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The Knife Restaurant - Hallandale

3.8
3.8
237 Reviews
$30 and under
Steakhouse
Established in 2002, The Knife is an authentic Argentinean steakhouse experience, where you can enjoy over 15 different cuts of beef, chicken and pork, all grilled to perfection by our expert "Parrillero" (Grill Master). Our system allows you to try as many cuts as you want, as many times as you please. A dream-come-true for meat lovers! To go along with our delicious meats, we offer a wide selection of appetizers, salads and sides, many of which are original Argentinean recipes. At The Knife you can eat at your own pace, as much as you wish, combining meats, salads and sides your own way, making every meal truly unique. Our Argentinean steakhouse experience includes all meats, salads and sides under a fixed price, so that the only thing you need to think about is what to try next...

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2 people

7:00 PM


Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Steakhouse, Argentinean, Barbecue

  • Hours of operation

    Lunch Daily 12:00 pm–4:00 pm Dinner Daily 4:00 pm–10:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (954) 312-3080

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Neighborhood

    Hallandale Beach

  • Cross street

    S. Federal Hwy.

  • Parking details

    Private Lot

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Dog Friendly, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 237 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

3.8
3.8 based on recent ratings
  • 3.8Food
  • 3.9Service
  • 4Ambience
  • 3.7Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Fort Lauderdale East

    Great for Brunch

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  1. PP

    PhantomPhoodie

    New York Area

    31 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    31 reviews

    Dined on May 28, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Enjoyed my 60th birthday dinner with my husband and sons this evening and had a fabulous time! The food is fantastic, with an incredible selection of fresh meats, atmosphere is very pretty and seating is comfortable. The service is impeccable. The staff accommodates your every need. The singing, drums & tambourines to celebrate my special day added a special touch. Thank you, thank you! You made our last dinner in Florida absolutely perfect.
  2. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Fort Lauderdale

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 10, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    It was great! We had an awesome date night
  3. C

    Catira

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 8, 2022

    overall5food5service2ambience5
    We were a party of 7 and as soon as we sat the server informed us that we needed to leave after 2 hours and a half since was the Mother's Day. This was super disappointed. first of all, there was not waiting line and second was a special day that we wanted to spend more time at the restaurant. That policy of leave after 2 hours was rude, and we did not like it. We will think about it next time that we need to make a reservation there
  4. f

    firstvisit

    Miami

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 4, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great service! Great food! I would recommend to a friend.
  5. AC

    AndreaC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 27, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    For any occasion, it is an excellent option to enjoy lunch or dinner!
  6. MM

    MartinM

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 17, 2022

    overall3food2service5ambience5
    The service was excellent but the quality of food is not the same as before.
  7. CB

    CharmaineB

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 26, 2022

    overall2food1service2ambience5
    The food was barely cooked and they seemed short staffed. The manager was great and tried to make the experience better but I left as the food was not cooked properly.
  8. AC

    AngelC

    Fort Lauderdale

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 12, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent service and the Spanish wine was great , thank you
  9. CS

    CaseyStark

    New York Area

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 12, 2022

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    Go to a different restaurant. I’ve been to many Argentinian restaurants. This was nothing but a cheap self service joint. First of all there was chicken cutlet under my foot as soon as I sat down. Inferior meats that were cold. Supposedly appetizer type salad bar was dismal. Cheap fixings. You have to serve yourself salad. Then wait on line at the open kitchen for your meat. I could count the amount of meat on the grill. Little end of cheap meat. Dry ribs horrible bbq sauce. Dried sausage. Chic like the sole of your shoe. Non English speaking serving meat. So they didn’t understand what you want. You have to just point. Need I go on.
  10. M

    Mlau

    Montreal

    2 reviews

    2.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on March 5, 2022

    overall2food2service2ambience2
    Cold buffet = 2/5 Meat grill = 3/5 Music is good but way too loud. They played Latino music on the 80’s special night. Manager is nice but service is slow.
  11. MS

