The Benchmark Restaurant

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Steakhouse
The Benchmark Restaurant is a modern American steakhouse located within gorgeous Shops at Levis Commons in beautiful Perrysburg, Ohio. A Chef owned and driven restaurant that focuses on quality product and amazing service.
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4.6
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4.7
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4.6
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83% of people would recommend it to a friend
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RM
Toledo
4 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and service. Its a little loud on a busy night.

SL
Toledo
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall4food3service3ambience5

Our waiter was nice but we felt rushed at times. Our soup/salad came out before we had a chance to finish the appetizer. Some of the food items were way too salty, ie smashed “potatoes”/cauliflower, the green beans, the bacon app, and the lobster bisque. The chicken and beef items were delicious. Bar/drink items seem fairly priced.

NC
Toledo
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service is always amazing! We will definitely be back.

GS
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service was excellent. As expected from a high end restaurant

CP
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Great service!!! Chef had an issue with steak temperature. Sent back 3 times- comped it

HS
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One of Toledo's best restaurants. We had the Sea Bass and the Hangar Steak and both were cooked perfectly and were outstanding!

n
New York Area
18 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Benchmark is a high end restaurant. You will have a big bill but it's worth it! The food and wine selections are wonderful!

KP
Toledo
82 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall4food4service5ambience2

The food was good and the service was great, but the ambiance was sorely lacking. Our booth faced into the side station/managers office, so that was really disappointing. While I think the food was good, I didn’t perceive it was worth the price tag ($150 for two people for lunch). I would rather spend that money on a steakhouse with more ambiance.

TW
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The ribeye was the best steak I’ve ever had. The bourbon cake desert was incredible as well

CB
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I have already recommended it to all my friends.
The twice baked potato and lobster bisque were incredible

S
Miami
6 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food, drinks, and service was excellent!! Had the private room for my husband’s birthday. They treated very well! Was great for that special occasion with family and friends!!

OT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on February 8, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a great experience

KM
1 review
Dined on February 8, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was our first time at The Benchmark and we couldn’t be happier with our experience. We credit our waiter/server Dave! We took him up on all of his recommendations and we were not disappointed! He was prompt and thorough and we were never without a drink which, for us, is always important. Food was amazing and we can’t wait to get back for another amazing night experience.

LS
Detroit
1 review
Dined on February 8, 2020
Overall3food2service3ambience3

We planned our first time to Benchmark to celebrate my friend's birthday. While the server did a great job explaining the menu, the rest of the evening was somewhat disappointing. They need to do something about the parking situation on busy nights, I was surprised valet was not an option.
The feta dip was a very delicious choice for appetizer. My sea bass was prepared well and had wonderful flavor but the Brussel sprouts were way too sweet as such the flavor didn't compliment the sea bass in a positive way.
Unfortunately, they were out of short rib entrée and rib eye steak, both of which my friend tried to order and was told they were out because it had been a busy weekend. The birthday boy had to end up with a burger that was ordered rare yet came out well done. So disappointing! We had to wait a long time for our check. Mixed feeling about returning to this restaurant.

AH
1 review
Dined on February 8, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful steak! Highly recommended for your next date night.

VS
Toledo
1 review
Dined on February 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful as always. Thank you for being consistently great! One of our entire family’s favorite restaurants!

MT
Toledo
23 reviews
Dined on February 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Steak done perfectly, again!

AR
Toledo
7 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

It was a fun night out with our daughter. The meal was very good. I did have to send my filet back because it was not cooked enough. They happily took it back and cooked it a bit longer. It was very good.

KM
Toledo
4 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Anniversary

JS
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2020
Overall3food5service2ambience5

The food was good
The service was subpar
The waiter rushed us to order
Dave wanted to get our appetizer order and our dinner order in ASAP. He even took our appetizer plates out of the way because our dinner order was on its way to the table.
The rush was not appreciated
I’ve been to Benchmark twice
Spent $190 and $170
I shouldn’t feel rushed
Jim S

OT
Columbus
2 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place to eat with amazing food!

OT
Detroit
4 reviews
Dined on January 31, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a great experience at The Benchmark. Our server, Jack was competent and attentive. Our food was amazing...seriously, the sea bass was life altering! They have a great wine selection too. Can’t wait to go back.

