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Ruth's Chris Steak House

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6700 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-4809 (Stickney Point Road)
+1 941-924-9442
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been here a few times over the years for special occasions and have never been disappointed. We arrived at our scheduled time and were seated right away. We were celebrating our anniversary and they had the table done up nice with rose petals and a happy anniversary card signed by the staff. Ordered the new york strip and my... More 

Thank JoeLeo237
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been going here for Valentine's Day just about every year for about 10 years now. The filet is still delicious although it is still VERY over priced. Our first disappointment was that they have discontinued the onion rings as a side dish. Too bad since they used to be great. But worse - they no longer have the banana... More 

Thank Gerald L
Sarasota, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although I'm familiar with other Ruth's Chris Steakhouses---hadn't tried the Sarasota edition. Was hoping for a special night for my wife and I. " Complimentary" valet parking was a nice touch; Craig, our server was very attentive. My Ribeye was excellent, but my wife's filet was very "undercooked." so we had to send it back. Which for a "steakhouse" (especially... More 

Thank 1deaconblue
North East England, United Kingdom
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered a steak, which seemed fairly pricey, only to find that all the vegetables are extra. Decent quality if hugely overpriced. Whole experience spoilt by a waiter who hovered over us like a bad smell and continually asked "is everything excellent". Pretentious hardly begins to describe the place.

Thank David M
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66 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to this restaurant many times over the years. Eaten in the private room, always been treated well and invariably had a great experience. Having booked and requested a booth, we arrived and had a drink in the overcrowded bar. My husband asked three times to be seated and we were eventually shown to a table in the 'overspill'... More 

1 Thank lovelongboatkey
Reading, Michigan
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60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The customer service at Ruth's Chris is superseded only by the quality and taste of its food. I generally make reservations from my iPhone, which is very easy to do. I love how they strive to celebrate any occasion: birthday, anniversary, etc. they adorn the table with celebratory confetti and bring a full-sized dessert. If it is your Anniversary, they... More 

Thank belletristic
Sarasota, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017

Wearing a suit doesn't make you a good restaurant. This is the second time we have given the "happy hour" a chance. We had to wait for a table, put our name on the waiting list. People came in after us and were seated before us due to a "misunderstanding" This is such an overpriced elitest place to be treated... More 

1 Thank Phyllis H
Canton, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

New Years Eve we enjoyed the filet special with two 5 oz lobster tails and it was delicious. The steak was tender and full of flavor, but the key is the steak temperature was perfect. The filet stayed warm though out the meal. The lobster tails were tender and delicious. Service was great. What a meal to end the year.

Thank Browns64
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Always a great meal. A few specials, but all of the regular menu at non inflated prices. Busy but not rushed.

Thank John H
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and nice LOOKING gristly tough porterhouse. Comfortable venue and nice crowd including dress up and families. Second and our last visit to this location with similar disappointment.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$60 - $80
American, Steakhouse
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6700 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-4809
    (Stickney Point Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-924-9442

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Columbia, Maryland
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Sackets Harbor, New York

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?