Ruth's Chris Steak House Opens New Restaurant In Downtown Cincinnati

Friday, October 19, 2012

Ruth's Chris Steak House has opened its 135th location in downtown Cincinnati at The Banks in the heart of the riverfront district. The Banks development connects the Central Business District to nightlife entertainment including sports stadiums, restaurants, shopping and an active waterfront community.

"We are thrilled to have Ruth's Chris Steak House join our family at The Banks," stated Scott Stringer, Executive Vice President at Carter, "The Banks development is a central element to downtown Cincinnati's riverfront revitalization and our new partner, Ruth's Chris, is a strong enhancement to the current offerings." The Cincinnati location boasts the restaurant's signature sizzling steaks in a new metropolitan setting. Menu items include USDA Prime steaks, appetizers, and delectable desserts, all complemented by an award-winning wine list and handcrafted cocktails. The interior of the property has a rich, modern appeal showcasing locally inspired art and photography.

On October 12 and 13, the restaurant hosted invited guests for two evenings of charity fundraisers before opening to the general public. At these preview events, selections from the Ruth's Chris Steak House award-winning wine cellar were available for purchase with all proceeds benefitting Freestore Foodbank - a non-profit that distributes over 12 million pounds of food annually throughout the Cincinnati area.

"We are excited to celebrate our new opening, marking 135 restaurants worldwide," stated Michael P. O'Donnell, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc. "Our family at Ruth's Chris Steak House looks forward to many great years of serving heartfelt hospitality and sizzling steaks to the wonderful and thriving Cincinnati community." Hours of operation: Monday - Thursday [5:00pm - 10:00pm] Friday - Saturday [5:00pm - 11:00pm] Sunday [4:00pm- 10:00pm] Bar opens at [4:00pm daily] Valet parking is available General Manager: Shawn Gardner Address: The Banks 100 E. Freedom Way Cincinnati, OH 45202 About Ruth's Chris Steak House Ruth's Chris Steak House is the largest upscale steak house company in the world, with over 130 restaurant locations around the globe. Founded in New Orleans, Louisiana USA by Ruth Fertel in 1965, Ruth's Chris specializes in USDA Prime grade steaks served in Ruth's Chris signature fashion - "sizzling." For more information, please visit, About Ruth's Hospitality Group Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: RUTH) is a leading restaurant company focused on the upscale dining segment. The Company owns the Ruth's Chris Steak House, Mitchell's Fish Market, Mitchell's Steakhouse and Cameron's Steak house concepts. With more than 150 company- and franchisee-owned locations worldwide, Ruth's Hospitality Group was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Winter Park, Florida.

Ruth's Chris Steak House News and Press Releases

This article has been read 1165 times.

Would you like to own a Ruth's Chris Steak House Franchise?

For more information about becoming a Ruth's Chris Steak House Franchise owner, including a franchise overview, start-up costs, fees, training and more, please visit our Ruth's Chris Steak House Franchise Information page.

Or complete our free franchise advise form for a consultation about Ruth's Chris Steak House Franchise or any other franchise listed on The Franchise Mall.

Ruth's Chris Steak House Logo

Ruth's Chris Steak House
1030 W. Canton Ave., Suite 100
Winter Park, FL

Phone: (407) 829-3464
Fax: (407) 833-9625

Ruth's Chris Steak House Franchise Information

Share This Page!


First Name:
Last Name:
State: (US inquiries only please)
Capital to Invest

(Min $50k Investment)
Investment Timeframe:

Can I use my 401K or IRA
to buy a business?

Submit your request for a
FREE Franchise Consultation.