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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 9 January 2016 via mobile

This should have been my third time dining with friends at Chima, prior times were a mixed bag, mostly attributed to service. However, we did not end up dining her as my friend noticed the sanitation grade of B , we later learned their score...More

6  Thank LKN-Traveler1
Reviewed 31 December 2015

The misses had never enjoyed a Brazilian style steakhouse and we had the opportunity to go to Chima's in Charlotte. The facility is elegant,spacious, and very inviting with a huge fire place in the waiting area. The two story dining area is well furnished and...More

1  Thank Bill S
Reviewed 31 December 2015

I visited Chima's on December 18 with a group of 18 people. Our meals were very expensive, but the food was tasty and the service was good. What we didn't know when we were there is that the restaurant had been inspected that very day,...More

3  Thank Jimfromclt
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We went for my wife's birthday and had a great time. The decor/ambience is a lot of dark wood reminiscent of an elegant steakhouse. The service was first-rate, from being greeted through the completion of our meal. I enjoyed the large salad bar and the...More

Thank Chris W
Chima S, Manager at Chima Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2016

Hello, Chris! Thank you for taking time to let us know about your experience! We really appreciate it! Regarding the meats, our gauchos (meat chefs) can cook to order, meaning they can cook the meats to the doneness and flavor the guests prefer. Some people...More

Reviewed 29 December 2015

Busy, noisy...but great food. Make a reservation. Wonderful place to celebrate. Back round table has a lazy susan which helps when you're with a large group. Come hungry!

Thank mercedes099
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Went there for my birthday with the hubby!!! What a delight!! The service by Alvaro was superb, the wine selection was wonderful, the ambience was beautiful and the food was DELICIOUS!!! A+++. Thanks Chima!!!

2  Thank Kelleymcj
Reviewed 22 December 2015

We had a superb meal at Chima, great meat, excellent fish and an impressive salad bar. comfortamble place, the service was super good, strongly recommended in the queen city Charlotte!

1  Thank Dani S
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We had a great experience at Chima's.. the staff was awesome and the food was phenominal..... the parmesean chicken and the filet mignon i loved the best

1  Thank wendy1973_12
Reviewed 9 December 2015

I had so many different steak cut styles here. They just kept them coming. Service was fast. A little bit pricey but definitely worth it. I was so full I could not have dessert! One of the best places to go in Charlotte.

1  Thank Felix G
Reviewed 23 November 2015

This restaurant is very unique that they offer you so many types of meats and fish. The salad bar is amazing with lots of unique type dishes that you will want to go back to again and again. In a great area of town, walk...More

1  Thank marylou72
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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, Validated Parking, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
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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