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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Charlotte - South Park
Ruth's Chris Steak House - Charlotte - South Park

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Charlotte - South Park Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.ruths-chris.com
  • Phone: (704) 556-1115
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner:
    Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
    Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
    Sunday: Dinner 5:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Steak, Creole / Cajun / Southern, American
  • Executive Chef: Daniel Dunn
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Please call for details. 704.556.1115

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Across from SouthPark Mall
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Valet is complimentary, and located at our entrance. Also offered is a private lot and a covered parking garage.
A word from Ruth's Chris Steak House - Charlotte - South Park
Welcome to Ruth's Chris Steak House. As founder Ruth Fertel used to say, "If you've ever had a filet this good, welcome back." We take steak seriously, but we're also serious about making sure you have a good time. So you won't find the stodgy, uptight attitude you might find at other steak houses. Our SouthPark location, created in the classic Southern style, features a spacious dining room and private dining areas. Surrounded by dark hardwoods and artisan tiling, you'll feel as if you're back in New Orleans. All beef is USDA Prime, prepared in 1800 degree broilers and served on 500 degree plates, and all accoutrements inspired by Ruth's New Orleans heritage. Let us know of any specific requests for an evening with that special someone, and we'll take care of the details. Life's too short to eat anywhere else.Continued
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Food
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Service
  • Diners' Choice WinnerSteak
Diner Reviews
  • "Jamaar was great. I am in the fine dining industry and had a wonderful experience. Thank You"
    Dined on 7/21/2014
  • "This was our fourth year of eating at Ruth's Chris during restaurant week. Food and service was excellent as usual, although food portions seemed a little smaller. It is still a great bargin."
    Dined on 7/20/2014
  • "Once again, Charlotte Restaurant Week brought us back to Ruth's Chris. And as always, the food was fresh, tasty and thoroughly enjoyed by all. And the service was top notch."
    Dined on 7/20/2014
  • "my steak was great, wife steak was way overcooked (they did correct that) ff potatoes were cold ,salad was okay way too much dressing,wife salad had lettuce core in it. dessert was great."
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "We went during restaurant week. The food was excellent as always. The restaurant was very busy. Our server seemed a bit lost at times."
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "Great dinner! My husband and I ordered from the Queens feast menu. I had the stuffed chicken for my entree and my husband had the bone-in pork chop for his entree. Great choices! Excellent food, service, and ambience!"
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "Fabulous food, excellent service, and outstanding ambiance. Will definitely return!"
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • " Sometimes during restaurant week, patrons feel like cattle being herded in, served sample "bites" and herded out. We enjoy Ruth's Chris for special occasions, but were not sure out restaurant week. However, it was a delightful experience! The service was impeccable. All portions were a perfect size! We had room for dessert and did not leave feeling stuffed. We each had a filet. It was cooked perfectly and was mouth-watering. The salads were fresh and sizes were large enough to split. Thank you Ryan for the service, and the chef for the delightful food, and the management of the South Park Ruth's Chris for making the evening such a wonderful event."
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "I recently took clients to dinner here. The service was great - not rushed and readily available. The first course took a little longer to come out than I thought it should be but it gave us plenty of time to talk. The entree came out on a timely basis. The clients had a special request which was honored -- chefs are always happy to cook a steak less rather than more. The cocktails were also well prepared according to my clients. The atmosphere is very nice --never too noisy as is the case for many restaurants in Charlotte - despite being pretty full."
    Dined on 7/14/2014
  • "We where a group of four celebrating my Dad's Birthday. The place was very noisy, and the service was not optimal for a restaurant with such pricey menu and the food was ok but definitely not the best steak in town, the side of asparagus where small stringy and tasteless and the side of spinach was drowned in the cheese the chef needs to visit an upscale restaurant an learn a thing or two about food preparation and culinary excellence."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "My first time at this RC location. Outstanding personal service by all. Best I've seen anywhere. The food was as good as it always is. Personally, I feel RC is consistently the best of the big steakhouses in terms of meat flavor and quality. This meal did not disappoint."
    Dined on 7/11/2014
  • "loved everything about our experience at your Steak house, Could not have ask for better service and food, Thanks so Much!!!"
    Dined on 7/10/2014
  • "We have been to this restaurant on multiple occasions as we know that we always receive the best of service there. The manager Kenneth recognizes us and remembers what wine we like and even sent us a special anniversary treat. If something is not absolutely to your satisfaction, they fix it without hesitation. No complaints!"
    Dined on 7/6/2014
  • "Ruth's Chris is a first rate steakhouse with a reputation to uphold and they do exactly that - food is well-prepared and tasty and service is attentive. We had a group of seven to celebrate a birthday and just being able to get together over the 4th of July weekend. We do generally bring our own wines and appreciate their "no corkage" fee policy. We do tip appropriately for the service. Ruth's Chris is a no worries choice for dining."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "From the time you walk in and the beautiful Elaine greets you, when you meet the new manager Steve and are served the best food and drinks in Charlotte you know you are at Ruth's Chris!"
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "Always enjoy great food, outstanding service and beautiful surroundings. The best steak in town!!! Look forward to next visit."
    Dined on 7/3/2014
  • "The staff is amazing and the manager, Kristy is second to none. Unbelievable experience on each visit, we love this place!"
    Dined on 6/29/2014
  • "This is a place that my husband I go for special occasions and we are never disappointed. The food is great! The service is usually excellent, but this visit it was a little off. Not horrible, but not up to their usual excellent plus standards. Will definitely return!"
