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JW's Steakhouse

1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511-1330
+1 859-231-5100
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“butter cake” (5 reviews)
“ribeye” (5 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511-1330
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful place for our anniversary dinner. The atmosphere of JW's is great, quiet with tasteful décor. The steaks at JW's are wonderful, cooked to perfection. Complements to the kitchen staff. The service is excellent, very attentive. Would eat there again.More

Thank David W
Ami W, Guest Relations Manager at JW's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello David and on behalf of our entire team here at JW's, we thank you very much for taking the time to post and of course for sharing such a special occasion with us. Happy Anniversary to you once again and we hope to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to catch-up with a friend of mine. He had a rib eye and I had the filet with asparagus. It was tasty! The only issue was the service was slow in the beginning. I would recommend as it is very convenient and tasty....More

Thank Joe S
Ami W, Guest Relations Manager at JW's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Joe and thank you very much for finally coming in and dining with us at JW's. We'd like to offer a sincere apology for the slow service you mentioned and let you know that we'll be forwarding your review and comments to our general...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017

We had dinner and a buffet breakfast . The food for both was very good as was the service. If you are staying at the hotel this makes getting a good meal easy.

Thank frederick k
Ami W, Guest Relations Manager at JW's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Greetings Frederick and thank you so not only for dining with us at JW's, but also for posting your wonderful five star review. We appreciate the feedback including your kind words, and we do hope to see you again soon. Best wishes.

Reviewed 12 March 2017

We had an enjoyable meal before heading to our room to retire. Definitely get the butter cake with caramel sauce for dessert.More

Thank bluegrassmom3
Ami W, Guest Relations Manager at JW's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Hello and thank you so much not only for dining with us, but for taking the time to post! We love the glowing four stars and your comments on our bourbon butter cake - always a favorite! Thanks again and we look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Staying at Griffin Gate for a conference Had the burger and fries last night really good the waiter was excellent! Sorry I can't remember his name. Today I had the buffet for lunch the chef mad me a really nice pasta. The bread pudding with...More

Thank CeliaBim2010
Ami W, Guest Relations Manager at JW's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2017

Hello Celia and thank you so much for visiting! On behalf of our entire team here at Griffin Gate, particularly JW's - we thank you for posting and we're very happy to hear you've enjoyed your experiences with us. We look forward to your next...More

Reviewed 8 February 2017

Excellent food and service. Especially if you have the hash brown casserole!! Make sure you don't miss it.

Thank sffilm
Ami W, Guest Relations Manager at JW's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2017

Hello and thank you so much for the glowing five stars! We appreciate you choosing to dine with us at JW's and we hope to see you again soon. Safe travels.

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Ask for Ron. he has been there a hundred years but gives gives the best service for miles!! We love this overpriced hotel restaurant. The steaks are awesome, A huge disappointment is they took the bourbon glazed wings off of the menu. BOO JW'S AT...More

Thank mtv_taylor
Ami W, Guest Relations Manager at JW's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2017

Hello and thank you so much for taking the time to post. While we love the wonderful five stars, we do want to apologize for your disappointment in our prices. Please know that we've passed your comments including the wonderful compliment on Ron, directly to...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016

I had the Kentucky Hot Brown for lunch upon my arrival at the Griffin Gate. It was EXCELLENT!!! My food arrived quickly and was hot & fresh. Plus, the cost of my food was quite reasonable. I would definitely get it again & recommend it...More

Thank PBXtrjn4LFE
Ami W, Guest Relations Manager at JW's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2016

Hello and thank you so much not only for visiting and dining with us at JW's, but for posting such a stellar review. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed and will be recommending to friends. We've gone ahead and passed your lovely compliments to...More

Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I went to JW's at Griffin Gate Marriott during a recent stay. The convince of staying on property appealed to me and I was not disappointed. The food and service was very good. I was very happy with my dining experience.

Thank Tommy D
Ami W, Guest Relations Manager at JW's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Hello Tommy and thank you so much for the wonderful four stars! We appreciate the feedback and hope to see you again soon. Thanks for posting.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Award winning Butter cake, served by the wonderful Ron. Celebrated a birthday with a steak dinner at JW's. Had one of the best servers from my entire life.More

Thank FloridaKeysSeminars
Ami W, Guest Relations Manager at JW's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

Hello and thank you!!! We agree 100% on your "best came ever" comment. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed both JW's and of course Ron. We'll be sure to pass these comments directly yo our general manager for sharing. Thank you once again and Happy...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Richard B
What are the hours that breakfast is served? Specifically the buffet?
27 April 2017|
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Response from Tommy D | Reviewed this property |
Unknown
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isaacmw11
Do you have gluten-free options?
6 December 2016|
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Response from Tommy D | Reviewed this property |
Don't know for sure, but other MARRIOTT's I have visited have made that accommodation...a quick phone call to the restaurant is your best bet to know for sure...TD
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Helen N
Do you have $250 gift cards for the restaurant?
26 February 2015|
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Response from GriffinGate | Property representative |
Hi Helen - please forgive our very late response!!! While we do not have gift cards specifically from/for JW"s Steakhouse - you can purchase "Marriott" gift cards from a variety of sources (including at our property). We... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511-1330
    (Pin Oak Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-231-5100
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy casual dining for breakfast and lunch with upscale evening dining featuring a selection of classic wines and Angus steaks at JW's Steakhouse. Gather in the new JW's Lounge to meet with colleagues, grab a bite, sip cocktails and enjoy some Kentucky bourbon.
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