LE
1 review
Dined on January 29, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous food, excellent service and we just love Benchmark! The atmosphere is modern, contemporary and vivacious! The wait staff were all so friendly from when you come in the door throughout your whole meal. The chef makes everything to perfection, couldn't find a thing wrong with anything. The cheese popovers were a little bit of heaven!

OT
Detroit
1 review
Dined on January 18, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience5

The food was great. The feta dip is out of this world. The bacon is great too. Had good service that was tentative.

OT
Toledo
2 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service are great. Steak was cooked perfectly and the sides are generous size. Would definitely recommend Benchmark!

OT
Washington DC
10 reviews
Dined on January 17, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We adore Benchmark! This was a spur of the moment date night for us. We picked Benchmark because the staff there does such a great job making every diner feel welcome and the food is always on point. Our date night was no exception. We were there while our child was at a dance so we couldn’t linger for long, but even on a time crunch the server and staff went out of their way to make our time a delight! We recommend Benchmark to anyone looking for a great place in the area for an event!

E
Toledo
1 review
Dined on January 17, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was amazing & our server Michael was spectacular! Great date night or night out with others.

BL
Indiana
45 reviews
Dined on January 17, 2020
Overall4food3service3ambience5

The service is prompt but not very friendly, almost seemed as if it was an annoyance, but he seemed very friendly when around the hostess stand laughing and talking. The food was average, the ambiance was good. We liked the location when staying at the Hilton Garden but we will look at other opportunities next time we are in town.

B
Toledo
5 reviews
Dined on January 17, 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Celebrated my wife's birthday at Benchmark and it didn't disappoint. Our server, Michael, was outstanding with both his service and friendliness. He suggested the "Chef's Way" for the top of her steak and it was unbelievable. Looking forward to returning soon.

TL
New Mexico
14 reviews
Dined on January 8, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Took my mom and aunt out for Christmas. Great place.

OT
1 review
Dined on January 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best prepared steak I've ever had! Strip steak, generous portion of mashed potatoes, and authentic ceasar salad! Husband had swordfish entree. DELICIOUS!!! So good! Round of applause to the chef!!

BM
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2019
Overall5food5service4ambience4

We attended the NYE event at Benchmark and couldn't have been more pleased with the experience. From the time we were sat, to the first glass of wine to the last course, it was wonderful. We were sat at the Chefs table, which made it cozy and personable. All the wait staff was pleasant and helpful. The meal was incredible, especially the fresh Italian truffle pasta. I've never attended an event such as this, and am pleased to say it was a wonderful time. Definitely a special time. Thank you to all involved.

m
Toledo
11 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2019
Overall3food2service4ambience3

I understand that a restaurant creates a special New Year's Eve menu, but the limited choices were very disappointing, from raw scallops to oxtail, the choices were too limited. On any other night, the food is excellent, but for NYE, not worth the $253 I spent for 2 people.

E
Columbus
34 reviews
Dined on December 29, 2019
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Good food, good wine selection. Good value for $$

ER
1 review
Dined on December 29, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Everything was on point , the moment we walked in the door till we finished our desert.

OT
Cleveland
1 review
Dined on December 26, 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Great service. Steak slightly overcooked (asked medium rare, came out medium)

OT
Toledo
1 review
Dined on December 24, 2019
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Scallops with risotto were excellent HAnger steak was flavorful but a bit tough... however server did advise us of this fact. Would choose differently next time. Everything else was great from drinks to dessert. Server was fantastic!

OT
Toledo
14 reviews
Dined on December 24, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time at Benchmark! Our family from Dayton was in town for the holiday. We all went on Christmas Eve day for lunch. Excellent service and food! Michael, our server, was outstanding. Please ask for him when you visit. We will definitely be returning. Benchmark may be our new favorite restaurant in Northwest Ohio.

OT
1 review
Dined on December 21, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Our server was excellent!!!! I wish I could remember her name because I would ask for her again. The food was outstanding (except for 1 of the dinners) drinks were great! We will definitely be back but will ask for a table away from the front door.

E
Toledo
1 review
Dined on December 14, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and service. Went for my birthday. I had a card signed by the workers when I sat down and received a free dessert.