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Love's Fish Box

1104 Shelby Rd, Kings Mountain, NC 28086-2742
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Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Delivery
Most recent review
- Mar 22, 2014
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Dining options: Delivery
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17 reviews from our community

94% Recommend
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English first
Hickory, North Carolina
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76 reviews 76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

If you want that old-style, fish camp type food, where everything is fried and breaded, go to Love's. We found this place while traveling through town, and we liked it a lot. The food was hot and there was plenty of it. We should've shared a plate. If you've never been before, you order at the counter when you go... More

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Vidalia, Georgia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Stopped in at the Fish Box for a quick bite with friends and was pleasantly surprised. I ordered the small butterfly shrimp plate and was glad I got small. There were at least 12 nice sized, perfectly fried shrimp on the small plate. The plate came with fresh fries, really good hush puppies, and decent slaw. Service was counter style...order... More

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Pueblo, Colorado
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

We ordered catfish and had side order of okra. We got the senior portion but it was a huge amount of food. Was excellent and not greasy. You order first and then sit in the restaurant area which is decorated with all sorts of neat antiques. Very friendly and clean. Can't wait to go back!!

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

If you want a local flare, this is your place. While the price of entres are mostly over $10, you're going to get plenty of food for the price. If you go with the 2 or 3 item combo you can easily share with another adult. I personally suggest the flounder as it is always delicious.

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Vale, North Carolina
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

cute place best fish in the world hushpuppies are great they can be a meal, grill chicken has a super taste, always clean and friendly service. We go there once a week for lunch....

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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54 reviews 54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

My husband's grandfather loved going to Love's and we took him for his 97th birthday....it was the last time we've been. I look forward to going back. We ordered take out from there when my parents were in town. They don't have fish camps where they live. They loved it - and so do we! Always clean, friendly and service... More

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Olivehurst, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

Classic Southern fried fish, and it doesn't get any better. Fresh, made to order by people who have been doing this for a very long time.

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Kings Mountain, North Carolina
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

Can call in your order and usually its a very short wait. I love the salt and pepper shrimp. My family likes the chicken tenders and the catfish. Great place to eat in or take out.

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Never miss a chance to eat at Love's Fish Box when in the area. Resturant has changed from a little walk up to providing seats in a new building. Fish still prepared and fried to a satisfying meal.

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Kings Mountain
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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

You can get take-out or eat in. We like to eat there as the dining room is so nicely decorated and super clean. The staff is friendly and the fish is always hot and fresh. My husband and I have eaten here alot since they open and we have never been displeased. The prices are very fair.

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