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mac's Speed Shop

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$$ - $$$
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2511 South Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28203
+1 704-522-6227
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There were four of us and both couples ordered a sample Platter. Plenty of food for two people. They have a great selection of alcoholic beverages including micro brewery beers. The place has tons of Flat Screens to watch a game or multiple games. The assortment of chicken and pork barbecue were amazing. The beef brisket was very flavorful but... More 

Thank Sandy R
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great brisket, pulled pork, mac 'n cheese, and typical southern sides. Loud, busy, yet friendly atmosphere!

Thank sharon d
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The first time I came here unfortunately was not a good one. Got a heaping helping of gristle in my 'cue. Decided to give it a few more chances and each time has been better than the last. It's great when you find out a mistake is just that and the food is actually very good. Now one of my... More 

Thank scotthomewood
West Columbia, South Carolina
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I live in Columbia, SC and a few times a year my husband and I drive and hour to Charlotte just so we can eat here. The collard greens are AMAZING and you have to try there sauces. We always purchase the vinegar base.

Thank Chelsie L
Fort Mill, South Carolina
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Love the atmosphere, and the food. The BBQ sandwich and the Mac and Cheese are amazing, seriously. It's a great place to grab dinner and a drink. The fried pickles are also amazing!

Thank ashleymichelleboston
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on a Saturday and although there was a lot of people it wasn't crowded. Service was quick and the food was great. Plenty of college basketball on several tvs to keep up with the games. Recommend if in the area.

Thank Chris P
Greensboro, North Carolina
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Awesome food, sauces and atmosphere! If you travel to Charlotte, NC, you must visit Mac's Speed Shop (2511 S. Blvd.) and order the platter, "A whole Lot of Stuff" ... enough to feed 2 hungry folks or 3-4 average hungry eaters! (Choose 4: Hand Pulled Pork, Beer Can Chicken, St. Louis Ribs, Texas Beef Sausage, or Beef Brisket).

Thank Cheryl S
Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Alrighty. So place looks like a biker bar from the outside but give it a chance. Great beer selection and the smoked wings are good. The barbecue isn't bad but the bean burger with bacon is awesome. Prices are moderate.

Thank Nicole C
The Woodlands, Texas
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We landed at the airport in Charlotte and asked the folks at the rental car place where they recommend eating and the favorite was Mac's Speed Shop. We had their wings and a burger and both were incredible! Not a lot of parking, but once inside you are in for a treat!

Thank muzzician
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102 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Parking can be a bit tight on weekends however the post office across the street is handy to leave your car. Good selection of draft beers excellent Wings, ribs and typical sports bar fare with tasty BBQ and sauces galore.

Thank Jim L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2511 South Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28203
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Dilworth
  • Neighborhood: Dilworth
  • Phone Number: +1 704-522-6227

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?