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Ruth's Chris Steak House

6700 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-4809
941-924-9442
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Ranked #162 of 828 Restaurants in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $60 - $80
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Stickney Point Road
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English first
Sarasota, Florida
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

I will start with a reminder for all those individuals reading this review who have not eaten at a Ruth's Chris before. If you want to get the true experience, you have to like butter. The outstanding steaks are swimming in it, and WOW it is good. I kept it simple during my last visit and did not order a... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

Ordered regular filet, medium, served raw, came back overcooked, can't believe steakhouse can't cook a filet. Drinks are way overpriced.

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Belle River, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We made a stop with our very good friends for the evening early bird specials. Couldn't believe it! Decent portions and with true Ruth Chris quality and presentation. We were pleasantly surprised. The service was fantastic! Drinks delicious. Highly recommend this value. Get there early though, the bar area fills up fast and early. They will seat you at a... More

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Sarasota, Florida
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I have been to this location a few times with different people. Each time the service was consistently good as well as the food. The steaks are some of the best among the top restaurants. I put it up there with Bern's Steakhouse in Tampa and Michael's on East in Sarasota. If you are looking for a great steak locally... More

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Port Charlotte, Florida
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This is where you go if you want a perfect steak with top-notch service. Food is impeccable and service is unequalled in Sarasota.

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New Jersey
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I have eaten at a few Ruth Chris but this one doesn't seem the same as the other the food taste different, will stick to going to the one in New Jersey. Steak always tastes odd. It's always busy and the service is always slow.

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North Tonawanda, New York
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I vacationed in Florida for 2 weeks and was taken to Ruth's Chris for my 40th Birthday Dinner. Three of us ordered Filet Mignon cooked medium and the forth Leg of Lamb medium rare. Mine was the only one whose meal was cooked right. Of the other 2 steaks, one was medium rare and the other was cold in the... More

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Sarasota, Florida
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I have been to Ruth Chris Steakhouse just twice & although I am a vegetarian I just loved their Happy Hour:) Delicious choices for me plus a wonderful wine selection although a little pricey! The bar is a great place to meet for a chat or to just enjoy a relaxed evening depending on the time of day of course!... More

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Venice, Florida
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This Ruths Chris has been around in Sarasota at least 12 years, and is consistently excellent. We have a hard time ordering anything but filet mignon or strip steaks, but last week I had a fabulous veal chop, that was one of the best ever!! I have had great fish and seafood as well, and their chopped salad is divine.... More

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Cedar Rapids
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Happy hour good food and great drinks at reasonable prices. Only down side it's crowded and most tables are for six, so when all tables are full they pair you strangers.

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