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The Top Steakhouse

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2891 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43209-2614 (James)
+1 614-231-8238
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Columbus, Ohio
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met old friends here on a Saturday night and had a great meal. The service was very good and the table was a good size for the 6 of us. We ate in the bar area and it was loud and bustling. I had the famous 20oz Lobster tail which was the best I have ever had. It was cooked... More 

Thank Doggs
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another outstanding dinner at The Top Steakhouse. The customer service was excellent, as was the food. You can count on a consistently great meal at The Top!

Thank Paula A
Columbus, Ohio
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We met friends at The Top. We had not gone there in years. We were so pleased. It was dark inside. White tablecloths. Piano player. Like in the older movies.The service and food was impeccable. The steak was the best I've had in a very long time. No rushing, very leisurely dinner. The waitress did not mention the special offered... More 

Thank 5mermaid
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133 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an outing with a group of friends and decided to go to the restaurant on Sunday evening. We have been there before and it and had excellent service food and whatever came our way during our visit. This time it wasn't so great as it was in the past. For the money that we spent on our meals... More 

Thank Tim P
Westerville, Ohio
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57 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This restaurant has been on Main St., in what is actually Bexley, since 1955. My guess is that little has been in the way of decorating since it opened. Great prime rib if you like it on the rare side. (Although I've had what I ordered--prime rib, baked potato and salad---at Longhorn that was every bit as good for CONSIDERABLY... More 

Thank Wesley L
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went her for their Prix Fixe dinner this month. The dinner for 1 is $35 and dinner for 2 is $62. We were charged for 2 single dinners. My salad was OK and my wife's French onion soup was good. The prime rib was average at best. I ordered rare knowing it would only be medium... More 

Thank graybeard5
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I'm absolutely surprised I've never heard of or been to the steakhouse before and I've lived in Columbus for 20+ years, going out to have dinner with friends we made reservations for us and we were not disappointed it's definitely old-school steakhouse probably not decorate it since the 1960s I kept looking for Don Draper to come in at any... More 

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Gahanna, Ohio
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Great array of steak choices! Very high class. Low light. Music a classic. And a classic look and feel

Thank skickh2017
Westerville, Oh
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100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We were debating where to go for my birthday when my wife's friend recommended this place. We went on a Wednesday around 5 PM. As previously noted, the interior is dark and a throwback to a bygone era. Hint:the "rat pack" is hanging in the men's room. My wife had previewed the menu and noted the deviled eggs with caviar... More 

Thank Prickamongus
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The decor is a seventies throwback. I expect Don Draper to walk through with a martini every time I'm there. That said, everything about The Top is fabulous. Everything on the menu is fabulous, but I particularly like the BBQ ribs. The house salad is great with blue cheese and a tasty house dressing. The service is outstanding. Enjoy!

Thank Paula A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
American, Steakhouse
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2891 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43209-2614
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-231-8238

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Columbus, Ohio
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?