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Cafe La Maze

1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950-4623
+1 619-474-5057
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“prime rib” (27 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
“crab legs” (2 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar
$$ - $$$
1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950-4623
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well I grew up in chicago. I know a good steakhouse I know good 👍 pubs. I know how to dine and enjoy (music) in a club like atmosphere! mind you, I can't afford to eat there often. Because when I do I usually pick...More

Thank Stephen w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional decor,great steaks,ample portions, excellent service. Dinner time has live music every day. Remember to be very hungry 😊

Thank Ruben R
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Good service, I stopped for a quick lunch and wasn't disappointed. Great Prime Rib, I've been here twice and have only tried the Prime Rib.

Thank TurboWalt
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We have been to Cafe La Maze several times. Their staff is always friendly and very attentive. The quality of their food is always top notch in my opinion. It's a great place for everyone. Kids are welcome but I'd make sure they are well...More

1  Thank KatDMcB
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This place has been around since the 1960s' and the décor reflects that. They also cook a good steak any way you like it too! I've always like my steaks rare and almost bloody and they did a fine job. Great place to hold a...More

Thank yuniced
Reviewed 11 July 2017

To be honest, we go for the weekend entertainment (Ray Correa on Saturday's and Take Two on Friday's) but always end up ordering something to eat. The decor is dated, the service is friendly. It's a steak house - and their steaks are fantastic. Can't...More

1  Thank Diane L
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Make sure to get anything with cheese!! Hot chocolate is awesome too...service is impeccable and ibtey tobgobanytime I'm nearby!

2  Thank Richard T
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Hadn't dined here in several years, but we were hungry and in the area so hubby and I decided to dine here. The prime rib was good but my rib eye steak was tough, little marbling and no flavor. Service started out ok, but with...More

Thank MsWiley57
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I was raised in National City. Cafe La Maze was the old, established place your parents used to go to before they had kids! I finally went back for a meal -- I'm sure it's been 45 years since I last ate there. The decor...More

1  Thank lainim
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Step back in time and enjoy great food, great service and great drinks. Our recent trip here was the results of seeing a comment about it and then being intrigued. What a great place, we love it and have already planned our next visit. Our...More

2  Thank highdesertwanderer
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8 August 2017|
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Response from Emory B | Reviewed this property |
No sure. The food was very good and I didn't have to order anything in addition to the entrée.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950-4623
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  National City
  • Phone Number: +1 619-474-5057
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