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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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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (90 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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42072 5th St Ste 303, Temecula, CA 92590-2728
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Great eve, fantastic atmosphere Food fab just way too much of it! Also quiet pricey but great experince Would defiantly recommend

Thank pg2262
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We went to this restaurant on a recommendation from the bartender at our hotel. We did not have reservation and they were booked but we were able to sit in the bar area and that was fine because there was live music in there. I...More

Thank Riles13
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We went for a late lunch. It was not too busy being a half price wine Wednesday. We had a jalapeno appetizer that was not very impressive. The rib eye that followed were cooked just right with a great flavor.The fries were boring and we...More

Thank vintagechina
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We have several favorite restaurants in Temecula and this is,one of them. Whether we just want to,stop in,for an appetizer during happy hour or stay for dinner it is always a treat. This time we stayed for dinner and sat outside. We had the special...More

Thank McWett
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Beef steak costs more money these days. The Gambling Cowboy serves some of the best available. The food was excellent quality and well prepared. Our server, Sarah, deserves special mention, too. She was prompt, efficient, friendly and very professional. She knew her menu well and...More

Thank sflambert
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Walked in without reservations (for 4). The hostess was very pleasant, we were seated in the bar area without a wait. Steak was excellent.

Thank alicep5720
Reviewed 13 September 2017

My wife and friends had lunch here a few days earlier and rave about it so we went back for breakfast. They have a really upscale patio where dogs (I have a little Yorkie) are permitted. The breakfast menu is somewhat limited and a bit...More

Thank pat.kight
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We happened upon tbis establishment while walking down Front Street and was not disappointed. My husband said their Patty Melt was the best he ever had! Lynette was a great waitress that was attentive and friendly.

Thank Kam H
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Wasn't sure what to expect with the name and the pictures of what seemed like crazy non-matching décor, but was pleasantly surprised! Service was great and food was delicious - enjoyed our bacon wrapped scallops, steaks and bottle of wine. All in all made for...More

Thank MarieM619SD
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

A business colleague recommended this restaurant. We had a lovely visit last Friday evening. The live music was perfect. We sat in the lounge area the first night. The apps were fantastic. Bacon wrapped scallops and the cowgirls kisses were just what the doctor ordered....More

Thank Jim M
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30 December 2017|
Response from MominOC | Reviewed this property |
it is enormous, something for everyone.
8 February 2017|
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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!!!
7 January 2017|
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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, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids
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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