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Cafe La Maze

1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950-4623
+1 619-474-5057
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“prime rib” (31 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
“baked potato” (4 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Steakhouse
€€ - €€€
1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950-4623
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

The service was great, but for the style of restaurant, we expected more class than the Asian LOUD band provided. Food was good, but the prime rib could have been more than lukewarm. Mashed potatoes were great, but the veggies were really hard. And to...More

Thank parodyqueen
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We had reservation and were seated as soon as we walked through the door. The place was really crowded so we worried that we'd have a long wait for food. There was absolutely no need to worry. Everything flowed like clockwork - our drink orders,...More

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

This was and kinda still is a good Rrstaurant. Its been here since before the Freeways. Movie stars from way back use to visit. Been there many many times..but this last...no like. The New Yorks we ordered were average grocery store quality. Go for there...More

Thank bajajulio
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Decided to go here because it is located just a few blocks from my hotel, O was craving steak, and it had good reviews on Trip Advisor. Upon arrival on a Saturday night, I found the parking lot full and the resturaunt full and busy....More

Thank tstlkechkn
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Gotta say I really enjoyed this place. the atmosphere reminds me of the Las Vegas clubs of the late 50's. The decor to suit. They have a live band and play music most nights. We stopped here and had a wonderful dinner. I had the...More

1  Thank Thunder_Wabbit
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Been going here since 1977. Great place for steak, beef ribs and a little music in the evenings. Price is average but portions are good and service always excellent. Prime rib is our favorite meal.

Thank john m
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Red velvet wallpaper, red leatherette banquettes, photos of Hollywood stars of the past on the walls. Live music, good martinis, and really excellent steak, served by a competent, knowledgeable server. What you see is what you get here and if you want some retro ambiance...More

Thank Basiluzzo
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

The prime rib is always great, but the ribs are cooked with the membrane still attached so that heat doesn’t circulate and make meat tender. When pointed out to the manager, she argued that this was the way they have always done it and didn’t...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 3 December 2017

The food is outstanding every time we go there. The service is also great. A wonderful experience. The prime rib is especially good; as is the onion soup with tons of motserilla cheese.

Thank jshroyer
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Well I grew up in chicago. I know a good steakhouse I know good 👍 pubs. I know how to dine and enjoy (music) in a club like atmosphere! mind you, I can't afford to eat there often. Because when I do I usually pick...More

1  Thank Stephen w
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7 August 2017|
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Response from Emory B | Reviewed this property |
No sure. The food was very good and I didn't have to order anything in addition to the entrée.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950-4623
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  National City
  • Phone Number: +1 619-474-5057
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