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Louis Benton Steakhouse - CLOSED

77 Monroe Center St NW, Suite 100, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2903
+1 616-454-7455
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
2 Dec 2014
“Very good steaks”
23 Nov 2014
“Good but not great”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, Bar, Seafood, Sushi
$$ - $$$
77 Monroe Center St NW, Suite 100, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2903
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Reviewed 2 December 2014

I hosted a family birthday party at Benton's, and the food was uniformly excellent. All of us had great food. I would note, however, that I was charged $16 for water; I was not told that that charge would be made. That was the one...More

Thank elevatorguy
Allison H, Manager at Louis Benton Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2014

Thanks for taking the time and sharing your experience! We're happy to hear you enjoyed your meal at Louis Benton! However, we'd love a little more detail about your charge. Would you mind sending us a private message?

Reviewed 23 November 2014

The atmosphere was nice, the service was good. But the steak was no tastier than you might get in inexpensive chain. It was really disappointing because we went for a special event.

Thank 761rickh
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Made reservations to celebrate my wife and my anniversary. The ambiance is subdued but not to the point at some places where it's almost hard to see. The service was extremely attentive. The server sat us and made sure everything looked correct (seating, area, etc)....More

Thank WestMichEng
Allison H, Manager at Louis Benton Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2014

We were ecstatic to be included in such a special night! Thank you for taking the time to publish these kind words; it’s really great to hear you both enjoyed your food and experience with Louis Benton. We’ll be sure to pass your review on...More

Reviewed 20 November 2014

This was my first visit to dine at LB and will be my last. I entered the main dining room which was huge, dark and void of any ambiance. Waited an overly long time for the food to be served.Salad out of a package,veggies were...More

Thank Pamela B
Allison H, Manager at Louis Benton Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2014

Hi Pamela, Thanks for taking the time to write such an honest review. We're sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your meal with us during your latest visit; the last thing we want is for anyone to leave our restaurant hungry and unsatisfied. We're...More

Reviewed 24 October 2014

This is my favorite steakhouse in town (that I've tried) and prefer it over Ruth Chris. The prices are a little better, the food is better and the service is great. Very good atmosphere and a great place for a special occasion or just a...More

2  Thank Brian K
Reviewed 20 October 2014

This was our second visit to Grand Rapids, and we try to hit all the local bars and restaurants. We thought we would give this place another try for drinks. Most people at the bar were wearing jeans, same as us. The first time I...More

Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

Is this place really still in business? With all the other great steak restaurants in GR, I'm really surprised that this place is still here. My neighbor made the reservation because we could get into the other steak houses in town. I agreed to go,...More

1  Thank Silver7246
Reviewed 13 August 2014

This is a true restaurant experience-from service to the food, this is quite the date night. Plan on spending quite a bit, but this is worth the splurge.

1  Thank jkwebb
Reviewed 11 August 2014

My buddy and I were in town for a wedding without our spouses. We decided to find somewhere to get a good steak the night before the wedding. This place happened to be in the same building as our hotel. The bad: We went at...More

3  Thank Hyflyn
Reviewed 11 August 2014

My boyfriend and I have been going here for the $6 burgers on Wednesdays for lunch the last few weeks now and have yet to be disappointed. The burgers are fabulous and the amount of food you get for $6 is insane - I've never...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Monroe Center St NW, Suite 100, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2903
    (Ionia Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-454-7455
Welcome to Louis Benton Steakhouse and LB's Lounge. We are a classic American steakhouse with a heavy Chicago influence. Come enjoy an exciting and comfortable atmosphere, where big steaks are served, and bold wines are poured. Feel free to loosen your tie, and be yourself while enjoying a world class experience delivered by our warm and friendly service professionals. As one of the only Blues venues in Grand Rapids, we offer a relaxing setting to come and let loose. Reminiscent of the great clubs of the Windy City, we are proud to feature some of Michigan's top blues artists. Inspired by blues guitar legends such as BB King, Muddy Waters, and Buddy guy, our ambiance will take you back to when the simpler things were appreciated. When life gets hectic, it's nice to know there's a place you can come to just breathe, relax, and enjoy life. That's what we do here at Louis Benton Steakhouse and LB's Lounge, we hope to see you soon!
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