    MalcolmS

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 24, 2022

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    My overall experience was not a pleasant one. The food they cooked on the grill was dry and tough. They allowed guests to reach over the food to point at what was on the grill. Even if you ate multiple plates full of food, you’re still not getting a good value. Our waiter seemed like he couldn’t get away fast enough after doing the intro. He even mentioned that Bayside location was the better one between the 2. The salad bar was dirty and unkept. The restaurant was quiet for the most part, with the exception of other guest just letting their kids run around inside. The best part of the whole evening and meal were the drinks and the slice of strawberry that came with the dessert we got.
  12. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 22, 2022

    overall2food1service3ambience3
    Unfortunately the quality of the food was just not there. I can’t knock the service because I know what it is to be short staff, but I did find it weird that the “managers/supervisors” did do table touches to other guest that had purchased wines and other alcohol, but not all of them. Definitely need to level up the food at this place. I ordered a filet and the waiter said 20 min cooked medium. I understood because of the restraints but after about 40 min and pretty much done I got the filet brought. One was cooked rare and the other well done. Overall not a great experience and to be honest in the back of my mind I get it. Things have changed, but if you can’t handle the volume better to be closed than opened.
  13. MV

    MaxV

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 14, 2022

    overall1food2service1ambience2
    They cancelled my reservation. And did not even called me before. I went with all my family at the specified hour. They told me that the reservation does not exist. That they were closing their restaurant and that the problem was generated because I made the reservation with Open Table. It was an awful experience. The worst service I have ever seen.
  14. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Fort Lauderdale

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 14, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent service and customer service, they have a wide variety of food and excellent chefs, a delight
  15. AF

    AngelaF

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 5, 2022

    overall2food1service5ambience3
    The absolute cheapest bottom of the barrel food that I've ever eaten! Worse than cruise ship food, Golden Coral, and the Chinese buffet put together. Invest in higher quality food!
  16. B

    Boblife

    Miami

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on January 29, 2022

    overall4food3service5ambience4
    The food was ok
  17. FJ

    FernandoJ

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 16, 2022

    overall1food1service2ambience1
    La comida estaba fría, sin sabor. El vino que nos ofrecieron no correspondía la cepa que el mesero mencionaba
  18. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Fort Lauderdale

    8 reviews

    3.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on January 9, 2022

    overall3food3service3ambience4
    The steak wasn’t fresh! Not the best quality! The sides cheaper
  19. LM

    LuisaM

    Birmingham

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on January 23, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent service and delicious food, the server was very helpful
  20. LX

    LuisXV

    Miami

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 9, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    I like this place, good grilled food, reasonable price with a wine bottle included by person or other drink options, that's great and good friendly service. Definitely, I recommend it.
  21. JS

    JoseS

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 1, 2021

    overall1food5service1ambience3
    Before we get the food the offer us the check ??? I don’t see any difference from regular days on the food but the was a big difference on the price for each We was 4 and the charge me $48 for gratuity on the bill Is not the first time we eat there but maybe was the last one Suerte !!
  22. J

    Justok

    Kansas City

    11 reviews

    1.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on January 1, 2021

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    They were only open for reservations but wouldn’t accept our open table reservations! We had to go somewhere else, last minute, on New Year’s Eve to eat dinner. So disappointing!
  23. Z

    Zajan1978

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 5, 2020

    overall2food1service4ambience3
    I went to the Knife Restaurant in Hallandale with my family. I understand that Covid-19 has affected the services in many ways, but if you pay 34.99 per person, you are still expecting good food and service. They kept the meat rare, so you had to wait a long time to get the meat at the correct temperature. They only had two different types of cuts, and the meats had more fat than beef. They had ribs, but only two racks, so I didn't get to try much because it was raw, and whatever was cooked, they did not hold for much time. The service was excellent. I am not planning to return.
  24. S

    Soni

    Fort Lauderdale

    91 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    91 reviews

    Dined on November 28, 2020

    overall4food4service5ambience5
    This particular restaurant is following the CDC guidelines when talking about salad bar. Not self served is allow, which keeps things under control. Unfortunately is not the same case for the meat, one need to stand in line with the rest of people in the restaurant. While 6 feet apart stickers are in the floor, the facility floor plans makes difficult to respect this policy
  25. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Miami

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on November 25, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Amazing venue and food, service was wonderful!
  26. JS

    JavierS

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 22, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great salads and meats. Service was excellent. Try the empanadas.
  27. MM

    MiguelM

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 15, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great food, great place!!
  28. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Miami

