National Prime Rib Day is coming up on April 27, offering an outstanding excuse to indulge in a thick, juicy steak. Add a delicious au jus or spicy horseradish sauce, pop a baked potato on the side, and you have a celebratory meal that’s perfect for the holiday. Try these Bradenton and Sarasota area restaurants for an unbeatable steak in honor of Prime Rib Day.
1. Alpine Steakhouse
4520 S Tamiami Tr, Sarasota
The Alpine Steakhouse offers both a 10-ounce and 14-ounce prime rib roast. You can top your steak with béarnaise sauce, gorgonzola cheese, marsala sauce or sautéed mushrooms and onions for added flair. If you prefer something quicker, try your prime rib thinly sliced on a French dip sandwich. Simmered in au jus, this meat delivers unbeatable flavor for Prime Rib Day.
2. Cannon’s Steakhouse and Tavern
6540 Superior Ave, Sarasota
Enjoy a 12-ounce, 16-ounce, or 22-ounce prime rib from Cannon’s Steakhouse and Tavern. These steaks are available with hollandaise, horsey, béarnaise, or burgundy sauce, and sides like a baked potato or mixed vegetables are available for an additional charge. You can also order the Prime Rib Sandwich with several layers of thinly sliced meat topped with imported provolone and sautéed onion. Sandwiches come with a side of fries.
3. Cody’s Original Roadhouse
895 Cortez Rd W, Bradenton
Cody’s Original Roadhouse serves its slow roasted prime rib of beef in three cuts —10-ounce, 12-ounce and one full pound. The prime rib is seasoned with fresh garlic and Cody’s signature herb blend, and served with a rich au jus. Steak entrees include a bottomless salad bowl, fresh baked sweet yeast rolls and your choice of a side, which includes the baked potato, steamed vegetables or skillet mushrooms.
4. The Ranch Grill
14475 SR 70, Lakewood Ranch
At The Ranch Grill, you can celebrate Prime Rib Day with their Ranchers Prime Rib sandwich. It features thinly sliced prime rib with melted provolone and au jus. Choose from crispy fries, homemade potato chips or creamy coleslaw on the side. If you want a heartier meal, visit on Friday, Saturday or Sunday for the 10-ounce prime rib, served with a side of au jus, the Chef’s vegetable and one side. Pick an Idaho baked potato, mashed Red Bliss potatoes, steamed broccoli, sautéed spinach, rice or crispy fries.
5. Sharky’s Seagrill
2519 Gulf Drive N, Bradenton Beach
You may associate Sharky’s primarily with seafood, but this restaurant also serves outstanding steaks, including a juicy roast prime rib with au jus. This entrée comes with a bread basket and your choice of rice or potatoes and vegetables. Stop in for fine dining and a relaxed atmosphere for your steak, or opt for surf and turf in this landmark eatery located on Anna Maria Island.
Where will you grab your dinner for National Prime Rib Day? Share your favorite steak restaurants with us in the comments section below!