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“Good Steak” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Ruth's Chris Steak House

Ruth's Chris Steak House
2231 Crystal Dr 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22202-3729
703 979 7275
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Ranked #7 of 697 Restaurants in Arlington
Price range: $35 - $50
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 23rd Street
Transit: Metro: Yellow & Blue Lines, Crystal City Stop
Hamilton, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Good Steak”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

Not the greatest restaurant in the world but it is one of the best chains I have been to. The steak was extremely well cooked and the place was nice enough. If you are in Washington and just want a simple well-cooked (a bit over priced) steak this is the place to go.

Visited April 2012
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Fargo
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Best Meal of My LIFE”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

I visited this location nearly 4 months ago and I still fantasize about my meal here. I travel for work frequently and eat at tons of different places. This was the best meal of my life. The filet mignon, mashed potatoes, and creamed spinach. UNREAL! The homemade cheesecake is also unlike anything I've ever had before. The cocktails! Don't even get me started there. They're made out of whatever is above the top shelf. Excellent. All of it. It will cost you though. A single person could have a hard time getting out under $100.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Northern Neck, Virginia
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7 restaurant reviews
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“Always Quality”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Everyone in this area knows if you want to go an have a great steak at a reasonable price in a quality atmosphere you go here. Ruth's has been an establishment of quality in this area for along time associated with quality.

Visited May 2012
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Washington DC
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72 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Great, but overpriced”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

Went here for a birthday party. Great food, but seemed over priced for what you received. The creamed spinach is to die for, and probably most certainly will help kill you, but so wonderful! If you are not into steaks, this clearly isn't your place. Although, they do have options for vegetarians, or if you only eat fish.

Visited November 2012
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Virgina
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
“awful”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

it has been awhile since I was in this location so perhaps they have improved, but: if you are looking for good food, go elsewhere. you will be brought a place of food swimming in butter that spatters all over your clothes. Want atmosphenre - go elsewhere. Despite the view, we were joined in the dining room by a family in shorts, wife beaters and flip flops. No thanks.

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