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Ruth's Chris Steak House

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800 Monroe Street, Huntsville, AL 35801
+1 256-539-3930
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Ruth's Chris Steak House in Huntsville, Alabama is situated in the lobby...
Ruth's Chris Steak House in Huntsville, Alabama is situated in the lobby of the Embassy Suites Hotel, conveniently located next to the Von Braun Center. Deep, rich reds with accents of teal and copper predominate the steakhouse dining room, while the dense foliage of the open-atrium hotel envelops our restaurant in an air of casual elegance. Private dining rooms offer a variety of event options for 10 to 300 guests. Whether it's a romantic dinner for two, an important business luncheon, a social event or an all-day meeting, Ruth's Chris of Hunstville can accommodate your needs.
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  • 72
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Pricey but good

I travelled with my two children. Prices seemed to high for children, so we ordered appetizers and sides and salads. It was perfect.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
Lynn L
,
Lodi, Ohio
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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Lodi, Ohio
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I travelled with my two children. Prices seemed to high for children, so we ordered appetizers and sides and salads. It was perfect.

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Stephen R, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this review

I'm so pleased to hear that you and your children found something that worked for you, Lynn! I love hearing that the whole family enjoyed their meals. Thank you so much for the feedback, and please visit us again soon! All the best, Stephen Ryberg, General Manager More 

Springfield, Missouri
Level Contributor
82 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The food and drink were what I have come to expect of Ruth's Chris: excellent. But what do you make of a waiter who brings you the bill from the next table, you point that out to him, and never receive an apology? If I hadn't mentioned this he would have undercharged me. Returning to my hotel, I discovered a... More 

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Stephen R, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to reach out. While I"m thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your food and drink, I'm so sorry to hear about this confusion with your bill. First of all, let me personally apologize. You should have gotten the right bill from the start, and we clearly should have only authorized your card one time.... More 

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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Meals are shockingly expensive. While the quality of the steak I had was good (filet), my preference for rare/medium rare preparation was unattainable. Naturally, when you place a rare steak on a 400-500 degree plate- it's going to keep cooking... So rare when out the window as my steak cooked in front of me. In contrast, the large dish of... More 

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Stephen R, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this review

I'm so sorry to hear that your steak didn't come out the way you wanted. As a steakhouse, we should absolutely be able to serve your steak according to your preference, and there's no excuse for not achieving that. We'd love another shot at serving you the most delicious steak you've ever had, and we truly hope we get that... More 

Carlisle
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19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We enjoyed an excellent meal here. The service was prompt and the servings a good size.It was a busy night but we felt well attended to.It was more costly than we would usually pay.

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Stephen R, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this review

So happy to hear that you enjoyed your steaks, Jill! Thank you for the wonderful review. We hope to welcome you back soon. Thanks, Stephen Ryberg, General Manager More 

Huntsville, Alabama
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64 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

For our 52 Anniversary dinner we selected Ruth Chris'. When making our reservation we requested Veal Chops as our entry and since this is not on the regular menu the manager, Steve Ryberg, made an exception for us and had it special ordered. We were greeted by Elizabeth who showed us to our specially reserved booth which was decorated with... More 

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Stephen R, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this review

Wow! Fifty two years? What a wonderful celebration! Thank you for making us a part of it, and for the lovely review. We hope to welcome you back soon, no matter what the occasion! Best, Stephen Ryberg, General Manager More 

Madison, Alabama
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224 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I've eaten there a few times during business meetings at the Embassy Suites. The food is good, portions small, and prices high. This isn't the best place in town for a good steak, but if you're staying at the Embassy Suites, it is convenient.

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Stephen R, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to let us know about your experience. While I'm thrilled to hear that overall you enjoyed your experience, I'd love to know what we can do to improve and become the best. Looking forward to welcoming you back again soon! Many thanks, Stephen Ryberg, General Manager More 

Middle Tennessee
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80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We had a good time but not because of the food. We met with friends and that was the good part. My wife and I had the Prix Fixe meal, 6 oz sirloin and shrimp. $43 per person for that selection. She had the soup, I had the caesar salad. Her soup was tepid so we sent it back. It... More 

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Stephen R, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for reaching out. However, I'm sorry you were underwhelmed with your meal. Please know, it's not our norm for our food to come out tepid, and I will be sure to talk to my staff about this. If you ever give us another shot, we'd love to have the chance to show you what we're all about.... More 

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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Very disappointing experience. Although the staff where over hosting (too many drive by checks on satisfaction makes you wonder), the quality of all; salad, appetizers, main and desert were below this reviewer's standards and expectations given the hear say reputation. The overpriced side veggies where overcooked, The steaks where less than something you would make at home on your stove... More 

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Stephen R, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this review

There is definitely a line between being attentive and overbearing, so it is upsetting that we fell short during your visit. It's also disappointing that you weren't impressed with your meal. We know that we are capable of delivering a far superior experience than what you described, and we know that your feedback will only help us maintain the high... More 

Huntsville, Alabama, United States
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

One of the best steak dinners available in Huntsville. Each of the sides are large enough for two or more people. Every time I have eaten there, the steak is tender and cooked exactly to order. Service is excellent. Waiters are there when you need them but do not hover. Excellent meal each time but you pay premium dollar for... More 

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Stephen R, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this review

You're too kind, David! Thank you for the lovely review, and please don't hesitate to let us know if we can do anything to make your next meal even more memorable! Warm regards, Stephen Ryberg, General Manager More 

Toney, Alabama
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

We have dined here several times. The staff wins the day every time. The kitchen consistently disappoints us. Conners is just across town! My wife ordered tornadoes mid rare with shrimp. Her steak was over cooked and the shrimp under seasoned and over cooked. I had a large filet. Cooked to my order. However the side creamed spinach for the... More 

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Stephen R, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this review

Thank you for the candid feedback. While I'm thrilled to hear that the staff always makes a great impression, I am very disappointed to hear that the food has fallen short on more than one occasion. While I can't change the past, I do strive to ensure your experience is not repeated moving forward and I would love the opportunity... More 

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Additional Information about Ruth's Chris Steak House

Address: 800 Monroe Street, Huntsville, AL 35801
Phone Number: +1 256-539-3930
Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Huntsville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 35 - 45
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 800 Monroe Street, Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Huntsville
  • Phone Number: +1 256-539-3930

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 35 - 45
  • Price Range: $ $ $ $
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Doing business, Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Romantic

Description

Ruth's Chris Steak House in Huntsville, Alabama is situated in the lobby of the Embassy Suites Hotel, conveniently located next to the Von Braun Center. Deep, rich reds with accents of teal and copper predominate the steakhouse dining room, while the dense foliage of the open-atrium hotel envelops our restaurant in an air of casual elegance. Private dining rooms offer a variety of event options for 10 to 300 guests. Whether it's a romantic dinner for two, an important business luncheon, a social event or an all-day meeting, Ruth's Chris of Hunstville can accommodate your needs.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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