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Chima Steakhouse

139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
+1 704-601-4141
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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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 28202-2142
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Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

Ok, this is excellent tasting steak. I mean absolutely amazing. Their Top Sirloin was so tender and tasty, you could eat it all night. The reason I'm giving them an average rating is because you felt like the meat guys were never around. You had...More

1  Thank Gilberto A
Reviewed March 1, 2016

I love Chima, I go every couple of months or so and it's my go to place for a special occasion. So, when dear friends came to visit - we were excited to take them to Chima. It was a Saturday night, CIAA weekend so...More

Thank Sabrina B
Reviewed February 23, 2016

I get it, most places that are upscale are going to do what they want on Valentines Day to squeeze a few extra bucks out of you. In my experience a rodizio is typically $55...but for Valentines day it was $90 a person. This wasn't...More

Thank jrobba
Reviewed February 23, 2016

Granted, it was Valentine's Day and one does expect a bit of a markup, but this was bordering on the ridiculous. With tip, we paid $231.32 for lunch. It included one meat rodizio, one fish rodizio, an iced tea and a coffee. No wine at...More

1  Thank PepperNewJersey
Reviewed February 22, 2016

When we first got here, we told the hostess we were not familiar with this restaurant and how it worked. She said "No problem". We sat down and told the first guy that tried to slice off a piece of meat that we wanted to...More

2  Thank Ken E
Reviewed February 22, 2016

We went here when in Charlotte for a meeting and WOW this place was phenomenal. I have ever been to a brazilian steak house before so the experience was all new to me. The meat was tender, lots of cuts and levels of 'doneness', delicious...More

Thank Catherine W
Reviewed February 10, 2016

I have been here several times and every time its better and better. The service the food all is awesome. The best meat and salad bar and everything else,

Thank dnalor32
Reviewed February 6, 2016

This is one of the best Brazilian Steakhouses I have eaten in. The meat is nicely seasoned and of course as plentiful as you desire. The salad bar includes smoked salmon, cheeses, carpaccio, soups and every salad item you can imagine. It's a meal in...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

We made reservations through Open Table beforehand. We were seated immediately when we walked in. The salad bar and variety of meats were amazing. Since it was my birthday, I received a free tiramisu for dessert. The manager was very accommodating and accepted a coupon...More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed February 2, 2016

Last visit was several years ago, went this time during restaurant week. Very busy as we expected (we were a party of 6) and had to wait 20 min past our reservation time. For $20 off the normal price, this was not a big deal...More

Thank NC-World-Traveler-Sr
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Response from CallsignYoda | Reviewed this property |
I would not know, I never have asked for any discounts anywhere. and I am not with CMPD.
July 29, 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
June 20, 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
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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, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
  • 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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