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Charcoal Steak House

2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
+1 519-893-6570
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (191 reviews)
“prime rib” (42 reviews)
“escargot” (17 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fun business casual vibe. Some good wines but martini's are great. Staff is totally on point. New patio and outdoor fire pit is a real upgrade and a great hang.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The mark of a truly great restaurant is not "just" the service, food, locale or ambiance. It's what they do when things, beyond their control, conspire to ruin someone's experience. Kevin Blokhuis, operations manager, is exactly the kind of restaurateur you want around when this...More

Thank MrMastino
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ambience was good but noise level was high. Food was good and served hot. Service was attentive. Generally a good experience

Thank fgstoneca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was AMAZING!!! It was the best steak I have tasted in my life! If I could go anywhere in Kitchener, Charcoal Steak House would be my choice.

Thank Charlie J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner was delicious. Server was very personable and entertaining. Great atmosphere. I recommend the bluez martini and tenderloin

Thank wendholi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has it all. Atmosphere, great menu, good service. The food was served beautifully presented, hot and delicious. Not a bad meal among the variety of choices at the table, everyone enjoyed their meals.

Thank JLWC510
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

All i can say is always a pleasure, service and food first class, cooked to perfection recomend to all

Thank Nadine M
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We were 5 and the order was all mixed up. The meat was not great at all....no flavour...no spices. Would rather go to The Keg any day.....very disappointing!More

Thank Kolsass
Dave A, General Manager at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, and please accept my apologies for your recent experience. I would love to hear more about your visit, and any other feedback you might be able to provide as well. Please contact me directly so I may extend my apologies...More

Reviewed September 9, 2018

Most items on the extensive menu were too pricey for my taste. Ended up having a Margherita Pizza, which was very good. Priced @ $15.45 with just water. Don't know that I would return due to their high prices.

2  Thank Jim D
Reviewed September 5, 2018

My husband and I were visiting some friends in Ontario and they decided to take us to Charcoal Steak restaurant. The food was terrible very salty, waitress was nice, pleasant and accommodating but food was unexceptable. Steak and fries were so salty that hurt my...More

Thank gioconda1944
Dave A, General Manager at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

My apologies on your recent experience with us here at the Charcoal Steak House. I would love the opportunity to speak with you directly about your visit to extend an apology to you directly if given the opportunity. Please contact me with a time to...More

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June 14, 2018|
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Response from woodeye66 | Reviewed this property |
Best to check menu on line
Betty W
October 23, 2016|
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Response from Dave A | Property representative |
There is no official dress code.
June 10, 2016|
Response from 439cherylm | Reviewed this property |
We were there on Wednesday for the Wine Makers Dinner. Great Wine. Enjoy your dinner tonight.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
    (Fairway Road North)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-893-6570
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