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Tony's Spunky Steer

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4957 Felspar St, Riverside, CA 92509-3021
+1 951-681-6014
Today
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Galena, Illinois
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336 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

You definitely feel like you step into the past going to this place. They have a very good selection of meats with lots of comfort food type sides. Fast friendly service

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Thank Burns57777
Big Bear Region, California
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87 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

I used to eat lunch here all the time until the raised the prices 3 plus dollars on a steak I can see a price increase but that's way out of line I won't be back the steaks are always good but the price is a joke

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Thank David S
Palm Desert, CA USA
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229 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Had dinner at Spunky Steer with friends the other night. We drove in from the desert and didn't think the experience was worth the drive. The steak was inexpensive, but a little tough and tasteless. very busy, loud place with no atmosphere. Won't return

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Thank DanandJanC
Riverside, California
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Tony's is a local place we like to go to when we don't feel like cooking and we don't want to fight traffic to go anywhere. My husband LOVES the bacon wrapped Filet Minions and I like the New York Strip. They come out on metal platters sizzling from the grill. It has a homey atmosphere and the service is... More 

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Thank fortunehunter667
Riverside, California
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

good honest steak place, great for families. Great flavor, great value. Everything on the menu is good

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Thank no1balo
Riveside
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Spunky steer is my favorite place. The steaks are juicy and tender the baked potatoes are huge garlic bread yum the chocolate shakes are to die for

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Thank 116deanl
Northern California, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2015

I don't necessarily mind eating a cheap steak, as long as I'm not paying steakhouse prices for it. While the service was friendly and attentive, the facilities clean, the ribeye steak I had was just awful. It was thin and gristly, over seasoned, and just sad. My husband, on the other hand, ordered a rack of ribs that were pretty... More 

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Thank Paula O
Fontana, California
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

I met some friends for lunch,my first time here...I only ordered a Steak Sanwhich With grilled I onions with melt cheese...oh boy,it was delious,.the portion was perfect The steak was cooked to my liking..my friends ordered the chicken fried steak.. Omg that was huge,and the baked potato was huge,..now this was a Texas Size Portions..lol..I recommend

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Thank veolia2012
Claremont, California
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2015

This restaurant is the same as it was the day it opened. The menu has lots of items and the portions are always large and the food is O K, but nothing exciting. If what you want is a hamburger, salad or big sandwich then its O K The food is certainly not for anyone trying to watch their weight.... More 

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Thank wynnejones
Murrieta, California
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44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2014 via mobile

Friends recommended this place, so I drove down from my hotel in a Highland to see what all the excitement was about. I had a ribeye steak that was so-so. Steaks should not be allowed to be cooked on a flat grill. The shrimp cocktail was tasty and fresh. But, I must say their loaded bake potato was awesome. It's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4957 Felspar St, Riverside, CA 92509-3021
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-681-6014

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?