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Ruth's Chris Steak House

#67 of 1,843 Restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence
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1700 N Westshore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-3905 (Union Street)
+1 813-282-1118
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Tampa, FL
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On 11/5/16 My husband took me to dinner for an early birthday celebration. We started at the bar for a dinner because we arrived before our reservation. The remodel is outstanding and Joe the bar tender was really great! We had a couple of drinks and the BBQ Shrimp appetizer which was fabulous. Highly recommended! Then we moved to our... More 

Thank AceFL
Central Florida, Florida
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94 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

My friends and I went to Ruth Chris for my birthday celebration on 10/01. The service was fantastic and the food was out of this world! It is very pricey, but well worth it! None of us were disappointed!

Thank NativeFloridian64
Zephyrhills, Florida
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We went to Ruth's Cris for the first time to celebrate our 9th anniversary. What an awesome experience, from beginning to end. The valet parking drivers were friendly and conscientious. The host got us seated promptly even though we were early for our reservation. The restaurant is elegant yet comfortable. The wait staff was superb. Carlos was very attentive without... More 

Thank Jackie G
Naples, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

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 

3 Thank lbecker2015
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109 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

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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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 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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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

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
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 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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208 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 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
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 41 - US$ 80
American, Steakhouse
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 N Westshore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-3905
    (Union Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-282-1118
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?