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Chima Brazilian

2400 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-1582
+1 954-712-0580
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American, Gluten Free Options
2400 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-1582
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took my significant other out to celebrate her birthday. I had never been to Chima but heard great things about it. From the moment I had to valet my truck and walked in under the banyan trees in the courtyard I thought oh man this...More

Thank kava-kauboi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service in this restaurant is unbelievable. The servers and hostesses were constantly making sure our needs were met. The restaurant manager came around to make sure that everything was ok as well. Now let's talk food. This is a Brazilian steakhouse which I had...More

Thank graceison
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What I like about Chima, besides the food, is its location. It's located in between Ft Lauderdale beach to the east and the glitzier part of Las Olas to the west. On a breezy night, we like to walk off all that delicious food and...More

Thank Flshelley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would have to say a great place to eat. Meats were cooked to my liking and very tinder. Not Fogo, but held its own weight. I would definitely recommend and will eat here again. Staff and waitress were great!

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The finest dining experience I have had. Starting out with the salad bar. It is varied and excellent. The service is the best. You will never leave the place hungry. The whole evening is an eating experience. The food is brought around to your table...More

Thank Travelers2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Go hungry! Food is delicious! Service is wonderful! Salad bar is awesome. Can't say enough about how great this place is. Dinner was excellent. Just in town for my birthday and chose it based on reviews - was not disappointed. The jalapeño margarita is to...More

Thank Dlm2929
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The lamb was to die for. It was hands down my favorite of all the meats. But there are so many different types and cuts. Definitely worth it. The drinks are perfect, ambiance is great. The whole area the restaurant is in, is amazing. You...More

Thank Pablo N
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I am obsessed with Brazilian steak houses and eat there at least 3 times a month. I live near San Antonio which has four of them and have frequented all of them. I always look for this type of establishment wherever I travel so was...More

Thank txtopcat
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This was our second visit to Chima. A fun time for a large group, we had eight people. Staff is very attentive, food is amazing! I suggest eating light all day to save up for dinner!

Thank Angie K
Reviewed 18 May 2017

very noisy dining room, otherwise our experience was perfect. the meats, the salad bar, the desserts, the service were absolutely perfect. expensive, but, worth every penny.

Thank sarge-in-fla
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Yes - we are thinking about doing a staff party Dec. 16th for 12 people. do you have a private dining area for such a thing?
4 November 2016|
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Response from EatTravelJog | Reviewed this property |
Call directly They will make it happen
Is there a dress code? Can my husband wear shorts and Birkenstocks?
14 August 2016|
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Response from Rachel B | Reviewed this property |
It's Las Olas I would say a chic casual
Hello! My husband and I are thinking of dining here before our cruise ship departs the following day. We're wondering how expensive this might be for two people? And if it is, do you all feel that it is worth it? THANKS!
27 January 2016|
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Response from Wesley C | Reviewed this property |
Figure $60 a person for the buffet. The mixed bar drinks run around $10-$12 on average. For a couple, you are looking at about $20 more than if you went to Texas DE Brazil and about $40 more than if you went to The Knife... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2400 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-1582
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-712-0580
Located on the trendy Las Olas Boulevard just minutes from the beach, Chima offers a serene dining experience with a touch of exclusivity. The Fort Lauderdale location provides a chic dining experience from the minute you step foot into the captivating courtyard. The outside bar and courtyard provide an escape from the traditional happy-hour scene with our exceptional drink specials.
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