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Clearman's North Woods Inn

7247 Rosemead Blvd. (Huntington Dr.) Send to Phone
626-286-8284 | Menu
Lumberjack-themed family restaurant with a roof blanketed in artificial snow, the North Woods Inn serves good steaks and legendary cheese bread.
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Clearman's North Woods Inn Restaurant Review

: This old-school steakhouse is a San Gabriel Valley institution that predates the upscale steakhouses and remains the source of some retro fun. The place resembles a mountain lodge and its sprawling roof is covered --- quite effectively, we might add --- with a heavy blanket of synthetic snow. The management is proud to proclaim that the huge sign out front was cut from a massive 1,000-year-old redwood tree. The restaurant's cheese bread --- you can find the proprietary spread in many supermarkets --- is legendary (and very good, despite being a bit soggy), and most regulars opt for the steaks, which are sizeable and respectable. All steak and seafood entrées include two salads, cheese bread and potato, which keeps costs reasonable. There’s a basic wine list and cocktails, and most folks finish with a chocolate-rum or blueberry sundae. With its timbered walls and Tiffany-style lamps, this old-timer is a blast from the past. Also located at 540 N. Azusa Ave., Covina, 626-331-7444; and 14305 Firestone Blvd., La Mirada, 714-994-4590.

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Poor Experience at Clearman's Northwoods Inn
by taken4aride on Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:16 pm
 
Used to be great, what happened? Looks like the economy is taking its toll. Cheese bread was rock hard. Went for lunch, about 4 people in the whole place. Sharing food is frowned upon, waitress kept stalking us to make sure we weren't sharing my "endless" salad and bread. By endless I mean the one serving I had of it. When I asked for extra bread, waitress brought one slice and was wrned that I couldn't take it to go. Food was sub-par. Had beef dip, husband had burger. For our $36.00 lunch, we left very dissatisfied. My suggestion: make your own red cabbage salad (recipes are posted all over the net) and get the cheese spread from the grocery store and make your own Northwoods at home. You'll save alot of $ and be satisfied with your portions!"
 
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