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Ruth's Chris Steak House

45 School St, Ste 1D, Boston, MA 02108-3211 (Downtown)
617-742-8401
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Ranked #89 of 2,815 restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $41 - $80
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse
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Good for: Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Downtown
Cross street: Tremont
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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

What can I say...... We try to eat at a Ruth Chris when ever we can while traveling. This one was really nice. Service was very good and food was great!! Steaks cooked to perfection.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

Went to Ruth's Chris Steak House and the food and service were amazing. We had a large group for business, and I had raving reviews of this restaurant, atmosphere and service. Would highly recommend to anyone wanting a delicious steak or a place to bring a client! ALSO---bonus is that the restaurant is located inside the old town hall building!

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Boston
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Steak is my favorite food. I'm hard to impress... and for some reason, I usually stray from steakhouse "chains." However, my boyfriend decided that this is where he wanted to go. First of all, the ambiance of the Old City Hall is really stunning at dusk (although if you're going to be outside in summertime, perhaps consider bugspray!). Service was... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

No king, no president, no royal has had a better dinner tonight than my husband and I mean tonight! Our gratitude goes to the host Marin and our water David for talking us into eating here on our anniversary dinner!

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boston
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

My husband had dinner at Ruth's Chris Steak House in Washington, DC in April and he loved it. So he took us (family) for Mother's Day dinner at RCSH here in Boston because he wants us to experience it since he loved it in DC. He was right, the food was superb. I had Lamb Chop and the rest of... More

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kansas city, ks
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Quiet setting. Incredible historic building and great steaks. Never disappointed. Sorry they are leaving Kansas City

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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56 reviews 56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We visited Ruth Chris Steak house while in Boston with our son. The service was wonderful and the atmosphere was very nice. I did not have steak but my husband and son did and they enjoyed it. I had seafood and it was good but not great.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We had a great meal here Sunday. The steak was cooked perfect. The staff was very attentive, keeping our water glasses filled without asking. Our entire experience was great.

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90 reviews 90 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Recommended by a local resident, the Restaurant is in the Old City Hall. Welcomed, we were taken down into a dark cellar-like room, and strangely placed right next two other diners, although there were plenty of other tables free. No chance of a romantic meal then! Rather felt we were being pushed to order larger portions than we actually wanted.... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I visited this restaurant as a part of a work trip, I believe we were close to 15 guests total. The service and the food were both excellent, our server in particular was very knowledgeable and extremely enthusiastic in talking about the dishes available. I myself took the NY strip steak cooked to medium-rare, the temperature when it arrived was... More

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