Ruth's Chris Steak House - Buckhead
Ruth's Chris Steak House - Buckhead

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Buckhead

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://ruthschris.net/reservations/buckhead/
  • Phone: 4043650660
  • Hours of Operation:
    Daily: 11:00am - 11:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Steak, American
  • Executive Chef: Pat Faucher
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Experience the sensation of private dining at Ruth's Chris and treat your special guests to an unforgettable dining experience. Here you will find a wide array of information to help guide you through your event planning process at our restaurants located in metropolitan Atlanta, Birmingham and Huntsville, Alabama, and Columbia, Greenville, and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

    It will be our pleasure to host your next party, meeting or banquet. To learn how, just visit us at: http://ruthschris.net/private_dining
  • Private Party Facilities: Located inside of the Embassy Suites Hotel in Atlanta-Buckhead. Our private dining rooms can accommodate 20 – 150 guests. Ruth’s Chris has two private rooms and then can utilize the Embassy Suites private banquet space. Every dining experience is customized to the guests preferences .
  • Private Party Contact: Tippa McClure 404-365-0660
  • Entertainment: PRIME TIME MENU
    Enjoy a full 3-course meal including your choice of soup or salad, an entree, a personal side and your choice of dessert starting at $42.00 (plus tax and gratuity). Offered daily until 6:30 PM. To view details, go to: http://ruthschris.net/primetime

    HALF-OFF PRIME BITES DURING RUTH'S HOUR
    Ruth's Chris is thrilled to offer our Prime Bites Bar Menu with half-priced bar menu items during special Ruth's Hours. To view details, go to: http://ruthschris.net/primebites
  • Special Events: To view our monthly promotions, visit us at http://ruthschris.net/events and check out our special menus and events.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Highland Dr.
  • Parking: Hotel Parking
A word from Ruth's Chris Steak House - Buckhead
Visit Ruth's Chris Steak House in Buckhead, Atlanta's designated entertainment and shopping district. Less than a mile from Phipps Plaza and Lenox Square Mall, Ruth's Chris is located just off the intersection of Peachtree and Piedmont Roads in the lobby of the Embassy Suites Hotel. Richly appointed, this is the perfect location for a romantic steak dinner, business event, or private party. Private rooms for 10 to 150 guests. The restaurant is easily accessible by rail as it is a short two blocks from MARTA / Buckhead Station, N-7.
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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Buckhead reviews from OpenTable diners
50 reviews since May 4, 2014
Overall Rating4.3
  • Food4.3
    Service4.3
  • Ambiance3.9
    Noise LevelModerate
85% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (34)romantic (19)good for groups (10)notable wine list (7)fit for foodies (5)neighborhood gem (5)great for lunch (4)great for brunch (3)hot spot (3)late-night find (2)kid-friendly (2)Show More
  • cluttered table
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    The waiter did not clear our table in a timely manner nor was he very attentive.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Food, Okay Location
    KGamble
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    My husband, myself and another couple had dinner here on Saturday, 8.22.14. Our server, Linda (?) was very knowledgeable and offered useful suggestions about the menu. The food was great, we ordered the Cowboy, Ribeye, Salmon and Shrimp & Grits with a assortment of sides. All plates were practically cleaned! My only complaint, although minor, is that we were seated in an area that was open to the hotel lobby (this location is inside an Embassy Suites). There were lots of children and families in the lobby area and the partition did little to diffuse the noise. At one point, there was a group of kids shouting from a balcony almost overlooking our table. It was a minor distraction but something to be aware of when choosing this location.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Lack of Professionalism
    CheeVIP
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    - We almost got wrong appetizers - Long wait on taking order - Cool dinner roll - Server who handle the 500F hot plate was not well trained. The hand tower to protect the 500F plate touch the food numerous time. - Long wait for dessert order - Tablet was not cleaned or small crumbles were never picked up after taking the main dish plates away. - Long wait for check - Got the wrong check - Long wait for ringing up the check - Long wait for to-go box I would not complain if it is local neighborhood restaurant. I do expect 5 stars service from the big brand - Ruth's Chris.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great food, great service!
