Round Steak and Gravy

Total Time
2hrs 30mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 2 hrs 15 mins

Super tender, use a thin cut of round steak for better flavor! Extremely tasty, as it makes its own gravy.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 12 lbs thin cut round steaks
  • 1 (10 3/4 ounce) can condensed cream of mushroom soup
  • 1 (10 1/2 ounce) can condensed French onion soup
  • 1 34 cups water


  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  2. Trim the fat from the steak, and cut into desired number of servings.
  3. In a roasting pan over medium high heat, sear both sides of the steak, about 1 minute per side.
  4. Remove from heat.
  5. Stir the cream of mushroom soup, French onion soup and water into the roaster.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven 2 1/2 hours.


Most Helpful

Like a previous reviewer, I hesitated to review this one since I made quite a few changes. I had found this recipe on another site and based on the reviews of others that had made it, I made some additions to the recipe. Instead of using French onion soup, I used half of a package of onion soup mix. I substituted a mixture of beef broth and red wine vinegar for the water. I added in some black pepper, garlic powder and a can of sliced mushrooms. I used a very thin cut of beef and it was tender after just an hour of cooking time. The gravy thickened up nicely. The only complaint I received from my family was that it needed the addition of some salt. I'll add that in when I make this again, and I believe it will make this a 5 star recipe for us.

Dreamgoddess September 14, 2008

My family loved this, I made it as is and only added a bit of garlic powder so as to not have to add salt. Super hit!

hanson1326 January 20, 2010

Don't know if I should review this or not as I changed the recipe. But here goes. I used eye of the round steaks. I thinly sliced them about 1/4 inch thick across the grain and browned them in the pan. I made this on top of the stove. I used cream of mushroom soup w/garlic and instead of water I used beef broth. I think 1 3/4 cup is too much as the gravy was too thin and I had to thicken it at the end. I thought it was a little bland so I added about !/8 tsp black pepper and 4oz. can sliced mushrooms. Served this for supper tonite and it was very good. Thanks for the recipe Becky.

Montana-GemBob September 20, 2007

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