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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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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“roasted corn” (12 reviews)
“prime rib” (24 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
42072 5th St Ste 303, Temecula, CA 92590-2728
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Just had dinner with a glass of wine and some carrot cake. YUMMY! We really like Gambling Cowboy's food. The atmosphere of the restaurant is really cool. All in all, a great place for dinner. We will be back soon.

Thank cgal41go
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Use to be our go to Sunday Brunch.....prices went up a lot.........no longer a deal.......loosing regular customers.

Thank Kenneth W
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took our son and his wife for a duel anniversary dinner. We have eaten here before with good results. Our dinner this time was Disaappinting on several fronts. To give credit where it is do, we were seated promptly at our...More

Reviewed 10 July 2016

We went to this restaurant for an anniversary dinner - about 6 pm on a Sunday. It took a long time for the waitress to get to us to order. We had a cocktail and appetizer. The drinks took so long, we thought she forgot...More

Thank GoGrammy
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Just so,so! Ordered medium steaks got rare had to send them back , took 10 minutes or so to get them cooked properly. Country potatoes were very greasy. I asked for caramelized onions on my steak got a spoonful and then when I got my...More

Thank Russ M
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been here several times when visiting Temecula. In the past we have always sat in the bar. Tonight we decided to have dinner and as it cools off in the evening we sat outside. Service was excellent and set to...More

Thank McWett
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The food was amazing, if your in Temecula it fits the bill perfectly. It has history, feels like an old Saloon but very upscale. The staff is wonderful great vibe. I'm from Orange County originally but moved to this area 3 years ago I have...More

Thank joelynn g
Reviewed 25 June 2016

My husband and I enjoyed eating here despite the fairly high prices (for lunch). My husband's steak was truly delicious and worth every penny and my salad with berries, goat cheese and chicken was wonderful. The Cowboy Kisses were also delicious (stuffed, bacon-wrapped jalapenos).

Thank Sherry C
Reviewed 23 June 2016

If you go to the saloon at Happy hour 3pm to closing, You can get an excellent steak and fries dinner for $15, add a garden salad for $6 and you have an excellent meal. The service was good and the traditional margaritas were excellent....More

1  Thank Babs1328
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Very busy bar and restaurant. The best tables are reserved for diners so the bar area was very busy. It was noisy in the bar area.

Thank John M
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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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Yes, they are open for dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, 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
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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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