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Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

) #30 of 1,950 Restaurants in Charlotte ₹₹₹₹, Steakhouse, Brazilian, Gluten Free Options
139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
+1 704-601-4141
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“flank steak” (24 reviews)
“top sirloin” (18 reviews)
“fried bananas” (12 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, Gluten Free Options
139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
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Reviews (454)
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

Been her a couple of times and it is a dining experience you won't forget . I truly believe this is a better experience when you go with a small or large group that are very hungry and you have plenty of time . I...More

Thank Southerntraveler9
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I REALLY wanted to like this place. I love trying new Brazilian Steakhouses when ever we travel. We have been to Fogo De Chao, Espetus, Texas De Brazil and a few others. I had read many many positive reviews and couldn't wait to try. I...More

Thank sftnslky
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Pricey but worth it. I'm a filet girl, but not here because the top sirloin melts in your mouth. Salad bar is endless with high end quality choices. There is a seating area at the bar with amazing people watching. Celebrate all major events here.

Thank cjchic
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Staff was good and quick is why it got two stars. We expected and upscale restaurant with amazing meat. First off most ppl were dressed in t shirts and shirts at a place that cost $150 for two people!!! Then the meat was ok at...More

Thank drsink61
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Our first introduction to churrascaria was Texas de Brazil in Miami, FL. Since then we have visited the Orlando location as well as Fogo de Chao in Atlanta and a smaller churrascaria in Knoxville TN, Brazeiros. We were excited to try Chima during a trip...More

1  Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 8 June 2015

This was our third trip to the restaurant, which we reserve for special occasions. Unfortuantely the restaurant was not what we remembered. The salad bar seemed to be lacking in items that we remembered, i.e., a salad was complicated to make as the components were...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 7 June 2015

The meats are great in moderation, but it is too much for the price. This place would be a meat-lovers dream, but as I don't consume large quantities of meat in one sitting, this was just too much. The salad bar is great and has...More

Thank JohnDrags
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Great atmosphere for date night. The ambiance was disturbed by a crying baby and a parent walking around the restaurant in an attempt to console the baby😖. Anyway...the food was very good in taste and appearance. If you love meat this is the place to...More

Thank robin s
Reviewed 31 May 2015

This was our first time at a Brazilian steakhouse. They have a wonderful salad bar. I tried a bit of everything. The meats that were served were cooked well and very tasty. But there wasn't much seasoning used. Maybe the because they offer many sauces...More

Thank merrie118
Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

My family goes to Chima every year for my birthday, and it lives up to the occasion. If you are a carnivore, you will love this place. It has beef, pork, fish, and bacon-wrapped everything. The salad bar is also impeccable. Food is served Brazilian...More

Thank Tyler M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What lambchop come with .price range
2 March 2017|
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Response from Chimasteakhouse | Property representative |
Hi! Our lamb chops is part of our rodizio meat service that includes 16 different meats, a gourmet salad bar with over 30 items and 5 hot sides that come to your table. $54.90 per person At the BAR area, you can have a... More
I understand that the meats are sliced from large skewers. Is it possible to get RARE meat, such as a filet? Also, I am allergic to certain spices - can you please advise what spices are used? Thank you.
1 January 2017|
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Response from Chimasteakhouse | Property representative |
Hi Rvartist! Yes! All meats are cooked to order, so you can choose the temperature and season (salt, garlic, etc.) Each meat has a different one, but you can ask the meat carvers, and they can answer any question! Our... More
Deborah S
cant really find any information on prices..how much is it per person for the all you can eat?..and what all is included..i know drinks are extra but we only drink water
21 November 2016|
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Response from Chimasteakhouse | Property representative |
Hi Deborah! Adult meat service rodizio, salad bar and sides $54.90 per person Adult salad bar, grilled fish and sides $34.90 per person Kids from 7-10 years old is half-price and under 6 years old is free of charge.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 54
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2142
  • Public Transportation: On the Light Rail, get off on 3rd and Convention Center, then Chima is 2 blocks away.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-601-4141
  • E-mail
Located in beautiful Center City Charlotte on 4th and Tryon, just a few blocks from Belk Theater, Over street Mall and the Bobcats Arena.Chima offers authentic Brazilian cuisine and chic dining experience. Enjoy appetizers and cocktails and the best view of Uptown Charlotte in our elegant upstairs lounge. Private rooms available for up to 150 guests