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Ruth's Chris Steak House

55 S. Market Street, French Quarter Inn, Charleston, SC 29401
+1 843-793-4224
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
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55 S. Market Street, French Quarter Inn, Charleston, SC 29401
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favorite Ruth’s Chris restaurant. We went for happy hour. I had the hamburger and fries and my husband had the trio of sliders (shrimp, crab and hamburger). The hamburger was the best hamburger I had ever eaten. My husband loves the sliders...More

Thank meason69
John W, Owner at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for recommending us! We're delighted you enjoyed the hamburger so much, and that your husband's sliders hit the spot. We hope to welcome you back for happy hour or dinner again soon. Take care, John Williams, General Manager

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We wanted a brunch place downtown Charleston after church that serves local specialties. Ruth’s Chris fit the bill. On Market Street, right next to the “Market”, an easy stroll from the most famous churches and hotels. A cool, refreshing respite from the hot and humid...More

Thank Frances C
John W, Owner at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We can't wait to have you back, Frances! We're delighted you enjoyed everything from the iced tea to the shrimp and grits. You can always count on us for a meal that tastes as good as it looks. Thank you for the feedback, and we...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018

A great place for a romantic dinner. We had a curved booth in the corner. The lighting is mood setting and the food is superb.

Thank Kathy S
John W, Owner at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the feedback, Kathy! We hope you'll stop by the next time you're in the mood for a delicious and intimate dinner. Take care, John Williams, General Manager

Reviewed August 12, 2018

We visited from out of town to celebrate my son's 21st birthday. Adrianna was our server and she was amazing. She cheerfully guided my son through several wine selections, provided great recommendations to help him select a cut of meat that he would enjoy, and...More

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Nate K, Owner at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2018

Thank you for choosing to make Ruth's Chris part of your son's special 21st birthday celebration. I'm thrilled everyone enjoyed the experience and I will be sure to share your kind words with Adrianna. Here's to hoping we'll have the opportunity to welcome you all...More

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We were celebrating our Anniversary and chose to go here. Everything was wonderful! They always ask if you are celebrating an occasion. They scattered our table with rose petals. Food was excellent- best steak ever according to my husband. Service was great. The manager came...More

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Nate K, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

We're so happy we could help you celebrate your anniversary! It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed the steak and service so much. We can't wait to welcome you back soon. All the best, John Williams, General manager

Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Robert is a awesome server !! Ask for him and you won’t be disappointed. Love my filet and fries !!!!

Thank Russell S
Nate K, Owner at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Thanks for the feedback, Russell! I'll definitely let Robert know what a great job he did, and I hope you'll join us for another filet and fries dinner soon. All the best, John Williams, General manager

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We have been to quite a few Ruth's Chris' over the years and this is the worst one so far. We were celebrating a special occasion which would warrant a cozy spot and instead were given a table along a high traffic area. It was...More

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Nate K, Owner at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to reach out and share your feedback and concerns. It definitely sounds like we fell short of your expectations and our highest brand standards during your recent visit. So that I may personally apologize and do what I can...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018

Stopped in here for Happy Hour. Great drink prices and food specials. Friendly bartender and patrons.

Thank clevetraveler2017
Nate K, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

We're delighted you enjoyed the food and drink specials! We hope to welcome you back for happy hour again soon. Take care, John Williams, General manager

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Dined here on one of the nights of our stay in Charleston and were very impressed with the menu and wine list, and with the friendly and helpful service of staff at all levels. The courses when they arrived, were well presented; were cooked to...More

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Nate K, Owner at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave this incredible feedback! It was wonderful having you join us. I look forward to welcoming you back next time you're in Charleston. All the best, John Williams, General manager

Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Awesome Happy Hour and vibe. Great place to relax and chill on Market Street. Absolutely love it. We go whenever we are in town. You simply can not go wrong!

Thank Peter J
Nate K, Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

So glad you enjoyed yourself here, Peter! It means a lot to hear that you stop in to see us whenever you're in town -- we'll be looking forward to your next visit. Till then, John Williams, General manager

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isaidsandy
January 26, 2017|
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Response from ccr9217 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is plenty of street parking. I would bring cash and cc so you can have any parking you choose.
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RogerG2294
June 4, 2016|
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Response from betty29410 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is a dress code. But I think it's ok as long as you don't look like you are going to the beach. In other words nice shirt and pants or shorts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 S. Market Street, French Quarter Inn, Charleston, SC 29401
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-793-4224
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Description
Ruth's Chris Steak House specializes in serving aged USDA Prime steaks, broiled in a trademark 1800-degree oven and served on a plate heated to 500 degrees to ensure the steak stays "sizzling" hot. To experience fine dining at its best … Just follow the sizzle to the nearest Ruth's Chris Steak House.
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