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About Wellington's Steakhouse at Rising Star Casino Resort

Wellington's Steakhouse is the "best kept secret" in Southeastern Indiana. From the impeccable service to our diverse menu we will offer you a fantastic dining experience. We serve everything from a 24oz. Porterhouse Steak to Berkshire Kurobuta Pork Chop. After dinner live gaming action is right around the corner whether you enjoy slots, tables or live poker. This will be more than just a dining experience.

777 Rising Star Drive
Rising Sun, IN 47040
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Steakhouse, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Sunday & Thursday - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday and Saturday - 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Closed Monday - Wednesday

Cross Street:
SR 56

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(812) 438-1234 ext. 5150

Website:
http://www.risingstarcasino.com/

Entertainment:
There is live entertainment every Friday and Saturday night in Big Vic's Pub & Grub adjacent to Wellington's.

Parking Details:
We offer free valet parking.

Executive Chef:
Chris Basil

Additional:
BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking

Special Events & Promotions:
Come in and try some exciting new dishes we have added to our existing exquisite menu! We are now offering a decadent Creme Brulee carmelized and served table side. Taking things up a notch!!!

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Sun 5:00PM - 10:00PM

Wed - Thu 5:00PM - 10:00PM

Fri - Sat 5:00PM - 7:00PM

Wellington's Steakhouse at Rising Star Casino Resort Ratings and Reviews

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4.3

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.2

service

4.4

ambience

4.3

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

92% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (9)
Romantic (8)
Good for a Date (6)
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Worth the Drive (6)
Cozy (5)
Quiet Conversation (5)
Good for Anniversaries (4)
Fun (4)
Neighborhood Gem (4)
Good for Birthdays (3)
Casual (3)
Comfort Food (3)
Fit for Foodies (3)
Business Meals (2)
Creative Cuisine (2)
Handcrafted Cocktails (2)
Sunday Lunch (2)
Authentic (1)
Hot Spot (1)
Notable Wine List (1)
Pre/post Theatre (1)
Seasonal (1)
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined 6 days ago

Over the years Wellingtons has been outstanding. However the last two times we ate there the salmon was not cooked completely despite pointing this out, even more so the second time. This was brought to the attention of the Manager. I don't know if there is a new chef hired, but there was one other customer who also mentioned his food was not cooked properly. I can only hope that Wellington's will correct this problem. For a fine dining restaurant it has high standards and should do whatever it takes to maintain such standards. While the rest of our food was good, it falls short when the main entree is not cooked properly.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on November 3, 2017

We have been coming to Rising Star Casino for a year and a half and always enjoy viewing the seasonal changes in decor. Christmas is our favorite. We also very much like the community of Rising Sun, Indiana. It is a very charming community with fun events. It's our understanding that the casino contributes a great deal to Rising Sun and Ohio County. Thank you for that.

We usually dine at Vic's Pub next door on prime rib Thursday's and Sunday's but because we had revieved a savings coupon from Wellingtons we decided to try it. Previously we had checked the menu prices and passed. However, our experience was top notch and a very pleasant surprise! We were very impressed not only with the amount of servings but the quality in taste and the atmosphere was very cozy, quiet and comfortable, three things that are lacking in many restaurants these days. We also received very good wait service. We do suggest providing a little more lighting to be able to read the menu. And maybe a complementary sample of wine to indice an order.

Thank you for our invitation!

Tags: Romantic, Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Authentic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Worth the Drive
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·Dined on September 15, 2017

food was great it was too dark. I had to move to a booth because the chairs sit too low. I felt I was on the floor

Tags: Fun, Special Occasion, Romantic
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·Dined on September 15, 2017

We had the Filet steak and it was excellent. Very tender and tasty. Also Baked Potato Was delicious. Made reservations over the Internet and was surprised to receive a free appetizer with our dinner. Would highly recommend this restaurant for an upscale evening out dinner.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Romantic
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on September 14, 2017

Food was outstanding. The only reason I didnt give it 5 stars was our server wasnt very friendly and we had to ask her for everything and she didn't come back to check on us

Tags: Worth the Drive, Sunday Lunch
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on September 1, 2017

I always enjoy myself when I go here. The food and service are amazing.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (Indiana)·Dined on August 31, 2017

