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Charcoal Steak House

2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
+1 519-893-6570
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (177 reviews)
“prime rib” (40 reviews)
“escargot” (15 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 642 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a relaxing place to dine. Very good service. Pricey without being pretentious. Attended a pharmaceutical dinner there and have also gone as date night.

Thank deedee205
Reviewed 1 week ago

I worked in the food service industry for years so let me just say that my standards are fairly high. I have eaten at all of the restaurants within the Charcoal Group (Wildcraft, Del's, Steakhouse, Bauer Kitchen etc) and am rarely disappointed. Last Saturday we...More

Thank Lillian L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this spot! Visited here for lunch with colleagues, and was extremely impressed. The young lady who served us was outstanding - excellent knowledge of the menu, with an amazingly warm and friendly personality, and great knowledge of the menu. I had the...More

Thank B-Ren0735
Alexie J, other at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello B-Ren0735, thank you for your amazing review. We're so glad you had such a wonderful experience. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Steaks are excellent. Appetizers were fantastic. Get the beef Wellington appetizer and the carpaccio. The best Caesar drink ever !!!

Thank Susan L
Alexie J, other at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Susan, for your review! We're glad you enjoyed your experience with us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a great meal and good experience you can’t go wrong with this restaurant. Good spot for lunch/dinner meetings or large groups. Everyone enjoyed their food.

Thank 1971_RH
Alexie J, other at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, 1971_RH, for your review. We're glad to see that everyone enjoyed their food!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Steaks are excellent, very good wine selection. Appetizers to match all the rest. All finalized with some excellent choices for dessert.

Thank Nicolae Madalin H
Alexie J, other at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Nicolae for your review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A solid go to for a great meal. The Caesar salad is excellent, steaks and prime rib is always cooked to order. Service is great.

Thank NormLWat
Alexie J, other at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you NormLWat, for your wonderful review and kind words. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My hubby and I took my Mom to the Charcoal to celebrate her 88th birthday. I booked reservations through Open Table and added a comment that we were celebrating my Mom's 88 double snowman birthday. I wasn't sure my message would go through to the...More

Thank Post11
Alexie J, other at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Post11, thank you so much for celebrating your mom's 88th snowman birthday with us! I personally have never heard of that before but I think it's amazing and would love to add that to my family traditions. I apologize that the peppercorn sauce and...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Server Lu was great, making sure my meal was awesome and my experience amazing. Steak was perfect, mushrooms exquisite and asparagus just right. Tito's vodka martini to die for, and excellent hollandaise.

Thank Laurel F
Alexie J, Director of Marketing at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Laurel, Thank you for your review. We will pass the wonderful message to Lu. Looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 8 January 2018

The moment I walked in, I knew this was going to be a great dining experience. The rich dark brown decor, and lighting presented a wonderful welcoming atmosphere. The dining areas are very comfortable and classy. The lighting was dimmed but not too dark, perfect...More

Thank Jan W
Alexie J, Director of Marketing at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hello Jan W, we appreciate your kind words and review! We look forward to celebrating your next special occasion.

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Betty W
24 October 2016|
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Response from Dave A | Property representative |
There is no official dress code.
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TheAikens
10 June 2016|
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Response from 439cherylm | Reviewed this property |
We were there on Wednesday for the Wine Makers Dinner. Great Wine. Enjoy your dinner tonight.
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waynekramer
10 May 2016|
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Response from Kevin B | Property representative |
Hi Wayne. We do an a la carte brunch so the prices vary based on what you are looking to eat. Our full menu is available online under Martini's restaurant. Unfortunately trip advisor will not allow us to put a direct link... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 41
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 10:00 am
Monday
4:30 pm - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
    (Fairway Road North)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-893-6570
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