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Old 06-08-2018, 04:52 PM   #1
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Best Steak

Both my DS (18) and I love steak. Wondering where everyone thinks the best steak is? DH is a fish person, but likes a good ribeye. Last year went to Flying Fish and everyone was happy, but thought there might be other great places to try.
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Old 06-08-2018, 08:35 PM   #2
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The carnivores in my family (DH & DS) will tell you they had better steaks at Kona, Grand Floridian Cafe, and Tony's than at Le Cellier.
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I've had a great steak at Mama Melrose and Narcoossee's. I've heard Yachtsman is good, but so far we haven't eaten there.
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Yachtsman gets my vote, hands down. Its relaxed but elegant atmosphere makes Yachtsman the perfect place to wind down after a day of hectic touring.

Oddly, the prime rib is served with a sweet potato casserole which I thought peculiar until tasting it. It proved to be subtlely sweet, setting off the meat amazingly. I ate myself silly and then some.

Their steaks are cut in house and cooked perfectly. Service is efficient, servers eager to recommend and advise.

I agree that Le Cellier isn’t as great as many claim. We found the food okay, but it felt like eating in a dungeon. It’s really dark with tables much too close together, IMO.

Do consider Yachtsman since you enjoyed Flying Fish. I suspect you’ll be as big fans as we are if you give it a try.
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Another vote for Yachtsman.....although.....the Prime Rib at Olivia's is my favorite.
It is one of our "must-dos" every trip.
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On our March trip we ate a lot of steak as it is one of our favorites... our favorite steaks from this trip was the filet at Yachtsman & Narcoossees and surprisingly the beef & shrimp at the Castle (was not listed on allears.net but has been on the Castle menu since at least January. These were all perfectly cooked. The best though (melt in your mouth like butter) was the bison steak at California Grill that my sweetheart ordered and proceeded to pick at it bc it was a little too rare for him. I willingly sacrificed and switched with him. I would go back for that steak alone.

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The best though (melt in your mouth like butter) was the bison steak at California Grill that my sweetheart ordered and proceeded to pick at it bc it was a little too rare for him. I willingly sacrificed and switched with him. I would go back for that steak alone.

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We have a reservation there in August, but I don't recall seeing that on the menu, but it sounds fabulous. Was this a special for the night? Or was it on their regular menu?

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Chefs de France is a hidden gem with their steak. I prefer their steak over any others I’ve had at WDW.
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Yachtsman and Jiko- 2 of the best steaks we've had and not just WDW.
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I vote for Yachtsman too...but California Grille too had a very fork-tender steak.

Enjoy your new mission on finding the Best Steak...
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The best though (melt in your mouth like butter) was the bison steak at California Grill...
Must’ve been a special or dish that wasn’t popular enough to stay on the menu. I don’t see it on either the official or All Ears CG menu.

Bison is yummy, much leaner than beef and thus healthier.

Whole Foods near us sells bison steaks, roasts and burger patties. Not sure if all Whole Foods carry bison, though.

I buy just one 8 oz. bison strip steak, slice it thinly and saute with about three medium slivered onions. A sprinkle of cumin really brings out the flavor.

One of our favorite dinners that can, of course, be made with beef. We prefer it with bison.
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Le Cellier, BOG, and Chefs.
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Sadly, I looked backed at our photos from the night but I did not see one of the menu. I merely have what we all ate. I can say that the wonderful filet and shrimp we had at the Castle was on the menu it also was not showing up on allears or the official Disney site. Good luck.

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Thanks everyone for all the suggestions! Made reservations for Yachtsman and California Grill. Looking forward to trying these!
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