Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Ruth's Chris Steak House

850 SW Broadway (Yamhill St.) Send to Phone
A classic steakhouse chain that delivers what it promises.


Dinner nightly

* Click here for rating key

Ruth's Chris Steak House, Portland, OR

Operations may be disrupted due to COVID-19. Be sure to contact the restaurant to find out its current status and offerings.

Ruth's Chris Steak House Restaurant Review

: If your idea of a fancy meal is a steak with all the trimmings, you've come to the right place. The Ruth’s Chris chain has honed steakhouse dinners down to a science. The restaurant serves beef from corn-fed cows (free-range doesn't provide the proper marbling), which is dry-aged for three weeks, and then seared quickly under 1,800-degree broilers to hold in juices and impart a caramelized crust. The tender meat is then topped with a pat of butter and served on a 500-degree hot plate. Dining at Ruth's Chris can be a pricey proposition since the menu is totally à la carte. However, portions are immense so a twosome may easily share the creamed spinach, baked potatoes, lobster mac 'n’ cheese and other accompaniments. Non-beef eaters will want to try the generous lobster roll, a rare treat in the Pacific Northwest. Desserts are traditional steakhouse classics: crème brûlée, cheesecake and banana cream pie. A lengthy wine list offers regional and California selections.

Belgian chocolates

Coffee and chocolate make a delicious combination. ENJOY 10% OFF YOUR ENTIRE ORDER with GAYOT's exclusive promo code.

Stay in a romantic mood with this Rosé Champagne.

Read GAYOT's review.