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Char Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options

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About
Experience modern Southern cuisine and excellent service in a warm, inviting atmosphere at Char. Our specialties include USDA Prime and Choice cuts of beef, along with seafood and shellfish roasted to perfection. Open for lunch and dinner daily, with weekday lunch specials and brunch every Saturday and Sunday. Private dining and catering are available for groups.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Table Service, Takeout, Television
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had to yes good three times because once was not enough. Char is always good. Good food, good service.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Gene H
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gene, Thank you for your kind words! It's a pleasure to learn that your visits to Char are always exceptional. We appreciate your patronage and look forward to seeing you again soon! Allison Williams Char

Reviewed May 7, 2019

I dined here recently with friends and it was a wonderful experience. The waiter was friendly, attentive, and patient. We lingered over drinks before ordering so that we could visit awhile and the waiter did not rush us to order. I chose the Steak Salad...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank StephanieG996
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2019

Hello, Thank you for the lovely review! We're delighted to hear that you and your guests enjoyed a memorable meal at Char recently. It sounds like a fun evening was had by all! Thanks again for taking the time to share your experience; we look...More

Reviewed May 7, 2019

Staff was friendly. Our waiter was (Matt or Max). He was funny and attentive. The food was outstanding. I got a filet and it was so tasty and tender. Every single bite was equally good. There was no gristle or fat to pick through. The...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Juanita L
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2019

Hi Juanita, Thank you for your recent visit to Char! We're delighted to hear that you and your guest enjoyed such a memorable meal with us. It sounds like you made excellent menu choices-- the Pan-Seared Atlantic Salmon is one of our most popular entrees!...More

Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

Make a reservation because this restaurant draws a crowd. We had a fantastic lunch. I had the Sorte which was delicious with just enough spice. My father had shrimp and grits that he said was the best He ever had. Everyone’s meals were delicious. Highly...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Dreynolds261
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2019

Hello, Thank you for the recommendation! It's a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit to Char. It sounds like a lovely lunch was had-- the shrimp & grits is one of our most popular dishes! Thanks again for taking the time to...More

Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

I had always thought of Char as a steakhouse. But, it’s much more. The seafood selections were excellent and the gelato and sorbet were a nice finishMore

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank diver520
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2019

Hello, Thank you for the review! It's a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed such a memorable evening at Char. Our gelato and sorbet selections are sourced locally through our partnership with Sweet Magnolia Gelato Co., and the featured flavors are always worth checking out!...More

Reviewed March 20, 2019

We had a celebration and every plate from appetizer to dessert was unreal...portions are generous but every bite is amazing.....Redfish....fried green tomatoes...chocolate pecan pie were huge winners but many others came close. We've lived and dined in Memphis for 30 years...this tops them all.More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jwarren122
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Hello, Thank you for your kind words! Our goal is to provide an outstanding dining experience to each and every guest, so it's wonderful to know that yours was no exception. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you back again for another slice...More

Reviewed March 19, 2019

Reservation for four. We started with the chili fried oyster and fried green tomato appetizers which were delicious. We split a caesar salad which was very good. Husband ordered the filet and substituted potatoes for creamed spinach, He thought all was good but creamed spinach...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank RuthS319
4Top_Hospitality, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2019

Hi Ruth, thank you for your recent visit to Char. I am sorry to learn that some of your selections fell short and regret for how this affected your overall experience with us. Please know that we will happily replace or take care of anything...More

Reviewed March 10, 2019

We celebrated a retirement with an early dinner at Char today. Sherri Ann (I may not be spelling that correctly) was out server and did an outstanding job. The food was good, tasty and hot. Plenty of options to choose from even at 3 in...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank SMcBaker
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2019

Hello, Thank you for sharing your experience! We appreciate you choosing to host your special event at Char. It's a pleasure to hear that Sherri Ann provided such exemplary service for you and your guests-- we'll be sure to share your kind words with her!...More

Reviewed March 6, 2019

Hands down the best two meals I've had in a restaurant in a long time. I went for brunch and had the red fish- fantastic. Went again a few weeks later for dinner just because it was so good. I tried the shrimp carbonara and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank HRHORCH
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2019

Hello, Thank you for the lovely review! We're delighted to hear that your recent visits to Char were so memorable. It sounds like you tried some of our most popular dishes-- the pecan pie is always a must! We appreciate the five stars and look...More

Reviewed February 20, 2019

We took our daughter to dinner for her birthday and Char was where she chose. We ordered Crab Cakes, of course, because they're the best in town. We actually ordered 1.5 orders, since they come two to an order and there were three of us....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MidsouthFoodies
Allison W, Manager at Char Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2019

Hello, Thank you for the review! We're delighted to hear that we could share in your daughter's special birthday celebration. It sounds like you made excellent menu choices-- the Crab Cakes are not to be missed! We appreciate you sharing your experience with us and...More

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Only answers I can give to this question is to stop by Char if your a local or go to their website.
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