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Ruth's Chris Steak House

45 S Illinois St, Circle Centre Mall, Indianapolis, IN 46204
+1 317-633-1313
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (13 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
45 S Illinois St, Circle Centre Mall, Indianapolis, IN 46204
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Still our all time favorite, never disappoints. We celebrate neighborhood birthdays here. This time three of us. Such fun, food fantastic and our service second to none. We had a private dining area and we could actually talk and hear each other. We have some...More

Thank Travelinglady1022
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

During my career in business I had more expense account dinners than I can count. Now that I’m retired, I look for value when my wife and I go out. I found that a great deal is Tuesday night at Ruth Chris’s. Do the bar...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took the family out for steaks, they were running a midweek special with apps, main and dessert. Worked out great and the food was awesome. Server could not have been better. Everyone made you feel special, will definitely return.

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 7 October 2018

There are many steakhouses in Indy including the famous St. Elmo's, but our "go-to'place:"remains Ruth's Chris. It is in a good location downtown, it is beautifully appointed, the entire staff is professional, and every food item we have ever gotten has been superb. On our...More

Thank Jonathan T
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We were in Indianapolis for business. We booked this restaurant online. When we arrived we were amazed by the live piano performance at the bar. Then we were kindly escorted to our table. The bread served with butter was amazing. We had 3 bottles of...More

Thank Yucelgursoy
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Food is pricey and all items a la carte but side dishes are shareable. Must try lobster voodoo...that should be a meal in and of itself. Medium Ribeye steak was cooked to perfection. Each bite was more delicious than the last. Lastly, cocktails made by...More

Thank Bridgette C
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Celebrating a graduation with 8 family members (3 generations). They gave us an alcove-like table that was almost like having a private room. Service was superb—very attentive and we kept our waitress busy! Steaks were great, macaroni and cheese was sinful, vegetables were fresh and...More

Thank Attea146
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We love date nights out to Ruth Chris. Both my husband and I think they have the best steak by far. They make each dining experience memorable whether it’s your birthday or anniversary or just a date night out. The filet mingon and lobster voodoo...More

Thank wanderlust146
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The food was very average and lacked flavor The wine list was over the top including an 850 dollar bottle which was strange given the quality of the food it was a bit like serving moet at McDonald's

Thank david k
Reviewed 1 September 2018

I have visited several Ruth's Chris restaurants around he country and this is one of the best. The service was excellent and the bone-in Filet is also excellent. On one visit I asked for steak au poivre and the did a very good job preparing...More

Thank wlf_8
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Kevin T
25 August 2017|
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Response from Alice P | Reviewed this property |
Ruth's Chris was lovely. Quite expensive and lovely service. Would recommend a secluded table. The food was great here!
Neely B
25 January 2017|
Response from bmccombs01 | Reviewed this property |
Casual is fine. Don't need to dress up
9 June 2016|
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Response from Christine C | Reviewed this property |
They really don't have a children's menu. However, they have many delicious non-steak options (the salmon is amazing) and the serving sizes are generous enough that a child could share any entree.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 S Illinois St, Circle Centre Mall, Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-633-1313
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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 the nearest Ruth's Chris Steak House.
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