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The Top Steakhouse

2891 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43209-2614
+1 614-231-8238
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“baked potato” (31 reviews)
“prime rib” (23 reviews)
“steak” (116 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
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American, Steakhouse
2891 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43209-2614
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner with several friends. A milti birthday celebration. We had the Mussels appetizer, this was exceptionally good, a wonderful sauce, with a cheesy toasted bread. I did not care for the bread, it was good just not my preference. I like good firm Italian...More

Thank chinabeech
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited The Top last night......so many friends raved about it. Nice atmosphere for a traditional old style steak house. That’s the only good part of the night. One hour late on our table, made reservations 2 weeks in advance. Waiter was stuffy, old & didn’t...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant used to be one of Columbus’s best. They changed owners about two years ago and since then, in my opinion, has gone downhill. The food is inconsistent, the services inconsistent. We used to enjoy going there a lot but not so much anymore.

Thank Bobbe F
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This is a small, intimate steak restaurant, in the same location for over 60 years, a rarity in Columbus. The service is excellent and the rib eye steak, rack of lamb, and macaroni and cheese were all very good. However, I think their menu is...More

Thank AdlaiJN
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A local institution and a throw-back to a 60's dinner club. Great mixologist, piano bar, dark ambiance, and good aged steaks.

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The Top is an adventure back in time. My wife has been going there for thirty plus yeas and the only thing that has changed is the staff. It's loud, crazy and has a personality all it's own. There is a piano in the bar...More

Thank Marsh W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Top was recommended to my fiancé and I. We are SO glad we tried it. The atmosphere is so unique. We both got the Prime Rib, and OMG, AMAZING! We also tried the mac & cheese and was to die for. Service was top...More

Thank landersjennifer04
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

These people are extremely dishonest. I will forever stay far away they're not going to get me again.

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I were looking to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary and wanted to try somewhere new. I had heard of The Top, looked at their menu online and made our reservation. WHAT A TREAT! Walking into The Top is like stepping back in time...More

1  Thank Ann L
Reviewed 4 August 2017

My sister and brother-in-law came to Columbus from 2 1/2 hours away to celebrate their wedding anniversary with us. We have eaten at most of the popular restaurants here in town and were anxious to find a new steakhouse that we hadn't tried for this...More

1  Thank Polly F
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30 August 2015|
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Response from LongTimeResident43 | Reviewed this property |
Business casual is appropriate. Tie and jacket not necessary. I wouldn't go there in a tee shirt but would with a collared golf shirt.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2891 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43209-2614
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-231-8238
  • E-mail
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