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Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse

Certificate of Excellence
Central Business District
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700 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2015 (7th)
+1 513-784-1200
17:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the appetizers to desert this was a great dining experience. Rib eye, Medium with a skillet of potatoes and two drinks will be worth the $100.

Thank Roy A
The Hague, The Netherlands
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150 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A very popular and difficult to book venue, which probably led to this being a very expensive restaurant indeed. $42 for a small steak, however good could be seen as a bit of a liberty.... Perhaps I am not understanding the supply and demand situation in restaurants in Cincinnati!

Thank Hans d
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not an inexpensive night out, but well worth it! 5 star restaurant with amazing food, and you're treated like a king/queen.

Thank BrendaHa
Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Absolutely fantastic! A great place to celebrate special occasions! Best steak ever and great desserts. You will not be disappointed!

Thank S M
Cincinnati, Ohio
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64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Hadn't been in a number of years before my recent visit. Everything was top notch from top to bottom. Still, I couldn't help but feel that just a small bit of the luster may be gone. The price point seems to have crept upwards, while the quality and service has perhaps diminished ever so slightly. That said, a visit here... More 

Thank MWeisensel
Cincinnati, United States
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There are several good steak houses in downtown Cincinnati, however none compares to Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse. The service is impeccable, the bourbon list unmatched in the city and the steak (why go for anything else) is phenomenal.

Thank Jeffrey H
Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family loves steak and quite honestly, we have never been disappointed with the quality of a Jeff Ruby Steak, no matter which location we try. Literally everything is always perfect: service, menu offerings, food, personnel, dining room. We have tried Ruth's Chris and frankly, the steak is much better at Jeff Ruby's. I heartily endorse this restaurant.

Thank Gloriason
Toronto, Canada
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125 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My company had a managers conference and we had our dinner planned at jack Ruby's the room we had upstairs was great and I really enjoyed the wine but was less impressed with the food. My steak came well done and I ordered medium rare. I sent it back and felt like I did something wrong. The next steak was... More 

Thank Edward C
Gilroy, California
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent and exceptional service. Diverse menu, nice wine list. Food from appetizers to dessert were wonderful in taste and presentation!

Thank sondrasmith
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75 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for a lunch before Christmas. This place has impeccable food and service. I had the shrimp (prawns) cocktail as an appetizer. Enormous, delicious and the best cocktail sauce. Followed this with a filet mignon and grilled asparagus. Absolutely the best filet I have ever had, and I have had many! Do yourself a favor. Treat yourself to this... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2015
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-784-1200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?