1. Texas Roadhouse
Location: 1940 Roschman Ave., Lima
Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday, 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Highlights: Everyone enjoys a great steak not just in the summer but all year long. If the sound of Fort Worth ribeyes, Dallas filets or New York strip have you entranced, then head to Texas. The staff at Texas Roadhouse hand cuts your steak after ordering. Best of all, it has call-ahead seating which makes everyone in your group smile.
2. Old City Prime
Location: 215 S. Main St., Lima
Hours: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Thursday; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Highlights: Looking for a quiet, idyllic place like Columbus and Cinci have to offer to wine and dine your special someone? Old City Prime is the place for a romantic steak dinner. Reservations are accepted but arrive early to savor a drink and cap off the evening while watching live entertainment in the upstairs lounge. And so begins a memorable evening.
3. Dick’s Steak House Inc.
Location: 206 Broad St., Kalida
Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday; 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday; 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday; 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday; 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday
Highlights: Enjoy the steak for two at Dick’s Steak House, which also comes with a loaded salad bar. The meat is tender and delicious along with generous quantities of bread and sides. The wait staff knows the art of good service, so jump in the car and find out where everyone in Putnam County goes for a good steak.