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Charcoal Steak House

2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
+1 519-893-6570
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (197 reviews)
“prime rib” (42 reviews)
“escargot” (17 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The service was great, very attentive. For me it was all about the meal. My appetizer was the crab cakes and they were as good (or better) than what I had recently had in Savannah GA. Would have them again in a minute! However, the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rick S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another amazing dinner. We went for an early dinner and it did not disappoint! Set menu had something for everyone. The complimentary champagne served at the end of the meal was a special touch! Prime rib and the tenderloin were our choices. Delicious and cooked...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank VickiLy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun business casual vibe. Some good wines but martini's are great. Staff is totally on point. New patio and outdoor fire pit is a real upgrade and a great hang.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Explore730564
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The mark of a truly great restaurant is not "just" the service, food, locale or ambiance. It's what they do when things, beyond their control, conspire to ruin someone's experience. Kevin Blokhuis, operations manager, is exactly the kind of restaurateur you want around when this...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MrMastino
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ambience was good but noise level was high. Food was good and served hot. Service was attentive. Generally a good experience

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank fgstoneca
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

The food here was AMAZING!!! It was the best steak I have tasted in my life! If I could go anywhere in Kitchener, Charcoal Steak House would be my choice.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Charlie J
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Dinner was delicious. Server was very personable and entertaining. Great atmosphere. I recommend the bluez martini and tenderloin

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank wendholi
Reviewed October 15, 2018

This place has it all. Atmosphere, great menu, good service. The food was served beautifully presented, hot and delicious. Not a bad meal among the variety of choices at the table, everyone enjoyed their meals.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JLWC510
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

All i can say is always a pleasure, service and food first class, cooked to perfection recomend to all

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nadine M
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We were 5 and the order was all mixed up. The meat was not great at all....no flavour...no spices. Would rather go to The Keg any day.....very disappointing!More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kolsass
Dave A, General Manager at Charcoal Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, and please accept my apologies for your recent experience. I would love to hear more about your visit, and any other feedback you might be able to provide as well. Please contact me directly so I may extend my apologies...More

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June 14, 2018|
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Response from woodeye66 | Reviewed this property |
Best to check menu on line
Betty W
October 23, 2016|
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Response from Dave A | Property representative |
There is no official dress code.
June 10, 2016|
Response from 439cherylm | Reviewed this property |
We were there on Wednesday for the Wine Makers Dinner. Great Wine. Enjoy your dinner tonight.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2980 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2A 1A9, Canada
    (Fairway Road North)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-893-6570
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