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A Steak-Lovers Guide through Downtown Coral Gables

The City Beautiful is home to many steakhouses in South Florida and there is no surprise that these are among the top restaurants of their type of cuisine. We’ve gone ahead and made a list of the best steakhouses in Downtown Coral Gables for you to get your fix of juicy steaks, offered in a variety of premium and classic cuts.

Christy’s Restaurant has provided a classic steakhouse and fine dining experience since 1978. The local landmark’s intimate dining rooms with classic Cuban artwork set the tone for incredible food and flawless service right in the heart of Coral Gables. For 40 years the restaurant has stood at 3101 Ponce de Leon and has been providing a classic steakhouse experience from their famous Caesar Salad to the Baked Alaska which is flambéed tableside. Consistency in quality of food and service has played an essential role in maintaining its reputation as one of South Florida’s most prestigious fine dining establishments. 305.446.1400 │ Website

Delicatessen Patagonia is an Argentinian market and bistro featuring diverse cuisine from fresh meat and wine to empanadas and freshly brewed coffee. Inspired by traditional values from Argentina, their ingredients are hand-picked to ensure the best quality is offered to guests. An amazing staff works around the clock to ensure the best taste and make the wide variety of meat cuts (skirt, flank and sirloin steaks) available for dine-in or take-away. Find the cozy deli at 244 Miracle Mile. 305.640.8376 │ Website

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine is located at 2525 Ponce de Leon, one block from the historic Miracle Mile. Whether you’re celebrating, dining with business clients or want a night out with friends, they have created the perfect ambiance with a menu filled with your favorites and a local chef’s table that changes with the season. The restaurant showcases exceptional food and wine, featuring prime hand-cut steaks such as Main Filet Mignon and Prime Tomahawk, hand-crafted cocktails and spirits and 100 wines by the glass from the award-winning, progressive wine list. 305-569-7995 │ Website

Graziano’s Restaurant is a traditional Argentinian steakhouse with more than 20 years of experience. When you walk into the Coral Gables restaurant, located at 394 Giralda Avenue, you have an impressive view, through floor-to-ceiling glass, of a fire pit and two large grills. This is what the restaurant is about – the fire, the grills and cooking meat the Argentine way. The unforgettable dining experience is an immediate result of the Graziano’s passion for food and fierce loyalty to customers. The family believes that good food and good company go hand in hand – preferably at the same table. 305.774.3599 │ Website

Hillstone is an upscale chain eatery serving burgers, steaks and other American fare in stylish, spacious surrounds. Situated at 201 Miracle Mile, Hillstone has been an essential stop for locals and visitors for nearly 15 years. The restaurant’s solid foundation comes from having genuine hospitality, exceptionally prepared simple dishes and attentive service. Among the favorites: USDA prime steaks including Ribeye Steak and New York Strip. The restaurant is also popular for its ahi tuna tartare with sliced avocado, handcrafted sushi and their signature tres leches with fresh fruit. 305-526-0141 │ Website

Morton’s the Steakhouse exemplifies class and elegance in an ideal setting. At 2333 Ponce de Leon, guests can enjoy the intimate outdoor patio, indulge inside the main dining room or host private events both large and small in the boardroom, during lunch or dinner. For more than 30 years this restaurant has served the finest quality food, featuring USDA prime-aged beef, fresh fish and seafood, hand-picked produce, delicious appetizers and elegant desserts. 305-442-1662 │ Website

Ruth’s Chris Steak House is a go-to place for families and friends to gather together for a memorable meal or a milestone celebration. The remodeled Ruth’s Chris in 2320 Salzedo Street offers a refreshing take on the traditional steakhouse experience. Here, your last bite is just as good as your first. Each cut of USDA Prime beef (the finest 2% on the market) is seared to perfection, finished with butter and freshly chopped parsley and served sizzling on a 500° plate. You’ll also find exceptional seafood, scratch-made sides and desserts and award-winning wines, plus a level of service unlike no other. 305.461.8360 │ Website