Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Indianapolis – Downtown

45 S Illinois St,
Indianapolis, IN 46204 (317) 633-1313

Breakfast Hours

Dinner Hours

Mon – Thu 3 – 10pm
Fri 3 – 11pm
Sat 4 – 11pm
Sun 4 – 9pm

Lunch Hours

Mon – Fri 11am – 3pm

Brunch Hours

Happy Hour

Mon – Sun 4 – 7pm

Father’s Day

Welcome to Ruth’s Chris Indianapolis – Downtown

Welcome to Ruth’s Chris Indianapolis – Downtown, where our dedicated team—led by Executive Chef Janet Young and General Manager Jon Faust—is committed to crafting for you an extraordinary dining experience unlike anything else in Indianapolis. Whether you’re celebrating a special milestone, entertaining clients, or simply enjoying a night out with friends and family, count on us to deliver to you the finest steaks, the best service, and a level of hospitality that has made Ruth’s Chris one of the most revered names in steak since Ruth Fertel opened our first restaurant in 1965.

Ruth's Chris Indianapolis Downtown main dining room

Ruth’s Chris delivers the ultimate, most hospitable steak house experiences in Indianapolis. Combine that with the most mouthwatering steaks, a phenomenal wine selection, and 58 years of cherished tradition, and you’re in for one of the most special meals of your life.

filet steak at Ruth's Chris Steak House

Nobody prepares steaks like we do. Our patented broiling method, along with a perfected seasoning techniques ensure ensures each cut of USDA Prime beef we serve arrives cooked to perfection.

A man and a woman at the Ruth's Chris Steak House bar

Let the good times roll at Indianapolis’s best bar! Enjoy an incredible selection of libations and cocktails in a casual, relaxed, upscale environment that features the best food (and service) in the region.

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This Is How It’s Done

Since 1965, we’ve honored the same recipe for success that was created by our founder, Ruth Fertel: perfect steaks, warm hospitality, and good times that never stop rolling. Here is why so many people say we consistently deliver one of the best dining experiences in the world.

steak with shrimp on top

Premium Steaks

Our steaks are cooked using a patented broiling method developed by our founder. They’re seasoned to perfection, and then served sizzling on 500-degree plates.

an employee serving food at Ruth's Chris Steak House

The Best Culinary Training

Our chefs, cooks, and kitchen staff are among the best in the world. They’re trained to deliver steaks exactly the way Ruth wanted.

The Most Rigorous Hospitality Training

Our experienced front-of-house team is trained to deliver memorable meals that consistently exceed expectations.

bar tender at Ruth's Chris Steak House

The Best Bar Experience

We’ve combined the finest spirits, service, and steaks with a relaxed, friendly environment to create the best bar experience.

Ruth’s Chris Indianapolis – Downtown Details

Executive Chef: Janet Young • General Manager: Jon Faust

45 S Illinois St,
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Dress Code

At Ruth’s Chris, we promote a family-friendly, fine dining atmosphere. We require our guests to not wear clothing with exposed undergarments, revealing tops that show excessive midriff or cleavage, offensive graphics, gym wear, bucket hats or baseball hats. We kindly ask all guests to remove their hats when entering the dining room. Please ensure your entire dining party is aware of our policy. Management reserves the right to interpret these policies at their own discretion. We thank you for your understanding and for your support.

If you have questions, please call us at (317) 633-1313.

Parking

Front door valet parking is available for $15. The Circle Centre garage directly below us is the best parking garage option and street meters are available as well.

What's Nearby

Our steak house is conveniently located within walking distance to Indian Repertory Theatre and White River State Park. Close to all major downtown hotels, the Lucas Oil Stadium, the Indiana Convention Center and, of course, the Circle Centre Mall. And a short drive from Indianapolis Zoo, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis Museum of Art and Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

Enhanced Safety & Precautions

Nothing is more important to us than the health and safety of our Guests and Team Members, and we are taking additional measures to ensure our restaurants remain a safe and comfortable place.

Three wine glasses at Ruth's Chris Steak House

Host your next event with Ruth’s for an unforgettable experience.

Ruth's Chris takeout bag

From our kitchen, to your table. Order your favorites for takeout or catering.

gift card on a table at Ruth's Chris Steak House

Give the gift of sizzling perfection with a Ruth’s Chris gift card.

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