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About Ruth's Chris Steak House - River Walk
Ruth's Chris Steak House, River Walk is located in the Grand Hyatt hotel.
Sizzling morning, noon and night, with a delicious breakfast offered from 7:00AM daily. Enjoy an a la carte breakfast menu as well as an expansive Breakfast Buffet.
Lunch is available daily with a full menu including a Prime Burger and sliced tenderloin sandwich.
Enjoy dinner in the upscale dining room or on the patio and enjoy a range of entrees from the finest USDA prime steaks to the freshest seafood and poultry, side dishes, unforgettable desserts and an award winning wine list.
Private dining rooms available for groups of 10-200.
San Antonio, TX 78205
Steakhouse, Steak, Seafood
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Sunday 7:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Monday – Friday 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Saturday + Sunday 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
7 nights a week from 4:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
PRIME BAR 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
HAPPY HOUR 3:00 - 6:30 pm EVERY DAY - Early Happy Hour only available at River Walk location
Enjoy 1/2 price appetizers and cocktails
$31 to $50
AMEX, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
Enjoy our annual River Parade Dinner packages for Ford Holiday Parade and Cavaliers River Parade.
Ruth's Chris event catering delivers the service, the expertise and of course, the flavor wherever you and your guests gather. Our signature steak experience arrives at your location with an on-site Private Event Manager and a dedicated team of executive chefs, certified bartenders and Ruth's Chris trained servers. From choosing your menu to overseeing the smallest details, Ruth's Chris event catering staff looks forward to helping create your perfect occasion.
Please see website for more information www.ruthschrisSA.com Go to Private Dining Page
Free Valet Parking offered for breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Available at E.Market Street
Private Party Facilities:
With rooms to accommodate anything from cocktail parties to sit-down dinners, our dedicated event team strives to serve up the best in quality and service for you and your guests. Private Dining available for breakfast, lunch and dinner events of 10 - 200 guests.
Private Party Contact:
Keri Bauer: (210) 227-8847
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
River Barge Dining Available. Take a tour on a river cruise barge and enjoy Ruth's Chris Cocktails and Appetizers. Enjoy a special River Barge menu package. Call Keri Bauer 210-227-8847 to reserve
Ruth's Chris Steak House - River Walk Ratings and Reviews
We have dined at all 3 Ruth Chris SA locations and the quality of the steak and sides were not up to par......fell far short of expectations. I guess since we went during restaurant week and ordered from the "PreFixe" menu......we received an inferior cut from the RC quality prime steak that we were expecting. As other reviewers have stated, go for HH, not the steak. Go to Bohannon's steakhouse and get what you pay for.
We came for our anniversary...our first time to Ruth's Chris Steakhouse. The location was great...directly across the street from our hotel, and right on the Riverwalk. We were greated with a smile upon entering and our waiter Bruce was excellent. He answered all our questions and went over the menu with us telling us how the salad was big enough to share, etc. They asked if we were celebrating a special occasion upon being seated and we said yes. After dinner, we were surprised with a beautiful apple streudel like dessert with ice cream and "congratulations" written in chocolate on the plate. It was delicious and very unexpected. Our food was wonderful...I had the lamb chops and my husband had the NY strip. His steak practically melted in his mouth and my lamb chops were very thick and tender. The sweet potato casserole was unbelievable...more like a dessert than a side dish. This was a great experience and we will definitely be back again!
Was celebrating our 2nd anniversary. Service was excellent but paid 160$ for better food that I've had elsewhere. I expected more -food wise from this place. My filet was about a 5/10. It was my side orders I was extremely disappointed in. I ordered lobster mac n cheese and asparagus. Both were horrible. Will not be going back.
Beautiful venue--we sat outdoors--the glass doors were opening making the air conditioning evident even on the patio. The service was little to be desired--long waits. Inconsistencies with what was on the menu and what was actually available. The steak was merely mediocre--not at all consistent with the quality of previous experiences at Ruth's Chris restaurants. We would not return to this location.
Way overpriced for both quality and selection (the wine pairing was magnificent, though). Although beautifully presented and cooked as asked, there was surprisingly little flavor (petite filet and shrimp). The roasted brussel sprouts were tough and chewy; extremely disappointing. The caesar salad was swimming in dressing. The service was great, but I felt rushed. For a $150 per person meal - which I expected and was prepared to pay - it was a disappointing meal.
First time we ate at the one off the river walk. It's more relaxed attire which helps if you have children tagging along. Liked that I can wear shorts with nice top and feel I fit right along with everyone else. The fillet mignon is awesome. It's the most tender of steaks. Best I've ever had and I'm usually more of a ribeye person. It's the only place I'll have the fillet mignon.
