How I’ve by no means been to Greystone Steakhouse within the San Diego Gaslamp earlier than escapes me. I’ve lived in San Diego nearly my whole life and Greystone has been right here since 1999. Fortunately, I had the chance to go to final evening as Greystone Prime Steakhouse & Seafood and Forumula Marketing hosted a night of appetizers and cocktails for our San Diego Journey Large group.
Greystone Steak occupies a beautiful four-story Florentine-Italianate constructing that was the previous police division within the coronary heart of the Gaslamp District on fifth Avenue in downtown San Diego. In the event you’re visiting San Diego or on a staycation, the Andaz San Diego is 2 blocks away, a straightforward, quick 4-minute stroll.
Onyx Craft Cocktail Bar
I arrived in time to get pleasure from Pleased Hour half-priced cocktails on the Onxy Craft Cocktail Bar. With drinks like It’s Bourbon Honey and Butterfly selecting one was a wrestle. I lastly settled on a Halfway. Named after the plane provider, how might I’m going mistaken.
A pleasant mixture of coconut rum, Godiva white chocolate liqueur, and pineapple juice with a lime garnish. Yum. Yum. Yum.
Pleasant, quick, environment friendly, and glorious service. Rob, the bartender, instructions the bar. He’s additionally not onerous on the eyes. You’ll be able to fulfill your thirst in additional methods than one. 😉
Professional-tip: Greystone Prime gives a every day Pleased Hour from 4 pm to six:30 pm every day.
Not into cocktails? You’ll be able to get pleasure from a $6 glass of wine throughout Pleased Hour.
Whereas indulging within the mouthwatering appetizers, I loved a The Actual Espressotini: Vanilla vodka, Espresso, and Godiva chocolate. Transfer over Halfway, the Actual Espressotini is a contender for the Greystone Prime Steakhouse yummy cocktail award.
We began the night with steak kabobs. Deliciously tender and oh so scrumptious chunks of flavorful meat on a stick/skewer. It’s like being on the San Diego County Truthful however so a lot better!
If these tasty little slices of heavenly steak are a sign of the standard of the steak at Greystone Steakhouse, I can’t wait to return again for a full meal.
Professional-tip: Greystone serves a number of sorts of Wagyu beef together with Australian, Japanese, and American Wagyu.
Wild Cured Meats & Cheeses: Charcuterie
Our subsequent course was the Wild Cured Meats & Cheeses. I confess cheese, sliced meats, and bread are amongst my weaknesses. I’m throughout a charcuterie.
This mixture of seasonal hand-crafted artisanal cheese, cured meats, and blueberry jam is a should. I might have fortunately eaten all the board myself. However alas, I needed to share…
Regardless of being a steakhouse, Greystone Prime Steakhouse & Seafood serves up an pleasing smooth but agency Rooster Potsticker.
Crispy Calamari & Shishito Peppers
Greystone is aware of do calamari proper. Tender squid rings and tentacles make up their Crispy Calamari & Shishito Peppers. Not too agency, not too smooth, and with a touch of breading. Goldilocks can be happy.
Asparagus & Goat Cheese Bundles
Our subsequent course was the Asparagus & Goat Cheese Bundles. There’s most likely a correct identify for this dish nevertheless it’s not on the common eating menu.
Asparagus is a kind of tough greens. You both prefer it otherwise you don’t. In the event you’re within the “I hate asparagus” membership, these filo dough-wrapped asparagus and goat cheese bundles will change your thoughts. Nice mixture of textures and flavors.
Yummy nibbles and cocktails with an angle. Simply two the reason why you wish to eat at Greystone Steakhouse within the San Diego Gaslamp District. Gluten-free and vegetarian choices can be found.
Nearly all of the appetizers we sampled are from their catering menu. So when you’re planning an occasion, contemplate permitting Greystone to supply the meals.
My mouth is watering simply fascinated with these steak skewers. I’m trying ahead to returning for a full meal.
Have you ever eaten at Greystone Steakhouse?
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