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City Smoke


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Local cuisine, American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options

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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Bar, Barbecue
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Reservations, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

We got there when they opened and were sat immediately. The service was friendly. I had the combo platter to try a variety of things. The Texas ribs were my favorite with a spicey dry rub. I was happy that they had a children's menu...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tiffanydawnw
Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

I had a business dinner at City Smoke and highly recommend it. The brisket and chopped pork were flavorful and moist, with excellent sauces. Everyone loved their sides, especially the mac and cheese and cauliflower (try it, it was excellent). Really good beer selection as...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank billp176
Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

Went to this place because it had a few high remarks on my gluten free site. Had the brisket with potatoes. The meal was dry to say the least. Drinks were also ok. Doubt I will ever return here if I visit Charlotte again.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ma B
Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

My daughter, niece, nephew and I chose to have dinner here when in town during restaurant week in Charlotte. We had reservations and were seated almost immediately. Our waiter, Drew was awesome, very attentive and knew the menu well and made great suggestions. We all...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jaimes363
Reviewed February 3, 2019

My service last week wAs top notch food was just ok and too expensive for ok. My brisket and Mac and cheese came out barely warm which was very disappointing.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank brandonb937
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

I went multiple times and like the Prime Burger with an egg. The bar staff were friendly and the overall atmosphere is nice. Also thought the pulled pork was good.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank russellenglish75
Reviewed January 23, 2019

We made reservations for a Saturday night. If you are going on a weekend I would recommend making reservations. All of the tables were full while we were there. We had the brisket and the ribs which were both delicious!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KellyL824
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

We ate here before going to a concert at the Spectrum center. The food was amazing! I had the hummus with chicken and it was so tasty! We will definitely eat here again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ambesana
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Food was great service was impeccable definitely recommend this cool spot for lunch or dinner or business meeting check it out I had the brisket with the macaroni & cheese & Brussel sprouts terrific

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kingluxtravel
Reviewed November 3, 2018

First thing you notice is that there is actually no smoke. Going to have to assume they are using liquid smoke or maybe even chips. Being in the city isn’t going to allow for a bunch of wood burning all day. We both had the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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