    Tisdales
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    The food is untouchable.. Best steak you will eat! Ask for Frank.. He's the best & always gives excellent service!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    Everything was great! Service spec! Food was good. Just needed salt!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • experience
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Wonderful. Celebrated 15 year anniversary. Wife and i will be returning very soon! BEST STEAKS in town.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Very Good Overall
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 7/31/2014
    ...one thing to mention outside of the food and service being very good, overall, wait staff should be more understanding of customer preference on food preparation. The waitress, after being asked to have a filet prepared med-well +, was offended when one of our party kindly asked her to have the steak delivered "cooked just a bit more". The steak was bleeding inside. We are a great bunch to have for any occasion, never a complaint. We do ask for the food to be prepared as requested without question and with a smile. Disappointed only in the response the waitress gave when a simple request was given for food we were paying good money for. She was quite obviously annoyed. Thank you.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2012VIP
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    I did not appreciate this dinning experience at all. I made a reservation and had to wait 15 mins at the hostess stand. Service level was not consistent compared to other Ruth's Chris steakhouses. I'll take my $150 tab elsewhere.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great for travelers
    rle13
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    As someone not familiar with the area, this was a no brainer. While staying at the hotel next door, my family and I were looking for convenience after a long day of touring Atlanta. Having eaten at other Ruth's Chris locations, I knew the food would be fantastic. We all had the filet, and they were cooked perfectly. The au gratin potatoes were amazing. The service was also good, just be prepared to allow at least an hour and a half for dinner. We finished the meal with chocolate mousse cheesecake and coffee brewed in a french press. I am already planning a return trip, and the Ruth's Chris in Buckhead will definitely be on the agenda.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great food!
    Luv2eat
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    I always enjoy coming to Ruth Chris. Nice private setting and great food.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Quite Romantic Dinner
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    Reserved table for 2 on Saturday evening (7:00p), where we were promptly seated for our anniversary dinner. Dinner was prompt. We ordered an appetizer of calamari (good but not that crunchy), salad/soup (mediocre), ribeye steaks, which were cooked to perfection, and a shared dessert. The server, Jason, was point with suggestions and had dessert pre-planned for our special date. Steaks were cooked well the first time, which is a plus in our book. Ambiance is quiet but far from a hot spot, as you are in the lobby of the Embassy Suites hotel. Overall good experience with memorable food.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great outing
    TrueFoodieVIP
    Dined on 7/9/2014
    Very nice restaurant. Always consistent. The service is top notch and they always make you feel like an important guest.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Worth the wait
    JWG2
    Dined on 6/29/2014
    Everything was good. Service, food and experience. A little slow, but worth the wait. Other than that and the air could have been a little cooler, it was perfect for a couples night without the kids. Guys: MOMMA WAS HAPPY!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • food
    FloridaBulldog
    Dined on 6/28/2014
    2 steaks ordered; 1 medium well was very red and not as described on the menu; this has to be returned for further cooking; the other steak was ordered medium rare and it was cold at the center. This too has to be returned for additional cooling. Needless to say, the microwave did nothing but toughen the steaks. I have eaten at other Ruths Chris establishments and never had a problem.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Not impressed at all!
    Neveragain
    Dined on 6/20/2014
    I expected so much more as i have never been before. All i can say is unimpressive!!
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • David's Graduation Celebration
    KitKatVIP
    Dined on 6/16/2014
    It was perfect for my son's graduation celebration. It was only three of us, but Frank (as always), made it very special. The food was prepared perfectly, the cost is reasonable for the quality, in quite a non-stuffy atmosphere! We will continue to consider this our "special occasion family spot". We have fond memories of many family celebrations there.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Steak great, sides okay
    bdaydinner
    Dined on 6/12/2014
    We had a nice birthday celebration. Three in the party and all three thoroughly enjoyed their steaks, we all ordered filet. We ordered a side of garlic mashed potatoes and a side of creamed spinach to share. Two of us ordered salads. The salad Caesar salad was very good, the lettuce wedge was okay. The sides were both just okay. The mashed potatoes were a little too runny and the creamed spinach was nothing special, a little on the bland side. Crème brulee was awesome. Our waiter was outstanding and gave us great attention. We had a gift card that had been given to us. Not sure we would go on our own dime, can get a great steak and better sides at some other restaurants we've tried. And, probably cost less.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good as Always
    mgsmn
    Dined on 6/5/2014
    Another good Ruth Chris location. Same consistant service and food quality one would expect from the chain.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Never Disappoints
    luvgoodfood
    Dined on 5/27/2014
    Ruth's Chris may be pricey, but the food is worth it! The steaks are always absolute perfection, and you can order anything on the menu and it will be delicious. We will continue to spend special occasions there for a guaranteed good meal.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Frank
    Dined on 5/26/2014
    Really good food and great service. Side dishes were hot and ample. Main meals were cooked perfectly
    Special Features:
    special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Excellent
    gadave
    Dined on 5/25/2014
    The evening was very enjoyable. Our waiter was very attentive and the food was great. I highly recommend this restaurant. This is one gem in Atlanta that I will find again on my next visit.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great steak and potato.
