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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
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“steak” (77 reviews)
“crab cakes” (24 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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4500 I 55 N Ste 142, Jackson, MS 39211-5965
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Char has been a favorite of mine since I moved to Jackson 12 years ago. It was a great date spot, but now we take our child there for brunch on Sundays (they offer crayons and paper, which makes it kid-friendly). I'm giving 4 instead...More

Thank tina1848
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your kind review! We sincerely appreciate your patronage over the past 12 years, and love hearing that your children have become regulars too! I'm sorry to hear that we haven't properly executed the poached eggs for you. Next time, please let...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The food and service is consistently good. The appetizers are tasty, the entrees sufficient in portions and the desserts are plentifulMore

Thank Jazzytraveler504
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your recent visit to Char; we are thrilled to hear you enjoyed everything! We strive to provide top notch service and cuisine to each and every guest, so it is great to hear that your experience was no exception. Thank you...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I visited Char on 4.7.17 for lunch. They had shrimp bisque as the soup of the day and it was divine! The catfish was delicious as always. I get the butter crunch cake bite size for dessert whenever I visit. It is my favorite dessert...More

Thank Kidada R
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Kidada, Thank you for your recent visit to Char; we are flattered to be one of your favorite restaurants! It sounds like you've had more than one enjoyable experience with us; we sincerely appreciate your repeat patronage! We strive to provide top notch service...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

Thursday evening experience. They advertise both seafood and steak as features and I hope their steaks are better than their seafood. The restaurant is very pleasant and was quite full for a Thursday evening. We made a reservation and arrived a bit early but they...More

Thank luvtotravel173
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your recent visit to Char! We appreciate your remarks regarding the service team, and I am pleased to hear that we accommodated your early arrival with ease. I apologize that your meal was underwhelming; we never want our guests leaving with...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Fabulous restaurant. I have never had better service or food. I have eaten there a few times, and I love everything. The pork chop is heavenly and the steaks are fantastic.More

Thank Dennis S
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Dennis, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us! It sounds like you've had several enjoyable experiences with us and we sincerely appreciate your repeat patronage. We are pleased to hear that you recommend the steak and pork chop as...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

I have dined here many times over the last 10 years and it is always a great experience. Nice ambiance and attentive service are a constant, and almost everything on the menu is dependable. If you are a salmon fan, I think this place has...More

Thank jrj55
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your recent visit to Char! It sounds like you've had several enjoyable experiences with us and we sincerely appreciate your repeat patronage. The salmon is always a great choice - it is one of our most popular entrees, and is also...More

Reviewed 9 March 2017

This is my family's favorite place to eat together. My father is very hard of hearing, so they always seat us in their most quiet booth. Each table is allotted a server and a serving assistant which means you never wait for ANYTHING. They have...More

Thank lizbmiller2016
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for your recent to Char! It sounds like you and your family have had many enjoyable experiences with us and we sincerely appreciate your repeat patronage. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback about our service and culinary teams....More

Reviewed 7 March 2017

Went to Char on my 10th wedding anniversary. I ordered the Filet. Was cooked perfectly and was one of the best I've eating. Priced very well. My wife order the shrimp and grits. They were very good as well. She wasn't a fan of the...More

Thank lhallms
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for spending your special night with us - 10 years of marriage is definitely worth celebrating! We are so pleased that you both enjoyed your meals and we appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. The Filet and the Shrimp...More

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Just had dinner here for the 3rd time on February 13th and felt is was about time to post about it. First, there is not a better "date night" restaurant in the Jackson Metro. The staff, food, service and atmosphere are all second to none....More

1  Thank Richard L
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Richard, Thank you so much for your kind words! It sounds like you've had several enjoyable experiences with us, and we sincerely appreciate the repeat patronage. We have a lot of guests that enjoy date night with us and we are glad that you...More

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere for date night. Down home plate lunches also. Bar atmosphere is great for friends get together.

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I'm not sure but you call them at: (601) 956-9562
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
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.