Ruth’s Chris Steak House now open in Smith Haven Mall


Ruth’s Chris Steak House, a Florida-based franchise with origins in New Orleans, is officially the newest addition to the Smith Haven Mall.

The franchise’s 151st location officially launched in Lake Grove today at 472 Smith Haven Mall, in the old Bonefish location Grill, between Barnes & Noble and P.F. Chang’s.

“We are thrilled to be joining the Smith Haven Mall community and to be serving those who live in and visit the surrounding area,” said Patrick Costello, general manager for Ruth’s Chris in Lake Grove, in an official press release. “Dining at Ruth’s Chris is an experience like no other, and we look forward to welcoming guests for everything from intimate dinners to family occasions and celebrations of all of life’s moments – big or small.”

According to the official press release, the 6,917-square-foot establishment features two main dining rooms, a bar with plenty of seating and high-top tables, as well as two private dining rooms that can accommodate any special occasion.

Mall-goers and steak lovers in the area can now dine on filets, ribeyes, and New York strips, as well as chicken, fish, and vegetarian options.

The website’s cocktail menu includes drinks “steeped in New Orleans heritage” alongside classic and modern cocktails.

Here are the restaurant’s hours:

  • Dinner
    • Monday-Thursday, 4-9 p.m.
    • Friday-Saturday, 4-10 p.m.
    • Sunday, 4-9 p.m.
  • Happy Hour
    • Monday-Friday, 4-6 p.m.
    • Sunday, 4-6 p.m.

Special upcoming holiday hours are listed here.

Check out our previous report below for the full story on Ruth’s Chris Steak House, now open in Lake Grove.

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Top: Exterior of Ruth Chris Steak House. Photo courtesy of Smith Haven Mall Facebook page.