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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Chicago
Ruth's Chris Steak House - Chicago

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Chicago Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.ruthschris.com/Steak-House/7734/Chicago
  • Email: chicago@ruthschris.com
  • Phone: (312) 321-2725
  • Hours of Operation:

    Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 10:00pm;


    Saturday: 4:30pm - 10:00pm;


    Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm

  • Payment Options: AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Steak, Steakhouse, Seafood
  • Executive Chef: Jorge Fernandez
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Smoking Area, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Ruth's Catering in Chicago, IL - Bring the service, expertise and flavor of Ruth's Chris Steak House to the location of your choice! Your Private Event Manager is ready to help attend to every detail of your event, from the menu to the martinis. Ruth's will bring in a team of trained chefs, bartenders and servers to make the most of your experience.
  • Private Party Facilities: Ruth's Chris Steak House is the perfect location for your business meeting, cocktail reception, rehearsal dinner, birthday or anniversary party. Our private rooms can accommodate from 5 to 60 guests.
  • Private Party Contact: Nicole Chiarodo (877) 275-4561

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Hubbard
  • Public Transit: The restaurant can be reached from the Blue Line & Red Line. On the Red Line get off at Grand and proceed west to Dearborn St/head South on Dearborn & the restaurant will be two blocks up on your left. On the Blue Line get off at Clark & Lake and proceed east to Dearborn St/head North on Dearborn/the restaurant will be three blocks up on your left
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Valet is available for $12.00 curbside & there is one pay to park lot on Illinois and State. Street parking is extremely difficult.
A word from Ruth's Chris Steak House - Chicago
Ruth's Chris Steak House in Chicago, IL serves the finest USDA Prime beef available, broiled at 1,800° and served on 500° plates, so your steak stays hot, juicy and delicious from first bite to last. Enjoy our New Orleans-inspired appetizers, USDA Prime steaks, fresh seafood, signature side dishes and homemade desserts. All this while you enjoy our warm, inviting atmosphere and Ruth’s Chris’ genuine hospitality. So whether you’re a regular or have just been wondering what all the buzz is about, Ruth's Chris is the perfect excuse to enjoy the perfect night out. Dinner is served nightly, reservations are suggested and private dining and offsite catering may be arranged. Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "Ruth,s Chorus is always amazing! The food is perfect, the service is prompt and professional and there are none of the in wanted surprises. We have eaten there twice and this time we brought some family members. It was a delight. They always cook the steaks exactly as described and they are perfectly scrumptious!!! Once again we quite enjoyed the whole experience!"
    Dined on 4/19/2014
  • "Every year I go to Ruth Chris for my birthday dinner, and as always I have a fantastic steak and great service. I get my usual bone-in rib eye and it never fails to satisfy. My husband and I tried the spicy lobster for an appetizer this time and it very tasty. I regret not having the lobster mac n cheese, but I don't think we would've been able to eat our steaks too. The food and service is always great!"
    Dined on 4/19/2014
  • "The food was quite ordinary and way over-priced. Wines that we usually order at other restaurants had a much higher mark-up. We got the distinct impression that the steaks were covered in butter, which would explain the upset stomach in the middle of the night. My advice would be to stay out of chain restaurants like this and support our locally owned and operated restaurants here in Chicago. "
    Dined on 4/16/2014
  • "Had the bone-in filet, grilled asparagus, and lobster mac-n-cheese. Probably the best steak we've ever had. Steak was perfectly cooked and the asparagus was delicious as well. While I am not much of a mac-n-cheese fan, I actually enjoyed the lobster mac-n-cheese. Service was also very good. Definitely pricey so it's not somewhere I'd eat too frequently, but would highly recommend for special occasions."
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "This was my first time at Ruth Chris. I was pleasantly surprised with the entire experience. The food is amazing! The service was wonderful. Our server George was really good with people and checked on us often! I can't wait to return!"
