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All 84 Kannapolis Restaurants

Varsity Bar-B-Q & Ice Cream

1907 S Cannon Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083-6107
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Ranked #13 of 84 Restaurants in Kannapolis
Mon 12:00 am - 2:00 am
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Dessert
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English first
Concord, North Carolina
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The fried fish sandwich is basically the only item I purchase and it is worth every penny. Delicious.

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Concord, North Carolina
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Home cooked quality, low prices and a Family atmosphere are all available at the Varsity. The Rib Special over the weekend is the best in our areas. It is a bit layed back and one may have to wait for a seat but all in all, it is well worth it. The Bakery good are also well worth it. Great... More 

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110 reviews 110 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Asked a friend where to go for a good burger. Really, really good. I had the deluxe that had cheese inside the burger. Really, really good! Fries were good too. Meal was $6.79 plus drink. Service very good and friendly. There is also a bakery that looked really, really good too! I'll be back soon!

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162 reviews 162 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

First time at the Varsity, it was quite a shock. I had heard some good things about this restaurant/bakery, and thought we would give it a try. The service is very slow to begin with. I had the chicken tenders, they were way too spicy, they left an odd taste in my mouth the rest of the night. I also... More 

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Greenville, North Carolina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I got their chopped barbeque, and it was really good. My daughter got their barbeque chicken and raved about how wonderful it was. Be prepared to eat, because you get alot of food! Very friendly and attentive waitresses :) One of the waitresses even let me try their slaw made with ketchup. It was not my favorite, but she was... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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132 reviews 132 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This is a local place with good BBQ with a choice of two sauces. The portion is very large and the food was delivered very quickly all 3 times I ate here. However, dont stop at just the BBQ. The seafood dinner is really good and MORE than you can eat. The meatloaf is sometimes a daily special and is... More 

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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

The best BLT's can be found here....wonderful. Also, I'll never bake again when I can stop at Party House and pick up the best pound cake ever. The cake is a must for any family event, party or vacation. If the locals (us) love it, you will too.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

I arrived at varsity barbecue at approximately 1130 AM after sitting in a booth for approximately 5 minutes with only two other tables in the restaurant I had to get up to find a waitress to take care of me who got my drink and asked me to wait for the other waitress because it wasn't her section I placed... More 

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Kannapolis, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

This is a small hole in the wall "mom & pop" bar-b-q restaurant/bakery. To their credit, they do have excellent food and the fresh bakery items ranging from cookies to full blown wedding cakes are delicious! The restaurant side main focus is Bar-b-q but they have daily specials ranging from meatloaf to the typical burger fare. They give you big... More 

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lebanon, tn
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This place is well worth a visit. We were looking for some home made NC bbq and we found a hidden gem for it. It is a great little hometown restaurant with wonderful food and they do not skimp on servings! Well priced and very friendly staff.

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Additional Information about Varsity Bar-B-Q & Ice Cream

Address: 1907 S Cannon Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083-6107
Phone Number: 704-932-4400
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Kannapolis
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 am - 2:00 am  11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Dessert

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