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Charcoal Steak House

2980 King St. E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
+1 519-893-6570
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Ranked #4 of 427 restaurants in Kitchener
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Fairway Road North
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Kitchener
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

If you are looking for a restaurant where you know you will have great service and a great meal you can always go to the Charcoal Steak House. They are always consistent with both. The atmosphere is very relaxed, I never feel rushed. Started with the escargot, they were covered it a thick melted cheese, butter and garlic...mouth watering, my... More

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CSH2980, General Manager at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this review

Hello HotLady45, We're a little biased, but we tend to agree with you that we're always a great choice :) Thanks for joining us with your husband for a relaxing meal. Next time you are in, let us know that you would like to reserve a piece of the dessert pie feature. I'll be sure to set it aside. We're... More

Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Celebrated my sixtieth birthday here Perfectly set table fabulous salad steak cooked as ordered this place is perfect will return

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CSH2980, General Manager at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this review

Hello mollnme, Wow, we're so glad that everything turned out perfect for you on such a special occasion. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers, Neil Robinson General Manager The Charcoal Complex More

Cambridge, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Definitely one of the finest places to go to celebrate a special occasion. It's also the best place to go if you're craving an amazing meal, with top notch service.

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CSH2980, General Manager at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this review

Hello Linda, Thank you for letting us know about your experience. We are always proud when people choose us for special occasions, or even if they are just craving a great meal! Cheers, Neil Robinson General Manager The Charcoal Complex More

Bo'ness, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My -Wife and I celebrated our Golden Wedding,in Canada.We held the meal in the Charcoal Steak House In there Tavola private room.The table was set in a great style the Waiter Andrew and his assistant could not do enough for us and our guests.The pr drinks were brought out for us and our guests right on time.Then he announced that... More

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CSH2980, General Manager at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this review

Hello Alex A, Thank you for spending such a tremendous occasion with us. I'm so glad to hear that Andrew and the del Dente team did such a great job making your evening with us an enjoyable one. The Tavola room is an incredible space to enjoy a private function with friends, family or colleagues. We do our utmost to... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Nobody does spare ribs like the Charcoal Steakhouse. This fine dining restaurant offers first rate service and reasonable prices. Their shrimp cocktail shrimp were dressed in a delicious garlic sauce.

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CSH2980, General Manager at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this review

Hello Thomas M, We really appreciate you taking the time to comment about the food that you experienced on your last visit. We have had the same recipe for our ribs for many years now, and it has always been a crowd pleaser! We are cooking our shrimp for the shrimp cocktail using a method called sous-vide. It has provided... More

Beamsville, Canada
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This was our first visit to the Charcoal Steak House. The meal was excellent. We had the steak and prime rib. Done to perfection! Excellent salad and wonderful dessert. We will definitely be back again. We live out of town and would be willing to travel a distance just to have another great culinary experience. Our main server was excellent... More

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charcoalgroup, Guest Relations Manager at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this review

Hi Keith, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a positive review and feedback - it means a lot to us! We will be sure to pass on your review to Luke. Come back anytime, we'd love to have you! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

If you want some good steak this is the place to go I have went two times and so far I could not be anymore impressed with the service and the great food I have not yet to try del dentes but I am deffinitly going to try and hopfully enjoy as much as I did charcoal steak house

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charcoalgroup, Guest Relations Manager at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the fantastic feedback! We take it seriously and it's great to know when we're doing things right - come back anytime! More

Kitchener, Canada
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The best Prim Rib I have ever tasted. My friend and I went to this fine dinning restaurant for her birthday treat. We both were very happy with this restaurant. We both ordered the Prime Rib and the meals were The Best ever. The prime rib was cooked to perfection and the sides of asparagus and mushrooms were so delicious.... More

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Newnan, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

This place is so nice its perfect for a romantic date with your special someone. Great dinning and right in front of Fairway Inn and Suites.

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Sarnia, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We recently celebrated my daughter's graduation from Conestoga College with dinner at Charcoal Steak House, and what a terrific experience it was! The staff provided great service and the food was amazing! Everyone's steak was cooked exactly as requested, and the deserts were superb. Thank you to everyone, also , for so kindly acknowledging our daughter's accomplishment-it was truly appreciated... More

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