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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 #85 of 2,847 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $41 - $80
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Good for: Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Tremont
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Grantham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

We found this place by accident, and decided to eat there on our first evening in Boston. As it was a Friday it was busy, but they offered us a table later. We decided not to wait, and came back after about an hour. This place is busy, and surprisingly big - more tables downstairs, and because of that the... More 

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West Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 via mobile

Omni Parker House Hotel in Boston made our dinner reservation at Ruth's. We were seated promptly and immediately our service team went into action to go way beyond our expectations to make this the best of our 38 Anniversary Dinners. We found rose petals on the table with which my wife fashioned a blooming flower. No less than 10 people... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

i would not fix anything about this place. everything was great: food, service, atmosphere. dunno what else to ask for.

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Winthrop, Massachusetts, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Food was fantastic the atmosphere was quaint fabulous and charming the old city hall building made me think paul revere may have been here in the old days We got the oysters on the half shell dozen great tasty clean The cowboy prime rib was boss and the added lobster tails just roped the meal Try the Ruth's Sazerac ​Our... More 

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Bristol
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This was our first visit to Ruth's. Location and setting was excellent. The old city hall setting is very impressive. They have a range of dinning rooms. We were in one of the downstairs rooms. I guess the owners would describe the lighting as intimate, I would describe it as dark. Other diners were using their cell phone lights to... More 

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Rothesay, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Always look forward to eating at Ruth Chris especially in Boston at the Landmark location of the Old City Hall building. Ambiance abounds and the food will keep you raving, always very good! Old World space is so inviting with it's high ceilings and handsome décor. Lobster bisque and rib eye steak with lobster tails was a hit for all.... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I've visited many Ruth's Chris' throughout the country. Each one has it's own unique feel and decorating. Different decor, different envrionments, the they each deliver consistent and delicious steak. What makes the Boston location so unique? Simply put the building. Located in a historic building, previously Boston City Hall, this is one of the most beautiful places I have ever... More 

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Port Saint Joe, Florida, United States
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169 reviews 169 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This restaurant in a beautiful historic building is well known for its steak. We decided to give the Porterhouse a try. It should have had all the gristle and fat cut off. Supposedly 40 ounces shared by two but I don't think it was that big unless you count the humongous bone. We ordered cocktails which were delicious and perfectly... More 

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The steak was very good, but the side dishes were unreal. Lobster mac and cheese and the sweet potato casserole was fantastic.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The food is quite pricey, but you should know that since this is a chain and they are all expensive. The quality was good and the service was friendly. The setting is warm and comfortable--well suited to solo dining.

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Additional Information about Ruth's Chris Steak House

Address: 45 School St, Ste 1D, Boston, MA 02108-3211
Phone Number: 617-742-8401
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 41 - 80
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse

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