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Ruth's Chris Steak House

2 Village Boulevard, Princeton, NJ 08540
+1 609-452-0041
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“creamed spinach” (17 reviews)
“petite filet” (9 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
2 Village Boulevard, Princeton, NJ 08540
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visit this Princeton,location often. It’s always great friendly service, which is always a plus nowadays. Definitely recommend it for those special get togethers.You can’t go wrong with any steak. The sweet potato casserole is always my favorite side dish along with the tuna for...More

Thank Jcg0305
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Haven't been in a while and was looking forward to a great steak. Crab cake appetizer was good. Lobster mac n cheese side was average....tasted fine, nothing special or worth recommending. I had a petit filet oscar ordered medium. I have never had a fattier...More

Thank ReadytoTravelNj
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your honest comments. We are sorry to hear that you had a less than favorable experience. Your feedback is very important to us and essential for our growth, not only at this location but also as a brand. We would like to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have always loved this restaurant for special occasions. We have been going there for several years. We went there last Friday night for my birthday. I was so excited; I love, love, love their lobster! The lobsters are enormous and delicious! I should have...More

Thank Janet D
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate you celebrating with us, Janet, but regret hearing your experience was less than perfect. Would you please contact us directly and share your experience at comments@ruthschris.com? Please include your contact information, including a phone number. We would welcome the chance to make things...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Celebrating my sons 11yr birthday the 4 of us visited on a Friday evening for dinner. Arriving at 6:45 for a 7pm reservation, we sat at the bar first and had drinks (kids had sodas)...they allowed the kids to sit at the bar, which they...More

Thank Marc_W_14
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

They did a great job, a card for my dad's birthday confetti on the table and a nice dessert! Jim our server was spot on, he recommended the scallops for my mom and they were huge and tasty. A few mix ups but they quickly...More

Thank bukagirl
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you for the great feedback! We hope to welcome you back in soon.

Reviewed 24 August 2018

This was our first visit to a Ruth's Chris Steak House in Princeton, NJ and we were not disappointed. We were celebrating our anniversary. We started with an appetizer --- stuffed mushrooms with crabmeat which was spectacular. Just the right amount of crabmeat. For our...More

Thank Ed V
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thanks for the great review, Ed, and for choosing us to host your anniversary! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your special night. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Great prices on drinks and apps between4-6. Ahi tuna never disappoints. Experience a great steak at half the price during this time period. Burgers are great and the fried zucchini very good. If you plan to stay beyond the end of happy hour choose a...More

Thank mceast67
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We have visited this location multiple times (a favorite of Mr. St. John) and at times have had a five-star experience and at times had a mediocre one. Best advice is to go early on a weeknight. We have found that inexperienced staff are more...More

Thank MrandMrsStJohn
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Went there for a celebration of an anniversary. If I could rate a 10 I would. Service was the best! Food and menu outstanding. We were treated very special!

Thank emtdpw
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

At first our waiter was very nice, but after we ordered we became dissatisfied with the service. Our appetizer (which we ordered before the rest of our food) came out and a minute later my salad came out. My husband and I just wanted water...More

Thank KimG1220
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to bring your concerns to our attention, Kim. What you describe not only fell short of your expectations, but also falls short of our highest brand standards. We are very sorry you didn't catch us at our best. So...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 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 - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Village Boulevard, Princeton, NJ 08540
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-452-0041
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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 Ruth's Chris Steak House located in Princeton, New Jersey!
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