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Ray's the Steaks

2300 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201-5424
+1 703-841-7297
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“creamed spinach” (109 reviews)
“steak” (676 reviews)
“ny strip” (30 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
2300 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201-5424
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went here on a recommendation that the steaks were very good. I will definitely say that the steaks are excellent, but for the price you are paying, that does not make up for all the other areas it’s lacking in. First off, we are...More

Thank lulu4014
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Arrived to the restaurant 30 minutes before they officially opened and the manager couldn’t have been more hospitable....he sat us right away and said they’d never turn away a customer! Steaks here are phenomenal and well priced; service was absolutely impeccable and attentive. Simply cannot...More

Thank Big D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited DC for the weekend. We made a reservation at Ray’s about 2 weeks prior for 7:30, Saturday. We showed a little in advance. Appeared as though they were going through some renovations or something as there were a lot of signs on the exterior...More

2  Thank Phillip S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in town with a large group when we wanted steak. Someone recommended Ray's the Steak. We called and got a table for 15 which is not easy to do in most places. The restaurant was very accommodating since it was a spur of...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had been quite interested I. RAy's for some time. Finally went with HIGH expectations based on what I had heard. I was MILDLY disappointed. We had a good meal but it was not as good as had been hyped.

Thank pmckennajr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just buried our father at Arlington National Cemetery and decided in his honour we would go to a steak place for dinner as Steak was his favorite meal. We called Ray's the Steaks to see if we could get a table for 7 and...More

Thank busconi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Ray's recently on a trip to Washington DC, and the steak was prepared very nicely according to our order. The service was attentive, and I'd go back.

Thank 944gingerm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Rays for a couples dinner on Friday evening. We had reservations so we were seated quickly. Parking is difficult, host said to park off of Adams street in parking garage. Street parking is very limited. We had petite filets with bernaise sauce. Asked...More

Thank msuivyci
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t have a reservation on Saturday, so arrived at 4:45pm to get table without wait. Owner of the Ray’s(Michael Landrum) is now a restaurant host, we were told that we can get a table but need to be done by 6pm, and it was...More

Thank Ilya V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No frills here.....great steaks and very reasonable prices. The entrees come with creamed spinach and mashed potatoes. The salads were also done well. The t bone was cooked to perfection as were the strip steaks.excellent chocolate mousse and key lime pie for dessert. Make reservations...More

Thank Richard J
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JoeyB B
15 November 2017|
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Response from ChrisHol59 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes - we sell Gift Cads over the phone, and mail them to you. You may purchase any denomination you wish. The average per person price is around $50. However - there are options on the menu that would cost less than the... More
Eddieingold S
16 January 2017|
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Response from Kennon B | Reviewed this property |
The evening we visited they did not offer live music. We did notice that the music wasn't too loud and made the dinning atmosphere even that much better for conversations.
5 April 2016|
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Response from clarkelovetotravel | Reviewed this property |
Very Casual--Wore blue jeans and a golf shirt--I fit right in. There is a more formal area (still not formal--many people with slacks and shirt) and then a very informal place which I really like
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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: 2300 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201-5424
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-841-7297
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