Knoxville (WVLT) - It's official, Ruth's Chris steak house is coming to Knoxville.
The restaurant will be located at the former site of the Riverside Tavern on the Tennessee River.
This is third location in the state for the restaurant, they're also located in Nashville and Memphis.
Known for their US prime steaks, fresh seafood and classic desserts, Ruth's Chris hopes to open in time for UT football season.
Riverside Tavern closed its doors on July 14th.