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Ruth's Chris Steak House

2231 Crystal Dr 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22202-3711
+1 703-979-7275
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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2231 Crystal Dr 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22202-3711
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Took my daughter for dinner, as we were visiting from Canada on a soccer tournament. We ordered the calamari to start, which was okay. She had the NY Strip and I had the Ribeye. She ordered a side of rice, without seeing the menu. It...More

Thank Bajan71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the metro to meet wife for dinner in Crystal City where she had been all day. The instant I got there, the bottom fell out so we decided to take the easy (dry) choice and proceeded to the 11th floor Ruth’s Chris. We were...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What used to be a great Steakhouse in an iconic location has become tired and cliche. I actually waited a few days to write my review as I was fuming when we first left this place. We recently took our kids to their first "nice...More

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last night our party of five adults and four children attempted to keep our 6:30pm reservation. We were planning on having a relaxing dinner enjoying perfectly cooked steak, delectable sides and fine wine. Our party would have likely spent over $500, honestly! THEY WOULD NOT...More

Thank EmA14
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Having been to many Ruth's Chris restaurants in numerous cities, we went for dinner expecting a quality experience. Not even close. We had a reservation and were kept waiting for an extended period of time, only to be seated at a very "meh" table. From...More

Thank saratom1
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Reserved the restaurant for a birthday dinner with a friend. We were seated at a table with a great view of the area. The waiters were delightful, friendly, professional, and very informative. The cuisine was absolutely delicious. We enjoyed ourselves tremendously, and the mixed drinks...More

Thank Zenford M
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Here's copy of my email to the General Manager of this location, to which I have yet to receive a reply. I sent it on 1/2/2018. Dear Mr. Goforth, My husband and I visited your restaurant last Friday evening to wrap up our holiday and...More

Thank Exit105
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Went to visit out-of-town friends at the bar. It took two requests to two separate hosts to get our affable but overworked waiter to take an order. The food was it’s typically high quality, but I had to work too hard to get it. I...More

Thank DM10468
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Table for 4 booked on Dec 6 for Christmas Eve. So plenty of notice. Arrived Christmas Eve to a very busy restaurant but within 5 minutes we were being shown to our table. You will gather from previous reviews that there are spectacular views from...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 29 November 2017

I love Ruth Chris but I can see after a few visits that things are changing. No problem with reservations or seating but the food not so much. My salad was drowning in dressing and the stuffed chicken breast was way too salty.

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23 January 2015|
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Response from Pat J | Reviewed this property |
No it's not in a hotel. It's on the 11th floor of Crystal City Shops, 2231 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202. You enter the shopping area and look for the elevators to take you up to the 11th floor. Signs were easy to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2231 Crystal Dr 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22202-3711
    (23rd Street)
  • Public Transportation: Metro: Yellow & Blue Lines, Crystal City Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-979-7275
  • E-mail
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