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Prime Steakhouse

316 Richland Ave W, Aiken, SC 29801
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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316 Richland Ave W, Aiken, SC 29801
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Reviewed yesterday

The quality has gone down hill and the last 2 times we have gone have been rather disappointing. The specials never change and the steaks don't even come close to the big name steak houses. Not going back.

Thank Cori O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Prime is an excellent steakhouse. The steak was cooked perfectly and had a great flavor. My appetizer of Seared Tuna was outstanding. The others in my party also agreed on the high quality of the food. The service was very good, but for a steakhouse...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best places to dine in Aiken . You will have to be a bit of a beef cut knowledgeable so you can get your choice of beef right. Service is very good. The place is a bit claustrophobic since space...More

Thank Sam F
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We are so fortunate to have a genuine steakhouse in Aiken. One bite of their steak just reminds you of what a steak should taste like. Only 2% of all beef is prime, and believe me, there's a difference! In addition, there is wonderful, attentive...More

Thank Mike L
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent wine list and knowledge staff. Unfortunately the food is overpriced and mediocre at best. We went with 3 other couples who all thought the food was very over priced, but if you like really good wine they do have some great ones!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This is a pricey place, but it is worth every penny. The food, the drinks, and the service are first class. We had the lamb chops and would highly recommend them. There were four double chops and were cooked perfectly. We can't say enough good...More

Thank paulidol
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We went as a special night out and ended up feeling like we wasted money. The waiter was wonderful. The place was decorated beautifully. My lobster bisque was anazing. And I thought if the lobster bisque is this good the steak is going to be...More

Thank Kim D
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

First, this place is $$$. However we've never eaten here and regretted it! The food is perfection but even more impressive is the service. After only the second time there, the owner remembered our previous visit and made us feel so welcomed. This is a...More

Thank tamilia81
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The owner met me at the door and was very friendly throughout my visit. The server was excellent too, both efficient and friendly and as a bonus from South Florida. Conversation with her was fun. I started with a house salad which was cold and...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Whenever we want a nice steak in Aiken, we head to the Prime Steakhouse. The staff is always helpful and the food is excellent. I normally get the 8 oz. filet. It is always properly cooked to my taste and very flavorful. My wife just...More

Thank GiberttheDad
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Richland Ave W, Aiken, SC 29801
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: 803-642-4488
(803) 642-4488
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