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Ruffino's Debuts Dry-Aged Steaks from New Himalayan Salt Room

Ruffino’s Debuts Dry-Aged Steaks from New Himalayan Salt Room

New ‘Ruffino’s Prime’ menu features ribeyes, bone-in ribeyes, NY strips dry-aged 30 – 50 days One of Executive Chef Peter Sclafani’s mottos for Ruffino’s Restaurant is to “Make It Better Every Day.” On Friday, April 1, steak lovers will savor the fruits of this commitment as Ruffino’s introduces its new […]

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Ruffino's Offers 50% Gift Card Bonus for Black Friday, Cyber Monday Shoppers

Ruffino’s Offers 50% Gift Card Bonus for Black Friday, Cyber Monday Shoppers

No maximum limit set on best gift card offer in restaurant’s history For the 17th consecutive year, Ruffino’s Restaurant is offering big savings to its valued guests who purchase gift cards on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. But this year, the offer is better than ever. On Friday, Nov. 27, […]

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Ruffino's Serves Up Crab Jamboree

Ruffino’s Serves Up Crab Jamboree

Crab Tater Tots, Crab Crusted Shrimp among unique items available in 3 for $30 celebration of the tender crustacean Ruffino’s Restaurant is at it again. On the heels of its overwhelmingly popular LobsterFest, Baton Rouge’s favorite fine dining establishment is introducing another limited-time special for shellfish lovers. Ruffino’s recently rolled […]

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Ruffino's on the River to Host Ragin' Cajun Kickoff Wine Dinner Sept. 1

Ruffino’s on the River to Host Ragin’ Cajun Kickoff Wine Dinner Sept. 1

Football-themed menu will satisfy UL fans with an appetite for gridiron glory “Demon” Mussel Shooters. Braised “Bulldog” Beef Cheeks. Seafood Gumbo “Zippy” Pouches. These are just three of the original recipes UL fans will enjoy during the annual Ragin’ Cajun Kickoff Wine Dinner hosted by Ruffino’s On the River on […]

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Ruffino's to Host Annual LSU Kickoff Wine Dinner Sept. 2

Ruffino’s to Host Annual LSU Kickoff Wine Dinner Sept. 2

SEC-themed menu built for Tigers fans with an appetite for another National Championship Florida Gator Bites. Tender Loin of Razorback. Crabmeat Spring Roll Tide. These are just three of the original recipes Tigers fans will enjoy during the annual LSU Kickoff Wine Dinner hosted by Ruffino’s Restaurant on Wednesday, Sept. […]

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Ruffino's Cracks Open LobsterFest for August

Ruffino’s Cracks Open LobsterFest for August

Lobster mushroom lollipops and ‘knuckle sandwich’ made from live Maine lobster among unique items available in 3 for $30 celebration of the succulent crustacean Ruffino’s Restaurant isn’t a subscriber to the notion that there can ever be “too much of a good thing.” And that’s a very good thing, because […]

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Ruffino's Chef to Showcase Innovative 'Louisiana Creole Meets Italian' Cuisine at James Beard House

Ruffino’s Chef to Showcase Innovative ‘Louisiana Creole Meets Italian’ Cuisine at James Beard House

Chef Peter Sclafani to present trademark cooking style on America’s most prestigious culinary stage Sept. 13 After his critically acclaimed debut last year, Louisiana-born Chef Peter Sclafani is gearing up for his New York City encore, where he will unveil a new cache of culinary masterpieces based on his signature […]

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Ruffino's on the River to Host Ragin' Cajun Kick Off Wine Dinner August 25

Ruffino’s on the River to Host Ragin’ Cajun Kick Off Wine Dinner August 25

Football-themed menu will satisfy UL fans hungry for another exciting season Red Wolves Ribs. Warhawk Gumbo. Drunken Trojan Bars. These are just three of the original recipes UL fans will choose from during the annual Ragin’ Cajun Kick Off Wine Dinner hosted by Ruffino’s On the River on Monday, August […]

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Ruffino's to Host LSU Kick Off Wine Dinner August 26

Ruffino’s to Host LSU Kick Off Wine Dinner August 26

SEC-themed menu will satisfy Tigers fans hungry for another National Championship Bulldog Cheek Ravioli. “Big Al” Elephant Tusks. Hotty Toddy Bread Pudding. These are just three of the original recipes Tigers fans will choose from during the annual LSU Kick Off Wine Dinner hosted by Ruffino’s Restaurant on Tuesday, August […]

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Ruffino's Celebrates Summer's End With New Lobster Festival Menu

Ruffino’s Celebrates Summer’s End With New Lobster Festival Menu

Lobster Pot Pie, spring rolls and “filet mignon” among savory creations for August As another fiery southern summer nears its close, Ruffino’s Restaurant and Ruffino’s on the River are hosting a farewell fling – with succulent lobster as the guest of honor. The award-winning restaurant is rolling out a special […]

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Ruffino’s Owners Named Restaurateurs of the Year

Rodrigue, Sclafani honored by Louisiana Restaurant Association The Louisiana Restaurant Association announced yesterday that Ruffino’s co-owners Peter Sclafani and Ruffin Rodrigue have been named its 2014 Restaurateurs of the Year. The award will be officially presented on August 2 at the LRA’s annual Five Star Futures Gala. Recognized for their […]

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Celebrate Seafood this Lenten Season at Ruffino’s

Weekly seafood specials highlight offerings at Baton Rouge, Lafayette restaurants Seafood lovers have another great reason to visit Ruffino’s this Lenten season. Executive Chef Peter Sclafani is digging into his vast culinary repertoire to create a series of seafood delights that will be served up over the next five weeks […]

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Ruffino’s to Host Mardi Gras Masquerade Wine Dinners

Chef Peter Sclafani to serve up special menu after returning from Mystick Krewe Ball in Washington DC Mardi Gras will be here before you know it, and Ruffino’s wants to make sure its guests are properly prepared. For the first time ever, both Ruffino’s on the River in Lafayette and the […]

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Renowned Chef Peter Sclafani Releases Debut Cookbook in Time for the Holidays

Signings of “Seasons of Louisiana” scheduled Dec. 20-22 in Baton Rouge It’s the cookbook that fans of Chef Peter Sclafani’s signature Italian-Creole cuisine have been asking for since shortly after Ruffino’s Restaurant opened in Baton Rouge in 1998.  It’s the perfect gift for aspiring chefs and anyone that loves great […]

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