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Ruth's Chris Steak House

369 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91101
+1 626-583-8122
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse
369 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91101
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I try to eat dinner here whenever I'm in Pasadena. Everything is prepared with care. The food is always sublime. Not only does the kitchen know exactly what it's doing, but the wait staff seems to really like working there. Everyone is always friendly and...More

Thank Shelley F
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to this location in the past and it was great. However, this time it was not to be. We both ordered the petite filet rare, but only one came as ordered. The two cuts tasted completely different, and for the prices we expect...More

Thank Jeffrey U
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Jeffrey, thank you for your candid review. We strive for the highest brand standards in terms of quality, service and atmosphere and we are sorry to hear that we didn't exceed expectations. We would welcome the opportunity to earn back your business. Please send your...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

We throughly enjoyed our dinner and found the service to be good. I was somewhat suprised to see the extremely casual attire of some of the guests and think it would be nicer if there were separate dining areas but it is what it is.

Thank AwayWeGo2016789
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Tonight I ate in a menagerie of humanity. Eight year olds in pajamas. “Therapy” dogs eating from the table. Even in LA/ Pasadena it was an over the top experience. I was at a packed house at Ruth’s Chris but couldn’t help but feel like...More

Thank Nicolinitiza
RuthsChrisSteakHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Ruth's Chris Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you for your candid review. We strive for the highest brand standards in terms of quality, service and atmosphere and we are sorry to hear that we didn't exceed expectations. We would welcome the opportuntity to earn back your business. Please send your contact...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018

We got a walk-in table for 2 at 7:30 on a Friday. The restaurant has an expensive ambiance due to well controlled and low lighting and plenty of wood and nice fabrics. I learned after visiting that it is a chain, but clearly this is...More

Thank JulianLeicester
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We usually avoid chain restaurants when we have a choice, but this Ruth's Chris is always excellent...the service is very good and they will go out of the way to please you if they can. For instance, if you would like the "old style" bread...More

Thank Roberto3250
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We were at Ruth’s Chris during a recent business trip. Ruth’s Chris are pretty standard with excellent quality across the US but I did find this visit to be excellent. I had the calamari, ribeye and lobster Mac n cheese. It was phenomenal

Thank BeaglesLocos
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

You are well welcomed. The decoration is kind of classic. The menu offers different type of meat. Meat is delicious, perfectly cooked, being served into very hot plates. The gratin was nice but far away from a genuine French gratin (potatoe slices were too thick...More

Thank yveslouisp
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

I brought my wife here for her birthday. It was a really cool experience. I made reservations online and when we got to the restaurant they had created a personalized birthday menu with my wife’s name on it. The food was great, I’ve never had...More

Thank Vanlon
Reviewed 22 February 2018

This one was a surprise. We were two for dinner at 8 pm Friday 9 February. I chose the restaurant based on my experience with the Ruth's Chris in Washington DC and other east-coast venues, expecting the traditional steakhouse experience: expensive, but worth it: dining...More

Thank charl0ttesville
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Response from PAC626 | Reviewed this property |
To be safe you should go directly to their corporate website for the specific location - they will likely have the menu, however may not include the prices. You may find a menu with prices posted on line separately, As... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 369 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91101
    (Los Robles)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-583-8122
  • E-mail
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 Ruth's Chris Steak House located in Pasadena, California!
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