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The Char

100 Char Dr, Beckley, WV 25801-2646
+1 304-253-1760
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
100 Char Dr, Beckley, WV 25801-2646
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we always enjoy The Char... the food is top notch and the wait staff is grand... Kristina and Debbie are two of our favs... it is a special place for us when stopping through to go up north.....

Thank Jerlyn D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my third and final trip to The Char. The food is mediocre and the price is high. We enjoyed the view of the pond, and the greeter at the front door, but the fact is that I can get a better meal at...More

Thank amybeff
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Last night our group of 5 had reservations at The Char to celebrate my sister’s birthday. We had all been excited to go to this “fine dining” restaurant. However, our entire party was disappointed with both the service and the food. The highlight of the...More

2  Thank jstafford
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We had a double date with my friends for my birthday Saturday and decided to go The Char to celebrate. My friend and I ordered medium well steaks and they came out rare. Their house salad dressing was strange....I should have went with ranch. And...More

2  Thank Crystal P
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Was recently in town to visit family and decided to have dinner out. We started calling around to some of the local restaurants and they could not accommodate the large party. We called The Char and they were able to seat us right away. When...More

Thank Sherri H
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

The food was amazing. I loved the salad. I enjoyed the calamari. I had a fillet. It was wonderful. They have a good selection of wine. We enjoyed desert. We also had a great server.

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Wow what a great time food was awesome and service is perfect these people love working here and it shows. Valet was great even took family pics. A must visiting in Beckley

Thank Love4golfllc
Reviewed July 20, 2018

As visitors we looked forward to dining at the Char again as the high point of a trip we regularly make to Beckley. Sadly, all three of us were disappointed. The salad was maybe half a cup of chopped iceberg lettuce with a tablespoon of...More

1  Thank mer_from_MD
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

I came to Beckley on business this week and returned to Char for dinner. I’ve eaten in several of the top restaurants here and I can say that Char is definitely my favorite. I normally get steak here, but decided on something different tonight and...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Relaxing dining. Menu includes some excellent choices. What really made our dining experience was the attentive, excellent service. Amazing atmosphere. Stayed at Country Inn & Suites and got the recommendation from them to try dining here. Seated quickly and made to feel like our dinner...More

Thank TwoTravelers-OntheGo
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August 22, 2016|
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Response from Travelerx2VB | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, you see everything. I like to dress up just a bit when going to the Char. Dressy casual would be fine. It is a nice but relaxed atmosphere. Nice jeans with a dressy top and heels or a casual dress for the... More
May 17, 2016|
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Response from debbieleeg | Reviewed this property |
No buffet while we were there - sit down fine dining
May 6, 2016|
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Response from James R | Reviewed this property |
I would especially reserve a table on a weekend and if I had a large party. However, during the week days you don't really need one. Hope this is of assistance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Char Dr, Beckley, WV 25801-2646
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Beckley
  • Phone Number: +1 304-253-1760
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