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Carolina Kitchen & BBQ Co

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950 Glendale Ave, Sparks, NV 89431-5792
+1 775-359-4776
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“catfish” (5 reviews)
“brisket” (6 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
950 Glendale Ave, Sparks, NV 89431-5792
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We came here for lunch a little afternoon on a Friday. It's not in the fanciest of locations since it is an industrial area. Immediately after exiting the vehicle, the smell Smoked Meats fills your nose. The aroma gets even stronger after entering. Inside it...More

Thank magnoliaeleven
Reviewed February 1, 2018

Everything I've had here has been fantastic, catfish, chicken, pulled pork, brisket, sausage. Collard greens are perfectly southern, fried okra can't be beat in the area, and the black eyed peas are just right. They also have real sweet tea and a great selection of...More

Thank rjb193
Reviewed January 25, 2018

We just had lunch at Carolina Kitchen. Their special on Thursday is fried chicken. Better than finger licking good! I think they have the best fried okra, sweet potato fries and other sides!

Thank Lynn B S
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

The mac and cheese is a no go.. tasted way too milky, almost like a dessert. The brisket is good but they don't give you enough of it in my opinion. My combo two meats had maybe 4 fork fulls of brisket.

Thank Evey Q
Reviewed October 11, 2017

My experience has always been fabulous. The bbq is tender. Normally buy the bbq dinner. Comes with a side (slaw, beans or potato salad), corn bread, and a drink. The dining area seems a bit old fashion with bbq sauce holder (several varieties of sauces)....More

Thank Amy A
Reviewed October 9, 2017

This place is located in a small business industrial park setting. The decor is very much like a lunch room and you place your order yourself and pick it up just like a fast food place. The food is OK and the portions large.

Thank flyfisher199
Reviewed July 27, 2017

We have enjoyed their BBQ meats over the years but the Friday AYCE Fish Fry is the winner. Good selection of draft beers (by the pitcher of course) and tasty side options. there is a side bar called Mud Bugs for regulars but it is...More

Thank Bark M
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Tried Carolina Kitchen while in Reno for a convention so we decided to check out this place. All three of us, who do bbq as a hobby, weren't very pleased. Pork and brisket was very tough probably due to "crutching" after smoking and when reheated...More

1  Thank 808imiloa
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Went with my best friend he'd been telling me about this place that has the best bbq and fried catfish... so we went nothing fancy or slick about the building or dinning area, but, the food was amazing, my friend definitely steered me right on...More

Thank Nor8560
Reviewed August 23, 2016

This is my favorite (and only) place for fantastic BBQ. Their menu is extensive and everything is worth trying. I always order and eat there and take an order to go. My favorite is the 2-way with chicken and ribs. All the sides are good...More

Thank Karla C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Glendale Ave, Sparks, NV 89431-5792
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Sparks
  • Phone Number: +1 775-359-4776
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