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Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
+1 704-601-4141
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“flank steak” (25 reviews)
“top sirloin” (19 reviews)
“fried bananas” (12 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, Gluten Free Options
139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the privilege of dinning in this upscale restaurant in downtown Charlotte, North Carolina and definitely was impressed. It was a different dinning experience with a constant flow of assorted meat and fish from the servers who made their rounds to make sure that...More

Thank Cletus E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The steak house was a nice clean environment however, not my favorite steakhouse. The food was fresh but not enough seasonings for my taste buds. If you don't like a lot of seasonings on your steak then you will love this place.

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food here is just as amazing as the staff! We had a wonderful meal with family and the salad bar to start is just out of this world. We tried as many meats as we could, but it is easy to fill up fast. Lamb,...More

Thank Anthony A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ive always said that good service is the quickest way to overcome any other obstacles. There were no 'other obstacles though. The service was absolutely amazing, our servers were Kenneth (Kenny) and Trey and they were nothing short of top-notch. Too often servers tend to...More

Thank Shannon D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Low quality, very limited variety, even the wine pours were small. Gauchos were scarce. Spend the same amount and enjoy one of the real steakhouses nearby.

Thank Marriottrewardsguy
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

All of the meats were delicious. Very good place to eat. The lamb was my favorite. The salad and soup bar has a great selection.

Thank attaboy73
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice restaurant. but you better be hungry because they give you plenty to eat .Overall excellent place to eat nice decor.

Thank Serese B
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I've had the pleasure of visiting Chima a few times. It's a Restaurant Week favorite, and my brother also likes to visit when he comes down to visit from up north. So, I make plenty of excuses to be a part of the experience. I...More

1  Thank IWannaGoBacktoVegas
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

As far as Brazilian steak houses go, this one was a good meal. The salad bar had a delicious seafood salad as well as a few other very tasty salads. The meats were plentiful and the churascas aimed to get us the cuts and temperature...More

3  Thank Donna M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

My husband and I were in Charlotte over Christmas last year. We decided to try Chima Brazilian Steakhouse. Great choice. The staff was very friendly and attentive. The food was delicious and our total experience was wonderful. We arrived early and had cocktails in the...More

2  Thank Barbara W
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29 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
2 March 2017|
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Response from Chimasteakhouse | Property representative |
Hi! Our lamb chops is part of our rodizio meat service that includes 16 different meats, a gourmet salad bar with over 30 items and 5 hot sides that come to your table. $54.90 per person At the BAR area, you can have a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$54
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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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