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The King's Kitchen

129 W Trade St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2143
+1 704-375-1990
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (70 reviews)
“cornbread” (35 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
129 W Trade St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2143
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Reviewed January 18, 2016

I just want to go back for the Macaroni & Cheese! Everything was wonderful. Service was excellent and Food was exceptional!

Thank alicia j
Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

I chose to eat at this restaurant based on the reviews and it was across the street from the Marriott city center that I was staying in. The restaurant was very clean and trendy. The staff were extremely friendly. I love fried chicken so I...More

Thank NoWorries21
Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

I enjoyed the baked bbq chicken with three sides. The chicken was perfectly baked and the sauce was perfect. Collard greens were the 2nd best I've ever had, and I've had a lot of collards in my life. My other sides were Mac and cheese...More

Thank LargeLadDad
Reviewed December 22, 2015

Excellent, affordable southern comfort food that uses all profits to support locl ministries. We enjoyed a family lunch while staying at the Marriott City center. Interior is clean and trendy and wait staff is fantastic. Burgers were fantastic. Vegetables were our favorites and the desserts...More

1  Thank Kimela F
Reviewed December 16, 2015

While visiting Charlotte, we spontaneously stopped into The King's Kitchen, since it looked so warm and inviting, through the windows we saw people clearly enjoying themselves and their food. We didn't have reservations, so we sat at the "bar" which is "u" shaped and warmly...More

Thank Gayle R
Reviewed December 12, 2015

Stopped for lunch and it was worth it, The food portions are plentiful and budget friendly. What makes this place really special is that they close from 2 to 5 on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday to serve the homeless and have bible study. The staff...More

Thank Prophetess Ange... S
Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

How often do you find farm to table casual dining restaurant with delicious southern cuisine.......that is also a non profit organization with a mission to feed the homeless? If that isn't enough, my waiter enthusiastically shared how they have daily bible study and also run...More

Thank Roquita C
Reviewed November 29, 2015

First of all, this place had the NICEST and FRIENDLIEST staff of any restaurant I've ever been to in my life! A shout out to our waitress Charity - the sweetest smile and most attentive server. We tipped her well and she deserved it. The...More

Thank Laura A
Reviewed November 27, 2015

Wow the food was cold when it got to us! The place did not have alot of people in there. That should have told us! Spent alot on crap food never again ! Wow Charlotte NC this is not food I cook better than this!...More

Thank 307angel
Reviewed November 24, 2015

Great atmosphere, great food and the proceeds go to help missions. The prices are reasonable. They play Christian music

Thank Tammy 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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
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
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