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About Southern Prime Steakhouse
We are a fresh breath of class and style in the Sandhills of North Carolina. Located in Southern Pines, we offer an atmosphere of relaxed elegance and sophistication, where steak is our specialty. We have an extensive wine cellar featuring 3500 bottles, 20 of which we are pouring by the glass. Please join us between 5pm and 6pm to receive $3 off all entrees and steaks.
Southern Pines, NC 28387
Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Monday - Saturday Open at 5:00pm
Sunday Brunch 11:30am - 2:00pm
Dinner Open at 5:00pm
$31 to $50
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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Southern Prime Steakhouse Ratings and Reviews
We enjoyed our visit to Southern Prime. The service was outstanding!! The food, if we're being honest, is average though given the above average prices.
The appetizer, fried calamari, was not your typical rings of calamari but was instead long meaty portions, while good and extremely different, it just tasted like fried food. Nothing spectacular, no distinct taste.
My filet was great, while a little on the smaller side. It was the side dishes though, which you are charged individually for (they don't come with your meal!) that left me disappointed. So for something I had to pay extra for I would hope they would not disappoint. Brussels Sprouts reminded me of the disgusting boiled version my mother forced us to eat growing up...bitter, not much seasoning whatsoever and just disgusting. I wanted to spit it back into my napkin but refrained. The creamed spinach wasn't appealing either. It had a stronger type cheese (sorry I forget which kind) but just overall bitter and stinky, like stinky cheese. I took one bite of each and the rest of my family didn't touch either...
Great service though and our waiter was extremely professional and attentive!
Went there for my birthday and the staff and service was excellent. Food was very good but seemed a little pricey. Also ordered a Jameson's on the rocks and was charged $10, which wasn't too bad given that it was a well more than just a single shot but was charged $2 for the ice. Really!!
Out to dinner with a friend. Perfect choice. Steaks were very good, could have been a little thicker and we like our ribeye steaks bone in. It was perfectly cooked, the calamari appetizer was very good. Our server was very attentive.
Next time we're in town , we'll be back.
We arrived a few minutes early, but were still shown quickly to our table. Our server was prompt and polite. He knew the specials and the menu. Our drinks arrived promptly and the ticket time on our food was good. The noise level was low enough that my guest and I could have a conversation without difficulty. Overall, it was a great experience.
The overall experience was good. The temperature of our selections were perfect. Our steak could have been seasoned more, but it was a quality cut. Our table was not set for the correct amount of people in our party. The place settings were corrected promptly, but two of the participants were not given menus. They had to take them off of another table. The decor and restaurant appeared clean and very nice.
We were celebrating Valentine's Day Anne enjoyed our meals. The food was quite expensive, but we don't mind paying for quality especially for special occasions. However, we made a reservation in hopes of being seated in the actual dining room. Instead, we were seated at a table in the bar. That was very disappointing. When we made the reservation we did not know this was the case.
Fantastic service and the restaurant itself is beautiful. Their namesake rings true because the steaks were excellent. However, the meal fell short as a whole for us as far as the extras/side items are concerned. Not that they were bad by any means just not super exceptional compared to the steaks. Also, our food was served lukewarm at best (no fault to our waiter as he did not bring it out). All in all, a great place for a romantic date just not our favorite for the area.
We were very disappointed with our experience Monday evening. One of the orders seemed not to be what was ordered, a steak which was ordered, was not what was brought to the table.Our waiter was outstanding, and very solicitous. The restaurant was almost empty, so we were quite surprised with the quality of our food. We had dined at SP several times with great satisfaction, and chose SP because we were celebrating a birthday. However, we were very disappointed with the quality of our food.
I wanted to take my husband somewhere we had never been for his birthday. After looking at the menu and pictures of the restaurant I decided to book a reservation. We were in the wine room which only had three tables so it was very quiet and romantic. The interior is upscale and it felt like fine dining. Our dinners were exceptional and we look forward to returning.
Went for wife's birthday. Very nice quiet atmosphere. The restaurant placed some birthday graffiti on the table. That was a nice surprise for my wife. It was obvious the restaurant was ready for us. Service was outstanding. Southern Pine is a high class restaurant. Wine and food were excellent.
I was really impressed with our waiter William. Very pleasant and knowledgeable. Our food was delicious. The only thing I would comment negatively is the music that was playing. Jazz music playing when you go out for a nice dinner in this type of setting and the loudness of it I was not happy with. We had to Dk to turn it down. Otherwise very nice!
This was our first dining experience at Southern Prime. Atmosphere was very nice. Our appetizer was excellent (Lobster Rangoon), entries: 1) Lobster dinner was perfectly cooked and both sides were very tasty, 2) 14 oz. Rib-eye was cooked as ordered but had a little too much fat for my liking. Both sides were good. Prices were appropriate for the overall experience.
I live in DC and this is one of my favorite restaurants. We make a point to have dinner here when we are in NC several times a year. This time we went on Christmas Eve and was disappointed to see that they had a special menu with only beef and seafood. I love their roast chicken and it was unfortunate that they didn't have it. Please post any special menus in advance, like on OpenTable, so that your customers are not disappointed with their overall experience.
We were here for Christmas Eve dinner, and it was lovely. Service was prompt, friendly and attentive. The food was excellent, with the small exception of the squash in the risotto not being quite cooked through. My son particularly enjoyed the bison/wild boar chili. I particularly enjoyed that the noise level was not excessive, and we were able to enjoy our conversation. We certainly will return!
One steak was undercooked while the second one was overcooked. Half lobster tail was overcooked and way over priced. Over all this place is over rated and very pricey.
Out of the party of four in our group
one meal was fixed without complaint. Will not be going back anytime soon. Really disappointed.
Went back to celebrate a retirement with a dear friend and was not disappointed. Food was exceptional, service was great and the atmosphere was terrific. The waitress was very attentive, but not disruptive, she timed her appearance so as not to disrupt our conversation and we did not have a mouthful of food when she checked on us. Great place, great food and always great service.
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