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Rancho Steak Restaurant

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D26a Dolphin Quays | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HH, England
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ordered the Chicken Fajitas they looked like they had been microwaved and were full of water content and had no taste. The sauce was bland and watery and had a horrible taste, the wraps were cold and like cardboard and the dips were out of a cheap sauce bottle, no salad or anything,,it really was very bad Refused to pay

Thank 417colin
Poole, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff Nice clean restaurant Lovely food. Not a bad price for a good dinner Left feeling stuffed

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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went earlier on in the evening, midweek so we were the first there. The waiter was nice enough however the food was so disappointing. We were recommended so really looking forward to it. My partner ordered a medium 11oz sirloin and I ordered a 8oz rare ribeye. We could actually hear the chefs talking and see them prodding the... More 

Thank lauzbubblegum
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

If steak is your thing it is difficult to beat this restaurant. Not only are all cuts available but each on in three sizes with exact definitions for cooking. Our steaks were tender and delicious. Nothing more to say really.

Thank RichardEWatts
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

It was a midweek evening visit just before Christmas, the place was not crowded and we were served quickly but not hurried. We found the staff a little variable but the meat was fantastic and cooked to perfection, not expensive but the drinks menu was a little pricey.

Thank Poppyisonthemove
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

went here for a Christmas meal with 15 friends, the food was excellent, the service was average but they were very busy, a couple of times the wrong tables food was brought to our table.

Thank Mark H
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We had an excellent meal , good friendly staff, very good atmosphere. Well done an enjoyable time . Thank you.

2 Thank pacowgill
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We came here for a night in October, the restaurant was not busy but we had to wait ages for anyone to serve us and once we had finished no one took our plates and when they did they made us feel like it was an inconvenience that we had mentioned this to them. No one smiled or seemed like... More 

1 Thank emilymc82
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I went to rancho on a Wednesday night with a work colleague after being recommended as a good place to eat by the place that we were working at earlier in the day. When we arrived the restaurant was quite empty with only a family near to us. The waiting staff were welcoming and friendly and showed us to our... More 

1 Thank Andrew T
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

We have never visited this restaurant before, i had looked at reviews and been put off. We bumped into some friends in the afternoon and they booked a table here for 8.30. Now in the Ranchos' defence it was the 5th November, and the restaurant was packed and i expected to wait a while for food, BUT 2 hours! We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: D26a Dolphin Quays | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: 01-20-20-68-20-20

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