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "This location in the Ruth's Chris chain is in River North just across the river from the downtown Chicago Loop. Food was consistent with Ruth's Chris standards. Nice traditional decor. Excellent service."
    Dined on 4/11/2014
  • "As a frequent traveler, I have the opportunity to visit many restaurants. This was my very first visit to a Ruth Chris. I have heard many good things about Ruth Chris and have seen the restaurant in many places throughout the country. So I was so excited to celebrate a friend's birthday. Immediately upon being seated, our waitress approached our table in a very "hurry up and decide " attitude. We had questions about the menu and she could not answer them and at one point she just walked away while we were still asking questions. Her name was Keke and she definitely needed some customer service training. She had such a horrible attitude that we asked the manager for a new waiter. The new waiter was great but Keke ruined the experience."
    Dined on 4/10/2014
  • "This place has great service, great food, and great atmosphere. I absolutely love this restaurant"
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "MY WIFE AND I FOUND THAT WE HAD SOME FREE AND MADE A RESERVATION VIA THE MOBLE APP. NO PROBLEM, THE FOOD THERE IS ALWAYS GOOD AS WELL AS THE SERVICE. WE ALWAYS DINE HERE WHEN WE ARE IN CHICAGO, WHICH IS OFTEN."
    Dined on 4/1/2014
  • "This is my go to place for great steak and superb service."
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "I was a little disappointed that Ruth Chris did have lamb chops, Ordered crab cakes and they were just ok."
    Dined on 3/30/2014
  • "We had a wonderful dinner at Ruth Chris. We both selected the special 3 course menu and all of the courses were normal size (same as the entree portion ala carte) except the sides were a little smaller but still large enough to share. I was able to substitute fresh fruit for the bread pudding dessert which was nice. Definitely worth a visit."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "In all the years I have dined at a Ruth's Chris restaurant, I am never disappointed! This experience was great and our server was fantastic."
    Dined on 3/24/2014
  • "Did not like dining on the second level. Felt stuffing and cramped."
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "Another fantastic dinner at Ruth's. besides an awesome T-bone, Jon was a great waiter. Five stars all around."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "This place should teach other restaurants, this was my first time and will be going often. It was my friends birthday and as soon we walked it they wished her a happy birthday. They took us to our table and their was birthday decoration, later they brought a piece of pie with a birthday candle. This place is worth the price."
    Dined on 3/21/2014
  • "Ruth's Chris always provides us with a fantastic evening!! For my husband and I it's the perfect place for a romantic evening...it is our favorite steakhouse!"
    Dined on 3/18/2014
  • "Great martinis, great food and John our server was spot on!!!! Had a great birthday celebration with friends!!! No complaints whatsoever!!!!"
    Dined on 3/14/2014
  • "I had heard a great deal about this place. When I went we celebrated a birthday, so I had what the party ordered, the steak. It was very good well seasoned. The server was great. I arrived had reservations and was greeted by name during my experience, the staff was very good and the food was awesome."
    Dined on 1/17/2014
  • "It was a group of 4 celebrating my fiancée's birthday. Reservations were made and we were seated promptly. We tried the oysters and spicy lobster, as appetizers, which were delicious. The steaks were done just right. We will be definitely be back in the near future."
    Dined on 3/4/2014
  • "We went for my wife's birthday and she ordered the filet w/o the butter on top. When it arrived she pointed out the butter and a replacement was there in less then a minute."
    Dined on 3/10/2014
  • "What a special night for my husband and me! Dinner was great from start to finish. He picked it for his Bday and we couldn't of been happier!"
    Dined on 3/9/2014
  • "Been to this location many times. The food and specials offered are always delicious. The entire wait staff is awesome, and very service orientated. Our SERVER MASON we have had 3 times is great. He is one of the best waiters in the city I think. Always checking on our table to see if we needed anything."
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "Everything was great! They could do a better job with their deserts but the food is superb! The service was amazing!"
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "Always a great meal and good service at this restuarant. The only place to go in Chicago!!"
