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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Cincinnati
Ruth's Chris Steak House - Cincinnati

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Cincinnati Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Phone: (513) 381-0491
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, American
  • Executive Chef: Stephen Delucia
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Ruth"s Catering in Cincinnati, OH - 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: No matter what the occasion, Ruth"s Chris is the perfect place to gather. We will work with you to customize any menu to meet your needs and budget. Work one-on-one with our Private Event Manager to select the right room and configuration, accommodate your A/V needs, and help enhance your event with floral arrangements and more.
  • Private Party Contact: Rebecca Sehlhorst x

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Walnut Street and Freedom Way
  • Parking: Public Lot
A word from Ruth's Chris Steak House - Cincinnati
Ruth"s Chris Steak House in Cincinnati, OH 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 off site catering may be arranged.Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "Place was nice. Had a great table with a view. Service was excellent. Food was good next time hold the butter it was a little to saucy for a steak. Food presentation was poor. Too small of a plate. Price was high but expected that. I think paying those prices I will stick with rubys. Mainly for the food"
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "Steaks were outstanding. Waiter, Andrew, was one of the best we have ever experienced. Everything was perfect."
    Dined on 7/16/2014
  • "It was a totally romantic dinner for our 45th wedding anniversary. From the rose-petaled table to the steaks to the outstanding dessert, everything was superb. Highly recommend Ruth's Chris for a special evening!"
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "We celebrated our anniversary at Ruth Chris and it was absolutely perfect. We had wonderful service, the food was outstanding, and we couldn't have been more satisfied. We will most definitely be coming back soon."
    Dined on 7/9/2014
  • "My wife and I went for a belated anniversary dinner. After a balky start with finding the valet on a game night (it'll be in front of the Freedom Center), and a slightly frazzled bar staff, we had a lovely dinner. My only complaint would be that the wine markups are a tad stiff."
    Dined on 7/8/2014
  • "The food was excellent and the service was very good. Perfect for a special occasion."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "This was my first time at the Cincinnati Ruth's Chris and to say I was disappointed would be an understatement. Morton's or Ruby's would've been the better choice. The service was great but the food was awful. The dining room was not full so I can't say the kitchen was overwhelmed. I ordered the two lobster tails and 11oz filet, spinach and au gratin potatoes to be split with my boyfriend. They cut the steak at the table and put it on a very hot plate which continued to cook the meat. My medium temp was now very well done. They took it back and brought me a new one 22 minutes later! The boyfriend was finished and everything else was now cold. After speaking to the manager, the steak was taken of the bill."
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "My husband and I went to Ruth's Chris to celebrate our 35th wedding anniversary with another couple. The service and food was absolutely wonderful and first class. The restaurant even had rose petals on the table with a happy anniversary card and after dinner took our picture which gave us memories to take home. We loved the evening of celebration."
    Dined on 6/29/2014
  • "Great place to celebrate a birthday - great food and atmosphere!"
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "This is a must have! My girlfriend and I love it to the point where we go just for this sometimes."
    Dined on 6/23/2014
  • "We've eaten at several different RC locals including Palm Springs & Maui. Our last experience in Maui left us a little disappointed in food quality. We tried again at the Banks and were pleased that it met all our expectations! Food and service were outstanding! Thanks to Andrew for making our anniversary dinner a wonderful night out!"
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "Our second time at this location and it was great! Celebrating a new job and our server Tasha was fabulous. Our meal was delicious! Crabtini for him, shrimp cocktail for me. Both yummy. Cocktail sauce on shrimp had a nice horseradish bite without being overpowering. Caeser salads good but huge. He had the strip and loved it - cooked to medium rare perfection. I had surf and turf and loved it too. We shared the lobster Mac and cheese - Heaven! A wonderful evening!"
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "Our table was beautiful rose petals and glitter. Service was beyond expectations."
    Dined on 6/19/2014
  • "The chopped salad was yummy! All 4 of us got petite filets, cooked to our liking. Although all four tasted great, two of the filets required more carving than we would have imagined. I found my filet didn't need the brandy peppercorn sauce, which had a slight chemical taste to me. Maria gave us great service and we will be back!"
    Dined on 6/18/2014
  • "We went to the restaurant for a birthday and Father's Day. Everything was wonderful and have no complaints at all. The food was great!!!"
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "The service was better than the meal. Our appetizer (lobster) was so over spiced in that it ruined the flavor of the lobster. We had the same appetizer at RCS in Loisville and it was awesome! Cinncinati, you failed us on that. One steak was overcooked and the other steak was way to raw in that had to be sent back to the oven. We wouldn't care but when you are paying $45 for a steak it should be cooked to perfection. My suggestion, the RCS in Cincinnati should take some cooking lessons from your sister in Louisville. We spent $180 on this anniversay meal and did not even enjoy it. Somewhat disappointed."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "We went to Ruth's Chris for the first time on Sunday for our anniversary. The staff was so nice to us - they decorated the table with rose petals and had a Happy Anniversary note waiting. The service throughout the meal was very attentive without overbearing. And we still dreaming about the steak!! It was the best we have had. Cooked to perfection! Going to dinner there that night made our anniversary even more special - we left smiling with full bellies :)"
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "Great menu, steaks are wonderful. Servers go above and beyond."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "Excellent service that was also very helpful. Will return soon "
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "We were celebrating our anniversary and felt like we were treated like royalty. We had rose petals on the table and a special anniversary card. I had the Ruth Classic lobster & filet which was wonderful which comes with a salad, side and dessert, otherwise all menu items are ala cart. My husband had the ribeye which he also enjoyed. The steaks have a unique flavor and come with a special flavored butter which is a bit different, but still good. I ordered my steak medium rare, but I would have called it rare (but I still like it rare) so did't say anything. A bit pricey, I'd return for special occasions. Service was exceptional."
