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George's Steak Pit

1206 S Jackson Hwy, Sheffield, AL 35660-5749
+1 256-381-1531
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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1206 S Jackson Hwy, Sheffield, AL 35660-5749
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Upfront the waittress tells you Georges has been cooking steaks for sixty years, wood fired, hickory smoked. They have seafood and chicken, but...I've eaten the best steaks in Omaha, Chris Ruth's steak house and the Palm in DC. Okay, let's see what you got. They...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I attended a birthday celebration at George's that was held in the private group room and it was wonderful. From the delicious horde res, salads, steak, and wine - everything was perfect and the servers were superior. It was an amazing evening.

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Been here several times and had good food. Went for anniversary and ordered steaks. Both our steaks were really smoky tasting. Not good. Waitress never came back and asked how our food was, nor refilled drinks. It was a bad experience and we won't be...More

1  Thank Glenn J
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We like to go to George's and the service and food are almost always very good. I do feel like they are pricing a lot of folks out of coming there. The dinning area was only half full tonight. I would hate to see them...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Our large group was seated in a private dining room, in a very comfortable long table, yet with plenty of elbow room. The three wait staff were very professaional and competent, and even managed separate checks quite well. Everyone enjoyed their food. In my case,...More

Thank feedawg
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Went there with my wife for a romantic night. The food was not worth the price and the atmosphere was Blah. Apologized to my wife and wished for my money back. First and last time. Just to let you know I normally will spend 150.00...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

High expectations and very disappointed! First and last time I'll ever visit the PIT. Dining room was old, dark, and depressing. There are NO windows in this building. I've had better steak at Texas Road House, for half the price. My Fiancée ordered Jumbo fantail...More

Thank jjckwagner
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This steakhouse is a local favorite and is on par with some of the finer steakhouses outside of the area. The steaks, chicken, pork, and fish are grilled in an open pit over hickory logs (if you don't like a smoky flavor, then choose another...More

Thank Penny M
Reviewed 2 February 2017

As a native of Sheffield, of course I've been dining there since George and Vangie were regular fixtures there and we would see their kids helping in the kitchen and dining room. I have been living away from the Shoals for nearly 40 years and...More

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We went to George's to get a good meal. Boy, were we disappointed! Start to finish the meal was terrible. The "greek" salad dressing was straight vinegar. Then the tenderloin filet kabob ($26.95) was tough and so full of grisel that you could not cut...More

Thank Joy G
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1206 S Jackson Hwy, Sheffield, AL 35660-5749
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Sheffield
  • Phone Number: +1 256-381-1531
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