Icon disambig
For an overview of brahmin steak in the Fallout series of games, see brahmin steak.

Brahmin steak is a consumable item in Fallout: New Vegas.


Brahmin steak is a food item that restores health when consumed. It boosts Strength for the duration of its effects, but also increases the player character's radiation level. Brahmin steak is an ingredient of Desert Salad.

Survival skill effectEdit

SkillEffectHardcore effect
10+2 Hit Point for 15s, +1 Strength for 2m-60 Starvation 
20+2 Hit Point for 15s, +1 Strength for 2m-70 Starvation 
30+3 Hit Point for 15s, +1 Strength for 2m-80 Starvation 
40+3 Hit Point for 15s, +1 Strength for 2m-90 Starvation 
50+4 Hit Point for 15s, +2 Strength for 2m-100 Starvation 
60+4 Hit Point for 15s, +2 Strength for 2m-110 Starvation 
70+4 Hit Point for 15s, +2 Strength for 2m-120 Starvation 
80+5 Hit Point for 15s, +2 Strength for 2m-130 Starvation 
90+5 Hit Point for 15s, +2 Strength for 2m-140 Starvation 
100+6 Hit Point for 15s, +3 Strength for 2m-150 Starvation 
Note: Radiation is not affected by Survival skill level.


This item can be crafted by the player character.

Creation requirements

Icon range
Icon level
Brahmin steak (1)



Prior to patch, the recipe required two pieces of meat and a bottle of wine and produced two steaks.

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Stream the best stories.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Get Disney+