We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 2,852 Boston Restaurants

Ruth's Chris Steak House

45 School St, Ste 1D, Boston, MA 02108-3211 (Downtown)
617-742-8401
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Reserve with OpenTable
Ranked #70 of 2,852 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
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Tremont
Write a Review

406 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    215
    109
    49
    26
    7
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Centerville, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

love this location, have to go for my birthday every year. Best steaks ever! Great drink and dinner menu.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pelham, New Hampshire
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

My wife and I journey into Boston to Ruth’s Chris Steak House to celebrate our wedding anniversary every year and this year was just as special as always. They always give us a great table this year covered with rose pedals. The meal was outstanding as always and we particularly enjoy the hash brown potato special. The staff from the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Frenchtown New Jersey
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We have been here a few times - each time the steaks and sides were outstanding. Located in the Boston City Hall and situated in the heart of the historic district- the restaurant presents a great atmosphere. We arrived without reservations - and had dinner at the bar. Service was superb and the food was simply as good as it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We stopped in for an early dinner. We sat at the bar and was told there were specials from 4:30-6:30. There was a few apps and several choices. I ordered a burger for $8.00 and my wife ordered a steak salad also $8.00. Both were excellent. The room is very nice and service great.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
173 reviews 173 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I reviewed this restaurant back in 2013 but rather than write it off we decided to give it another go... The service was much better - Tony was very friendly and helpful. The food was very good. Both my husband and I had steaks and a couple of extra prawns. The steaks are served on very hot plates so the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Norwood,Ma
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Best dinner! We had the porterhouse for two and I cut it with a fork! Service was amazing! The building is great- old City Hall. The sides of mashed potatoes and asparagus were delicious.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Hampshire
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

The food was great, steak was served on a small side dish which we thought was strange. The dining room we were seated in was on the small size and got very warm. Décor was boring. Waiter David was happy and nice.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Milton, Massachusetts, USA
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Excellent restaurant! Went for Christmas Eve lunch with my husband, mother-in-law and 3 kids (aged 13 - 21). Everyone loved it. The food was superb and the historic building with views of the Parker House, King's Chapel and Old Granary Burial Grounds really added to the experience. Do not miss the loaded hash browns!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Acton, Massachusetts
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This was my first visit to a Ruth's Chris Steakhouse and I will definitely be going back. It's expensive, but worth every penny! A great wine selection along with prompt and friendly service add to my high level of satisfaction. My filet was perfect and the sides of mushrooms and sweet potato casserole were unreal. Definitely try this place!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Came in to the bar for drinks and whilst the service was good and the drinks were nice we just found it overpriced for what it was.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Ruth's Chris Steak House also viewed

 

Been to Ruth's Chris Steak House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Ruth's Chris Steak House staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?