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Charcoal Steak House

2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
+1 519-893-6570
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (174 reviews)
“prime rib” (40 reviews)
“escargot” (15 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Canadian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 637 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Steaks are excellent, very good wine selection. Appetizers to match all the rest. All finalized with some excellent choices for dessert.

Thank Nicolae Madalin H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A solid go to for a great meal. The Caesar salad is excellent, steaks and prime rib is always cooked to order. Service is great.

Thank NormLWat
Reviewed 3 days ago

My hubby and I took my Mom to the Charcoal to celebrate her 88th birthday. I booked reservations through Open Table and added a comment that we were celebrating my Mom's 88 double snowman birthday. I wasn't sure my message would go through to the...More

Thank Post11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Server Lu was great, making sure my meal was awesome and my experience amazing. Steak was perfect, mushrooms exquisite and asparagus just right. Tito's vodka martini to die for, and excellent hollandaise.

Thank Laurel F
Alexie J, Director of Marketing at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Laurel, Thank you for your review. We will pass the wonderful message to Lu. Looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The moment I walked in, I knew this was going to be a great dining experience. The rich dark brown decor, and lighting presented a wonderful welcoming atmosphere. The dining areas are very comfortable and classy. The lighting was dimmed but not too dark, perfect...More

Thank Jan W
Alexie J, Director of Marketing at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Jan W, we appreciate your kind words and review! We look forward to celebrating your next special occasion.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delicious. Service was ok. Found lighting dark so hard to read the menu, I would recommend this place for lunch or dinner.

Thank Dawn W
Alexie J, Director of Marketing at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Dawn, thank you for your review and recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only reason this is not a 5 is because I think *some* of their items are overpriced in comparison to the same quality at some other high end restaurants that serve similar dishes. Otherwise excellent food and service. I love the atmosphere here, they've...More

Thank as132016
Alexie J, Director of Marketing at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good but alittle pricey. Great place to take someone for special occasions. Food was cooked as requested.

Thank darlenepatriciah
Alexie J, Director of Marketing at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 17 December 2017

A nice night at the charcoal. Service was excellent. Crab cakes very good, the prime rib , was okay. A little tough and fatty. The ribs looked good. In all very good. Ambience good.

Thank GoOutInstead
Alexie J, Marketing at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello GoOutInstead, thank you for your review. We're glad you had a good time. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 14 December 2017

We found the last table on a Thursday night in a busy place. Summary: friendly staff, good service, good food, we would come back anytime.

Thank Kurt E
Alexie J, Marketing at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks Gus943 for the review! We look forward to seeing you again.

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Betty W
23 October 2016|
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Response from Dave A | Property representative |
There is no official dress code.
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TheAikens
10 June 2016|
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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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waynekramer
9 May 2016|
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Response from Kevin B | Property representative |
Hi Wayne. We do an a la carte brunch so the prices vary based on what you are looking to eat. Our full menu is available online under Martini's restaurant. Unfortunately trip advisor will not allow us to put a direct link... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 10:00 AM
Monday
4:30 PM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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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