No one can deny that when thinking of what best to eat for a celebration or special occasion one of the first things our minds snap to is steak. There’s no doubt we could all have something to celebrate of the year that 2020 was, so here, in no particular order, are 7 of the best steaks you can get in Myrtle Beach.
Angelo’s Steak & Pasta
Angelo’s Steak and Pasta is consistently touted as “The Greatest Steaks in the Universe”, and they have the awards and die hard fans to back up that claim. Angelo’s has been a staple in Myrtle Beach for over 4 decades and Owner Angelo Antonucci has been recognized as “Restaurateur of the Year”. This charming Mediterranean-themed eatery includes all steaks cut, trimmed, and seasoned with their secret spice blend as well as an all you can eat Italian Buffet.
If you’re looking for some of the best fine dining in Myrtle Beach, then be sure to make a reservation for Aspen Grille. This upscale dining experience is Carolina Low Country cuisine at its finest with a French influence. Very popular among locals for its great atmosphere and even better food, Aspen Grille offers a menu of delicious entrees of all kinds but their filet mignon is by far the favorite. Aspen Grille also has one of the most extensive wine lists on the Grand Strand.
With locations in both Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach, Longhorn Steakhouse provides a more casual dining experience while still providing delicious steaks one right, this time without any extra thrills. With over 30 different steak and topping combinations to try, this steakhouse is sure to satisfy anyone and everyone. Longhorn Steakhouse is also well known for its mouthwatering baked honey wheat bread and signature desserts.
New York Prime
Ask any local their favorite place to grab a great steak in Myrtle Beach and they’re sure to have New York Prime among their list. This smaller establishment is only open for dinner and has a small but cozy atmosphere that offers high end service and food. Many say that New York Prime elicits feelings reminiscent of “old school” New York, hence the name. This award winning restaurant offers 10 different selections of cuts of steak and all sides are a la carte that can be ordered either in individual sizes or tables sizes to share.
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse is a well known, high end chain known for serving delicious steaks for over 50 years. Originating in New Orleans, they now have more than 140 stores worldwide. The one we have here in Myrtle Beach lives up to the fan fare, overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway and Grande Dunes Marina, providing a perfect view for a date or any special occasion. All of the steaks at Ruth’s Chris are USDA Prime steaks with a 500 degree sizzle and their sides, like New York Prime, are a la care and served family style.
21 Main at North Beach
Okay, so this restaurant isn’t actually in Myrtle Beach, but is located in North Myrtle Beach. That being said, 21 Main was too good to not include on this list. 21 Main at North Beach is both a steakhouse and a raw bar and is another local favorite whose praises can’t be sung enough. This restaurant offers superb cuisine, an elegant atmosphere, and a refined staff. 21 Main has consistently won Taste of the Town awards, which is Myrtle Beach’s premiere culinary event that highlights local chefs. This restaurant is housed in a contemporary Southern estate with food to match and even won the Diner’s Choice award in 2020.