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Ruth's Chris Steak House

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2231 Crystal Dr 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22202-3729 (23rd Street)
703 979 7275
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5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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49 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ruth's Chris is an excellent steakhouse and my wife and I decided we would visit after attending Phantom of the Opera at the Kennedy Center. The restaurant is high atop the building that it is in and overlooks Washington Reagan National Airport. Since we both love to watch airplanes this was an ideal choice for us. We arrived early and... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was beyond great! Husband surprised me for our 2 year wedding anniversary. From the moment we stepped up to the hostess desk we felt welcome. Hostess set us at the best seat in the house that a great view of the airport and even more wonderful view of the monuments in DC. View was great and the drinks... More 

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Thank Asia S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been planning this for 16 years and finally got there. Ruth's Chris Steak House did not disappoint. Our meeting was in a lovely room that was perfect for a rehearsal dinner or a private party. The wait staff was very friendly, professional and approachable. The hors d' oeuvres were a Delicious variety of fruit, cheeses, spiced pecans, grilled veggies,... More 

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Thank Shary A
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I got the herb chicken with some sauce inside of it. I also got the garlic mash it was good no complaints corn soup was also great I did not enjoy the cheesecake however the waiter refunded me for it and I tipped him extra for that the view is amazing I like the airport and planes so that was... More 

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Thank Key6174
Arlington, Virginia
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I go here once a month or so and the food is great. On top of the food though the unobstructed views of Washington, DC are just amazing. Kids can watch planes take off and land from Regan National Airport. An amazing spot for a great steak!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

first of all what a view from our table! exquisite! reserved a table with a view on a clear night it was beautiful to see our nation's airport lighted up. We got the 40oz porterhouse special for two with a few sides... the steak was tender juicy -medium rare perfectly prepared to our taste and served our chosen bottle of... More 

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Davis, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service provided an added benefit for a private business meeting. The food was excellent and include a wide variety of choices and prepared fresh and hot! A bit loud, but we had a great meeting.

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Cedar Park, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Took advantage of the Ruth's classics menu selections aahs had a fantastic three course meal at a great price. Service was outstanding and the atmosphere, enabling the view of Washington and the Potomac made for a high end dining experience at a moderate price. Look forward to coming back on my next trip.

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Thank Barry S
Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

There are lot's of steak places in the area but Ruth's has a reputation for consistency so when I was down here on business we decided on this location in Crystal City. Not knowing it had a spectacular all-around view from the 11th floor it was a great welcoming sight when we entered. It's a busy place and service though... More 

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Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Close your eyes and you could be in Morton’s, Capital Grille, Flemings, or any one of the other formula high-end steak joints. Very good steaks, overly generous sides, attentive service and over the top prices. As good as it sounds, this formula is really getting booooorrrrring. The only difference here (when you open your eyes) is the view from the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$35 - $50
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 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 - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2231 Crystal Dr 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22202-3729
    (23rd Street)
  • Public Transportation: Metro: Yellow & Blue Lines, Crystal City Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: 703 979 7275

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?