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Carolina Prime Steakhouse

#125 of 2,006 Restaurants in Charlotte
Certificate of Excellence
$$
Steakhouse, Seafood, Sandwiches, Pasta
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225 E Woodlawn Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217-2201
+1 704-522-8170
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Carolina Prime Steakhouse opened in September of 2005. We are a family...
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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    Very good
  • 11
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food and hospitality

Ordered the ribeye. So much food after the delicious calamari that we couldn't even finish the salad. Potatoes were good but a bit thin. Waitress and staff wonderful. So good we went back with a group of nine the next day. The rib tips looked so tasty. Will have next time.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
parodyqueen
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Colorado Springs
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I come in for Breakfast pretty often there, since one of my buddies recommended it for me! I was greeted at 6 am right when they open, with a smiling server, who introduced herself as Chelsea, her and the other server Betsy always treat me with the best service you could possible receive, I got the CP Breakfeast Special, which... More 

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merrick, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Was dying for a good steak so what better place to come than Carolina Prime Steakhouse. Steak was cooked to perfection - RARE! Accompanied by Italian style string beans and garlic mashed potatoes. Got my salad, served European style - after the steak and topped off the meal with dessert. Eat at the bar, so my glass was never empty... More 

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Colorado Springs
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67 reviews 67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

Ordered the ribeye. So much food after the delicious calamari that we couldn't even finish the salad. Potatoes were good but a bit thin. Waitress and staff wonderful. So good we went back with a group of nine the next day. The rib tips looked so tasty. Will have next time.

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San Antonio, Texas
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90 reviews 90 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Friendly staff will take care of you here. The menu has a good variety. It was within walking distance of our hotel and offered a 10% discount for us because we were staying at the hotel close by. The Big Apple Pie should have been called The Minuscule Apple Pie because there was mainly ice-cream on the plate and we... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I was in town on business and discovered this jewel of a place. The experience from beginning to end was excellent. The atmosphere was comfortable with a perfect mix of relaxation and fun music. The bartender (Cindy) was an absolute joy and her service was great. My filet was amazing and cooked to perfection. Even better, I found out it... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

My wife and I ate at Carolina Prime yesterday for lunch. We have eaten here on various occasions before, but it had been a long time since our last outing here. It turned out to be a great choice. She had the Sirloin from the menu, and I had the Prime Rib special (just $14 or $15). Both steaks were... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great food....love the bar area....felt very welcomed...the variety was good....my steak was alway properly cooked

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Los Angeles, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

When you go to North Carolina, you have to try Carolina pulled pork. Theirs was delicious and plentiful. Sliced bread was served on the side and was freshly baked and delicious. The coleslaw was good but a little too sweet for my preference. The service was superb and typified southern hospitality at it's best.

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Denver, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

My husband and I stopped here for dinner from the airport. We had no previous knowledge of the place. It's was around 8 pm. We both started with a salad, which was fresh, and the dressings, served on the side, were generous and tasty. I had one of the specials, a lobster tail and 10 oz ribeye. Both were cooked... More 

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Yorktown, Indiana
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58 reviews 58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

I chose this restaurant for the menu here on Trip Advisor based on the seafood selections and prices and nearness to my hotel. The facility is nice enough... clean with an eclectic correction of wooden kitsch. No real style to it, but not offensive. "Upscale Family Restaurant" might describe it. The menu presented didn't fully match what is hetre online...... More 

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Restaurant Details

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, Sandwiches, Pasta

Description

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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