review. We're sorry if there was any confusion about the service charge. We really appreciate your feedback about needing more non-meat appetizers on our menu. We'll pass that on to our chef to see what adjustments can be made. It's great to hear that you liked the deep fried artichokes though. Hopefully, we'll see you again sometime!
The service was incredible, everyone we interacting with was knowledgeable, communicative and friendly. The food was exceptional and I would absolutely go back!
Hi Elaine - Thank you so much for the five-star review! We appreciate the kind words. Please come back again!
Too expensive for a piece of steak !!! More than 100$ for a New York cut ! Totally insane
Hello Fred, we sorry to hear that our prices were disappointing. We have made it our primary effort to see to it that we use the highest quality ingredients possible. We serve only USDA Prime beef, fresh seasonal seafood, and use local ingredients whenever possible. These are a few factors that help to define our prices. We'd be happy to discuss further. If you'd like to send us your full name, the name on the reservation, and a way to contact you, we will be in touch.
The customer services was great!! The server Taylor was amazing and when my steak wasn’t cooked to my liking he went and got it fixed. This location is way better than the services at lake union
Hi there - Thank you for leaving us a five-star review from your recent visit. We are so happy to hear that Taylor took great care of you. We hope to see you again soon!
Outstanding food and service. Great place for special occasions, and will definitely go again
The other two locations are our favorites, we got some sort of an extra gift certificate for going to this location, so we thought we'd try it. You just can't beat the water view at the other two locations. The food and service were excellent.
Hi Shaughnessys - Thank you for leaving a five-star review. We are pleased to have provided an excellent dining experience for you. We understand that our guests have their favorites when it comes to Daniel's locations, and that is perfectly ok. We do hope you'll come back again in the future!
Always amazing food and service. I am however allergic to dairy which limited my food choices. It would have been nice to add flavor to my plain baked potato other than salt and pepper. I really wanted desert and am tired of fresh fruit and sorbet options. Everything else, amazing as always!!!
Hi Mary - Thank you for leaving us such a kind review. We appreciate the feedback regarding non-dairy options. It is also great to hear that Megan took great care of you. We hope to see you again soon!
It was my first time eating in a really nice restaurant like that! Wow! Service was incredible!
Hi there - Thank you for leaving us a lovely five-star review. We are so pleased to be a part of a first-time experience for you. Please do come back and we'll be happy to delight you again!
We were there for a date night on Valentines Day before seeing Frozen at the Paramount. The entire evening was perfect! Our waiter Taylor and the entire staff was top notch!!
Hello Mike, thanks so much for the five-star review. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your Valentine's Day date night with us and that Taylor was able to help make the experience so special. Hopefully, we'll see you again sometime. Have a great day!
Everything was top notch. The table we had had a slight breeze that made it slightly chilly.
Hi AnthonyeLJay - Thank you for leaving us a five-star review! We are happy to have provided a top notch experience for your experience with us. We hope you'll dine with us again soon.
Everything was fantastic about our visit. We didn't wait long to be seated. The steak was cooked to my request and was perfect with every bite. The tables weren't close together, which really minimized the noise level. Our waiter was so knowledgeable about every dish and how everything is so meticulously prepared. We can't afford to come here often, but it's definitely a place that we'd like to return to!
Hi Jeff - We are so pleased to hear this wonderful feedback. Thank you for this five-star review! We are looking forward to serving you again.
Always great steak and good service. Unlike other Daniel's Broiler, this place lacks good view. In addition, it lacks high end restaurant ambiance.
Thank you for the review. We're so glad you liked the steak and service. We also appreciate your feedback about the ambiance and the view. Hopefully, we'll see you again sometime.
Excellent server was friendly and helpful
Hi Sam - Thank you so much for leaving us a five-star review! We are so pleased you had a wonderful meal with us. Have a wonderful day!
Seated 30 minutes late with a reservation. Took over an hour to get our entrees and one was prepared incorrectly.
Very expensive for the service received. Food was fine.
Hi Michael - Thank you for leaving us a review from your experience at our Downtown location. We are sorry to hear that we missed the mark on your visit with service and food preparation. This is never the goal. If you could send us a message referencing this review of our Downtown location along with your name, the name on your reservation, and the best way to contact you, we will be in touch. Thank you!
Service takes a long time. It took 15-20 min to get our first round of drinks, then 25ish min before the gal came back to the table and asked if he wanted drinks again. Dinner took 3 hrs from the time we sat sown to the time we got up...
Hi there - Thank you for leaving us a review from your recent visit. We are sorry to hear that we missed the mark on service this visit. Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We continuously address feedback from our guests as we aim for a five-star experience every time. We hope you'll come back again soon.
Steaks were good, not great, but price was way too expensive.
Hi Jeffrey - We appreciate you taking the time to write us a review about your experience. We never want our guests to leave with a negative experience. If you could please message us with your name, name on the reservation and a method of contact, we would appreciate it. Thank you.
We had a great experience, it was our 4th time in this location. Our server Jay was fantastic and was able to provide some great insight on the menu and led us to some great choices. We will be back soon.
Hi there - Thanks so much for a lovely five-star review. We are so pleased to hear how well Jay took care of you. We hope to see you again soon.
Food was good, but certainly not $70 steak good. Way overpriced for what it is.
Hi there - We are sorry to have let you down on your recent visit at our Downtown location. Thank you for providing feedback about your experience as we value hearing from our guests. Have a wonderful week.