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "This was my first time, I took my husband for his birthday. The food and service was great, my waiter, Zachary was VERY.. attentive to our needs. I have put Ruth Chris to the top of my Favorites. Oh n my husband ordered his steak medium well no pink, well he received some pick, but refuse to complain to waiter because the steak was excellent in taste. For our first time. Wonderful, I couldn't have made a better decision."
    Dined on 3/7/2014
  • "Food was fantastic, service was not. Drinks took too long, and were never refilled. Salads were never brought out. Server ignored special requests. Manager offered us a free round of drinks, but didn't follow through. Both the server and manager were great at talking, terrible at listening. For these prices, we expected better."
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "Out hotel made a reservation for us last minute and we got in right away. The service was amazing very friendly and kind. They told us happy anniversary a lot which was nice. At the end of our dinner they gave us a complentary dessert that said "Happy 1st Anniversary" very pleased with our experienced thank you made out night even more special!"
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "The tables were so close together! I wish we would have had a little more space. Food was delicious, though."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "we have been dinning here for the past 15 years. we have celebrated may special ocassions here. last night was just a cozy dinner for two. the food was excellent and the service was great"
    Dined on 2/26/2014
  • "This place was great with service from the start. From the bus boys to the amazing waitress, the staff was on point. The waitress catered to us and made great suggestions. The steak was delicious! The chicken...to die for. The sides were simply amazing. This is definitely a place to go for great food and a romantic ambiance."
    Dined on 2/25/2014
  • "George the waiter was excellent. Thanks for such great service"
    Dined on 2/23/2014
  • "Great food.. Great service... No long wait to get seated"
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "I've been eating at RC for many years and this visit didn't disappoint. My daughter and I were celebrating her 16th birthday and I wanted to have her enjoy a great steak. Filet for her and a ribeye for me. Like butter... Our waitstaff took great care of us and now my daughter wants to go back every week!"
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "Service was great, I like how the are attentive and pay attention to detail. The stakes were exactly what one should expect for the price paid. The bone in filet was tender and juicy. Unfortunately the USDA Prime ribeye required a lot of catching and cutting. I'm glad we tried it. Next time, however, I'll hit up one of the outstanding local steakhouses, like David Burke's or Smith & Wollensky, Gibson's, or even the Chip House."
    Dined on 2/21/2014
  • "We came to celebrate our one year anniversary of marriage on Friday night. Jennifer was out server and was awesome. We had a perfect bottle of silver oak and was a 100 dollars which surprised us the fair pricing. The ribeye and filet were cooked to perfection. Our asparagus wasn't the best but the lobster Mac n cheese was amazing. We thought celebrating our anniversary would add a dessert or something but as stated in the title, best steak in Chicago. Jennifer was awesome. Ruth Chris is my new favorite restaurant."
    Dined on 2/21/2014
  • "Food & service is excellent. Eat here every time we visit Chicago"
    Dined on 2/20/2014
  • "Great food, excellent service. The food was prepared quickly and to perfection- aside from the perfect steaks, the sweet potatoes were a high point."
    Dined on 2/18/2014
  • "I did not know what to expect but I wanted to surprise my husband who really needed to unwind. I got really excited when I received the email about the review and really just expected a dinner with just the two of us which just would have been fine. Once we arrived we were told to go upstairs to the private rooms to seat at TABLE 5. It is here were we met brand new friends! Tottally unexpected! The Patron Tequila Review was fantastic and absolutely have no words to describe a GREAT evening! I look forward to many more evenings like this!"
    Dined on 2/20/2014
  • "I have had the great pleasure of dinning at Ruth's Chris for several years now. Upon each visit , I am truly blessed with a culinary treat.The menu selection is awesome!. Service is rated a "10" ! The food is simply the very best! No matter if it is brunch, meetings with clients , a romantic evening or just being in the neighborhood, its a wonderful fulfilling time. Keep up the outstanding work."
    Dined on 2/19/2014