Ruth's Chris Steak House - Calgary

4.7
1360 reviews
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  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
When you visit Ruth's Chris, you will soon understand that this is no ordinary restaurant. Enjoy one of our Prime steaks, broiled to perfection at 1800 degrees and served sizzling, to the expertly executed seafood, New Orleans-inspired appetizers, unforgettable desserts and exceptional level of service, this is a steakhouse to which others aspire Ruth’s Chris Steak House Calgary is in the heart of downtown, conveniently located on the second floor at the base of the Calgary Tower, just one block south of Stephen Avenue pedestrian mall. Along with our A La Carte menu and our Prix Fixe 3 course Classics Menu , we have some great features nights as well, visit our website for more info. Whether it is for a romantic dinner for two, a special celebration, an important business meeting, or a quick dinner before the big game, Ruth’s Chris Steak House will give an experience that “SIZZLES”!

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CW
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Valentine treat from my husband. Was GREAT! Lovely restaurant with friendly and professional service. And the food was excellent! Not sure why they don't serve Canadian beef though.. The only downside to an otherwise great experience.

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OT
Calgary
7 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Food and service is incredible. It’s expensive but you don’t leave hungry. To all those that say you can get a steak at the keg just as good for half the price.... nope. I love the Keg. It’s is really good. Ruth’s is world class. There is a difference.

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J
Calgary
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 1Food 3Service 1Ambience 1

We were seated in the bar area and our server was very distracted , not even looking at us while we were trying to order. Therefore some things got messed up. We had to flag him down on occasion in order to order more drinks. Made for a frustrating night, overall the food was good but a little over priced. Won’t be returning anytime soon.

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k
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 3Food 2Service 4Ambience 4

Service and ambiance were great but this type of butter loaded steak is not steak to me. Everything is engorged in fat. It overwhelms the taste of the meat.

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OT
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

This restaurant is always great and I thoroughly enjoyed our Valentines Day dining experience.

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SD
Calgary
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Always a fantastic time at Ruth's Chris. Divine food and impeccable service! We've been going here for Valentine's Day and anniversaries for 10 years. Never a fail.

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JA
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The best steak I have ever had 10 out of 10 would definitely come again

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BN
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 5

Best steak I've had since I was there last. The potatoes were average but the stuffed mushroom appetizers was best ever.

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MW
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Always great. They celebrate occasions incredibly well.

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N
Houston
8 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I usually try to avoid chain restaurants, but coming from Texas, I’m a bit spoiled when it comes to good steaks. It’s hard to find a restaurant in Canada (aside from the Nash) that makes a decent steak. I love my Canucks, but go to Texas and eat at a place like Pappas Steakhouse, B&B Butchers or The Taste of Texas abs you’ll understand. Ruth’s steaks are pretty consistent in the way it’s prepared, seasoned and excellent service.

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

It was wonderful from start to finish everything was great from service to food! Thank you sooo much

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K
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Food was absolutely amazing, service was wonderful. The waiter was very helpful and knowledgeable with the menu as I’ve never been before. Perfect atmosphere, great for a date night!

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JF
Calgary
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Best steak I have had in a very very long time. I will definitely be going back.

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OT
Calgary
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Not good value. Confusing menu

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OT
Calgary
1 review
Dined on February 7, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Early Valentine’s Day dinner

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CM
Calgary
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We went to Ruth's Chris to celebrate our daughter's 15th birthday and besides a great meal they went out of their way to make it special for her. Thank you so much.

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 3Ambience 3

We had to have dinner in the bar because we did not have a reservation, so the ambiance was not as good. The food was good but our waiter, the bartender, was really busy, so no special treatment, although after a while he warmed up to us.
One nice surprise, we were celebrating my friends birthday. I had made the reservation for Sunday and we ended up going on Saturday, so I cancelled our Sunday reservation at the front desk.
Someone realized that we were celebrating a birthday and my friends desert had a candle on it. We really appreciated that.

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B
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The best steak I have had in a long time and the service was awesome

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RD
Calgary
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We were not disappointed. Staff were helpful and friendly. Ruth Chris was a destination stop.

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M
Calgary
4 reviews
Dined on January 30, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I have always received excellent service here. And excellent food.

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Edmonton
1 review
Dined on January 28, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Celebrating the end of a successful round of medical residency interviews with our daughter, and the meal/service/experience couldn’t have been more fitting for the occasion. Absolutely delicious!