This visit was a little better than last visit. My first complaint was the shrimp appetizer, it felt slimy and smelled to fishy.. just wasn't the same as normal and we get that every time we come. The second was the stuffed mushroom appetizers, they definitely were not the same. They were tough like either over cooked or we were given old mushrooms that were heated up again. Other than than those 2, the steaks were great, we didn't have to send either back cause they were cooked as ordered and were good In taste . Thank u!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Romantic
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 (Indiana)·Dined on August 25, 2017

This place has really changed in the past year. The quality of the food, service, and atmosphere has gone down to what you would fine at a less than fine dinning restaurant.
My last two experiences there found the food to be mediocre at best, lacking in flavor and bland tasting.
I assume they were cutting cost by no longer having table cloths but having tables with scratches makes you wonder when the stemware will be replaced with mason jars.

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 (Louisville)·Dined on August 25, 2017

It is always a wonderful experience when we come here. Britney, one of their best servers took care of everything for us and made dining a pleasure. Our two favorites to order are the filet and the pork chops. Neither have ever disappointed us. I am very picky with ordering a steak out, but I must say when I order a filet at Wellington's they are the best in flavor and tenderness and always cooked to perfection. I highly recommend Wellington's if you are ever in the area.

Tags: Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Cozy
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 (Indiana)·Dined on August 18, 2017

We started with the Sangaria which was on special Friday night and was quite delightful followed by Scallops as an appetizer and they were delicious, seared perfectly and the sauce was crazy good.
The BLT salad was good, I found the the ranch dressing that came with it was a little watery
My main course was the filet which was tender but not very hot when it came out and the baked Mac n cheese which I found fantastic
The service was outstanding and the ambience was nice
I would recommend this place when visiting Rising Sun

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on August 17, 2017

Wellingtons is comparable to any fine dining in the Cincy Metro area. Service and food is outstanding! I highly recommend making the trip to enjoy the food and the casino for a little entertainment.

Tags: Romantic, Seasonal, Hot Spot, Fun, Cozy, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on August 17, 2017

Everything was fine except the wait. Waited for one hour for entree to arrive. It was the kitchens fault for this delay. Order was promptly taken by a friendly server and either the kitchen lost the order or they were understaffed. Whatever this is not the service I expet from an upscale restaurant.

Tags: Casual, Cozy, Worth the Drive
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on August 13, 2017

A little disappointed in the food this time we dined at Wellington's.

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on August 10, 2017

Not at all what i anticipated. We were very disappointed. Not worth the price

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on July 27, 2017

I have never had a bad meal there. The food and staff are amazing. We try to go at least once a month for date time, never been disappointed.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Romantic, Cozy
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 (Louisville)·Dined on July 27, 2017

Service was wonderful. Bread, French Onion Soup and salad were great. I got the shrimp scampi....shrimp was tough. My companion, Ann Clark, got the filet, medium well and it was charred and tough. The server was told and offered her something else but we didn't want to wait.

Tags: Cozy
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on July 22, 2017

The food is always top rate at this fine dining restaurant in the Rising Star Casino. We had salmon with salad and asparagus on the side. The chocolate cake for dessert is a large dessert that is best split between two people. We usually return to this restaurant at least monthly, and there is no reason not to given the overall experience.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on July 21, 2017

The service and food is top notch. I highly recommend the pork chops. Surf and Turf is very good too. Very large Lobster Tail!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion
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·Dined on July 21, 2017

I would NEVER order their Chicken Cordon Bleu again as I felt it was very sub-par. Instead of Chicken, ham and cheese filling, it was more chicken, fat & cheese. The ham or whatever they used as a filling was indeed very fatty and had not been trimmed from the ham.

Tags: Good for a Date
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on July 13, 2017

Excellent dining experience. First time eating here and it was great. Wish I hadn't waited so long to try it!

