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Big Texan Steak Ranch

) #8 of 423 Restaurants in Amarillo ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Steakhouse,
7701 E Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX 79118-6915
+1 806-372-6000
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (1,834 reviews)
“fudge” (104 reviews)
“prime rib” (149 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
7701 E Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX 79118-6915
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My younger sis and I took a trip in May to see our youngest sister. She had worked at the Big Texan for several years prior to early retirement so we had to go .. to see what in the world it was all about....More

7  Thank Sherry R
Jason A, Public Relations Manager at Big Texan Steak Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We love hearin' that y'all were able to explore the restaurant with your sister acting as your guide! It always means a lot to us when former members of our team want to come back and show off the fun atmosphere to family and friends....More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant was pretty busy when we visited, but we were still seated in about 10 minutes. It's decked out in everything "Texas", which made the atmosphere fun. Our waitress was fantastic, and the food was good as well. It is defienlty a tourist attraction,...More

8  Thank Helice D
Jason A, Public Relations Manager at Big Texan Steak Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're so glad that y'all had an awesome visit to our big ol' Texan paradise! We love hearin' that your waitress took such great care of y'all and that y'all enjoyed our homemade cowboy grub. We hope that y'all will come on back and see...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you're looking for a tourist trap go here. You'll find exactly that- unbelievable amounts of people piled on top of one another, over priced crap, and cafeteria quality food. If you want a good steak and sides and bread head to Texas Roadhouse. A...More

1  Thank Trena1062
Jason A, Public Relations Manager at Big Texan Steak Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're sorry that you feel that way. We do our best to make sure that every guest leaves full and happy after chowin' down on our homemade cowboy grub. We hope that you'll give us another chance in the future to provide that perfect cowboy...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Not only is the food, we had steaks that were cooked to perfection, but the desserts are huge and homemade. We were serenaded treated to a Happy Birthday song for my husband by Bobby and Dilbert, the duo that plays the guitar and fiddle. Then...More

8  Thank Judith L
Jason A, Public Relations Manager at Big Texan Steak Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're so thrilled to hear that y'all enjoyed the meal and got to meet Danny and hear some of the awesome stories about our history! It's even better that y'all were able to see three different 72 oz. challenges and explore some of the entertainment...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Big Texan Steak Ranch This is the place in Amarillo, TX, known for it's 72 oz steak challenge. The restaurant is readily accessible, being on the side of I-40 (North side, west bound). Open air parking is plentiful. Many tour buses bring tourists to...More

3  Thank 41vanl
Jason A, Public Relations Manager at Big Texan Steak Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're glad to hear that you enjoyed the food as you stopped by during your cross country drive. Our number one goal is always for our guests to enjoy delicious cowboy grub while being welcomed into a fun cowboy environment by our friendly Texan hospitality....More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been disappointed by tourist traps before. But not this one the food is delicious entertainment on point can't go wrong enjoy .

9  Thank Victor P
Jason A, Public Relations Manager at Big Texan Steak Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're so glad that we didn't disappoint and that y'all had a fantastic visit with delicious food! We sure do hope that you'll come on back and see us again soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have driven by several times and decided to stop! It was definitely worth it to see the inside if the building. If you are a Route 66 fan, this is the place for you! They opened in 1960, serving $1 steaks and the over...More

9  Thank TravelingalAC
Jason A, Public Relations Manager at Big Texan Steak Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

It definitely sounds like y'all had a great visit and that y'all were able to take a look around see a little bit of everything going on in the restaurant! We're so glad that y'all were even able to see a 72 oz. challenge, because...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We finally got to try this place after passing by the past few years. We were quite disappointed. Three of us ordered the "Fort Worth" ribeye steak and only one out of the three was good. The other two were very fatty and a bit...More

3  Thank Annette K
Jason A, Public Relations Manager at Big Texan Steak Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're disappointed to hear about your experience. We always want our guests to have a great visit with delicious, homemade cowboy grub and the friendly Texan service that our guests have come to know and love over the years. We hope that y'all will reconsider...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place to eat Ate lunch there. Big servings , could not finish all my meal. Everyone was very friendly and courteous. Steak was cooked just the way I liked it. My husbands steak was perfect , also There was a customer who took the...More

8  Thank Laura P
Jason A, Public Relations Manager at Big Texan Steak Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

There's not much better in the world than eatin' a perfectly cooked steak while watchin' someone else try and take down the big ol' 72 oz. challenge! We hope that y'all will find some time to come on back and see us for even more...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Didn't eat here. We stopped along the way to visit the gift shop. Being from Massachusetts it was really a site to see and take some pictures.

8  Thank cindy c
Jason A, Public Relations Manager at Big Texan Steak Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're glad y'all stopped in to see us, even if you didn't have a chance to dine with us! We hope y'all will stop back in to enjoy a meal the next time you're in the area!

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I would highly doubt it as it was about half an hour just to get in. But you never know!
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23 June 2017|
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Response from Rick C | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call them directly at 806-372-6000.
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Response from pat g | Reviewed this property |
Their website says they will pickup at almost all hotels in Amarillo. We stayed at the Best Western just up the road from you. Your front desk person has a card to give the limo driver (tips only) that they get a discount... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 35
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:30
Monday
07:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:30
Thursday
07:00 - 22:30
Friday
07:00 - 22:30
Saturday
07:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7701 E Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX 79118-6915
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
  • Phone Number: +1 806-372-6000
  • E-mail
Description
Voted as the #1 Eating contest in America by Huffington Post.Voted as 1 of the top 10 places by Draft Magazine to drink a beer at.The list goes on and on. This place is full of action and what the Wild West was all about. 2,000 Square foot gift shop that even has a live rattlesnake in there. We have 12 Hand-Crafted beers made on site with a beer style to fit almost any beer drinker. From Raspberry Wheat to Whiskey Barrel Stout with Seasonal beers to fill in such as Oktoberfest Lager & Pecan Porter. Same Lee family for the last 54-years serving 3-generations of guests. Young man, We fed your grandfather! We're Glad your Here!
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