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Ruth's Chris Steak House

45 School St, Ste 1D, Boston, MA 02108-3206
+1 617-742-8401
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (308 reviews)
“cowboy ribeye” (13 reviews)
“petite filet” (11 reviews)
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45 School St, Ste 1D, Boston, MA 02108-3206
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent meat, cooked as we like it medium rare. The meat was super tender. Excellent service. Overall very satisfied and worth the high price

Thank Christophe W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited with our family on the 16th of July. Starter with veal ravioli was amazing!!!! Mushroom stuffed with crabmeat and the spicy shrimps were great. As main course we had lamb chops and Filet, they were all cooked perfectly. The side orders were nothing special...More

Thank Christine B
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your feedback, Christine. We hold ourselves to the highest brand standards for food quality, atmosphere and service and based on your description, it seems you may have not caught us at our best. We do hope you'll consider giving us a second...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

My family and I dined here recently to celebrate my birthday. When we arrived, we were waiting on 3 more members of our group so we went into the bar to wait; I got the impression the entire party had to be present to be...More

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined as a family the night before our international trip. Food was good, but it should be for what it costs. The waiter failed to return our credit card, which we did not realize until next day. I stopped by twice next day, in...More

1  Thank Peter G
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are really sorry to hear this, Peter, and we would like to learn more. Can you please give us the full details here: comments@rhgi.com along with your contact information so we can address this with you directly? Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, excellent service, not too noisy for my extremely hard of hearing mother, but it was so cold we were freezing throughout the meal. Even after we went back to car to get our sweaters. I don't know why they had to have the...More

Thank Jory A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Filet is very good. We also had mashed potatoes and asparagus. Wonderful place. A little bit noisy. We could hear other people conversation.

Thank Pedro R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bad welcome from the maitre’d, who a guy who looks you up and down, says nothing and leaves you to the 2 female receptionists who also have a bad attitude! A bad start to a restaurant chain that we love and always make a point...More

1  Thank Bigboy1959
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to bring your concerns to our attention. 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 that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this Ruth's Chris on our walk on the “Freedom Trial.” This restaurant is located right inside the “Old City Hall.” Don’t confuse this building with the “Old State House!” You actually go inside the building and take the first left. In each city...More

Thank Marty B
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We used to be "regulars" of this Ruth's Chris location a few years ago for business lunches and dinners and sometimes for date night. However, we continue to be disappointed every time we return. The best seating is on the main level where they big...More

1  Thank bostravel122
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

We are sorry to hear this. Would you please send your contact information to us at comments@rhgi.com so we may speak to you directly? We appreciate your patronage and would welcome the opportunity to make this right!

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

i was here wirh a friend. and we just feel as if we were old client. the service and the advice of John was terrific i am just waiting for an other occasion to eat their meat.

Thank nicolas l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 41 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 School St, Ste 1D, Boston, MA 02108-3206
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-742-8401
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