    Jonah
    Dined on 5/15/2014
    I know I will get a great steak and potato. Sides dish are tasty and can be shared with others. I love the coffee.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent service
    Nenecruz77
    Dined on 5/13/2014
    Thoroughly enjoyed that our server greeted us by party name. Also, the service was excellent in the sense that we were served by several and not needing to wait on our assigned server for service.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing steak
    HoneyCrystalD
    Dined on 5/11/2014
    The steak was so juicy and the crem brule was to die for. Great special occasion spot.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Steak lovers dream
    mudbone
    Dined on 5/10/2014
    If you love a good steak then this place is for you. I am not a big steak fan however the way their steak is prepared left me wanting more. The steak melted in my mouth with every bite. I can truly say that I have never experience anything like that before. Most of the times steaks are either too pink or too dry. The stake I had was OUTSTANDING! Con - the side dishes need a lot of help, all of them.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Avoid this restaurant!
    chailey99
    Dined on 5/10/2014
    First of all, parking is a disaster. And it pretty much meets the criteria of a low-rate hotel restaurant from start to finish, except at higher end price points. This is by no means fine dining-we were seated in the atrium next to a door that patrons exit to use the nearest restroom! Our server fumbled throughout the entire meal, saying rehearsed lines but constantly absent when we wanted to place a drink order, wine order, never checked on us after our food arrived and we waited forever for the check. The food was passable at best. Yes the steak was steaming hot but guess what....our spinach and potatoes were lukewarm at best. Having expected a fine steak house experience, I was completely speechless at the end. HORRIBLE!!!!!!!
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 24 ratings-only reviews submitted since May 4, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.5
    • Food4.5
    • Ambiance4.3
    • Service4.6
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The following 343 reviews are from the Ruth's Chris Steak House - Buckhead reviews archive.
  • A night to Remember
    Missmakayla
    Dined on 5/3/2014
    We dined here on our prom night with a group of 10. They made us feel welcome. I have a peanut allergy and the server and chef was very aware and worked with me. The food was delicious. I ordered the three course feast which included a soup or salad, an entree, side, and desert. My Caesar salad was amazing. The steak was juicy. The portions were a good size. My boyfriend and I will surely dine here again.
    Special Features:
    Romantic, special occasion, Late-Night Find, Neighborhood Gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Never disappointed
    Luv2dine
    Dined on 5/2/2014
    The food and service were amazing as always! We will return soon.
    Special Features:
    Romantic, special occasion, Great for Lunch, Notable Wine List
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Bad first experience
    Tay01
    Dined on 4/26/2014
    I ordered a rib eye (medium) it came out raw I sent it back 3 time because each time it was bleeding. The manager came over and kept apologizing but that did no good so the last time they bought it out once it was medium it tasted like burned charcoal. I gave up. But the sweet potato casserole is to die for.
    Special Features:
    Romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Not very happy
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 4/20/2014
    Long wait for waitstaff to come to table after seated, long wait for refreshments, long wait for food, steak overcooked and had to be returned, many, many crying children in restaurant. Usually food is worth price but not in the case of spending alot of money on food and having to yell over the children in the restaurant, while we didn't dawdle, we were in the restaurant for 2.5 hours. First bad experience at restaurant but it will be remembered
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • excellent
    Thomas
    Dined on 4/19/2014
    This was my first time eating here and I loved it. The food was amazing, me and my husband dine here for dinner to celebrate our anniversary. Great service from the time we walked into the resturant, until the time we left. Also the managers came over to welcome us and check to make sure everything was perfect.
