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Char Restaurant

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4500 I 55 N Ste 142, Jackson, MS 39211-5965
+1 601-956-9562
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“steak” (82 reviews)
“pecan pie” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
4500 I 55 N Ste 142, Jackson, MS 39211-5965
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Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Great food, great service. Friendly staff. Steaks are great with a solid offering of fresh fish. Pork chop is also delicious. Gumbo is a must. Very much like Houstons in Nola and Memphis. Generous cocktail pours. Wine list could be better. Great restaurant!More

Thank PiaFidelis
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2017

Hi there, Thank you for your recent visit to Char! I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your entrees and cocktails so thoroughly--it sounds as though you made excellent menu selections. We make it our priority to provide our guests with a relaxing, satisfying dining...More

Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant! Best wedge salad I have had, offered the smaller portion which wasn't on menu so that was nice if waitress and smaller portion was size of a normal portion at other places! Mom had crab claws off app menu and they were the...More

Thank Marie P
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2016

Hi Marie, Thank you for joining us for a meal at Char! I'm thrilled that you and your family were able to enjoy such a pleasant evening with us--it sounds as though you made excellent menu choices. We make it a priority to provide meals...More

Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Had to make a quick trip to Jackson and had no idea where to eat lunch. I was looking for a upscale restaurant that could accommodate a glass of wine and a small plate or salad option. I luckily was in the Richland area and...More

Thank ElizabethJoyce
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2016

Hi Elizabeth, Thank you for joining us for lunch at Char! I'm overjoyed that you had such a pleasant dining experience with us--your enthusiasm is catching! We put a lot of energy into creating a menu that is both easily navigable and widely varied, to...More

Reviewed December 16, 2016

I enjoyed a nice cut of beef (filet) cooked and seasoned very well, however the meal as a whole was not what I had hoped. The server and the busser/runner appeared to be heavy smokers, so every time each of them came to our table,...More

Thank Lorraine B
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2016

Hi Lorraine, I am sorry to hear that your recent meal at Char was underwhelming. We work hard to provide guests with a deliciously prepared meal in a welcoming environment, so it is disappointing to hear that we fell short here. We take all of...More

Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Food is good but the bar is where it is at. Ample parking and generous pours. They have a live pianist who seems to keep the room lively with ambient music, not to loud. A bit expensive but a great place to get a drink...More

Thank Rorozco999
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2016

Hello, Thank you for the kind review! It sounds like you had a lovely evening in our lounge area - the pianist certainly adds to the ambiance, and we're thrilled to hear that you found the music to be enjoyable. We appreciate you taking the...More

Reviewed November 20, 2016

Great service and tasty food. My daughter ordered the crab claw appetizer. After only a short time, the manager brought the claws and apologized for our wait. He said he was taking care of the appetizer since we had to wait. We were surprised since...More

Thank 594DonnaW
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2016

Hi Donna, Thank you for your joining us for dinner at Char! I'm glad that your found your food and service so pleasant--we work hard to provide our guests with excellent meals as well as attentive and professional service, so your positive remarks are very...More

Reviewed November 16, 2016

Food was over-all pretty good, but when we went there the waitress could not seem to get our order straight after two or more tries. Some in our party gave up and ate the food the did not order or want, but everyone else at...More

Thank Martha W
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2016

Hi Martha, I am so sorry to hear about your recent visit to Char. We hold our service team to high standards, so it is disappointing to hear that we fell short in providing professional, attentive service during your meal. I'd love to chat with...More

Reviewed November 15, 2016

This is a Very Nice restaurant. The atmosphere is serene... They also have a Bar (with a piano player) in it's own area of the restaurant and you can order your meal and a drink to eat at the bar. If you like chocolate, they...More

Thank deejohnmin
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2016

Hello, Thank you for your recent visit to Char! I'm delighted that you enjoyed your experience so thoroughly (I must admit, the brownie is my go-to pick-me-up). We place great importance on providing our guests with a pleasant ambiance as well as attentive service and...More

Reviewed November 9, 2016

My husband and I ate here for a lunch date while the kids were in school last week and enjoyed a delicious meal at a great deal (I recommend making a reservation as this is a very busy time for them). If you're not familiar...More

Thank Savvytraveler_ms
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2016

Hello, Thank you for your recent visit to Char! I'm thrilled that you and your husband had such a pleasant lunch with us (the Macaroni & Cheese is irresistible--nice choice)! Great tip about reservations--we understand that it can be tedious to reserve a table, so...More

Reviewed November 9, 2016

Had the Wednesday Special and it was absolutely delicious. The place was pack but the turnaround on the food allowed us to have lunch and return to work in record time. Servers kept the water glasses filled. One item on my plate was cold; but...More

Thank CeeWhite
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2016

Hello, Thank you for joining us for lunch at Char! I'm thrilled that you enjoyed your experience--the Wednesday special is a treat! We take pride in providing our guests with professional and attentive service, so your positive feedback is gratifying. I'm sorry to hear that...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$31 - $50
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4500 I 55 N Ste 142, Jackson, MS 39211-5965
    (E Northside Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-956-9562
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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, Anjou Restaurant and Saltine Oyster Bar. Located in Highland Village, Char offers reservations and private dining rooms for special events. If you prefer to host your event at your venue of choice, we'll bring fine dining to you! Char offers delivery and full-service catering options for groups of any size. Our Sales Manager will work with you to create a customized menu with flawless execution of your special day.
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