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "We were celebrating my husband's birthday. Kenneth Pace, the manager, graciously brought us sparkling wine to toast to Gordon's birthday. Then we were given a complimentary appetizer. The veal osso buco is great. Dinner was wonderful. We shared a cowboy ribeye, which was cooked perfectly. The sides were huge and delicious. I especially like the broccoli au gratin. We complemented our meal with a bottle of Axios, another excellent recommendation by Kenneth. Our server, Emily, always does a fantastic job."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "Food is consistently great & this time we had an incredible waiter. I can't wait to go back. Michael Miles (our waiter) made the perfect. What a great guy & waiter. Thanks to everyone at Southpark Ruth Chris for making this a night to remember. See you soon"
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "First day waiter was not good. It was my wife's birthday and when we ordered dessert the waiter said it was taken care of and we thought Ruth Chris treated. It wasn't until the next day that our daughter asked if we like HER treat. Why didn't the restaurant tell us that? We had a total of 3 premium gin martinis which cost $42. Way over priced !! Won't be going to Ruth Chris again. To many other good restaurants in Charlotte that have just as good steak and the martinis are 10 or 11 dollars, not 14."
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "We had dinner on Father's Day. The calamari was fabulous...the chop salad fantastic and the filet delicious. The service was the we've had in a long time. Can't wait to go again."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Absolutely outstanding service & food for fathers day brunch. Waitress was unbelievably perceptive, addressed us by name & even arranged valet ready for us when we left."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Always a treat to eat at Ruth's! Always good food!"
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "Can't go wrong with Ruth's Chris. Always delicious!"
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "We celebrated my wife's birthday. The food was prepared well and very enjoyable. The only negative was that they packaged both my son's and my food together. I expected them to keep our entrée separate."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "Excellence from food to service. An incredible meal."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "Everything was great. The services was amazing if you ever go ask for Nite is friendly and very knowledgeable of the menu. Can't wait to visit again soon"
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "Had a great experience at Ruth's Chris on Saturday night. Got to the bar early to watch the Belmont Stakes race and enjoyed a martini with a lively crowd. Dinner was terrific as always. We brought our own bottle of wine and the manager was so nice, asking us about the wine and reminding us that they never have a corkage fee. Food was great as always. Service is the perfect pace. Only complaint was that we were seated in what I would call the overflow room which doesn't have the same ambiance as the rest of the restaurant but I only made the reservation earlier that day so I really can't complain too much! We love Ruth's Chris and have been to many locations around the US. Always the same great experience."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "Steaks never fail to impress. Salads are always fresh. Love how they always ask if you are celebrating anything special. We were celebrating with our 14 year old son for having all A's his freshman year of high school while battling some unforeseen health issues. So proud. When the waiter found thus out not only did he bring him a special dessert he also gave him a high five. Made his night. We will be back time after time."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "We dined at Ruth's Chris for my birthday. Food/service were outstanding. The only complaint I have was the price of our pre dinner drinks. When we go to a restaurant like htis for a nice meal I expect higher prices but $17 for a martini? That's a bit high (even though it was very good!)."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "My husband and I had an excellent date night at Ruth's Chris. Our steak was perfect and Ben, our waiter, was outstanding. You cannot go wrong if you are looking for a romantic night or for a special occasion. "
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "If you want to dine in elegance but not be overwhelmed with "snooty". This is the place. Fabulous steaks, veggies and staff!"
    Dined on 6/3/2014
  • "The food, service and ambiance were perfect. We chose the most amzaing night to dine outside and Jason (Darius) was amazing."
    Dined on 6/3/2014
  • "A restaurant we frequent often - by far - one of the friendliest restaurants with great bar food, and atmosphere. A time of friendly conversaion, great service, real value, and a night to remember."
    Dined on 6/3/2014
  • "Although it is expensive, Ruth's Chris provides a very fantastic dining experience, awesome service, and absolutely delicious food! Would definitely recommend Ruth's Chris!"
    Dined on 6/2/2014
  • "Again, RC was above standards, food was fabulous..lyonaisse potato's scrumptions, steak on a 500* plate was delish, and the wine notable! Our server, Benjamin exceeded all expectations for insane service....he was there when we needed him and magically disappeared when we wanted our time. Can't say enough, but it was really great!! Now for more specific's...they have changed the BBQ Shrimp dish just a bit, while I was nervous it looked too clean/pretty...they kept all the flavor of the messier version. My filet with the colossal lump crab was just melt in your mouth good....the crab was an added delight."
    Dined on 6/2/2014
  • "We have loved Ruth's Chris in SouthPark ever since we first went there after moving to Charlotte four years ago. We were delighted to hear they would welcome our two "highly sophisticated" senior doggies on their lovely patio and greeted us from the first visit like "old friends". The staff is the epitome of professionalism while being genuinely warm and friendly, even remembering the minutest details from prior visits. We moved from Uptown to SouthPark one year ago, and now have moved once again within SouthPark, even closer to Ruth's Chris; all the better for us! As an FYI to all you Ruth's Chris fans out there, both Charlotte branches are celebrating their 49th Anniversary beginning May 29th with a special gift card offer. Yay!!"
    Dined on 5/25/2014
  • "Service: Impeccable Ambiance: Okay. The space is more compressed than I had envisioned it being. Food: I do agree with previous reviews that the stuffed chicken breast is awesome. Be aware that the plates come out "grease splattering" hot...meaning it is fresh from the oven and still cooking. Only complaint: The au gratin potatoes were not cooked enough. Suggestion: Save up your pennies because this place is not cheap! I'd recommend going during "Restaurant Week." "
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "two of the four steaks that were ordered weren't done as requested. One was totally overcooked, the other undercooked. For the price, expect a LOT MORE"
    Dined on 5/24/2014