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Ruth's Chris Steak House

1355 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
619 233 1422
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Ranked #187 of 4,125 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $18 - $80
Sun 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
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San Diego, California
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Pricey but well worth the succulent steak. Visited Ruth Chris during Restaurant Week and left full and happy. Steak and shrimp were divine. Cheesecake dessert was sinfully good and the wine list was great. Beautiful sunset views in January were amazing. Happy Hour at the bar for some bites before and/or cocktails is a nice stop before being seated. Head... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This place was Awesome. We have one here at home but have never been. The prices are high but in the end it is worth it. The wait staff was very Professional an the food was to die for. We sat near a window and a great view of the Seaport. wsould Deff. go back.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Ruth always does it wright when it's time for a great steak, but this location has the view to follow one of the best and I have been to a few worth the time for the view

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San Diego, California
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117 reviews 117 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

Ate here for New Year's Eve. Three different steaks in our party were cooked to perfection. You cannot have a better steak in San Diego. Expensive but worth the cost for a special occasion.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

My friends suggested to go here bfore our Senior prom & it was great! Of course I had to go back & took my bf for a bday dinner. I made a reservation with many request to make it special for my bf. When we got there & opened our menu my bf was surprised bcause they put his name... More 

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san diego
3 reviews 3 reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I don't eat meat but this is still one of my favorites. The lobster bisque is to die for and then I splurge on the yams. service is impeccable

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Here, There & Everywhere
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74 reviews 74 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

They have good steaks, not exactly traditional steakhouse fare since they have their own "patented" cooking method, the rest of the menu is pretty decent, very well executed but nothing "gourmet" IMO, but it's a solid choice for a nice lunch-dinner... nice local craft beer selection and decent wine list.

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Ocean City, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Excellent food and staff. From the second we walked into the Steak House til the wee hours we left, the food and friendliness of the staff makes or breaks a eatery. The food and staff as earlier stated was EXCELLENT...

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Sylvan Lake, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Stumbled onto this restaurant by accident and glad we did. Was in time for their early bird special and it was an awesome deal. It was so good we went back 3 days in a row. Only drawback was it was a lounge special only and seating was a problem Food was excellent and staff very accommodating.

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San Diego, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Ruth's Chris Steak House on Harbor Drive offers a beautriful scenic view of the San Diego Bay. Day or night you can't go wrong. The food never disappoints - always made to your liking. Steak is always tasty, juicy and cooked just the way you like it. Staff is knowledgeable and extremely accommodating. You can bring your own SPECIAL bottle... More 

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Additional Information about Ruth's Chris Steak House

Address: 1355 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
Phone Number: 619 233 1422
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 18 - 80
Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Steakhouse

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