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Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
+1 704-601-4141
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“flank steak” (25 reviews)
“top sirloin” (20 reviews)
“fried bananas” (10 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went with my wife and boys. Everyone enjoyed the wide selection -- my wife raved about the salad bar and fish. My oldest and I tried everyone of the meats and agreed the flank steak was the best. If you really just want a great...More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is by far the best restaurant in town. I live in Charlotte and have been to many restaurants and this is definitely the best. When is about steaks, Chimas is the place to be. Steaks are cooked to perfection, sides are tasty and fresh,...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At a trade show in late October 17, ate at Chima one night. Made reservations, walked from the hotel. Lobby is really nice, the fire on the waiting area was a welcome warm up from the cold outside. We were seated quickly and went to...More

Thank depthvader
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The steaks are amazing specially the Top Sirloin CAB, The only steakhouse serving Certified Angus Beef. Besides the steaks I was really impressed by the home made desserts, They are top notch and a must try!!!!

Thank D_v_D_USA
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Attended a private party for 50+ guests. The soup & salad bar with 37 items was tailored specially for this event. Also over 20 different meats & fish were available to try. Everything was fresh, seasoned well & expertly prepared. Truly an enjoyable meal.

Thank steve y
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Our crew of 20-25 had an awesome dinner and experience here! The scene is edgy and fun, food incredible and staff very attentive! I always eat too much at Brazilian steakhouses but somehow did a much better job here (I had a few drinks so...More

Thank MattAtl12
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The choice is meats is very broad and everything we tried based wonderful including the beef carpaccio that we had as an apetizer. The feijoada was very good as well and so was the caipirinha. Very conveniently located in the heart of uptown Charlotte. Everything...More

Thank pdorier
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I found the service from beginning to end to be very pleasant. No complaints at all with the staff. The bar drinks seemed a bit high priced for the area, but the pours were reasonable enough. The salad bar is good, not great. The meat...More

Thank flatfootfoodie
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Chima combines excellent cuts of meat with superb cooking techniques to give you an all you can eat experience you'll love and having the various selections of meat brought to your table sizzling hot ready for your selection is awesome. Couple that with a fabulous...More

Thank Max S
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Two people and $300 Bucks later....and she hardly had a bite. Let's start with the check in team...better known as my itch's. 4 or 5 skinny chick's all dressed the same in black mini dresses. Never smiles and just gave me hell trying to get...More

Thank 5goofyguys
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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
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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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