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Char Broil Restaurant

2450 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3121
+1 585-473-4960
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pumpkin soup” (2 reviews)
“home fries” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
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American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2450 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3121
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Reviewed yesterday

We were in town to visit our daughter who is going to school at U of R. We visit 2 or 3 times a year, and we are always looking for some place local (not a chain) to eat at. Trip Advisor to the rescue...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed yesterday

Char Broil is an iconic restaurant along Monroe Avenue near a Route 590 entrance/exit ramp. Seating is in booths and tables in a fairly large dining area. It is typical to have a line waiting for a table at lunchtime, but the wait is usually...More

Thank Bobs3636
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We both enjoyed Reuben sandwiches which were well made, tastey, and not greasy . There are many “locals” but we received good service

Thank Zinni49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited this Diner several times and have never been disappointed. I love the unlimited salad bar and it is better than the "typical salad bar" I try to get there before dinner time as the lines do get long. I highly recommend this...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Went there for supper with a couple of friends. I had a ribeye sandwich, which was cooked just as I asked for and my friends had a pot pie and the other 1/2 a chicken. My ribeye tasted great as did my girlfriends chicken pot...More

2  Thank Bernie C
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Service was friendly and spot on timing. Food was praised by all. Just reviewed a top end resturant in Tampa Florida where the bill was over $200 for two and the food and service couldn’t come close to the CharBroil where the bill was about...More

1  Thank rrosenbloom
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Was hungry one afternoon and this place is near my new job, so I decided to try it. Had the chili, and it was excellent. Not very spicy, but great flavor. I very rarely find chili worth eating at diners, so I was happy. Stopped...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Service was not very good. Order did not come out complete, had to send eggs back and then waited a long time for their return. Did not get hot meat sauce, had to get up and get it at the counter. Prices have gone up....More

Thank Mokondis S
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant with very friendly staff. Busy Sunday morning and the place was run very efficiently to minimize the wait. Good food with tasty home fries. Great stop while we were out of town

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I just noticed that I had never reviewed the Char Broil restaurant on Monroe Ave in the Town of Brighton, New York. How could I have been so neglectful to not rate my favorite Breakfast restaurant. I usually eat here twice a month and I...More

Thank Alain L
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Denise W
15 February 2018|
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Response from Larry F | Reviewed this property |
They do not accept reservations. Do not be intimidated by the line inside. It move quickly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2450 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3121
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-473-4960
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