    Special Features:
    Romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Poor services
    FoodLover
    Dined on 4/18/2014
    This was not what I remembered. I went to the one in Mareitta last year, food was great and the most important thing is the service was awesome. So, I decided to take my bf to the one in Buckhead for his birthday couple days ago. I was so disappointed and sure won't go back there again. The services we received were a cold face from the manager and our server disappeared on us most of the time.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Overpriced but Good
    PistolShrimpTardigrade
    Dined on 4/13/2014
    The food is hideously overpriced but pretty good. Odd, too, that there was a sign at the reception desk saying "Proper Attire Required" but the family of four next to us were in shorts and t-shirts. (I'd hate to see what ranks as improper attire.) Bottom line, I can't see going again or recommending the place due to the prices. On the upside, the service was good, and they provided a little free dessert because we were celebrating our anniversary.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Sizzling steaks!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007VIP
    Dined on 4/11/2014
    Awesome food!!! Ok atmosphere in hotel lobby...making overall very good!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Met Expectations
    Dinner
    Dined on 4/5/2014
    Had dinner at Ruth's Chris on Saturday April 5th, my first time at this specific location but not at a Ruth's Chris. The staff met my expectation but I would not say anything got my attention. The location inside an Embassy Suites Hotel does not lend itself to an intimate setting especially if you are not sitting in the main dining room. I asked for a table change to a less open/exposed section of the restaurant. The best part of our meal was the bread pudding dessert. The rest of the meal was good but not exceptional.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Not What I Remembered
    Entwil
    Dined on 4/5/2014
    This visit did not live up to the previous times I have been to a Ruth's Chris Steakhouse. Initially everything was fine, but when my order of Spicy Lobster Bites came out as Spicy Oyster Bites, I knew that things weren't going to be like before. They did bring us out the correct appetizer, but by that time our main course was ready to come out. The main course was very good, but not spectacular, and I had to wait 15 minutes before I got a refill on any of my drinks. At the time, there were only a couple of other tables seated too. Near the end of dinner, we had an entirely new waiter come over and ask us about dessert. It was rather confusing. As for the atmosphere, it was in the lobby of a hotel, so there's that...
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Birthday Treat
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 4/4/2014
    We have been to Ruth Chris in many locations.The entry parking to the front of the embassy suites is a little difficult to navigate unless you have a small car .Service and food were outstanding as usual.We both had steak and lobster ,both we're well seasoned and properly cooked.This was a Birthday dinner for which they brought out a nice complementary desert that was delicious.Over all a great experience .
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • My wife and I took our twin
    SteakAficianado
    Dined on 4/2/2014
    My wife and I took our twin boys here for their 15th birthday. Our waiter was outstanding. Sadly I had to return my ribeye as I ordered it medium and it was medium well to well done. My son's steak was also over done. They graciously brought me a new steak and brought complimentary desserts for the boys and also to me and my wife. The manager apologized for the steak being overcooked. We were treated extremely well, but for what we paid for the dinner for four, i expected better food. it was good, just not memorable. i usually go to Hal's or Bones and this just does not compare, foodwise. Our service was impeccable, which saved the evening.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Ruth's Chris
    Tommy
    Dined on 4/1/2014
    We had a wonderful meal served by an attentive staff.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • A Good Night Out
    steakman
    Dined on 3/29/2014
    The food was excellent. Everything was above par until the steaks came out. I ordered my steak medium and my wife ordered hers medium well. When the runner delivered the steaks to the table I asked if he was sure the steak on my plate was meduim and not medium well. The runner was clearly wrong. We had the same cut of steak but the medium well steak was significantly shorter. I assume because it cooked longer. The steaks were about the same circumference. We had to cut into the middle of the steak to verify that was the case but who wants to ruin a $50 piece of meat and let the juice escape. I know it sounds nit-picky but for the price you pay I would expect them to get everything right. I would gladly go there again.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.