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Down Under Steak House - CLOSED

1 Country Club Lane, State College, PA 16803-1639
+1 814-234-8000
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
4 Aug 2015
“Pre-Golf Luncheon”
11 Jun 2015
“Food is great at Down Under Steak House!”
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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1 Country Club Lane, State College, PA 16803-1639
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 4 August 2015

All four lunches were prepared quickly and as ordered. Our meals were delivered by friendly faces with nice presentation and helpful staff were very attentive.

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Food was delicious, service was good, they were very busy! No complaints! /Atmosphere relaxing, servers very personable. Attentive to you and your wishes.More

Thank Ellen S
Toftrees, Director of Sales at Down Under Steak House, responded to this review

Dear Ellen S, Thank you for sharing your experience in the Down Under on TripAdvisor. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and that food and service was great. We hope to have you back to our restaurant in the future. Sincerely,...More

Reviewed 9 June 2015

Buffet breakfast served on Saturday morning. Nice variety of items. Staff seemed a little overwhelmed by the number of people in the restaurant.More

1  Thank rustyfankathie
Toftrees, Director of Sales at Down Under Steak House, responded to this review

Deara rustyfankathie, Thank you for joining us for our breakfast buffet in the Down Under. I am happy that you were able to enjoy the variety of contintental and hot entrees that we serve on the full breakfast buffet. We hope to see you back...More

Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

This was the absolutely worse resturant that I have ever been too. They ran out of food during breakfast. They are under staffed. There were no cereal bowls. People were eating dry cereal out of a box for 14.95. For lunch, I was served raw...More

Thank fitzlisa
Toftrees, Director of Sales at Down Under Steak House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience in the Down Under. We are continuously looking for ways to improve our services and by you sharing your experience with us we are able to improve our restaurant. I am sorry to hear that...More

Reviewed 21 May 2015

Let me begin by saying I know this was a busy weekend being graduation and all ... but to get absolutely EVERYTHING wrong is just plain poor management. We had reservations for 12 at 9pm ... as they told us they were booked until that...More

Thank Suburban_Gentleman
Toftrees, Director of Sales at Down Under Steak House, responded to this review

Suburban_Gentle, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Down Under. Graduation weekend was a busy time for the restaurant and I apogolize that your experience was not outstanding. We are continuously working on ways to improve our services and we...More

Reviewed 11 May 2015

Our family was visiting State College to celebrate the graduation of our son from Penn State. We looked for as nice of a restaurant as possible in the area, truly a daunting task, and we were told of this restaurant. I made a reservation several...More

Thank ClemenzasMom
Toftrees, Director of Sales at Down Under Steak House, responded to this review

Congratulations on your Son's graduation from Penn State. I would like to thank you for choosing the Down Under for your dinner and breakfast reservations. I am sorry to hear that we did not exceed your expectations. We are continuoulsy looking for ways to improve...More

Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

Thought I'd give The Down Under another chance. Last time wasn't very good. Three of us went after the blue white game on a Saturday. We each had the bacon cheeseburger meal. French fries were good but the bacon cheeseburger was tough and had no...More

3  Thank Marcia H
Toftrees, Director of Sales at Down Under Steak House, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your dining experience with us on tripadvisor. I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your dinner. We are continuously working on improving our services and menus and hope that we will see you back in the future. We...More

Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

Presentation team met for dinner in Down Under. Food was delicious! Service was perfect! Tai managed our group with skill and grace.

Thank GregoryDav
Toftrees, Director of Sales at Down Under Steak House, responded to this review

Dear GregoryDay, Thank your for joining us in the Down Under during your conference. It was our pleasure to take care of you and your team and we hope to see you back to the Down Under in the future. Sincerely, Laura Phillippi

Reviewed 5 April 2015

My wife and I eat here a lot, try it. The service is great, attentive not overbearing but nice.They have a nice selection of beer on tap in a cozy environment, in the warm weather they have a deck to sit which isn't cramped. The...More

3  Thank Grendel66
Toftrees, Director of Sales at Down Under Steak House, responded to this review

Dear Grendell66, Thank you for choosing the Down Under. I am happy to hear that your experiences in our restaurant have been pleasant. Our new menu has some nice unique options. I hope that we continue to see you in the Down Under. Sincerely, Laura...More

Reviewed 3 April 2015

We have not been here in over 20 years but stopped in tonight to see if anything had changed. Wow! The filet and trout were wonderful. The sides were uniquely delicious. To top it off, Emily, our server, was awesome and makes the best margarita...More

2  Thank Janeo18
Toftrees, Director of Sales at Down Under Steak House, responded to this review

Dear Janeo18, Thank you for coming back to the Down Under. I am happy to hear that you had a great dining experience with us. We hope to see you back in the future. Sincerely, Laura Phillippi

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Restaurant Details

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US$15 - US$40
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Country Club Lane, State College, PA 16803-1639
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-234-8000
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Description
Toftrees - meaning "Home among the trees" - is nestled amid 1,500 scenic wooded acres in beautiful Centre County, Pennsylvania.The view is inescapable. Sophistication and charm are reflected in every direction. Elegance and a relaxed ambience surround you amid the splendor of this natural and pristine setting in the heart of Pennsylvania's panoramic landscape.