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Chima Steakhouse

139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
+1 704-601-4141
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“flank steak” (26 reviews)
“top sirloin” (19 reviews)
“leg of lamb” (10 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you want a meat coma this is your place. Tony throws a great networking after hours party. A must go to.

Thank rwshul
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here on recommendation while on a business trip. This steakhouse has a pretty cool way about things. They have an open salad bar with many offerings and then the waiters bring the meat around and you take what you like, how you like it....More

Thank Kirkby84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister-in-law, who is a cancer survivor, invited us to her birthday dinner at Chima. I went and was impressed by the appearance of the restaurant and the greeting I received. From the front door to the Kitchen the staff was top notch! We had...More

Thank Ajaye F
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Me and my parents ate here for my dad's birthday last night, but we should've gone down the street to Ruth's Chris or The Capital Grille to get much better food at a cheaper price. I have no idea how this place is rated a...More

Thank Megan B
Chima S, Manager at Chima Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hello Megan , Thanks for sharing your experience at our location in Charlotte. I apologize you didn't have a one of kind experience during your visit. I will address with the general manager the issues you've pointed out. Could you please let me know if...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I had been wanting to try this place for some time so I figured it to be a nice place for my birthday and hate to say but we were all sadly disappointed! You have to wait a while for the filet to come around...More

Thank mrkputter1
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Great food great salad bar.. great staff. Fresh delicious food. If you love meat then this place is for you. If you can eat a lot then you're getting your money's worth.

1  Thank Paul R
Chima S, Guest Relations Manager at Chima Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thanks for review Paul! We appreciate your feedback and we are looking forward to seeing back again! :)

Reviewed 7 March 2018

The food was delicious! Great vibe, the service was excellent and a must for couples looking for Brazilian food in Charlotte.

Thank Jesus Giovanni G
Chima S, Guest Relations Manager at Chima Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thanks for your review and recommendation Jesus!

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Six of us visited for a business dinner and where seated immediately had excellent service and the best meats and sides I have had at the type of restaurant. We all left very happy and enjoyed our evening.

Thank Joseph H
Chima S, Guest Relations Manager at Chima Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

It's great to hear that you and your group had a great experience dining at our restaurant! Thanks for your review!

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

My eleven year- old grandson, with whom we were visiting last weekend, convinced us to eat here last weekend. He said, “ Nana, it has the most amazing meats!” Wow, was he correct! It is an awesome experience, and the meats and veggies, fruits are...More

Thank marsha d
Chima S, Manager at Chima Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Hello Marsha! It's great to hear that you and your family had a great experience at our restaurant in Charlotte!! How amazing is that we were recommended by your grandson!?! What a smart kid!! We are looking forward to see you and your family back...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018

I was in town for ABA Marketplace 2018 and decided to eat with a large group of us at this restaurant. The place was great! My first time coming to one of these restaurants and I was not disappointed. Food was fantastic, service was great....and...More

Thank Amanda C
Chima S, Manager at Chima Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thank you much for coming Amanda! We are happy to hear that you and your group had a one-of-a-kind experience dinning with us! Looking forward to seeing you guys again!! :)

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26 February 2018|
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Response from CallsignYoda | Reviewed this property |
I would not know, I never have asked for any discounts anywhere. and I am not with CMPD.
30 July 2017|
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Response from Chimasteakhouse | Property representative |
Hi there! Our dress code is business casual! Guests should just avoid the sport hats, sportive close, flip flops or anything way too casual. I hope this answer your question!
Christopher H
20 June 2017|
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Response from Chimasteakhouse | Property representative |
Hi dear guest, there is a discount on Veteran's day at Chima. For teachers, if they are from the Mecklenburg county, they receive $10 off per person on the adult rodizio dinner from Sunday-Thursday. They just have to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 54
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
  • Public Transportation: On the Light Rail, get off on 3rd and Convention Center, then Chima is 2 blocks away.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-601-4141
Located in beautiful Center City Charlotte on 4th and Tryon, just a few blocks from Belk Theater, Over street Mall and the Bobcats Arena.Chima offers authentic Brazilian cuisine and chic dining experience. Enjoy appetizers and cocktails and the best view of Uptown Charlotte in our elegant upstairs lounge. Private rooms available for up to 150 guests
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