Reader Survey 2012: Best Restaurant for a Steak

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Not many surprises in the Best Steak group this year. The percentage points by which the top two won are double the 2011 score. Even El Gaucho which is quite expensive ┬áis up by 4%. OX, the new restaurant on NE MLK has taken a huge share for only being in business a few months. Sometimes that can happen because a place … [Read more...]

Reader Survey 2012: Best Happy Hour

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For many people, happy hour comes down to what you get for your money, and not necessarily if the food is incredibly good. Let's face it, if you've had 2-3 drinks, the food won't be your primary focus. There were a lot of votes in this category, but so many places were nominated, only the first two had a large … [Read more...]

Review: Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse

1.3.14 - Note: Since this review was completed, the restaurant moved to a new space on SW Broadway. It is decidedly more upscale, with a darker, clubby feel. The bar area is quite nice, and the happy hour food is surprisingly good - and only $7 for many food items and drinks. I had a steak sandwich there yesterday, and … [Read more...]