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Sam & Harry's Steak House

1551 Thoreau Dr N, Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4146
+1 847-303-4050
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“steak” (38 reviews)
“bone marrow” (2 reviews)
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06:30 - 10:30All hours
American, Steakhouse
1551 Thoreau Dr N, Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4146
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sam and Harry's has pretty much the same menu as the Rendevous Bar next door. The main difference is more comfy seats but slower service at the Steak House. My rather bland burger lunch took almost an hour to complete, so make sure you allow...More

1  Thank richard255057
Meredith O, Manager at Sam & Harry's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

richard255057, I am very sorry to learn of your recent dining experience at Sam & Harry's. Thank you for bringing this to my attention. I have shared your review with my Senior B&F Operations Manager and my Executive Chef so they can address this with...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Good breakfast buffet with nice choice of standard items found on most other buffets. They made the breakfast special for us with a special treat. The hostess overheard that we were celebrating our anniversary. She had the waiter bring us an anniversary chocolate cake with...More

Thank Frank_and_Valerie
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I was here just for the breakfast buffet and it was great. Many options, comfortable seating and premises. Good service. All the choices were fresh and replenished so everything was full. Made to order omelets as well.

Thank ALEX P
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We were staying at the Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center for a huge Dance Competition from Fri-Sun, with not much time to leave the property because of the busy dance schedule. But Sam & Harry's was perfect, the food is delicious, it compares to some...More

Thank MzMBB
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I ate at the buffet and had made to order eggs, complimentary smoothie shots and they even let me take coffee and fruit to go!

Thank BrendBobby
Reviewed 6 April 2017

My wife and I stayed at the Renaissance Hotel a couple of nights and had breakfast at Sam & Harry's Steak House on a Saturday and Sunday Morning. While the breakfast was part of our room package, the going rate for the breakfast buffet was...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We wanted to give this place a try and Restaurant Week was the perfect opportunity to do so. The restaurant itself is very beautiful. However, the table we sat out faced the lobby. The TV streaming CNN in the lobby was extremely distracting flickering in...More

Thank pgirl42
Meredith O, Manager at Sam & Harry's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2017

pgirl42, Thank you so much for sharing a review. We are delighted that you dined with us during Chicago Restaurant Week – you’re right, it’s the perfect opportunity to try something new! We understand that you were disappointed in your experience, and for that we...More

Reviewed 13 January 2017

One of the guys in our office picked the restaurant and I met 4 coworkers for dinner. It is at the Renaissance Hotel and convention center on the second floor. It took me a moment to find it as it's a big center. As there...More

3  Thank Dan W
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I attended a business lunch here. Sam & Harry's were very accommodating for our large business group. I had their top steak which was very good. Service was good and the employees were friendly. The restaurant has an open atmosphere with a huge bay window....More

2  Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed 19 December 2016

and was so pleased with everything. The food was delicious...steak, lobster, coq au vin--all was well prepared and tasty. Lobster bisque is outstanding. Service was wonderful and everything that could be expected. Kudos to Patty for her planning and to Kelly and her waitstaff partners...we...More

3  Thank sueboitz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:30
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1551 Thoreau Dr N, Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4146
    (Meacham Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schaumburg
  • Phone Number: +1 847-303-4050
  • E-mail
Sam and Harry's is a progressive steak house offering wet aged prime beef in an elegant yet comfortable setting. In addition to prime beef Sam and Harry's has a delightful fresh seafood menu which changes daily. Only seafood that is day boat sourced and flown in daily is offered. Sam and Harry's also boasts more than 300 wines spanning 9 countries around the world.
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