Was waited on by Jason. I decided to try one of the Featured seafood entrees. He recommended the Chilean Sea Bass. It was an unexpectantly good selection. Lots of interesting and intense flavors.
Hello there, thanks for taking the time to leave us a five-star review. It's great to hear that Jason made the experience a positive one and that you loved the seafood selections. Hopefully, we'll see you again sometime.
Food was truly subpar, even when compared to the Daniels location in Bellevue.
Hello there, we want to apologize for the disappointing experience. There's never an excuse for something like that and we appreciate you letting us know. We'd like to look into this further and get some more information. If you could send us your name, the name on the reservation, and the best way to contact you, we will reach out. Thank you for letting us know.
Joe from Salt Lake City was great! Made my birthday super fun.
We're so glad to hear that! Thanks for deciding to celebrate your birthday with us. Have a great day :)
The service fee of $66 was so unnecessary in this restaurant. I would not have tipped so high, or maybe at all, had I seen this first.
Hi Kathy - Thank you for leaving us a review. We appreciate hearing feedback from our customers. If you could let us know your name, the name on your reservation, and the best way to contact you and reference this review of our Downtown location, we will be in touch. Thank you!
I’m not sure I’d recommend to be honest. The atmosphere was incredible but the service was a little much. She was very nice, my water glass was never empty but it was like way, way over the too. Then my salmon came, a special by the way, and it was not good at all. It was super fishy...I was covering up it up with the mashed potatoes. Definitely not worth $62. Our guests loved it but I’m ‘meh’.
High quality service and food. Lamb chops were excellent
Hello Gary, thanks for the five-star review! We're so glad you loved the lamb chops.
Awesome filet!! Awesome!!!
Thanks for the awesome review! Hopefully, we'll see you again sometime.
I thought I had made the reservation for Lake Union and it was actually downtown unfortunately. Service was very mediocre for a 20% surcharge that the waiter likely sees little of. Our bill was over $980.00 for seven people with one bottle of champagne. Ambiance was non existent. Will not chose to go there again.
Hello Lisa, we're sorry to hear that this experience was a disappointing one. The service charge is distributed our team members in the form of wages, commissions, and benefits. As for our prices, we appreciate your feedback and will pass that along to our team. If you'd like to discuss this with us further, we'd be happy to see what we can do to make things right. Feel free to send us your full name, the name on your reservation, and the best way to contact you and we can be in touch.
I should have asked during our dinner about the tofu preparation with the protein salad from the plant based menu. I thought it was a bit dry and flavorless. It is easy to season tofu, so I was surprised. It was fine when I cut up the pieces and mixed then with the salad and I suspect that is what the chef intended. It just left me thinking I should have chose something else on the menu.
Hello Joyce, thank you for the review. We really appreciate your feedback about our plant based menu and will make sure we pass that along to our chef. Have a great day!
First time dining at Daniel's Broiler. I went in skeptical it could live up to its pricing, using as my benchmark St. Elmo's steakhouse in Indianapolis and El Gaucho here in Seattle - but it delivered.
My wife and I shared the Daniel's Delmonico steak with sprouts as a side. The steak was brilliant, and the sprouts (with pork belly) were outstanding as well.
For dessert we had the "deep dish chocolate chip cookie" and we both agreed it was probably the best dessert we've had at a restaurant, including two- and three-Michelin star restaurants we've enjoyed in Europe and Japan. It sounds a bit silly but the execution is great.
I will say the shrimp cocktail does not stand up to the legendary dish at St. Elmo's.
All in all we had a wonderful time and highly recommend it.
Hi Brandon - We appreciate your thoughtful and detailed review of your dining experience with us. We are pleased to have served you and hope you will return again. Have a wonderful day.
The food was predictably outstanding, even considering the fact that my wife and I are mostly vegetarian. But what stood out above the rest is the service that we were provided by Megan. She provided thoughtful recommendations and outstanding service throughout the visit. She was charming, funny, and perfectly attentive. Made for a great date night.
Hi John - Thank you so much for a lovely five-star review. We are so pleased to hear that you had a wonderful date night and that Megan was so attentive and fun. It is our hope that you return again soon.
We had a nice experience, but felt that the food was overpriced.
Hi Fish - Thank you for leaving us a five-star review from your recent visit. We are happy to have served you and hope to see you again soon.
The server, Adam, was apparently new. The crab cake smelled horrible - like a cooked dead fish on the beach. I tried to talk my wife out of eating it but she said it was OK. Should have never come to the table.
- the server should have rejected it. The oysters on the 1/2 shell were shucked by a rookie. They were mashed up. The condiment ramekin was filled with horseradish with a dollop of cocktail sauce in the middle. Very little imagination - could have done with a small portion of the horseradish, fresh not from a bottle, just a little bit of cocktail sauce and then a vinaigrette and Tabasco. The Caesar salad was great and the beet salad was OK. The steak was excellent and the white king salmon was OK. Just didn't taste fresh. The asparagus was very good however the creamed spinach was 86'd by 5:30 PM. Make more.
Hi Myron - We are so sorry to hear that your recent visit was so disappointing. It's important to us to wow our guests and we would like to make it right. If you could send us your name, the name on your reservation, and a way to contact you, we will reach out. Thank you.
Daniel's Broiler - Downtown Seattle is rated 4.1 stars by 334 OpenTable diners.
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