Best Steak House in Bethesda, MD | Ruth's Chris

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Open for Business Dine-in, takeout & delivery available.

Dinner

Mon - Thu 4:30 - 9 pm Fri - Sat 4 - 10 pm Sun 4 - 9 pm

Happy Hour

Mon - Fri 4 - 6 pm Sun 4 - 6 pm

Christmas Eve

Thu 2 - 9 pm

Christmas Day

Fri 11 am - 8 pm

New Year's Eve

Thu 3 - 10 pm
Complimentary valet service and paid self-parking available. View Details, Including Dress Code

Welcome to Our Table

Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Bethesda is located on the ground floor of the Air Rights Building at the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Elm Street in downtown Bethesda. Soaring ceilings and dark wood complement the inside of the steak house dining room, offering a warm, comfortable atmosphere. Our restaurant features two banquet rooms that seat 20 to 60 guests. Take the metro downtown and spend the day touring local museums, attending a sporting event or a play and finish the evening with our succulent Bone-in Filet and a bottle from our great selection of wines.


Let’s Plan Your Next Event

Whether you need to book a private dining room, cater a business meeting or special event, we have the expertise to craft your perfect private event and the flawless service to make it a success.

  • Catering
  • Private Dining
  • Satellite Conferencing
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delivery partners

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Postmates

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Christmas Celebrations

Make the most of every moment when you allow us to host, around our table or yours.

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We're taking extra measures to ensure our restaurant remains a safe and comfortable place for you to dine.

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Gift Card Bonus

Give the gift of a sizzling night out and receive a 10% bonus card on purchases of $250 or more.

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Holidays at Home

Impress your guests with special prix fixe bundles or Ruth's signature salads and sides to go, available all season long.

holiday features menu

Discover special holiday offerings like our Celebration Surf & Turf and limited-time wines available by the glass and bottle.

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Svitlana Ward
General Manager
Kris Smith
Executive Chef
Samantha Phillips
Sous Chef
Svitlana Ward
Manager
Gray Hurd
Manager

For Private Events availability and information, submit a request at the link below.

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Location Details

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Parking 

We offer complimentary valet service after 5 pm at 4600 Elm Street, Bethesda, MD 20814. There are also several paid parking locations within a short walk of our restaurant.

Dress Code 

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, midriff-baring outfits, exposed undergarments, cut-off shorts and tank tops. Hats are not allowed in the dining room and we kindly ask all guests to remove their hats when entering. Hats and team support jerseys are welcome in our bar areas.

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. View these enhancements here.

What’s Nearby

  • Located near Bethesda Metro Center, the heart of Bethesda’s business and shopping districts
  • Access to Johns Hopkins University, University of Maryland, National Institutes of Health and Washington DC
  • Near The Phillips collections, the Smithsonian National Zoological Park and the Textile Museum
  • Conveniently located just 20 minutes from the National Geographic Society

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