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Frontier Cattle Co.

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8602 E Sligh Ave, Tampa, FL 33610-9238
+1 813-621-3050
16:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Tampa, Florida
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the NY strip with a sweet potato, the steak was tender, but I wasn't impressed, steak lacked flavor. Sweet potato was small and plain. I prefer Outback Steakhouse to Frontier. Service was good.

Thank Niccibabi
Orlando, Florida
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

They have a happy hour menu for early dinner.Food is great and service also good.Its a large restaurant and not crowded.Its little over priced but if you can plan for early dinner then you can save some 10$ per plate on select menus. There fried calamari is also good.

Thank Vivek J
St. Petersburg, Florida
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

I was told of this place by people that had visited in the past , and had high hopes of finding my new best steak house. right off the bat it's no cattleman's steak house, and it doesn't even feel country.just like a plain diner. The steaks had good flavor but my ribeye was not marbled and a little chewy,and... More 

Thank joestro
St. Thomas
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

This place is in desparate need of a rennovation. Walking in, the restaurant is covered in hideous red colors and the fact that they use tablecloths is amusing; considering the rest of the decor....you immediately feel like you're back in 1983 at a steakhouse. Going to the menu, it is a basic steakhouse menu, nothing special. We ordered the filet... More 

Thank BlondieK97
Orlando, Florida
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185 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

My coworkers and myself pulled up to this restaurant on a Wednesday evening and there were about 2 cars in the huge parking lot.  We got seated and noticed how big the restaurant is.  The server was courteous.  Food came out quickly.   It was decent but had a little too much seasoning on the vegetables.  Nothing special about this place... More 

Thank GregTrav28
Tampa, Florida
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

almost nasty surroundings but best Porterhouse steak in Tampa. Almost a cowboy motif but reasonably clean...but best damn steak around

Thank fritzlawfl
Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Well I don't expect 5 Stars in remote locations. That is not what you get here....However the Service and BBQ was SPOT ON. The Ribs, Porterhouse, and Lobster were all done to perfection. You should pass by the overproced Hard Rock and visit Frontier. The history of this place is worth you visiting and supporting a local business.

Thank eric w
Maryville, Tennessee
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179 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

I was disappointed when we pulled up and I seen the place, it looks a little run down but I thought we would give it a try anyway because some times those are the best places to eat and FYI, inside looks the same. Checked out the menu and couldn't believe the prices for the place, they're proud and I... More 

Thank Russell F
Merino, Colorado
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131 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

Searched the net for a steakhouse and found this one. The posted menu is about $10.00 short of actual prices. This places has little ambiance, but the waitress was spot on. Started with the Big Bang shrimp, not big (shrimp were 60-70 count and this is Florida) and no bang. Ordered the rib eye, rare of course. It was an... More 

Thank garie
Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi, United States
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72 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place a few years back.... Ok I made a wrongturn. We loved the ribeye then and it was just as great this time. Fast friendly service and the key lime pie was very good. It's not a fancy steakhouse, I feel it's a great place and priced right.

Thank Jeff H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8602 E Sligh Ave, Tampa, FL 33610-9238
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-621-3050

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