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Fine-Dining winner: Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Heathrow, Fla.; 118 units
Value: The chain’s Sizzle, Swizzle & Swirl Happy Hour program offers premium items at casual-dining prices.
Cleanliness: Training programs impart a corporate culture that encourages attention to detail.
Menu Variety: Apart from the steak and traditional steakhouse sides, Ruth’s also offers seasonal seafood, vegetarian options, and creative sides and appetizers.
Reputation: Years of consistency and maintenance of its heritage keep Ruth’s in good stead with customers looking for a special-occasion restaurant.
Craveability: With a focus on sizzling steaks topped with butter, the chain doesn’t have a problem getting mouths to water.
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