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AB
1 review
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 1Ambience 3

I have to say for my first time going there, I don’t think I will return on a Saturday evening. It was a party of two and we arrived at 6:25pm for our reservations at 6:30pm. Our entrees were taking too long to come out. Around 7:45pm that is when our waiter Adam recognized my fiancé’s body language that he was frausted and mentioned that our meal wasn’t going to take much more time to come out. Our entrees didn’t come out until after 8pm. We watched parties of 4 and/or more come after us, eat and leave before us. My fiancé wanted to leave but he didn’t want to ruin my birthday. I shouldn’t have to spend 4 hours at a restaurant to have dinner. I’d like to have dinner and enjoy the rest of my night in town. I wish I spoke to a manager at the time but I didn’t want to make a scene and I was just in a rush to leave.

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SC
Calgary
7 reviews
Dined on January 22, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I've taken my wife to Ruth's Chris for every anniversary, Valentine's Day, and Birthday since we met. Although the Ruth's staff see thousands of diners every year, they go above and beyond to make us feel unbelievably special, each and every time. From ensuring that we are seated at our regular table to all of the personal touches...top notch to match the menu and food quality!

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OT
1 review
Dined on January 22, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Wonderful steak - overall delicious meal ; friendly & efficient staff. It is expensive, so it’s wise to come prepared with the mindset of ‘paying top money for the best’

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OT
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 1Ambience 3

Value for this restaurant is tough to get around, service was poor, busboy spilled water on the table and didn't even acknowledge it. Food was good and drinks were tasty but slow to come. 3 managers(?)came around during the course of our entrees and asked the same thing "how are the first few bites". I appreciate the check in but just odd that all of them used the same lines and clearly hadnt communicated with each other. Tough to recommend this place anymore, used to be a classy place to bring clients.

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SS
1 review
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Was very pleased with quick service and a knowledgeable waiter

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KA
1 review
Dined on January 12, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a wonderful meal in a very relaxing atmosphere with excellent service

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OT
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined on January 11, 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 2Ambience 3

Mediocre service, food is good but over priced, many better steak places around Calgary

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SG
1 review
Dined on January 5, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Was an excellent atmosphere and amazing food. Is a meal we will remember!! The staff was extremely helpful and very attentive. You exceeded every expectations we had.

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OT
Calgary
13 reviews
Dined on January 4, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing steakhouse!!

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OT
1 review
Dined on January 2, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 5

Excelente lugar, bonita vista y muy buena comida y atención , vale la pena comer aquí

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OT
Calgary
3 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We were there for New Years Eve. Great service from Jeff, everything went perfect! He was very attentive, polite and professional. The meal and drinks were also excellent! Thanks for a great evening!

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DH
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

New Years Eve, reservations for 7:15 pm (party of 4) and we showed up a few minutes early. They seated us immediately without a problem and took our coats. Our server knew the menu, was super friendly and I felt like he was a new friend. The restaurant was pretty full and everyone was cared for, it was apparent. The seafood tower was amazing to start with drinks and steaks all around the table. Never once did we feel rushed and we were out in a timely fashion. I've been raving about Ruths Chris since this night.

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H
Calgary
21 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

While it was a busy NYE and the restaurant was asking guests to try to stick to a two hour dining window, we had an unhurried meal. We had a wonderful waiter and a nice table by the fireplace. Apart from being splattered on my hand with very hot juice from the plate which tipped while being put down, the evening was fabulous!

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D
Calgary
28 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great as always. We always enjoy going to Ruth Chris and are never disappointed.

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OT
Calgary
1 review
Dined on January 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The filet and peppercorn sauce was outstanding! Loved how it’s served on a hot plate to ensure your meal stays warm. Delicious creme brûlée too!

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M
Calgary
15 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2019
Overall 3Food 2Service 4Ambience 4

Ribeye steak was sinewy and mushrooms weren’t available.

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B
Calgary
17 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Went for an early New Years Eve dinner before a Flames game and it was absolutely amazing. From the time you walk in the door Ruth Chris goes above and beyond in every way. The greeter, server and of course the food is 2nd to none. Had a sizzling steak, lobster tail, lobster Mac and cheese, brussel sprouts, bread pudding and amazing Pinot Noir and it was all heavenly.

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OT
Calgary
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Eric our server went over and above to make sure our anniversary meal was memorable. The meal was one of the best I have ever eaten. Thanks for a great evening!

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O
Vancouver
8 reviews
Dined on December 30, 2018
Overall 2Food 5Service 2Ambience 3

Disappointing dinner, the food was good but the service was terrible, from the hostess to the waiter to paying the check. Even the manager walked past our table 3 times without checking in with us. Waiter spent much of the evening talking to friends at a nearby table while we poured our $100+ wine ourselves. The Manager, Brent Stone appeared indifferent when sharing our experience at the end of the evening.

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