Ruth's Chris Steak House - Knoxville
Ruth's Chris Steak House in Knoxville, TN 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.
Great wait staff! Nancy was the best
I have heard about and seen these restaurants in many places but had never had the opportunity to visit one. My husband and I traveled to Knoxville for a concert at the beautiful Tennessee Theater so I decided to book a reservation through the Open Table site - perfect! Excellent all the way around! We totally enjoyed the location, service, and food at this fantastic restaurant. Plus valet parking :)
Best ever service and food. We get treated by everybody excellent and the food is the best but I want to recognize our friend at Ruth Chris, Max..... he is the very best. We been around the world and he still the number 1. Thanks a lot Max !!!
Amazing service and food is top notch quality.
Great food and amazing service makes this a favorite restaurant for my family!
Great food and service.
Great , tender beef. Service was impeccable, wine list impressive . Ambiance was terrific, beautiful view of TN River.
Amazing! The steak is always the best.
4th of July
My husband and I had delicious dinner outside on the terrace overlooking the river and the bridge. As it had been a rather warm day with some early rain, we were the only ones outside, which made it very special. As always excellent food and service makes Ruth Chris a very consistent quality choice. Enjoyable evening!
Me and my wife was on vacation there and we love it
Too many unpolished details for the price point. Salad forks on the table with main courses. Water glasses unfilled. Etc.
Fleming’s is a similar price point but with much greater attention to detail.
The booths need to be reupholstered. The food was excellent, but it was disappointing to see the condition of the booths in such a nice restaurant.
Wonderful meal and great staff. We'll definitely revisit.
Ruth’s chris was amazing as always! Andy was our server and took excellent care of us and his assistant Robert was great as well! We always come here for special occasions and will continue to come back!
As always. Great food and service.
We were told that my 10 year old kid couldn’t get the hamburger in the dinning room. The remaining 3 of us were ordering off regular menu and ordered a bottle of wine. We had to move to the bar to get a burger. I’ve dined in many Ruth’s across the country and have never experienced this. The most aggravating thing is that we never got a visit from management to better explain the rules. Very disappointing!!
We love Ruth Chris and come here pretty often. We visited as a party of 8 most recently and had excellent food and service. My only complaint, which is likely the reservation app and not the restaurant, is that we were unable to book an earlier reservation for our party before 9pm. I checked multiple times on open table trying to modify it, but it showed no availability. We arrived early and were seated right away. It was obvious that the restaurant was about 30% full and not very busy that night. This is highly unusual for this RC on a Saturday night. There were tables everywhere. I am not sure why this wasn't updated on the reservation app, but I was close to cancelling our party's reservation to go elsewhere. Luckily, we went on a whim after our event to try to get seated earlier, and it all worked out. Hopefully the app will be more reflective of the restaurants true scheduling availability, which is a win win for everyone.
The staff was super nice, especially our waiter. The outside seating was very nice. Great view. Food was wonderful as always.
End of school year and Birthday
Consistently great food and service.
This was our second and last disappoint at Ruth's Chris Steakhouse. No issue with spending $700 for a meal; however, when your steaks are ordered medium rare and they are served what could only be considered well done, imagine the char on a well done filet. When the server did pour our wine she literally reached across others at the table to fill my glass, not once but several times. Rather than move to be beside each diner to take their orders, she was stationary as she took our orders, and we had to pass our menus to her. Our comments during diner was it doesn't appear too busy; however, the wait staff was running around like chicken with their heads off, yet the service was sub par. We will stick with Flemings.
Ruth’s Chris is always a wonderful meal. We enjoy multi-course menus offered on special days such as Mother’s Day. The steaks/filets are awesome.
Always great food and service
Food was wonderful we were not rushed. Enjoyed a savored Mother’s Day lunch that took time which savored the ambiance and food
Love this place when in Knoxville. The outside seating is great in the spring and fall
Got engaged that day and celebrated at Ruth’s Chris. They gave us a table by the window overlooking the river. Incredible view. Jacob was our server and he was fantastic! Very polite and very personable. The food was spectacular as always. I would recommend going here.
Steaks were OVER cooked. We told waiter which he did have another cooked for Elana. Service was great but slow. Need more help bringing out food
I love this restaurant, but my complaint was the coffee. It was awful. The taste wasn’t up to your standards. I did mention this to the waitress and she said she would take care of it. It didn’t improve. Just let it go because it wasn’t her fault. Don’t get me wrong, you could drink it,it just wasn’t good or hot. The rest of the meal was great!
Good as always, great food.
Ruth Chris is our go-to for a special occasion meal and for an anytime meal!
As always, our dining experience at Ruth's Chris was great! In particular, our server Sabrina was the best! She was so professional, friendly and spot on with her timing of each and every course and suggestions on the menu. I would recommend her to our friends and who dine there with their children - we live in Nashville and not only do we have a Ruth's Chris but many other dining options as well. This trip was every bit as good or better as any of the experiences we have had in Nashville. Again, Sabrina is the absolute best and we hope to see her again soon!
Thank you for a wonderful evening in Knoxville!
A+ all the way!
Excellent service as always. We had both steaks and seafood and found all food to delicious!!
Great food, combined with outstanding service never gets old at Ruth Chris. Always the place to go with out of town family visiting.
We made reservations for Easter. Server was very attentive, but:
1. Salad fork still had food on it from last diner.
2. One 8 oz steak was as requested, but second, supposed to be medium, was bloody once you cut through the outer edge.
3. Chef would not add several mushroom to one steak without ordering the entire mushroom side dish. Very poor customer appreciation for the prices charged!
4. Total bill, including 20% tip, was $192.00. Very high for two people for what you received.
5. Assume that this location must derive most income from guests on business expense paid cards. Average person cannot afford these prices!!!
Took family after Lady Vols softball game. The server was very familiar with the Gluten-free menu and did a phenomenal job ensuring my wife and child were taken care of. My kids even got a bonus and got their picture made with a Lady Vol athlete outside the restaurant. Great experience, great food