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The Gambling Cowboy

€€ - €€€American, Steakhouse,
42072 5th St Ste 303, Temecula, CA 92590-2728
+1 951-699-2895
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (106 reviews)
“roasted corn” (14 reviews)
“prime rib” (25 reviews)
09:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
42072 5th St Ste 303, Temecula, CA 92590-2728
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I were in Temecula to celebrate a birthday and decided to eat dinner here. We each had a filet which was so tender and cooked beautifully. In addition to the roasted corn, vegetables and potatoes offered with the steak, we ordered the...More

Thank AlexWB38
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely to sit outside for dinner. Steaks are really good and so is the service. Not quite the fine dining atmosphere I was hoping for but still enjoyed it tremendously as it is located in Old Town Temecula and there are plenty of placed to...More

Thank 55Carol
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited midweek, on a Wednesday evening I ordered a filt mignonette and ordered it butterflied. It took 1 hour and 15 minutes to arrive at the table. The potatoes were Luke warm. Although the steak was flavorful, it was overpriced. We decided to eat...More

Thank Shelagh t
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We tried this place cause our friends recommended us to go here. In fact, my husband likes his steak sandwich and I love my salmon salads. We had a good drinks too.

Thank spicycelina
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

What a great place. The burgers were delicious. The beer was excellent. The decor for Halloween was amazing!

Thank Exploration257915
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Horrible service! The hostess was arguing with another employee and didn't acknowledge us until I started going towards the bar. The bad service continued throughout our stay!! The food was good. We never got our appetizer cause our server forgot to order it

Thank almafalcon
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The Gambling Cowboy has a great acoustic guitar duo playing Friday nights. It's great to hang in the living room lounge and listen to the covers in the bar.

Thank Darla G
Reviewed 24 September 2018

What a delicious dinner we had here at the Gambling Cowboy. The staff was friendly when we arrived and brought us to our table allmost immediately. The food was amazing. Great place to have a steak. The brussel sprouts were so so good. One of...More

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Ambiance was nice, we had a view of the Front Street from our table. The food was exceptionally good and.large portions. We’ll definitely be back!

Thank Paradise727287
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We had dinner here last night with 9 people for my 68th birthday. We have been here before for happy hour, lunch, an d dinner. We live in the Long Beach area and it is well worth the drive. Fabulous cowboy pictures and decor throughout...More

Thank Q9539TLrandyb
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Response from LINDA J | Reviewed this property |
They Are kid friendly. So I would assume they have a kids menu. Call them to make sure! Food is great!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42072 5th St Ste 303, Temecula, CA 92590-2728
    (Front Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-699-2895
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