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Charcoal Grill

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8535 Old Harford Rd, Parkville, MD 21234-3940
+1 410-668-9212
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

This sandwich is one of the best BBQ Pulled pork sandwiches I've had in a very long time! The sandwich is made with the tastiest BBQ sauce and meats cut fresh daily, atop a colossal roll!!! Customer service is not necessarily THE best, but it isn't terrible. The best sides are the BBQ baked beans and macaroni salad. Believe me... More 

Thank 536aletaw
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Really fantastic pit beef sandwiches. And I recently kicked pork and beef from my diet, so the pit turkey does not disappoint either. The fries though... yesssss. Bomb.com. This is a much better option for "fast food" than most in the Parkville area.

Thank Sarah L
Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

This was the first place we discovered when we moved into Parkville. I ate Charcoal Grill almost every night while I was rehabbing our house! i love the chopped beef sandwich, my kids love the chicken tenders and the fires are the best you can find anywhere!

Thank Jaybaylor
Baltimore, Maryland
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

We always go with the jumbo fries and pit beef sandwich with their homemade bbq sauce. They always have coupons in the local Valupak.

Thank kforr11
Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2015

On our first visit for takeout, we tried the sampler and a sandwich with both Pit Beef and Pit Ham. The ribs were very good with the meat extremely tender and falling off the bone, and the pit beef was excellent. The ham was good, too, although it was a very fatty cut. The Buffalo wings left a lot to... More 

Thank RyryE
Abingdon, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2015

The pit beef is very good. There isn't anywhere to sit and eat - purely a take-out spot. I always like to drop by here whenever I'm in the Parkville area. The price of the "value" meals are a bit high.

Thank Kimberly K
Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2015

Have gone here several times over the years but wasn't very happy with the quality last time. My wife stopped in to pick up dinner and the quality was muchly improved. The time before the amount of meat on the sandwich was not very much. This time we had nice big sandwiches and they were prepared very well. The fries... More 

Thank blues4545
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2014

If you just wish to pick up a quick sandwich or two, this place is convenient and we have always been satisfied. There is a good variety of sandwiches they also have ribs, which are not my favorite, so I have not tried them, but they seem to be pretty popular.

Thank Michael D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2014

I stop in here all the time and it is a great little place for food to go. Speedy service, and good food. the pit beef, pit turkey and pit ham are all excellent. I like the fries - like ocean city fries... Put a little malt vinegar on them and a big taste-gasm happens!

Thank DavieBgood
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

You will not be disappointed with your visit. The ribs are wonderful, fall off the bone wonderful. The sandwiches are great also (love the sandwich of the month each time). The bay wings excellent. Drive up and enjoy

Thank NykkyLewis

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Barbecue, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8535 Old Harford Rd, Parkville, MD 21234-3940
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Parkville
  • Phone Number: +1 410-668-9212

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?