    2 reviews

    2.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on October 2, 2020

    overall2food4service2ambience1
    I made a reservation to celebrate my one year anniversary. When i got there they didn’t even ask for my name they were looking around where to sit me and my date. On top of that when i made a reservation i put i wanted a desert that said “happy 1 year anniversary” and i didn’t even get that. Bad service. Not coming again.
  29. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Houston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 2, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Place is getting better by the day! Keep up the good work and the hood customer service!
  30. SS

    ShelbyS

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 22, 2020

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    Was making a reservation with a Groupon - through Groupon it shows to use a specific website for reservations; this website is non existent. I called the restaurant to figure out the next steps, after explaining the situation and what had transpired they directed me to OpenTable. When I arrived at the restaurant they have a sign at the sign in desk stating they are not accepting Groupons. They basically refused to do anything further about it and wanted to charge us full price for a Saturday night dinner. *We did not stay to eat but went somewhere else* Anyone that I had contact with had a language barrier and could hardly understand what I was explaining.
  31. AS

    ASHLEYRENEE

    San Francisco

    3 reviews

    1.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on August 15, 2020

    overall1food1service3ambience2
    Service was terribly slow as it seemed the staff was overwhelmed. The waitress seemed to ignore what we ordered and instead brought us “a little bit of everything to try”. Consequently most of the food sat on the table as majority of the selections were bland and inedible. Really the only thing we liked were the pickled eggplant, empanadas, and the beer.. but still not worth raving about or returning for. Unfortunately we left completely unsatisfied. Sadly, wouldn’t recommend.
  32. FH

    FelixH

    Miami

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on August 11, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    La señora que nos atendió fue muy atenta educada la verdad fue un gran servicio mi esposa quedó encantada
  33. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Miami

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 9, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excelente servicio. Muy buena la comida. La atención recibida por la mesera de nombre Erika estuvo genial. 100% recomendado!
  34. Y

    Yilidari

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 21, 2020

    overall1food1service3ambience3
    It was a disaster when we got to the restaurant, the assistant manager was not helpful at all, with my reservation, in firts place he sent us to a table on the corner, behind everything even was empty table with a better atmosphere. Finally he gave us another table but we were already upset wit this situation specially due to the ocassion dinner. The only 5 reviews I would give is to the nice lady that assisted our table. Unfortunately I don't remember her name. The food menu was poorly, not many options to choose wat to eat.
  35. JD

    JoseD

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 7, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everything good the waitress excellent attention and service
  36. FR

    FernandoR

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 24, 2020

    overall5food4service5ambience4
    Great Service and attention (under the present situation), worth the effort to open the restaurant and make the best of what's the regular menu options
  37. DJ

    DonJ

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 23, 2020

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    First night open. Order everything from your server for the time being. Great food as always. Good to be back in a restaurant and eat some great steaks.
  38. Z

    Zipee

    New York Area

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on March 11, 2020

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Overall our party of four had a wonderful experience. Our server, Sabrina, was attentive and helpful. There certainly is plenty of food. Our main gripe was the food in the back on the grill. It was abundant, but it was not hot. And it was even cooler by the time we brought it to the table. However, we all special ordered filet mignon and it was served straight from the kitchen, hot. We would return to this restaurant.
  39. VU

    VULFN

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 8, 2020

    overall4food3service5ambience5
    This time the food at the salad bar was not as good as usual: soup was cold, some salad tray's were empty. Meet was good as always. Will be back
  40. TM

    TraceyM

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 6, 2020

    overall1food1service2ambience1
    The food was uncooked and very cheap qualities of meat

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitizing

    • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
    • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
    • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
    • Contactless payment available
  • Physical distancing

    • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Protective equipment

    • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
    • Staff is vaccinated
    • Staff temperature check required

FAQs

The Knife Restaurant - Hallandale offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (954) 312-3080.

The Knife Restaurant - Hallandale is rated 3.8 stars by 237 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Google Map for The Knife Restaurant - Hallandale

602 E. Hallandale Beach Blvd. Hallandale Beach, FL 33009

Additional information

  • Cross street

    S. Federal Hwy.

  • Neighborhood

    Hallandale Beach

  • Hours of operation

    Lunch Daily 12:00 pm–4:00 pm Dinner Daily 4:00 pm–10:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    Steakhouse, Argentinean, Barbecue

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Parking details

    Private Lot

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Dog Friendly, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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