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Naples)·Dined on June 30, 2017

Food was good, staff was outstanding and very attentive. Would go back for sure.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Romantic
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 (Indiana)·Dined on June 29, 2017

I was highly disappointed on Thursday when I went to eat. I had the shrimp scampi the last time I ate there and loved it! That's what I was looking forward to on this last visit and when they brought it out, it just wasn't the scampi I remembered. They changed it. They also failed to change it in the menu or even have the servers let customers aware of the change. It was not the same taste at all. So anyways the nice server asked to get me something else and I was hesitant because I didn't want to waste the food, but then that's not what I expected either. So I asked if they would bag it up and I can take it home to my daughter who actually may like it and he said absolutely! So I ordered the New York strip and a few minutes later the manager walked out with the scampi in a bag asking me if i wanted it. I said I don't but I was gonna take it home to my daughter. He said well I will have to charge u for this also. I said no.. I don't want it then. So my point of the story is, I ordered off the menu something I was expecting and it wasn't that and I wasn't made aware that it wasn't the same and has been changed. So instead of letting me take it to my daughter they would rather throw the entire meal away because I wasn't gonna be charged for it! That's sad! It was not my fault u changed an item and didn't change it on the menu or even let me know when I ordered it! They rather waste a whole plate of food then to have someone take their mistake home to someone else who may like it.

Tags: Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch, Romantic, Casual
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on June 22, 2017

Great food and service. Only complaint was the croutons on the Caesar salad were tasty but extremely hard. Filet was great!

Tags: Disabled Access, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Notable Wine List, Cozy, Comfort Food
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 (Louisville)·Dined on June 2, 2017

Came for my birthday and enjoyed it with family. Service was good and so was the food.

Tags: Good for a Date, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Live Music, Comfort Food, Sunday Lunch, Casual, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation
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 (Indiana)·Dined on May 25, 2017

Very enjoyable for dinner with my wife! More food than two can eat! Tasty and good.

Tags: Romantic, Local Ingredients, Waterfront, Scenic View
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 12, 2017

The food and wine was absolutely fantastic. Our server, Laurie was Great! She made us feel welcome, did a fantastic job and really was there to be sure we had a great experience.

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 (Birmingham)·Dined on April 28, 2017

My experience at wellington has always been delightful. Great food ,relaxing atmosphere, and awesome service. I would rate them as a five star dining.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Quiet Conversation
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on April 28, 2017

We ordered steak well done not burnt and it was burnt. Was told that baked potato would not be opened to keep it hotter well it was cold when it came and we ordered cheese cake which usually is the best but it was frozen when brought to the table. I was told they are redoing the kitchen ....server was upset and so was we. We was there 2 hours and 10 minutes for dinner. Normally one hour... was very disappointed this time in food. Couldn't find manager or we would have complained.

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on April 28, 2017

Just a really nice place to enjoy a very good meal. Warning: Do not eat too much of the "Can't -Eat-Just -One bread they serve before your meal -you won't be able to finish your dinner.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Indiana)·Dined on April 21, 2017

We have visited Wellington's on several occasions. Normally we have some sort of complimentary award from the Rising Star Casino to defray out expense. The service was not as up to par as usual on this visit but still satisfactory. The food was excellent as always and the free appetizer given due to our booking our reservation on Open Table was appreciated.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Cozy
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on March 31, 2017

Wonderful steaks ! Great ambiance and got a free dessert for booking online!

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on March 23, 2017

Excellent!!! Food is on point! Waitstaff is excellent.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Business Meals
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vip
 (Cincinnati)·Dined on March 17, 2017

Never had issues previously with quality of food. On this occasion my steak was overcooked and difficult to chew and swallow. Will still go back because this was an exception as we never experienced this in past. Did not complain as we did not have time for food to be re-cooked due to show tickets.

Tags: Good for a Date
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vip
 (Cincinnati)·Dined on March 16, 2017

Best Restaurant in the area. Great Steak, Great Service. If you love fine dining this is it.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on March 10, 2017

The overall experience was great. Well worth the money.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on March 2, 2017

Excellent service and fine dining- we will be back.

Tags: Good for a Date, Fun, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Seasonal, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Disabled Access, Cozy
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on February 26, 2017

The food was excellent and the server, Jane was the best anybody could hope for. We have made your place to go for our wedding anniversary for the last 8 years. Never disappoints.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Romantic
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on February 24, 2017

Excellent food drinks, and service. Great value for the quality of the food. The king crab legs were outstanding !

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Creative Cuisine
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on February 24, 2017

As always our goto, they have changed the menu over the years, but for the better, we've missed some items from the menu, and yet we still go back. We will continue to go back. Wine list is one of the best. They keep getting it right.

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vip
 (Cincinnati)·Dined on February 17, 2017

Great food. Good place for a special night out.

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