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Ruth's Chris Steak House

1801 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-5700
+1 202-797-0033
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak dinner” (4 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
1801 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-5700
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can be sure that when you walk in the front door of Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, that you will be catered to. They make sure you get the service that will keep you coming back every time. The food temperature is absolutely precise. The wait...More

Thank charlesmerchant
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to a few stake houses around the world and this is certainly up there amongst them. Great food and good value for money.

Thank Peter7098
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have dined at Ruth Chris restaurants in several states, always a classy and enjoyable meal.This was by far as HUGE dissapointment.Steak was average and overlooked to my preference, mashed potatoes tasted like instant, broccoli had a "funny" taste to it. I would not recommend...More

Thank Shazam60
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fully wheelchair accessible restaurant and reasonable gluten free options and understanding. Sensational T Bone and ribeye. Very expensive to be honest but push the boat out, it's well worth it. We found Washington to be a gorgeous city and loved being there but it's hugely...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fiance and I were in D.C. the May 11-14, we had the pleasure of dining at Ruth Chris Steakhouse. It wasan amazing experience. I had the small filet and my fiance had the bone in filet. We had garlic mashed potatoes and marinated mushrooms...More

Thank Yvette S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to several Ruth Chris restaurants in different cities, always a superb experience. I and 2 others had expectations that this DuPont circle restaurant would be fabulous. Salads... "ok". Steaks were absolutely awful! Not the usual great cuts one would expect from a...More

Thank Relocatedlakewoman
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Great steak but expensive. Side orders are AL-la-carte but big so order one for two people. Nice bread before the meal. Steak was incredibly tender.

Thank Puzzler86
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal and the service. The server/bartender was extremely pleasant. I would definitely return.

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Ruth's Chris on Connecticut Ave in Washington is wonderful. The food and service were simply perfect. We were greeted warmly when we arrived and had drinks at the bar. When we said we were ready for dinner, the bartender signaled a hostess that arrived in...More

Thank East-mt
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great location on NW Connecticut. Service was delightful and food was great!! Had a Harvest Salad and then happy hour steak sandwich and Crab BLT with a lovely wine. Totally recommend this spot.

Thank karensP9621ND
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$70
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-5700
    (S Street NW)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-797-0033
  • E-mail
Ruth's Chris Steak House in Washington DC 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.
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