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About Ruth's Chris Steak House - Boise

Start your evening the Ruth’s Chris way – over a mouth-watering filet. Sit back and enjoy the most tender, extra-thick, hand-cut Steak you’ve ever tasted - served "sizzling" in butter on a 500 degree plate. Our extensive a la carte menu features fresh seafood, a variety of vegetable dishes, and delicious Idaho potato selections. Our menu is expertly paired with our award-winning wine list. Enjoy our warm, elegant atmosphere and Ruth’s Chris genuine hospitality. Dinner is served nightly, reservations are suggested and private dining in our state-of-the-art media equipped rooms is one call away.

Ruth's Chris Steak House- Boise is independently owned and locally operated. We look forward to serving you soon!

800 W. Main Street Ste 110
Boise, ID 83702
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
Steakhouse, Steak, Seafood

Hours of Operation:

Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm.
Happy Hour at the bar and lounge: Daily 4:30 - 6:30pm

Cross Street:
8th and Main Street

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(208) 426-8000

Website:
http://www.ruthschrisprime.com/boise/

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Boise Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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4.8

service

4.7

ambience

4.6

value

4.4

Noise

Moderate

97% would recommend it to a friend

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Handcrafted Cocktails (8)
Fit for Foodies (8)
Good for Groups (7)
Worth the Drive (7)
Comfort Food (6)
Creative Cuisine (6)
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined 4 days ago

We had a fabulous dinner! I’m a huge fan of Chandlers but we couldn’t get in so opted for RC’s as a second choice. It was every bit as good and the service has improved dramatically since my last visit several years ago. We started with some new, fun cocktails. The steaks were tender, juicy and delicious, the sides and baked potatoes fantastic. Would only ask that they consider taking the espresso out of the chocolate flourless cake and it would have been perfect!

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 (Boise)·Dined 5 days ago

The best restaurant in the whole area! The quality can't be beat.what an incredible treat

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Business Meals, Romantic, Bar Seating, Worth the Drive, Scenic View, Notable Wine List, Good for Birthdays, Good Vegetarian Options, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Groups, Quiet Conversation, Gluten Free Options, Seasonal, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Happy Hour, Good for Anniversaries, Disabled Access, Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined 5 days ago

Food was excellent, atmosphere was comfortable and appropriate, service was good, and food was way overpriced.

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 (Boise)·Dined 6 days ago

What a wonderful place to celebrate life's great moments! The food was superb, the staff was very attentive, and the experience amazing! We loved how they made our celebration that much more incredible! We can't wait to go back!

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 (Phoenix)·Dined 7 days ago

Great downtown location, fabulous food and service.

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Happy Hour, Romantic
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vip
 (Boise)·Dined on December 4, 2017

Aj the server was on point and made sure everything was perfect. Steaks are always the best

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·Dined on November 22, 2017

We love having dinner at Ruth's Chris, especially for birthdays and anniversaries. It is a wonderful restaurant. The food is always exceptional, the wait staff is very professional, attentive to our needs and personable. We have never been dissatisfied with any meal we have had and have recommended to many for the unique dining experience.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Sunday Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on November 16, 2017

This was our 3rd time at Ruth’s Chris. Our server was nice and accommodating, however, the service was very slow. My husband ordered his steak medium rare and it was over cooked and stringy. They were out of sautéed mushrooms.......really? At a high end steak house? They brought out creamed spinach as a substitute. We didn’t ask for it but were charged anyway. We did not say anything because it was my son’s birthday and we didn’t want to put a negative spin on it. Our bill was $340 and for that amount of money I would’ve thought the service and food would’ve been much better. Very disappointing.

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 (Boise)·Dined on November 9, 2017

Very good Ceasar salad, excellent beet salad, we had bone in filet (very good, well prepared, but quite pricey) and rib eye (good, but a higher amount of marbling and fat). Creamed spinach was excellent. Wine selections by glass were extensive. Service very attentive. From a price/value comparison: probably get more bang for the buck at Chandlers or Capitol Cellars.

Tags: Good for Birthdays
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 (Boise)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Wow! AJ and his partner tonight we're unbelievable! They exceeded our expectations by a lot. We will return soon. Gracias AJ for going above and beyond and for recommending the pomegranate martini.

