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Carolina Prime Steakhouse

225 E Woodlawn Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217-2201
+1 704-522-8170
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (68 reviews)
“prime rib” (14 reviews)
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6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
225 E Woodlawn Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217-2201
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Old school steak house with good food and 80's music in the background. Both of our steaks were great and cooked to order perfectly. I ordered a medium ribeye and wife ordered the NY Strip medium the sides were average.

Thank WeekendTreker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have driven by this restaurant a hundred times and never gave it a thought. Today, we were looking for new place to have breakfast since we were on this side of town. When searching for restaurants, Carolina Prime Steakhouse popped up. Who knew they...More

Thank cg208cm1592
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant offers five levels of cooking (and not three as usual) and the result matches the expectation. Good wine to go with the meal too; friendly service; decent price.

Thank Didier D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was quick, efficient and friendly . . . food was very good . . . and prices were within reason. I had full rack of ribs with house salad and fries . . . a meal! Others went with tips and mushrooms . ....More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a quality steak dinner and found it. Homemade onion rings and salad dressing were delicious. Our strip steak was cooked perfectly. Potatoes (baked and garlic mashed) were very good. We loved the ambiance of the place as well as our spot-on...More

1  Thank L P
Reviewed 6 March 2018

The atmosphere is nice. It's never crowded during lunch hours which is a good thing. It doesn't take long for the food to come out.

1  Thank puertorican54
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

In town.from Florida for the annual ruggerfest competition in Matthews several of us parents were looking for a good Steakhouse to eat that was close to the restaurant so we could use the shuttle Carolina Prime Steakhouse it was turned out to be a great...More

1  Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

The steaks are AWESOME we had a ribeye and filet mignon!! The bartender came over and made me a custom drink to my likings!! You get your money's worth!!

1  Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This is a great place for a quick good lunch. Reasonable prices for the amount of food you receive. I like the Steak Salad with Italian dressing. always just enough for lunch. Take out can be a bit skimpy !! :( the last time we...More

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

One of the best steaks we have ever had. You could cut it with a fork. Our waiter who was also the bartender was awesome. Cannot wait to go back.

1  Thank Whitney P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 E Woodlawn Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217-2201
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-522-8170
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Carolina Prime Steakhouse opened in September of 2005. We are a family owned and operated establishment that takes great pride in giving each of our guests a superlative dining experience. At Carolina Prime, we serve only the highest quality ingredients, cutting no corners.
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