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Char Restaurant

4500 I 55 N Ste 142, Jackson, MS 39211-5965
+1 601-956-9562
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“steak” (79 reviews)
“pecan pie” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
4500 I 55 N Ste 142, Jackson, MS 39211-5965
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were 4 walk-ups that had called ahead on a Saturday nite...checked in and given a 15 minute wait and off to the bar for drinks. I kept my ears open for the PA call. Just got our drinks and a charming hostess appoached me...More

Thank MAXFLITE
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent experience. From the moment we arrived until end of the evening everything done to perfection. The seating arrangement enable a feeling of intimacy that you don’t always get to experience in other bkk restaurants. The staff could not be more helpful and any extras...More

Thank Douglas H
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Douglas, Thank you for the review! It's a pleasure to hear that your recent visit to CHAR was a memorable one. We strive to provide a five-star dining experience to each and every guest, so it's wonderful knowing that yours was no exception. Thanks...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I was in town on business and had been to this place years ago and decided to go again. I actually went here 3 times in 2 weeks and I will roll all 3 trips into this 1 review. I hate to go negative on...More

Thank jimcojim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best fillet I've had anywhere. Better than Ruth's Chris. Service was excellent, selection is great & prices are accordingly... For dessert, stick with the ice cream...More

Thank Richard A
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Richard, Thank you for the feedback! It's a pleasure to hear that your recent visit to CHAR was a memorable one. We strive to provide five-star food and service to each and every guest, so it's wonderful knowing that your experience was no exception....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here after my college graduation to celebrate. Char is an upscale restaurant in Jackson. It is pricey, but steaks are good and so is the rest of the menu. Only complaint I had with the place is it seemed really dark in there. Don't...More

Thank yvonne z
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Yvonne, Congratulations, and thank you for celebrating your graduation with us! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your special event with us, though I'm sorry to hear that the ambiance was lacking during your visit. It sounds like we may have had the...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Was there for lunch with a friend. It was so packed and noisy our waiter couldn’t hear us order. We both had the daily special, brisket. Excellent! The Ginger Peanut Chicken salad is my favorite. Reservations are accepted for lunch and dinner.More

Thank janibooboo
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Hello, Thank you for the review! We appreciate your patronage and love to hear that your recent visit was five-star worthy. It sounds like you made some excellent menu choices-- the brisket is always a winner! Thanks again for sharing your experience with us; we...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I eat here often and took my sister and parents for my parents' 60th anniversary. They loved it! My son insisted we eat the chicken tenderloins. We each got about 4 and they were each the size of my hand! The sweet...More

Thank LadyLawyerLynn
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Hello, Thank you for the five stars! We appreciate you choosing to celebrate such a special occasion with us recently. It sounds like you enjoyed some of our most popular menu selections-- the spinach crisp is a personal favorite! Thanks again for taking the time...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

a really good lunch. Char is a very 'nice' place to eat in Jackson. Parking is usually ample. Service is good. I had fish and it was fine...not outstanding, but good.More

Thank Penny R
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Hi Penny, Thank you for the review! It's a pleasure to hear that service was on point during your recent lunch visit to CHAR. I'm sorry to hear that we didn't wow you with your meal; please know that we're always happy to replace or...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Love fried chicken! Great service and staff! Nice setting with very professional staff! Beautiful setting and a Jackson MS favorite!More

Thank Cindy L
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Hi Cindy, Thank you for the five stars! We're thrilled to hear that both food and service were enjoyed during your recent lunch visit. It sounds like you enjoyed one of our favorite daily specials-- the fried chicken is always a winner! Thanks again for...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

The reviews were so good, we decided to check it out for ourselves. We were immediately greeted. Sat us at a great table by the widow. The service was fabulous. Our server, Jody, was extremely friendly and attentive. The food was wonderful and big portions....More

Thank Orphie27
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Hello, Thank you for the lovely review! It's a pleasure to hear that your recent visit to CHAR was a memorable one. We strive to provide five-star food and service to each and every guest, so it's wonderful knowing that your experience was no exception....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4500 I 55 N Ste 142, Jackson, MS 39211-5965
    (E Northside Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-956-9562
  • E-mail
Description
Char restaurant offers modern Southern cuisine with distinct spirit and charm. Char offers great lunch specials during the week and a jazz brunch on Sunday. Our specialties include USDA Prime and Choice cuts of beef, veal and lamb, along with seafood and shellfish roasted to perfection. At Char we give you excellent service and food in a warm and entertaining atmosphere. Char is locally owned by the same folks that brought you Amerigo Italian Restaurant, Sombra Mexican Kitchen, Anjou Restaurant and Saltine Oyster Bar. Located in Highland Village, Char offers reservations and private dining rooms for special events. If you prefer to host your event at your venue of choice, we'll bring fine dining to you! Char offers delivery and full-service catering options for groups of any size. Our Sales Manager will work with you to create a customized menu with flawless execution of your special day.
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