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Char

4500 I-55 North, Suite 142, Jackson, MS 39211
+1 601-956-9562
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Ranked #2 of 336 Restaurants in Jackson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Bar
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: E Northside Dr.
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 and Anjou Restaurant. Located in Highland Village, Char offers reservations, catering and private dining for groups of all sizes.
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Kosciusko, Mississippi
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Char is one of our favorite lunch spots in Jackson. If you don't have a reservation it's best to get there before 11:30, or wait till 1:00. Lots of very good choices plus daily specials. Hard to go wrong here.

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Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

Steak filet is a staple in in all Amercian restaurants as far as I can make out. Char is a little better though. Their filet with crab meat and lobster is something special. I asked for medium rare and it was cooked to perfection. Their wine list is exceptional and the service well above standard. Definitely worth finding if you're... More

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Our service was fantastic, the wine list was good and the food great! wonderful friends to share it all with. Will return soon.

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Killeen, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Really enjoyed this little spot! It is a classy place but not to classy to wear jeans and be comfortable. It is a great date spot. The waiter did a great job and the food was excellent. I had the surf and turf which came with a filet mignon that tasted fantastic! I would definitely recommend this place to anyone!

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Houston, Texas
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169 reviews 169 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is a nice place, white tablecloths, good steak, excellent drinks. The service was a bit slow, our waiter had a large party that took most of his time. That is why the very good rating verses an excellent.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Went to Chars with large group and ordered a small filet. It was avg. as was the salad. Nothing really worth noting. It was crowded for a Thursday night. Our waiter was very good.

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Houston, Texas
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82 reviews 82 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Was here on business and had dinner here one evening. The best part of the meal was desert. Their signature desert was a pecan crunch butter cake. It is the reason they get the fourth. Although this is a quality restaurant if you are thinking Ruth's or Morton's, that is not what this is. I would say it is one... More

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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60 reviews 60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

Here on business and we wanted a nice place for dinner. This place was recommended by one of the folks who lives here, so we figured we'd give it a shot. Outside appearance and location itself had me doubting what I would find. What I found inside was unexpected: a truly first class dining experience. Impeccable service, exceptional food and... More

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Plano, Texas
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201 reviews 201 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

On way to Florida saw great reviews on TA. We made reservations through TA on the way from Dallas. Greeted pleasantly. Excellent service from Sloan our waiter. Fried green tomatoes, fried nicely. Split a rib eye so favorful; probably Best ever. Then a Giant luscious sweet potato. Wow Outstanding meal and service.

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Ridgeland, Mississippi
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had a wonderful meal , excellent service,and an enjoyable atmosphere at Char. We all had the scallops served over grit cakes. The scallops were perfectly seasoned and cooked and the combination of scallops, grits, and a delicate suace were perfectly balanced. We enjoyed a crisp Sauvignon Blanc with our meal. The server was attentive without hovering. The atmosphere is... More

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