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Ryan's Steak Chops & Seafood

719 Coliseum Dr, Winston Salem, NC 27106-5312
+1 336-724-6132
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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719 Coliseum Dr, Winston Salem, NC 27106-5312
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was good and I really liked the atmosphere and the view from our table. My one complaint has to be our waitress, she was a older lady that was nice when she was there but she wasn’t there most of the time. My...More

Thank Howard H
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time at this establishment. Was here for a couple's double date. Food was OK. nothing spectacular. That was disappointing. I had Shrimp and Grits and the Shrimp was over cooked and hard. The Ambience was on point. Cocktails were good.

Thank 900ozia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ryan’s has long been a place known for the quality of the food. Every visit our guests give the same feedback. The must have is the Bacon Wrapped Scallops.

Thank FishOn1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can’t go wrong at Ryan’s! Food is consistently good, wether steaks or seafood! Service is great! A wonderful spot for a special dinner! Geared toward adults, but have seen families with young children there. Not someplace I would take children under 12 to.

Thank wsknittingmom22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Without a doubt, Ryan’s offers the best steak if not all food in town! We love celebrating special occasions here, and we would led recommend it to all. Never a bad meal or service. This restaurant doesn’t miss a mark.

Thank Meg250
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there last night with our Grand daughter who is a Wake Forest Freshman. Superb ambience, wait staff and, best of all, food! Great southern hospitality. We all had fish with a great bottle of Cakebread Chardonnay. The grouper was excellent, salmon was cooked perfectly...More

Thank William R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants near Wake. Beautiful setting, always busy with a fun, happening vibe. Fabulous service and great menu. Do not wait to last minute to get a reservation!

Thank SoraciSauce
Reviewed 9 February 2018

They really know how to cook a steak! Not only was it well seasoned, nicely grilled, but it was perfectly cooked. Fresh Brussel sprouts also very good. Great service toped off the evening.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Ryan’s has long been the top steakhouse in Winston but I was happy to discover several “plated” meals which cost about half the price of a big steak. I had the beef tips and hubby had the duck. Both were excellent.

Thank gatortunor
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Are you looking for a cozy, old world comfort, classy atmosphere to enjoy an excellent meal? In an odd urban location in a natural woodsy setting, Ryan’s is a memorable dining experience. For a special occasion or an occasional treat, Ryan’s will not disappoint.

Thank sheltolb
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Shae M
23 January 2018|
Response from Kelly S | Property representative |
Absolutely, the unfortunate part is we are almost completely booked for Valentine's at this time. Give us a call and we will let you know what we have available. Thanks Kelly
Shae M
23 January 2018|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. I hope you tried it and had a great time.
Terri T
7 September 2016|
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Response from Dennis C | Property representative |
We don't typically have many small children in the restaurant but that doesn't mean well-behaved children are not allowed. We do not have high chairs, however.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 719 Coliseum Dr, Winston Salem, NC 27106-5312
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-724-6132
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Nestled in a wooded setting minutes from downtown and Wake Forest University, Ryan's has provided exquisite food and service in a rustic lodge atmosphere for nearly Forty years. Ryan's is locally owned and operated and has been a Wine Spectator award winner since 1987. Come enjoy one of our classic entree's and your favorite beverage next to one of our fireplaces or at a window table overlooking the wooded setting.
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