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George's Steak Pit

1206 S Jackson Hwy, Sheffield, AL 35660-5749
+1 256-381-1531
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good14%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribeye” (13 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
“baked potato” (7 reviews)
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1206 S Jackson Hwy, Sheffield, AL 35660-5749
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

The service is excellent. The food from the smoke pit is fantastic, whether steak or seafood. The atmosphere is low light and borders on being elegant. For a special occasion, this place will not disappoint.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tom F
frankv1446, Owner at George's Steak Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you Tom.

Reviewed 3 October 2018

My friend and I had had steaks three days in a row, but he wanted to come here and it would be his first visit. He enjoyed some wine, we ordered the rib eye steaks. and enjoyed two sides. We finished the meal with some...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank alvinds2017
frankv1446, Owner at George's Steak Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you. You must have had Brent as your server. yes he does look like Jim Cantore from the weather channel when he was younger. Yes he is a great server. Glad you enjoyed dinning with us and do come back soon. Thanks Frank Vafinis

Reviewed 20 August 2018

The food was bland. I ordered George's Special Ribeye, baked potato, and salad. My steak was ordered medium and it was dry and tasteless, as was the potato and salad.The only saving grace was the dessert, a chocolate pie with ice cream, it was outstanding....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank kenhotlanta
frank v, Owner at George's Steak Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hello Kenhotlanta. Sorry you were disappointed. Not sure why a baked potato would be bland. As for the rib tips we do not serve any of those and not sure about the chocolate pie. Not on our dessert list. Are you sure you are reviewing...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

First time visiting George’s Steak Pit and it was fantastic! We had a large group and everyone ordered something different and everyone said their meal was fantastic! Very accommodating for special diets and very knowledgeable. Thanks for making a great evening out with friends even...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jill H
frank v, Owner at George's Steak Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you Jill. Hope you can come to the shoals again soon. Do visit us when you do.

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We recently enjoyed an amazing dinner at George’s Steak Pit ! This is truly one of my favorite steakhouses in the country ! Mary Catherine’s service was exceptional and the food was awesome ! We look forward to our next opportunity to dine at George’s...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank boleyb
frank v, Owner at George's Steak Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thank you.

Reviewed 12 July 2018

Polite and attentive staff. We started our meal with the Greek Meatballs & Feta Cheese and it was good. Not usually a fan of blue cheese dressing but the house made was very good. For main course, I had the bone-in ribeye (23oz) and it...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MichaelMorrisAU
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Old world with great food cooked to perfection. For the hearty appetites. Steak and Chicken are both good.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Myself,wife and four guests visited for dinner.. We had heard great reviews about georges. What a disappointment. Food was overpriced,small portions,and over cooked. Two guests were unable to eat their steaks,overcooked and tough. We will not return and hope you have better luck than we...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed 21 February 2018

After hearing good things about George's Steak Pit for several years, my wife and I got to try it last weekend. We were let down. Even though this restaurant was packed with local patrons, our steak dinners were just average and the prices were gourmet...More

Date of visit: February 2018
3  Thank 58bernards
Reviewed 21 February 2018

My wife and went here for an after Valentines supper! My wife had the rib eye, and I had the prime rib! The meat was cooked to a, "T". The sides were excellent and the service was exceptional! If you in town for a day...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Jim G
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1206 S Jackson Hwy, Sheffield, AL 35660-5749
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Sheffield
  • Phone Number: +1 256-381-1531
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