2nd time in a row that there was a problem with my order. The tenderloin sandwich didn't have the Bernaise sauce and when I brought it to their attention, they asked if I wanted it. I said yes, and they brought cold sauce. I ordered a salad to go for my sister with the balsamic dressing and didn't realize until she opened it that they put in a different dressing. I guess they rely on tourist to spend $$$$ and not worry about repeat business or quality of service/food.
The food was excellent! Our waiter Bruce was exceptional and suggested numerous wines for our occasion. I requested a riverside view and couldn't have asked for a better location.
A little overpriced, but the occasion was well worth it. I would return only in special occasions. I did need cash to tip the valet parkers, was told the bartenders would oblige, however they would not recognize me if only I was to sit down for a drink. The only negative about this restaurant!
We were celebrating my grandson's graduation. It was the worsted dining experience I have ever had in a Ruth Chris. It was so noisy that I felt like we where eating in a gymnasium. We had to literally scream across the table to make conversation. I told the waiter three time about the noise. He just apologized. When I ask for the manager on my way out he said if I would have ask for he would have moved us to a private room. Why didn't the waiter tell him? It was a very uncomfortable celebration.
The food was amazing, as always. The steak was perfectly cooked, the wine selection was great, and the apps and sides were very good.
The hostess wasn't great... Unwelcoming, and no sense of urgency as we waited for awhile at an empty host stand for awhile even though they weren't busy. Once at the table, the service was excellent... Waiter, Server, Busboy. All great!
The ambiance was a bit strange for a Ruth's Chris... I'm used to a relative level of elegance. But, folks were there is shorts, flip-flops, hats, t-shirts, etc. but, I suppose that is par for the course since it is in a Downtown Hotel on Memorial weekend.
Love Ruth's Chris, but for a special occasion in the future, I'll stick to the locations at Alamo Heights or La Cantera for a more appropriate ambiance.
What a great location on the river walk in San Antonio. Only 2 entrees to choose from$45-$60, it came with a tiny dessert that not even worth mentioning. Everything else sold as a la carte. Steaks range from $45-$60 each. Then sides are an additional$10. We ordered filet and rib eye steak that were cooked incorrectly. You would think at a steak house that sells $60 steaks would not have to send them back due to being under cooked. I was actually disappointed. We have ate many times at Logan's roadhouse, and when steaks are incorrectly cooked a manager comes to check with customers. Not at Ruth's, the manager on duty was more interested in hanging out with the lady's at the check in than managing. The manager did not even addrress us on the way out. I think he's to comfortable and needs a new job. We will not return.
Manager took such good care of us! Was dining with celebrities and they gave us special place in back. Waiter was amazing! Wine was amazing! Bread is amazing! The huge steak (think it was called cowboy) was amazing! Can't wait to go back! It's pricey as usual but well worth it. Bravo to the manager and his staff for a wonderful experience!
Our time spent at Ruth's Chris Steak House was very memorable, thanks to the staff and the great atmosphere. I took my wife here for our one year anniversary, and the staff made us feel like we were the only people there (very attentive). They sprinkled rose petals on our table as we were sat which was a nice touch. My wife ordered the Surf and Turf which looked beautiful. My Filet was cooked to a beautiful Medium Rare and the whole plate was literally sizzling. The patio atmosphere was perfect, even though it had been raining on and off throughout the day (we were under a massive umbrella just incase it rained again). I will say that because Ruth's Chris is connected to the Grand Hyatt, the other clientele did not really seem to be dressed appropriately for fine dining (flip flops, blue jean shorts, etc.). That kind of took away from the atmosphere for dinner.
This Ruth's Chris can certainly deliver the steak. The quality in the meat products was amply on display. Having said that - the other positive is the friendly and young staff who are all pleasant and engaging - which is a feature all over San Antonio. The sophistication of this branch, however, clearly lags behind bigger cities - and for that reason I feel the value is less. Prices were way above normal for the region and the finer points of a dining experience were just not there. For example; we dined in five other well known restaurants in San Antonio were not served anything in the way of quality baked bread - Ruth's' Chris was no exception. In a way, I'm grateful that this restaurant was serving our hotel because I feel we had dining options for lunch, and for breakfast, that did not seem available elsewhere.
This Ruth's Chris location has a beautiful view of the River Walk in San Antonio. They have great options for indoor or outdoor dining, depending on the weather. Front desk staff was very friendly. When you go to a steak house like this, you know you are going to pay a premium price for your meal, so the level of service often 'makes' the meal. Michael, the server, was a real "pro" He knew when to show up, but did not rush anyone. He knew the menu, and kept the evening going at a relaxed pace. Kollin, who assisted at the table, was understated yet very effective. A very good selection of wines by the glass. I did not have room for dessert!
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