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Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202
704-601-4141
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Ranked #30 of 1,967 Restaurants in Charlotte
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Brazilian
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Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Dining
Transit: On the Light Rail, get off on 3rd and Convention Center, then Chima is 2 blocks away.
Description: 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 cocktails and the best view of Uptown Charlotte in our elegant upstairs lounge.
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Tallahassee, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

I have visited resturants of this type across the country. But the Salad bar here is as good as all of them. The different types of Mousse were a plesant treat. The food was fast hot and always ready when we wanted it. Also had fish which I have not seen in this type of resturant. We had to vegatarians... More 

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Rutherfordton, North Carolina
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Made reservations online through opentable.com for my wife and my anniversary, wasn't necessarily due to it being a Sunday. Very inviting and complementary valet parking and a warm reception upon entering. This place is a carnovore's paradise as servers bring out a variety of meats on skewers from ribeye to BACON wrapped chicken. The salad bar is probably the best... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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127 reviews 127 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We had dinner before a musical show and I am glad they were open at 4:00PM. The salad bar is the best in Charlotte. The meat choices are great, but my favorites are the lamb shops and the fille mignon wrapped in bacon. Only if they could reduce the salt in their grilled meats I would go there more tahn... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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291 reviews 291 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
207 helpful votes 207 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We took part in the Veteran's Day special at Chima, as it's about the only time we can justify going because of the price. When Chima originally opened, we remember paying $39.50 per person...which is high, but was reasonable for a nice night out. They are now charging $55 per person for the Rodizio... Even with a buy one get... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

ThIs is probably my favorite restaurant. I'm a big meat eater. Unfortunately if it isn't Restaurant week, we leave with over $100 tab. So this is our spot for special occasions.

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University Park, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

One of the best salad bars with unique items. Very large wine selection. When you finish salad bar selection and turn over a small table token, severs bring 16 meat and fish selections for you to sample right at the table. Process moves right along and we were in and out in under an hour. Not really conducive to long... More 

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Pensacola
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Recently attended with a party, and we were all impressed at the quality of the meats and attention to proper cooking. The lamb chops were the best I've ever had, and the salad bar was voluminous and tasty. I will certainly return.

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Johnson City, Tennessee
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We love eating here. We have eaten at many Brazilian restaurants across this country and we find this location one of the best. The flavor is perfect - not too salty, just right. The staff is wonderful. The salad bar selections are incredible. The desserts are delicious as well. One of our favorite spots in Charlotte.

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Chicago, Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This was my second visit to Chima, but it certainly won't be my last!! I asked my husband to take me there for my birthday, because I had visited the restaurant before and loved it! Believe me, I wasn't disappointed, because the second time was just as good as the first. The hostess seated us with our Yes/No chips when... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Everything was great and the food was good. I felt they waited a little long in time before they brought the Go/Stop buttons to our table to begin the meat service. Perhaps they wanted us to eat a little more off the salad bar first. But after I asked they promptly brought them. The servers were friendly and attentive. They... More 

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Additional Information about Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

Address: 139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202
Phone Number: 704-601-4141
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Brazilian

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