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Trancas Steak House

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999 Trancas St, Napa, CA 94558-2903 (Bear Lane)
+1 707-258-9990
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:30
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Napa, California
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88 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good if you are just hungry and want food to eat. I am not in love with the place but for tourist it is worth the stop if you are on a budget.Lemon drop martini also good. Nice place if you are not in a hurry and want to sit and chat or have a business meeting.

Thank habibtiliz
Kingston, Oklahoma
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice atmosphere with fantastic food. Hostess wasn't the nicest, but the waitstaff were awesome. I had the 6oz prime rib. Not much fat and was the perfect portion size for me. My brother had the 12 oz. and he was a happy camper. We had a very nice dinner. You may want to make reservations on Fridays/Saturdays. We didn't... More 

Thank Elizabeth L
Southern California
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you'll be happy with a decent steak, fresh salad and veggies and a smothered baked potato, you can eat here with the locals and still afford a few bottles of good wine up valley. We took advantage of a dinner special and were pleased with the meal. Esp good for big appetites.

Thank TraveLee073
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The menu said "world's best prime rib", I don't know about that, but it was really good. Friendly service and a nice place to go to get away from people making pretentious wine comments.

Thank Dan D
Dallas, Texas
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Napa is my favorite vacation destination. Filled with gorgeous vineyards, amazing sunsets, beautiful view and incredible wine, award winning food! But! If you need a break from the pricey 4 star restaurants with dollars signs to match, try Trancas Steakhouse. It is definitely not a tourist destination but they will make you feel right at home. Lots of locals and... More 

Thank GrapeHeart
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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69 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Great food great service, local atmosphere. One side has a sports bar atmosphere, the other side a nice dining room. I had prime rib and it was excellent.

Thank Belinda K
Napa, California
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72 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The steak salad was very good. The kids menu was a good selection for picky eaters.the service was a bit distracting. It was all with good intentions though. We will have to try it again some other time (although last time butter was dropped on our guests.

Thank Gail B
Napa, California
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Pleasantly laid back and down to earth. The food is consistently good and the tandem service always seems to make me smile when I need something. Good energy and local nostalgia off the tourist route. Love dipping the roast sandwich now and then too.

Thank Master-Wine-Tours
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70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

we made dinner reservations here on opentable at the last minute because it was near our hotel. the food was good and service was good. When we arrived the hostess said it was happy hour on the bar and restaurant side as well. When we got our bill we were not charged the happy hour posted prices so double check... More 

Thank ashley s
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286 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Two couples sat down for a nice lunch in a traditional steak house. This is it. Prime rib, new your, top sirloin and french dip are all available, along with several wonderful salad choices. The food prep is consistent, and the offerings are tasty.

Thank saolsen11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:30
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 999 Trancas St, Napa, CA 94558-2903
    (Bear Lane)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Napa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-258-9990
Napa Valley's Best Steak and Prime Rib Restaurant

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