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The King's Kitchen

129 W Trade St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2143
+1 704-375-1990
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fried chicken” (80 reviews)
“cornbread” (40 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (40 reviews)
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
129 W Trade St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2143
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food here Nice place with good atmosphere Great people lovely service Good food place to eat in Aonang

Thank Vaishnavi K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in town for a conference and walked to King's Kitchen for a quick lunch and was not disappointed. I was solo and asked to be seated at the bar. I saw several large plates of BBQ chicken meals coming out and so the...More

Thank Daryn L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is consistently very good. The service is as well. You also have to love a restaurant with a great purpose and mission. Highly recommended.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I were in Charlotte for a conference and we decided to go to Kings Kitchen for dinner. This restaurant has a number of wonderful options for dinner, fresh with a southern flair. Everyone at our table loved their meal, flavorful and perfectly...More

Thank pattignv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not only does this restaurant boast a great mission it has excellent cuisine. Delicious local sourced ingredients prepared and presented exquisitely. Rather like fine dining in a more casual atmosphere. The lump crab cake appetizer was especially delicious as was each meal our group ordered...More

Thank pbailar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the mission of this place I chose to visit on my birthday. I called ahead at 645 to ask if they were busy and was told yes. Now I am used to NY where u can eat good at anytime of the night...More

Thank PastorSharin W
Reviewed September 6, 2018

This was highly rated and near our hotel. We went in, looked at the very abbreviated menu. The first 2 options we wanted were not available. If you have a small menu to begin with, it is a good idea to have your items available....More

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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Not only is this a delightful place to have a meal, it is a place where lives of those who are broken are restored by giving them an opportunity to restore there life through a relationship with their creator through Jesus! Food (4/5) - Best...More

Thank Klokas
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Traveling in from out of town we were looking for good southern food and found great southern food! Most of us got the fried chicken which was incredible and another party really enjoyed the shrimp and grits. The only disappointment was that they didn’t have...More

Thank DeWayne M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The restaurant is very inviting and service was fantastic. The fried chicken is one of the best I havae ever had!

Thank Leslie L
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Robert T
July 3, 2017|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, i believe they do.
May 9, 2017|
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Response from Terry428 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we had a group of 55 there once, but they shut down to the public that night, so be sure to call ahead and schedule the event.
December 3, 2016|
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Response from Classtraveler2011 | Reviewed this property |
I don' drink, but yes they do have a bar. You can sit at the bar also
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 W Trade St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2143
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-375-1990
  • E-mail
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