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9330 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-4508
704-321-2261
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 16
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 1
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Food was good, service was slow

We came in for lunch on a Monday, and for some reason it took a while to get a server to our table. Once they had taken our order the food took a while to get out. The food was good, no real complaints there. I was a little annoyed that we had asked for biscuits, hoping they'd come out... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
jrobba
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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249 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

We came in for lunch on a Monday, and for some reason it took a while to get a server to our table. Once they had taken our order the food took a while to get out. The food was good, no real complaints there. I was a little annoyed that we had asked for biscuits, hoping they'd come out... More 

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Rancho Mirage, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

What was I thinking - ordering a burger at a Cracker Barrel restaurant? Yes - it was like biting into jerky hamburger meat, but without any seasoning to disguise the taste. It was the worst, most over-cooked burger I have ever seen. Dry. Tough. Maybe if I left the burger in the thickest, mushiest bun ever, I would not have... More 

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Scarsdale, New York
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

feeling like a meal at off times? this is the place to go. you can have breakfast anytime. and if you go at off hours they are not crowded and are relatively pleasant. one Cracker Barrel is pretty much the same as another. It excels at plain, good, old fashioned, comfort food. You will not encounter Haute Cuisine, thankfully. They... More 

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Forest City, North Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Any time I get a chance to eat a Cracker Barrel, it's on. This place was no exception. Great food, service, and the decor is always fun to look at.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Have grown to expect better than average all vegetable plate (by chain standards) from CB, but this one came in small portions and was bland.

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Matthews, North Carolina
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52 reviews 52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Casual dining with a menu that spans egg dishes, sandwiches & burgers, and "homestyle" meals such as fried chicken and meatloaf. Service is usually efficient and friendly. Be prepared for a wait during weekend meal hours. Of course, they are committed to make that wait easier by giving you a huge country-store type gift shop to roam through (and hopefully... More 

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Accokeek, Maryland
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I love Cracker Barrel's breakfast. Hot coffee, large fluffy pancakes, crisp bacon and soft scrambled eggs... the breakfast of champions (LOL). Everything was DELICOUS!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

For chain restaurants, the staff can make or break the experience. The staff here was all very friendly and kind. I felt like I was amongst family.

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Ontario
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108 reviews 108 reviews
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We went here for dinner. The wide variety on the menu, the pleasant staff and browsing through the unique souvenirs always attract us to Cracker Barrel. The meals we ordered were delicious and nutritious.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Cracker Barrel is usually very good and this one is no exception. I always enjoy eating here. Stopped for breakfast and it was very good.Service was good and the price is in line with any place else you might go. I will stop again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9330 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-4508
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Matthews
  • Phone Number: 704-321-2261

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?