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Chima Steakhouse

139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202
+1 704-601-4141
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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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, Gluten Free Options
139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interested in a traditional Brazilian Steakhouse, this is the place to go. They are very attentive to your table, friendly, and the food is wonderful! You will have a great experience. It is a busy restaurant, so make sure to have a...More

Thank andrewpU3638FP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a cool place. The salad bar was very nice. The waiter did explain the use of the chip which is two sided opposing colors. if you want the staff to bring you items fresh of the grill place the chip on one color,...More

Thank CallsignYoda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the dinner we had. The chicken with bacon wrapped around it was the best. So tender. The beef was delicious too. Especially the filet mignon. The only part I did not like was the salad bar. I am used to a salad bar with...More

1  Thank Gen1776
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Our first time visiting this restaurant. I enjoyed they had valet parking available, if you choose, and we did. Got out of car right at entrance to property. It is a one price fits all table buffet style fare. We were familiar with the type...More

Thank 222Dale222
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

While I wasn’t disappointed with the quality of the food I was overwhelmed by the loud restaurant. We had a business dinner party of six and sat at a round table. We could not hear one another and carry on a normal conversation. Perhaps because...More

Thank JAGGM78
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Went to Chima tonight and had a bit of a problem. Had a reservation and waited around for 30 minutes. Finally I asked them if I needed to find another place to eat if I wasn't going to be seated in 10 minutes. They said...More

1  Thank TheFinanceProfessor
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food and service! A great place for a nice evening out. Dinner for two both just drinking soda with tax 134.00.

1  Thank TamFle
Reviewed 15 November 2017

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 11 November 2017 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 8 November 2017 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
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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, 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
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
  • 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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