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Cha Cha Char

Steakhouse, Australian
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Eagle Street | Shop 5, Plaza Level, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3211 9944
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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South Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very loud but it was a Saturday night, clearly a place groups of people go to for a special occasion - maybe not the best place for a romantic dinner for two. Both starters (steak tartare & scallops) were very good and the steaks (grass-fed rib eye on the bone) were excellent (rare) a little tough (blue). The accompanying vegetables... More 

Thank Ian B
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been luckily to have gone here twice in last month. Excellent for entertaining business clients and interstate friends. Steaks were excellent, wine menu extensive. Even provided partner reading glasses as he forgot his, so he could see the menu. Highly recommend.

Thank Kirstenfromaus
Nerang, Australia
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343 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went for my husbands birthday which was mentioned in our booking, but nothing nice was done for him which was a shame. We had a great table by the window and had a wonderful waitress Jade, who looked after us beautifully. Hubby had Tartare for entrée which was awesome, followed by rump cap - which was ok, but not... More 

Thank GCPurple
Stamford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The steak meal we had was ok; but we thought the menu was generally overpriced. 4 of us visited, all had rump steak. My garlic and peppercorn sauce had no peppercorns in it and didnt taste much of garlic. One of our party felt their steak was "chewy". Wine was good, a Soul Sister rose; but have had much better... More 

Thank Kingtimber
Brisbane, Australia
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Steak was excellent, well cooked but over priced. Service was average and atmosphere was poor. There were a lot of drunk very loud and crass people in the restaurant and the air conditioning wasn't working which was almost unbearable in the current heat.

Thank soff01
Thornliebank, Glasgow
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were lucky to walk in and get a table on a busy saturday night Staff were very attentive and food was first- class as was our choice of white wine I had the lamb cutlets and they were very tasty All food was well presented and would certainly recommend

Thank paulgallacher2015
Brisbane, Australia
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358 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I can't believe people only find this place average at all. 6 of us are there this week and lol of us enjoyed the whole experience. Service was good and the steaks always have a wonderful deep taste to them here. One of friends had the prawn starter it looked beautiful and she said they were awesome. She also ate... More 

Thank sharon3001
Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a Brazilian born lady and my family and I, love meats, it is part of our culture, I dined in cha cha char with friends during the photo shoot break on new years eve. the service is very attent, we order a mix between the entrees of seafood and oysters, then the steaks , my wagyu sirloin was... More 

Thank Lola B
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74 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I asked for a table for two at 7pm but was told only 6pm available. By the time we left at about 7.15 the place was half empty. Not much atmosphere. The 'tasmanian' oysters were huge and chewy.. unlike the real deal oysters we had over there a few weeks back. The service was ok. The steaks were good. A... More 

Thank Scottysdad
Management response:

Dear Scottysdad. We appreciate your feedback following your recent dining experience with us at Cha Cha Char. We take pride in our brand and the dining experience we aim to deliver to all of our guests. If you are planning to return to Cha Cha Char, please don't hesitate to call us or email us directly for any future bookings.... More 

Sydney, Australia
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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a Christmas Party here and the services was great. Being a large group we were really looked after. Food all came out at same table time and the drinks were readily available for everyone.

Thank C3Lpeters

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$19 - $74
Steakhouse, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eagle Street | Shop 5, Plaza Level, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3211 9944
Cha Cha Char Wine Bar & Grill is a stylish, contemporary restaurant specialising in high quality, cooked-to-perfection steaks.On our menu you'll find plenty of information - the breed, paddock address, age (12 months to 30 months and older), size (200g to 600g), accompaniments and diet (grass fed/grain fed) as well as snapshots of rare, medium rare, medium and well done steaks to help diners with their preferences.It's harder than you think to get a great steak onto a plate - there are so many variables. Restaurateur John Kilroy is a nationally recognised beef judge and is constantly showcasing products to the hospitality industry where discussions range from the breed of cattle, feed type and age of the carcass. His wide recognition throughout the beef industry means that we receive first class products on a consistent basis, year round. John sources the beef direct from producers and suppliers and ages it for five weeks, giving diners a chance to taste different breeds, brands and regions. That's why it's Brisbane's signature steak restaurant!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?