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Ruth's Chris Steak House

7720 Jones Maltsberger Rd, San Antonio, TX 78216-6993
+1 210-821-5051
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Ranked #180 of 4,141 Restaurants in San Antonio
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $60
Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Fine Dining
Description: Ruth's Chris Steak House was founded May 1965 in New Orleans by Ruth Fertel. Our specialty is aged corn-fed USDA prime beef, broiled in a trademark 1800 degree oven and served on a plate heated to 500 degrees to ensure the steak is sizzling hot. We also offer fresh seafood including live Maine lobster, lobster tail & Atlantic salmon. Private dining rooms available for groups of 10-100.
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English first
San Antonio, Texas
Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

My wife and I ate at Ruth's Chris for our anniversary. We both had the filet along with a side vegetable of the creamed spinach and mashed potatoes. All of the food was excellent and the steak was tender, flavorful and hot. The wait staff was attentive and polite. We highly recommend this restaurant for those special occasions!

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San Antonio, Texas
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60 reviews 60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Ruth Chris is not just a restaurant. It's an experience in delicious dining, food, service and atmosphere. We visit the location off of Jones-Maltsberger and the it is always a wonderful experience. The friendly greeting at the door upon arrival and departure to the helpful patient server who is there to take care of you.

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San Antonio, Texas
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611 reviews 611 reviews
436 restaurant reviews
513 helpful votes 513 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We have been here several times for just the happy hour. They have a separate menu and servers. It's sort of a quick and less costly way to do Ruth Chris'. Our server was Anthony and he's a real pro. The happy hour menu has some good deals beside the reduced wine and beer pricing. The steak and mushroom kebab... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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158 reviews 158 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We were invited to Ruth's by an insurance salesman. When we entered it smelled like a locker room. My friend also noticed the smell and said she thought they were covering up something. I don't know, but the smell was worse in the front rooms, and wasn't so bad in the room where we were seated. We ordered the petite... More 

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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261 reviews 261 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We made a reservation for 7.15pm days in advance and when we got there we were only offered a table at the bar. I refused this and they got us a table pretty quick. Bad start to the evening. Once sat down everything became normal for Ruth's. I go to the Houston Ruth's all the time and it is one... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Went here with my wife during a big pharma conference. Had high hopes for this place knowing that Texas is famous for steak and Ruth's seemed to have a good reputation. When ordering they put a lot of effort into explains what well done or medium etc means. However it took 3 attempts to get my wife's well done steak... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Venue. Italian decor. Tastefully dark and clubby. Many private small seating areas with good spacing. Service. Flawless, professional and unobtrusive, but attentive and appropriately friendly for us. She was well traveled and knowledgeable and knew her wines. Food. As always, a perfectly cooked prime filet mignon...rare and Pittsburgh seared at 1800 degrees...Au gratin potatoes.. and a delicious creme broulee and... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

And so was the dinner! The steaks were tender and cooked to perfection. Jason, our waiter, was a true professional.

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Silsbee, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Service terrific, specials are a great value, easy access and parking, had the scallops and the filet and shrimp combo

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I enjoy dining at several of the Ruth Chris Steak Houses around the country. Unfortunately, this was not prepared as well as I am used to at other Ruth Chris Steak Houses. It was ok, but not worth the money it cost for fine dining. Maybe another time. I know they can do it proper.

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Additional Information about Ruth's Chris Steak House

Address: 7720 Jones Maltsberger Rd, San Antonio, TX 78216-6993
Phone Number: +1 210-821-5051
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 60
Cuisine: Dessert, Seafood, Steakhouse, Vegetarian

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