Steiner Ranch Steakhouse

4.7
3647 Reviews
$50 and over
Steak
Steiner Ranch Steakhouse is a 14,000 sq ft restaurant built in the hill country over looking Lake Travis. We have three levels, four bars, and a large outdoor dining area with breath taking views. All steaks are hand selected Prime beef cuts, seasoned, broiled to order and topped with our house butter blend with caramelized shallots and chives. It is the perfect destination any night of the week.
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4.7
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4.7
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William
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was bar none the best I’ve ever had. Drinks were all dynamic. Couldn’t ask for anything better than a good mixed drink. Appetizers (chips + queso, wedge salad, calamari) were all delicious. We all got Ribeye steaks, these were by far the best steaks I’ve ever had in my life. Cooked to perfection, tender as anything, and very well seasoned. Then the dessert, holy sh*t. The bread pudding is out of this world, simply beyond expectations, and I didn’t know creme brûlée could actually be as delicious as this was. Perfect custard and really nice and crunchy sugar top. All in all probably the best meal I’ve ever had.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was Sunday February 14th brunch. We will be back for dinner.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Houston
9 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service was great & food was delicious!

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JoeDrummer
Austin
5 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent evening celebrating our 14th anniversary. Our server was exactly what you would hope for: attentive, there when we needed him (without ever having to look for him) while giving us plenty of space to enjoy the evening. The som provided a recommendation after asking us a few questions about what we were ordering and what we liked to drink, and his choice was spot on - a wine we'd never tried before from the Howell Mt. region that was also a great value. Dinner itself was perfect, each dish prepared exactly to order. It had been years and years since we last dined here, but after this experience we will be returning soon.

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OpenTable Diner
Denver
3 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The steaks were cooked perfect, the staff was very friendly and our waiter took very good care of us!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Great experience. Prices were a bit inflated. Family next to us had kids playing on iPads that were very loud

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PernellH
1 review
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was amazing JJ, was our waitress and we will ABSOLUTELY go back, just for the experience that she provided. This is our 3rd time having the Tomahawk steak, and every time the taste and flavor is the BEST! Thank you for another wonderful experience!

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vipJosephS
Austin
16 reviews
Dined on February 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We were there on a double date with my son and fiancé. Steiner Ranch Steakhouse is lovely, has wonderful food, and makes for a wonderful unrushed dining experience!

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shelleyc
Austin
8 reviews
Dined on February 12, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience3

As always, the food was to die for and the service excellent. I had not eaten upstairs before, and prefer the views from the main dinning.

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ADN2020
Houston
3 reviews
Dined on February 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

What an amazing experience! The view was amazing and our waiter was one of a kind. Initially we had to ask for a better view but they were very accommodating and went beyond to help us celebrate our big day! We had the tomahawk steak, lobster Mac and cheese, scalloped potatoes and mushrooms, queso, and crab claws. As we left everyone thanked us for coming which was the icing on the cake. Thank you so much for the wonderful experience and we will be back sooner than later.

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EdwardA
Savannah
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was excellent, the service was outstanding, and the ambiance was lovely.

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Dustyn
1 review
Dined on February 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We went for an early Valentines dinner and we really enjoyed the whole experience. The fires on the patio were perfect to help with the ambiance and chill air.

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PaulS
Austin
4 reviews
Dined on February 8, 2021
Overall5food4service4ambience5

Excellent service and meal. Good spacing for the covid mess!

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renea
1 review
Dined on February 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Steiner Ranch Steak House has always had excellent food and service when they are staffed appropriately. We understand that during these times staffing can be difficult but that will not prevent us from continuing to support the Steak House. Our service was excellent on our last visit!!!

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LisaK
1 review
Dined on February 7, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Beautiful location. Great value for Brunch. Love the buffet, good selection. House smoked carved Turkey was a favorite. Plus the caramel pecan bourbon sauce for french toast, pancakes or bread pudding. During CoVid they served from buffet line, we were so happy to find a buffet. Omelette & eggs made to order. I’m not a fan of “brown” well done omelette, the only disappointment.

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Jaci
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food with the most breathtaking views! We love this place!

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FallinS
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our first time visiting to celebrate my husbands 40th birthday and we had an excellent experience! It was the two of us and our three kids: ages 7,5,3.... I definitely felt comfortable bringing them here, as other families were also there with young children. A very family friendly place that still felt very nice, special and upscale! The food was excellent and we couldn’t have had a better experience.

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a great time and great food at Steiners!

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Brandon
1 review
Dined on February 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

So delicious! Thanks for a great date night!! Always enjoyable!!!

