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Ruth's Chris Steak House

#63 of 1,833 Restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence
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1700 N Westshore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-3905 (Union Street)
(813) 282-1118
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Naples, Florida
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My dinner and the service were fantastic...as always! However, they just converted their credit card system to the chip service the day I had dinner...and they were having problems with it. Unfortunately, I was unable to use my corporate card and had to use my personal card. The General Manager, Jim Martin was completely unsympathetic. I was given a curt,... More 

Thank lbecker2015
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108 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great restaurant and excellent service. I have been going to this restaurant for years and still has the same standard. Quality steaks and good sides along with a great wine list.

Thank 1964mh
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From hostess, waiters and most importantly the food.. it's a special place that never disappoints us. When you want the best steak around, wonderful sides, and great wines, it's always on point!

Thank Audrey B
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cocktails start the madness ! One of the most expensive Martini's I ever had ! The steak is good ..... but save up ;) . Ala carte sides are definately not as good as in the past. It appears all the chefs are not following previous recipies because they are not as good. The service is very good

Thank Anthony G
Gainesville, Florida
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

The food here is excellent and the service is superb. Julio was our waitperson and he is excellent. A great place to celebrate.

Thank gatorcroc
Tampa, Florida
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200 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Nice environment but food not so great, I don't know it was because it wa too busy but this restaurant is overrated

Thank Margarita L
Tampa, Florida
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89 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Great food, love the ambiance & the service. Celebrated my birthday there & it was a wonderful experience. Love to go there for a great steak dinner. The steak is the best serves on a hot plate and their lobster mac & cheese is out of this world. Server are always attentive & around.

Thank 2World_Travelers_USA
Southwest Oklahoma
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88 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

I took my son here during my extended-weekend visit in July for his birthday. We had the Crab Cakes and the Spicy Shrimp for appetizers, and the Cowboy Ribeye and New York Strip for our main meals. For desert we both opted for the Cheesecake, which was great and plentiful. The Crab Cakes were outstanding with a great mixture between... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

We go to Ruth Chris often. If we can we go early and eat in the elegant bar and some items are half price unitl 7pm. A real treat from the steak sandwiches to the crab cakes that are wonderful

Thank JeanTpa
Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

I have been eating at Ruth Chris for years now and it is my to go place when I have special guest or events. Its always consistent and a great place to celebrate any occasion. Food is always good and service great. I do believe the portions are getting smaller when it comes to the thickness of the steak ...

Thank alleyinc

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$41 - $80
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
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, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 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 - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 N Westshore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-3905
    (Union Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: (813) 282-1118
Ruth's Chris Steak House in Tampa, FL serves the finest USDA Prime beef available, broiled at 1,800° and served on 500° plates, so your steak stays hot, juicy and delicious from first bite to last. Enjoy our New Orleans-inspired appetizers, USDA Prime steaks, fresh seafood, signature side dishes and homemade desserts. All this while you enjoy our warm, inviting atmosphere and Ruth’s Chris’ genuine hospitality. So whether you’re a regular or have just been wondering what all the buzz is about, Ruth's Chris is the perfect excuse to enjoy the perfect night out. Dinner is served nightly, reservations are suggested and private dining and offsite catering may be arranged.

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