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Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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Jumbo Lump Crab Cake
Red Pepper Vinaigrette and Tartar Sauce
Oysters Rockefeller
Spinach, Mornay, Parmigiano-Reggiano & a Touch of Pernod
Crispy Pork Belly
Pear Kimchi, Togarashi
Crab Bisque
Red King Crab, a Touch of Cream & Sherry
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
American, Steakhouse
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed today via mobile

The rib eye (AKA cowboy) is delicious! Not many places do this cut justice. Their sushi menu is also a plus - not something one expects in a steakhouse.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank toddt246
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food was good. I think Ruth Chris’s steakhouse or St.Elmos in Indy are better, plus they have better staff all around. You know if they are so stuck on themselves then they don’t need my money! Smiling and courtesy to the customer goes a long...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank patafowler
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a place to dress up for, perhaps a coat and tie. The steak is cooked perfectly, try the bone in. The sides are large and are meant to share. The mashed potatoes and the crisp asparagus and the decadent mac & cheese was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Janice Hitt F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I used to live in Cincinnati where Jeff Ruby started with two great restaurants...Waterfront seafood and the Precinct steakhouse. In Louisville, he combines both into one restaurant. I recommend seafood appetizers and a steak entree.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank larryzigerelli
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beginning with the bar, you can find a pour of whatever your heart desires. My friends and I chose a bottle of Pappy Van Winkle. The appetizers were delicious and just a hint of what was to come. The service was impeccable and the food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Ted K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Jeff Ruby’s 325 West Main St. Louisville, Kt. Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse is a must do in Louisville. It is located in the arts district of the renovated downtown section. The interior is an eye opening experience whether you choose the main dining room or a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Realtor44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jeff Ruby's is a high end steak house in downtown Louisville very near the waterfront. My husband and I eat here once or twice a year on special occasions. Order something from the COLD seafood bar. We usually have the jumbo shrimp. It is worth...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank sandygrossky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best aged NY steak I ever had. Pricey but worth it. My wife's aged filet was not too good. Seafood is so so. Go for the steak!

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank JPLC75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic experience!! The service was outstanding and our waiter Paul was so attentive. Truffle butter with warm sourdough bread - Heaven!!! We really liked the Freddie salad and our Filets melted in our mouth. We will come here again!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Inspiration487880
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time in Louisville and it was freezing! Good night to visit Jeff Ruby’s. The service was outstanding...thank you Brian and team. Cocktails made well, Crab bisque was wonderful, filets cooked perfectly, great wine selection. Lively atmosphere, yet it wasn’t loud. If we ever get...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Kellygreen24
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LaDon S
18 October 2018|
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Response from Peter R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you could Valet Park @ the Galt House, walk thru the Hotel to Jeff Ruby's and then walk 1.5 blocks to the Yum Center. Br sirecto have "The Godfather Sushi" @ Jeff Ruby's for an appetizer. Great eating and fun to watch... More
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Response from pbyrd1966 | Reviewed this property |
14 April 2017|
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Response from Jeff L | Property representative |
We are actually in the Waterfront Plaza building which is hooked up to the Galt House. see you soon.
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