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“Best Steakhouse”

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Fairfax
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Ranked #37 of 416 Restaurants in Fairfax
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $60 - $80
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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Good for: Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Government County Pkwy
Ashburn, Virginia
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49 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Best Steakhouse”
Reviewed December 11, 2012

Ruth Chris Steakhouse is simply the best. From the time you enter the restaurant, you are treated with dignity and respect and the staff demonstrates that they are happy you are there. I have dined at the Fairfax location several times and I've never had a bad experience. The meals are always great - steak cooked perfect every time; excellent wine menu; and the servers are all very professional, highly knowledgeable and customer focused. If you are celebrating a special event (anniversary, birthday, promotion, etc.) or just a special night out, Ruth Chris Steakhouse is the place to go. It is pricey but well worth it. You will be satisfied!

  • Visited November 2012
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English first
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“the best beef and appetizers of all steak houses”
Reviewed November 27, 2012

Of all the steakhouses, this one is my favorite. You cannot go wrong with anything on the list, the wine selection is great as well The only fault is that it is loud, but that is not the restaurant's falt and sometimes they try to fit you on a smaller table and then expect everyone to be comfortable and ask for side dishes that do not fit at the table

Visited July 2012
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Los Angeles, California
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Expect the BEST!”
Reviewed November 25, 2012 via mobile

From the moment I was shown to your table, I couldn't help but feel great. The atmosphere is pretty much the best of the big chains. and as the night went on, the smile on my face got bigger and bigger. when my waiter (Seth) arrived, he informed my party that he would be taking very good care of us. He said it with such conviction, anything to the contrary was virtually impossible! He didn't let us down. From proper suggestions to presentation and actual caring attention, we WERE impressively taken care of. The food was excellent and cooked just as requested. The portions were quite large and my wife and I ended up sharing a steak. Counting the days I go back!

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Farmington, Utah
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Went to Ruth Chris”
Reviewed November 15, 2012

We went to Ruth Chris last week. Food was very average. Too much money for this kind of quality. The service was good. Flemings offers much better product.
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  • Visited November 2012
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Fairfax, Virginia
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Save up”
Reviewed November 8, 2012

The steaks are so tender and cooked just as they were ordered. The baked potatoes were good with nice toppings, the salads were good as were the vegetables. But everything is a la carte and expensive so be prepared.

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