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·Dined on November 5, 2017

If you're looking for a fine dining experience, look no further than Ruth's Chris. Everything about our dining experience from the Host to the wait staff to the food was exceptional. It is on the higher end of the price scale but absolutely worth every penny. I highly recommend Ruth's Chris! We will definitely be back again.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (Boise)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Excellent steak. Staff and service second to none. Coffee was weak, not up to the standards one would expect from an upscale restaurant.

Tags: Business Meals, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays
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 (Boise)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Steaks, of course, were cooked to perfection. But the salmon was also very tasty. Service was top notch but boarded on overbearing, there 3-4 people working our table. Dined from the Dine Out Boise menu, a very good way to get an affordable taste of this steak house.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre
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 (Boise)·Dined on November 3, 2017

As usual, Ruth Chris delivered a memorable dining experience. Taking advantage of the Dining Downtown promotion we enjoyed a great 3 course meal for $30. This is probably about the same as their prix fixe dinner served before 6:30 for $45 which is still a bargain.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Special Occasion
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 (Richmond)·Dined on November 2, 2017

Our server was great (very nice woman with glasses) and Jason also was super polite, thoughtful, and congenial. We don't get out much for more than a quick bite with six kids at home so this night meant a lot to us. We really enjoyed the experience and will be back!

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 1, 2017

They were so nice ! Went out of their way to make us feel welcome and valued. Lowered food score 1 point since my medium rare steak came out the 1st time well -done and the second time quite rare. I went ahead and ate that one. The mashed potatoes were some of the best I’ve tasted. My final analysis was that it was a very enjoyable evening all around.

Tags: Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation
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vip
 (Boise)·Dined on October 29, 2017

The food is always the best. But the best part about going to Ruth’s Chris in Boise is the people. The service is always great but the people are so friendly and nice. You won’t find a better place to go in Boise.

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vip
 (Boise)·Dined on October 29, 2017

Perfect in every way. Enjoyed the Restaurant Week $30 3 course meal and it was first rate. Unlike a typical meal at Ruth's Chris, the portions were the perfect size (not too big). Salmon and steak were cooked perfectly and the sides (creamed spinach and mashed potatoes) were delicious. Chocolate Sin cake topped the meal off. Connor was a great waiter.

Tags: Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Romantic
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·Dined on October 29, 2017

Our meals were delicious! We had the lamb, rib-eye steak with bleu cheese, and the portobello mushroom with salads and vegetable sides, and everyone was very pleased with each dinner choice.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Good Vegetarian Options
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·Dined on October 28, 2017

Fabulous food that is consistent. Great environment. Love this place.

Tags: Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Good Vegetarian Options, Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Cozy, Romantic, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Birthdays, Happy Hour
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 (Phoenix)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Service was outstanding as usual, food really good. One of our favorite restaurants

Tags: Happy Hour, Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Boise)·Dined on October 14, 2017

I have eaten at several Ruth Chris' steakhouses. All were wonderful; Boise is no exception to that critique. The food was outstanding; service friendly and professional. A lovely dining experience, but I expected nothing less.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Happy Hour, Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (Boise)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Spur of the moment date night and food was great! Shared a steak entree and it was superb ... prepared with the extra sides perfectly. Can't wait to go back.

Tags: Romantic
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 13, 2017

Stephanie and the outstanding crew there helped me pull off an epic event for my daughter that she will talk about for years. Really appreciate the team making my daughter feel special and working with our Japanese friends who joined us- great job!!

Tags: Special Occasion, Business Meals, Romantic
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Ruth Chris steakhouse is amazing. They treat you like family, respect you like a guest and entertain you with their service. The food comes out hot and stays hot during the entire meal. Whether you're a vegetarian or a meat eater or just go for fish or chicken anything you have there will be amazing. They will do some special orders, if possible and their soups and drinks , to die for .