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Lawrence
1 review
Dined on February 4, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

The service was awesome, and the food was amazing. I love going there, it’s beautiful and the ambience is as good as the food

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BeverlyA
Houston
3 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We ordered ribeyes and they were outstanding - maybe the best I’ve ever eaten. The mashed potato and green bean sides were delicious as well. The wine list was extensive and had something for everyone. The bartender and waiter were extremely welcoming and knowledgeable. The view over Lake Travis at sunset was an added bonus. This was our first visit but we will definitely return! Expensive but worth it!

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KyleH
New Mexico
11 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome food and great wine selection including some higher end options offered by the glass. Will be back!

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JimA
1 review
Dined on January 31, 2021
Overall2food5service2ambience4

i love your location and in the past it has been second to none, this time there was no help on Wine choices, we were served our meals without any silverware, Just was not i was used to from this location. it was my 40th anniversary and i told the staff that when i made reservations and there was nothing to recognize that.

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OlgaO
1 review
Dined on January 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The server we had William was very attentive, the view was beautiful! And the drinks and food were great!

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vipMilwaukeeBoy
Chicago
43 reviews
Dined on January 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great steak on a lazy Sunday afternoon. Could not eat outside as it was too windy but that's the best option when available.

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carls
1 review
Dined on January 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was good . We were greeted at the door with a Happy Annversary. Service was great. We will be coming back.

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OpenTable Diner
Indiana
3 reviews
Dined on January 30, 2021
Overall3food5service3ambience4

Felt rushed just by the aggressive nature of our server.

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AustinJoe
Tahoe
3 reviews
Dined on January 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

18th Anniversary - great food, excellent recommendation by the sommelier, impeccable non-intrusive service. Beautiful views.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on January 30, 2021
Overall4food3service4ambience5

Anniversary

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on January 29, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience4

I just moved back to Austin and was excited to check Steiner Ranch out. On the plus side the Place looks nice from the outside and inside. View from the third flour was impressive.

On the negative but temporary COVID side, While I don’t consider myself a mask enforcer elitist it was a little distracting that a number of guests were openly talking and walking around with no mask on the first floor. Also our waiters mask was not a good fit and would often slide down past his nose while he spoke.

I had an old fashioned which was done really well. When I ordered another it was not quite as good and made without the big ice cube but they redid it quick enough. I recommend the old fashion when they do it right.


The food was good but nothing special. I was with my daughter so we ordered the chips and queso to start - queso was pretty darn good but the chips were ordinary. The She Soup was plain. My daughters onion soup was nice and thick, good but not great. The chicken pasta dish with a funny name was a little bland for me but my daughter liked it. I generally like my steak ‘medium plus’ which they ‘don’t do’. I have not been to a fine dining place at that price point that doesn’t do medium plus. I usually find that places under-cook steak so I ordered it medium well. To their credit... it was medium well so for me it was over done. Still... the steak was good ... but I did not think great even considering it was overdone for me.

In summary ... Yes it was fine dining but compared to a Perry’s Steakhouse it was clearly inferior which surprised me. Overall just ok relative to the expectations. Doubt that I will go back.

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JimS
Amarillo
1 review
Dined on January 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful everything on the menu was great and the leftovers were awesome

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AmberP
1 review
Dined on January 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Special experience, amazing customer service, great food...perfect place for a birthday celebration.

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Twofriends
1 review
Dined on January 29, 2021
Overall5food3service5ambience5

The service was excellent. Our waiter was knowledgeable and make recommendations to help guide our choices.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on January 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was great!

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PatriciaK
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on January 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a great time at Steiner Ranch. I'm already looking forward to going back!

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sharminK
Mexico City
6 reviews
Dined on January 24, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Never disappointed! Great price, great food! The Piano on the background was wonderful.

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JenniferF
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on January 24, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

The Steiner brunch is my favorite brunch in town. With the pandemic the staff serves you so there isn't a hundred different people touching everything, so that was nice. That being said, I do prefer serving myself, but asong as I can still go, I'm happy.

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TamaraT
1 review
Dined on January 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food!
Fantastic service.
An excellent piano player, which was so lovely.
Wonderful wine list, nice appetizer options, so many entrees to choose from it's hard to decide.
We split an entree and it was an easy ask, and was easily accommodated.
They did not rush us on our way. A very nice leisurely dinner in a beautiful place.

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TINAS
1 review
Dined on January 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was great. The service was fantastic, as was the food

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viponieg
Austin
5 reviews
Dined on January 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love Pom and her amazing service. We continue to come here because of the food but mostly because of our service from Pom.

FAQs

Steiner Ranch Steakhouse offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (512) 381-0800.

Steiner Ranch Steakhouse is rated 4.7 stars by 3647 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.