    Dined on 6/2/2014
  • "We decided to give Ruth Chris a try for my husbands birthday in hopes of expanding out from our normal steak house locations. The restaurant itself was beautiful and we were seated upstairs with a window view. Being that it was the beginning of June and hot in Ohio, we expected the restaurant to be colder. It was not. We were hot the entire time and sweating during our meal. The food was good but the only downside is that my husbands steak, which was ordered medium rare, was sliced open in many different spots, to make sure it was cooked to temperature. This was upsetting. The desserts were great, as was our server Andrew. We may be back depending on the occasion, but would likely try something else other than the steak. "
    Dined on 6/1/2014
  • "Service was good - the food not so much. I had the sea bass and it was good except for the massive amount of butter floating around on my plate. I would have liked to finish the fish but just couldn't get past all the butter. Someone else at our table had the scallops & same thing. Next time I want seafood I'll just go to a seafood restaurant. The steaks looked good. The lobster mac & cheese was very dry. Overall I'd say the food was average and definitely order steak here, not seafood."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "Rick was fantastic, couldn't ask for a better waiter. Very attentive and very nice looking. He saw me looking out the window and came over and pull up the shade so I could see out. The food was wonderful & nice an hot, which is a big deal to me. And the lobster special was big enough for a meal for one person which we order to share. It was a very lovely place for any reason to go out for the evening! "
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "My family totally enjoyed our dining experience from my 82 year old dad to my 22 year old son. Totally enjoyed our evening"
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "They made my wife and me feel special. It was our anniversary and they never forgot it as attended to every little detail"
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "My wife and I dined at Ruth's Chris before going to see a show at the Aronoff. The dinner was superb from our appetizer all the way through dessert. The service was far above what was expected. The place was warm and inviting, and the food was delicious. I will definitely come back. In fact, when compared to other high end steak restaurants in Cincy, I believe this is my new favorite."
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "My husband and I had dinner here the other night for our anniversary. When they called to confirm our reservation my husband told them it was our 30th wedding anniversary. I did not know they knew seeing as I originally made the reservation. When we arrived there were tiny red hearts on our table, a note card from the staff wishing us a happy anniversary and after dinner they took our picture and presented it to us to take home! We couldn't of been more surprised. Needless to say the food and service were excellent! Great job! Would certainly recommend again! "
    Dined on 4/28/2014
  • "This restaurant has issues with parking, however the food and the service were good!"
    Dined on 4/26/2014
  • "We have never been disappointed at Ruth Chris. It's pricy but we are never disappointed. "
    Dined on 4/26/2014
  • "Thank you for the wonderful food for my birthday on April 23rd! Our waiter, Ryan was terrific and the Manager compd our dessert! Very nice tough and great customer service! Thank you again and again! "
    Dined on 4/22/2014
  • "This was our first visit to any Ruth's Chris Steak House, but knew that they had a great reputation and most notibly for those hot sizzeling plates. We were not disappointed by the plates. The service was great. We were seated immediately, the server was very pleasant, accomdating, and knew the menu and specials. The menu was nice, easy to read, and had many very nice options. Our food arrived in the expected amount of time. All was great up till this point. While the steaks we ordered (12 oz ribeye) they both seemed very "fatty" with several places of grizzel that had to be cut around. The steak was a bit "thinner" than we would have expected as well. The taste was fine, but felt the "quality" of the cut dimished the experience."
    Dined on 4/22/2014
  • "Cincinnati has many excellent steak houses, but this one rapidly become our favorite. It has a contemporary setting, wide menu, great service, easy parking, big drinks - all the amenities one expects from this type of restaurant. "
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "We havent been to a Ruth's Chris in many years. The food was fantastic. Their Happy Hour menu is amazing. .. I highly recommend that"
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "Had my daughters birthday their Second year in a row Great service and food"
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "Everything was great! We would definitely go back!"
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "We had a great time dining at this restaurant. The ambience was great and the food was delicious. The only thing I was surprised about is that the waitress didn't ask us if we would like refills. But we had a great evening, and will go back!"
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "Excellent spot to have a romantic/special dinner!! The service was great by all we came in contact with from the time we walked in the door!! The food was more than exceptional. It was flat out outstanding and more than enough! We highly, highly recommend dining here with your special someone! I would also recommend it as a great place to hang out at the bar!"
    Dined on 4/9/2014
  • "Ordered my steak medium and it came medium well the steak was not as good as the last time i visted"
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "We went there for my wife's birthday. Our experience at the Cincinnati Ruth's Chris has always been positive in our past visits to there and this was no exception. We were seated immediately in a booth, as we had requested. The table was set up to honor my wife on her birthday. Our waiter, Lance, was friendly and efficient without being obtrusive. The veal ravioli appetizer was excellent as it has been at past dinings. We think their filet mignon is the best of any steakhouse and again they were cooked perfectly, medium rare for my wife and medium for me. They presented a complimentary dessert to my wife which actually was enough for both of us! We have eaten at Ruth's Chris' across the country and this rates with the best of them."
    Dined on 3/12/2014
  • "We celebrated a birthday on this occasion. The staff did a great job of recognizing the birthday. They had confetti spread on the table and provided a complimentary dessert with happy birthday. The plate had happy birthday written in chocolate along with their name personalized on the plate. At the end of dessert, staff took a photo and placed it in a card titled--"You look more sizzling than our steaks"--a nice touch! Food was outstanding, service was very good."
    Dined on 3/11/2014