Tags: Hot Spot, Notable Wine List, Happy Hour, Creative Cuisine, Bar Seating, Good for a Date, Good Vegetarian Options, Good for Birthdays
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 5, 2017

Don and his Staff are wonderful! The service is impeccable! The steaks are 5 Star! Rene can plan your special events with attention to detail unlike any other special evening dinner you have been too. Ruth Chris Steak House will always be the best steak House and dining experience you could ever hope for. You will never go anywhere else once you try this Boise gem! Thank you Ruth Chris for making my dinning experience very special every time I walk through the doors.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Healthy, Happy Hour, Romantic, Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Creative Cuisine, Bar Seating, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Handcrafted Cocktails, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Casual, People Watching, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Vibrant Bar Scene, Authentic
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on September 30, 2017

My steak was overcooked and the server was obnoxious, not refined as one would expect at a nice steakhouse. When I didn't like the first wine I ordered, he said he would bring me one that was more dry, but didn't mention that it was $30/glass, way more than the first $12 glass I'd ordered. I felt like he should have brought the list back for me to see that and decide for myself, or mention the price tag on it. Also, no excuse for a Ruth's Chris to overcook a $50 steak. I expect better from such an expensive restaurant.

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 (Boise)·Dined on September 27, 2017

Loved everything! Seated quickly. Great wine options. Fabulous service. Treated us very special for our anniversary.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Business Meals, Good for a Date, Romantic
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 (Boise)·Dined on September 26, 2017

What a wonderful dining experience. It was our 30th Anniversary and the entire team went out of their way to make it a evening my wife and I will always remember. As always, the food was superb, but what made it memorable was the attention to detail and service they provided. If you are looking for somewhere to enjoy a truly wonderful evening, take the opportunity to experience this first hand.

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vip
 (Las Vegas)·Dined on September 16, 2017

We had a very nice steak dinner. I enjoy the decor at this restaurant and we were seated in the small room beyond the bar. This dining room is quiet and lovely. I have dined here several times and the bigger dining room is loud and somewhat crowded if you get seated at a table rather than a booth.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on September 16, 2017

Everyone was great from the moment they met us at the front door. The table was set up for our anniversary and the food was outstanding. Thank you for great night.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Very good dinner. Steak was a little overdone to my liking but overall a good dining experience.

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vip
 (Boise)·Dined on September 11, 2017

Once again an amazing dinner. Ribeye was phenomenal. And all those sides. Yummy

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 10, 2017

My wife's steak was not cooked to specifications originally, but the manager made sure that she eventually got the correct preparation.
Other than that small hiccup, the service was great and the quality of the food was first rate.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Seasonal, Comfort Food
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·Dined on September 9, 2017

Service was outstanding, very well paced. Our server was extremely informative about menu choices, great attention to detail. Food lived up to the hype. Great dining experience (every time I've been there).

Tags: Worth the Drive, Romantic
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·Dined on September 8, 2017

We are from Salt Lake City and was in Boise participating in the Art in the Park festival. We decided to go to Ruth's Chris for our anniversary. We were treated like royalty and the service was second to none. The manager even spent about 10 minutes visiting with us. Of course the food was superb and the entire evening was more than we could have asked for. We have dined at the Ruth's Chris in Salt Lake CIty and it didn't even come close to the same experience as we received in Boise. The Salt Lake restaurant needs to take a lesson or two from the Boise restaurant. We may to fly to Boise when we want to go to Ruth's Chris again.

Tags: Good for a Date, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Casual, Sunday Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Boise)·Dined on September 2, 2017

The food was awesome and the service was even better. I will happily be back again.

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·Dined on August 23, 2017

The food and service are excellent: tops. However it is VERY expensive and very crowded and noisy when they have a full house, and the waiters and waitresses are slammed trying to provide the good service. For what it costs, all things considered, it is not a good value for my money.

Tags: Happy Hour, Business Meals, Special Occasion
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 (Central Coast)·Dined on August 22, 2017

Excellent food, not only the steaks! If you are not from Idaho, try the mashed potatoes! And the meat is just great! Very friendly service as everywhere in Idaho

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Authentic
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on August 21, 2017

I had friends visiting from out of town and wanted to treat them to something
special.... and indeed, I did... they totally loved each and every bite, and each
and every drop of the fine wine we ordered.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Seasonal, Disabled Access, Romantic, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation
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