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Char'd Grill & Wine Bar


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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Steakhouse, Grill, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

A bespoke establishment with elements of industrial and steampunk design that incorporates vintage features with anachronistic modern technology. The interior creates a sassy and sophisticated fantasy world. At Char'd the emphasis is on unusual and innovative cuts of meat as well as the old time classics.Char'd team creates simple, yet innovative, elegant and flavourful food.
US$4 - US$28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Steakhouse, Grill, Wine Bar
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday

Delicious salads and steaks here. A special thank you to Renico who was exceptionally helpful and made our evening all the more enjoyable.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MEFH1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal here late January . Best restaurant we visited during our stay in South Africa. Staff were so helpful and friendly. Steaks were excellent both the fillet and ribeye very tasty. Calamari starter was delicious . Have recommended it to our...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Imelda51
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came here because Peartree was full. Easy to park close by. Primarily a Steakhouse, but plenty of other options as well. Calamari starter was divine. Main of Fillet steak was in my top 5 ever eaten - absolutely fantastic. Nice wine list and laid back...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Peter C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully cooked tempura prawns. Wonderful fillet steak and great side of fries and veg. Followed by a shared sweet. Good wines by the glass. One of the best meals yet in S.A Served by “Welcome” who was attentive and friendly.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank robertwH1118WF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked here because it is a sister to The Pear Tree and we called in two days before our booking and were shown the impressive cabinets with dry-aged beef hanging in them. This is supposed to be what is special about this restaurant and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank reef-bore
Petri H, Owner at Char'd Grill & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

HI Thank you for your review, unfortunately Hermanus had a bad fire, this resulted in no electricity for 2 days. we tried to keep all fridges running but our luck the meat fridge went faulty, that cased all our dry aged beef to go rancid...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited this restaurant for our anniversary dinner. Delicious steaks and very attentive, friendly and knowledgeable staff. We were presented with a free desert to share which was divine. good experience all round.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JTH1957
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service is slow. It took over 2 hours to have a main and one dessert., and the restaurant was quiet as quoted by a member of the staff. We waited 20 mins for our drinks, 40 mins for our steak and chips, and additional...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JohnJGreenfield
Petri H, Owner at Char'd Grill & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

HI Mr Greenfield Sorry to hear that you did not enjoy ur experience with us I will investigate the matter and get back to you asap Thank you for your feedback Kind Regards Petri

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had some of the best steak during our trip to South Africa at Char'd. Great service and ambience.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here last night, the food was fresh, extremely well cooked and delicious as was the wine (Hartenberg Cab Sav). We were served by a lovely young lady, very polite, helpful however her name now escapes me!!! Probably because of the wine but thank you...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mrtjsl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were impressed with the display of hanging beef dry aging. We were eating on a Saturday night so made sure we booked. We had one of their lovely booths. We started with their gin tasting and their gin 'sniffers'. We took our own red...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 615DianeP
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