Washington, DC 20036 • (202) 918-5583
Fri – Sat 4 – 9:30pm
Sun 4 – 9pm
Sun 4 – 6pm
Welcome to Ruth’s Chris Washington DC
Welcome to Ruth’s Chris Washington DC, where our dedicated team—led by Executive Chef Yolanda Ruiz and General Manager Karen Latney—is committed to crafting for you an extraordinary dining experience unlike anything else in Washington. 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 delivers the ultimate, most hospitable steakhouse experiences in Washington. Combine that with the most mouthwatering steaks, a phenomenal wine selection, and 57 years of cherished tradition, and you’re in for one of the most special meals of your life.
Let the good times roll at Washington’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.
Current Promotions & Events
Hard work deserves to be celebrated and Ruth’s is the perfect place to do it. For a limited time, your Graduate will receive a complimentary prix fixe meal with the purchase of three additional adult entrées.
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 fine-dining steakhouse experiences in the world.
The Finest Steaks in the World
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.
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.
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 Washington DC Details
21st and L St NW,
Washington, DC 20036
At Ruth’s Chris we promote a comfortable, family-friendly, and welcoming atmosphere for everyone. We ask Guests to support this atmosphere by not wearing: clothing with offensive graphics or language; exposed undergarments, cut-off shorts and tank tops. We kindly ask all Guests to remove hats when entering. Hats and team support jerseys are welcome in our bar and patio areas.
If you have questions, please call us at (202) 918-5583.
We offer $10 valet parking but, if you prefer to park on your own we have ample self-parking around the building.
Our steak house is conveniently located within walking distance from the White House and the Washington Monument. We are nearby John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and National Geographic Museum. We are just a short drive from the Smithsonian, United States Capitol and Library of Congress.
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.