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Ruth's Chris Steak House

148 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6813
+1 212-245-9600
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (466 reviews)
“petite filet” (48 reviews)
“spicy lobster” (10 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
148 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6813
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The food; the staff; the service; the ambience; and the close proximity to the theater that we were attending were all beyond our expectations. I absolutely love the filet and myu wife was crazy about the crab cakes. We will definitely do this again when...More

Thank jmaomp
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have eaten here before, and the food and service are of a very high standard. The different cuts of steak are amongst the best we have ever eaten, although, I must confess that even with the smaller cuts, I have struggled to finish them...More

Thank bluesman48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived having made reservations. You'll need reservations, following our brief stint at the View, where we were yawning on the way out. We arrived here and the place was packed and full of life. This is no tourist trap. We had to wait for...More

Thank whileitravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Raten Ruth Chris before in LA and Chicago the steak is the be st especially the way it's cooked and presented on a red hot white China plate. The chips are crispy and hot . Expensive but worth the memory . Will return in October

Thank S3rina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I ate here before going to see Wicked so it was fairly early. Very warm welcome and restaurant is beautiful. Service was excellent and food is the best! Wine menu is also top notch. Appetisers are beautiful and some good choices. We...More

Thank schumigirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Steak House is arguably the best in New York. The fillet was to die for. The surroundings were perfect and the staff were amazing, cheerful and helpful. This isn't your ordinary Steak House.....it's the BEST!b

Thank Brownie0010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a superb meal here on Friday 29 September. A warm welcome and excellent service from our waitress Tai who looked after us. We were made to feel very welcome. The food was excellent and we had a lovely evening complete with birthday candle on...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Supreme service. Had dinner in the causal lounge. The spicy shrimp starter was delightful and plentiful for 2. Steaks were what we came for and not disappointed in the ribeye. Always a friendly staff that makes a stranger feel welcomed.

1  Thank rdk1231
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were seated at our reserved time. Our waiter, Percy, was very attentive. We relaxed with a drink before ordering our meals. Meal was as ordered. Will return

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was easily my favourite meal in our week in New York. Steak was perfectly cooked and seasoned. Side of fingerling potatoes was delicious. Staff were attentive and lovely. Will be back!

Thank aleeahjodie
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Richard E
17 October 2017|
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Response from ATMGUY63 | Reviewed this property |
Richard for two people Ordering steaks with sides and two drinks each(we drink martinis). Your looking at about 160 dollars plus tips.
1 June 2017|
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Response from Ellie G | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they offer take out I'm afraid.
Danielle Grippo R
2 May 2017|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a children's menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6813
    (between 6th & 7th Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: 49th N/R/F Rockefeller
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-245-9600
Sophisticated American chain serves up corn-fed USDA prime cuts and New Orleans-style appetizers and sides
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