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Melrose Grill

819 Houser Way S, Renton, WA 98057-2784
+1 425-254-0759
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
819 Houser Way S, Renton, WA 98057-2784
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and myself went for dinner at the Melrose Grill in Renton WA on Saturday 5/12/18. This was our first time eating here and let me tell you it was soooooo good. We both had the ribeye steak and it literally melts in your...More

Thank sarahlele289
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meals we had were wonderful, sirloin steak that melted in your mouth, unbelievable, Salmon that was perfect, side dishes couldn't have been better. Staff, unbelievable friendly, nice, helpful and went the extra mile. Ted was our waiter and he was exceptional. when we were...More

Thank tbutz2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first time here. Wow! This is NOT what I expected in downtown Renton. This place has first class service, and steaks to die for! The staff was on their toes, taking care of us without having to ask. The food was top notch, and...More

Thank Reigo
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Hands down our favorite place to get a wonderful steak dinner! The steaks are just as good as steak houses in Seattle and Bellevue without the high prices and making everything a la cart. Here each entrée comes with a salad, starch and a vegetable....More

1  Thank ktjones425
Reviewed 18 March 2018

So noisey I had a hard time hearing our friends. Getting a little pricey. Great customer service! Great selection of food and beverages.

Thank johnhhulse
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is an establishment with a warm and welcoming feel, which is confirmed by the friendliness, prompt and courteous service of the staff. I had dinner a few times at this restaurant and every experience was unique given the wide menu choices, the excellent quality...More

Thank ChandraNaraine
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Good food, good service (a little slow), long wait even with a reservation. The atmosphere is OK. I had the filet, an excellent choice though slightly underdone. Our server was friendly and seemed to know what she was doing. The hostess could be friendlier and...More

Thank jimpM6336DM
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Melrose Grill almost got a negative review even before we ate there due to their customer service. I didn't realize they were as popular as they are. I just happened to think about going here for our 37th wedding anniversary. I looked up the menu...More

Thank Decemberborn
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

First timer and the steaks were divine! Very friendly service to go with it. Price is very reasonable.

Thank Sabrina M
Reviewed 25 January 2018

There are so many good eating options at Melrose Grill. We had pork medallions and the surf and turf - delicious! Karen provided attentive, helpful, and efficient service. Highly recommend this place and we will be back.

Thank Mark W
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Response from Tom A | Reviewed this property |
I'm just a customer. Have no way of helping secure a table. Check the website for the reservation number.
Diane R
19 October 2015|
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Response from Edmund1020 | Reviewed this property |
I think so
Francisco R
13 July 2015|
Response from Edmund1020 | Reviewed this property |
does not hurt to ask
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 Houser Way S, Renton, WA 98057-2784
    (Wells Ave. S.)
  • Public Transportation: Renton Transit Center is 5 blocks away.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Renton
  • Phone Number: +1 425-254-0759
Renton’s Finest Foods Since 1901! * Steakhouse voted #1 Western WA in 2010 * Affordable high quality menu *Historic Landmark in Renton The building in which the Melrose Grill resides was established in 1901 and has served as a tavern since the days of the horse and buggy. It also operated as a pool hall, soda shop and card room during Prohibition. Recently restored, Melrose Grill kept its historic roots with the original mirror-backed bar with its rich, dark woods. The walls showcase vintage photos that highlight the transitions this grand building has gone through. With wainscoting on the walls, low-slung lamps and high ceilings the space feels as open as the West was when it was built. The Food and Service at Melrose Grill will amaze and delight your senses. We work hard to provide our customers with the finest foods available, and prepare them in a way that will tame even most particular palate. Voted #1 Steakhouse in Western WA by King 5 & Evening Ma.
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