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Black's Barbecue

2902 York Hwy, Gastonia, NC 28052-6262
+1 704-867-0941
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“sandwich” (11 reviews)
“minced bbq” (3 reviews)
“gaston county” (4 reviews)
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2902 York Hwy, Gastonia, NC 28052-6262
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since I grew up in Gastonia, going to Black's was a routine regularly, but since I left anytime I return to the area, I HAVE to visit Blacks for the slawburgers...It's not a hamburger with slaw but just slaw on a hamburger bun, of course,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Golfguymb
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Blacks BBQ is small and unassuming on the outside, but packed with flavor, friendly staff, and customers on the inside.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lore S
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

This is not BBQ to me.If you’re from Gaston county and grew up on this place,I get it.It’s got old charm but the BBQ sucks.I paid $8 for 2 BBQ sandwiches that honestly tasted like it was from the frozen section of a grocery store.Not...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank HardJax
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

I love the food at Black’s but decided to try a cheeseburger for a change. Remember the add “where’s the beef”? Exactly. The burger patty is VERY thin. With the bread, lettuce, tomato, onion and cheese I don’t think I tasted any meat. Disappointed.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank jcman92374
Reviewed November 15, 2017

So, if you are looking for what a person from GA considers the best BBQ, this is not the place. It has a rich history and has good BBQ with slaw. In the past, we never bought just sandwiches but bought the meat and slaw...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank DuglaR
Reviewed November 4, 2017

I can't come to Gastonia without coming to Blacks for Minced BBQ with slaw... and their slawburgers....Came here as kid and continue to return each and everytime I visit Gastonia. Best BBQ in town.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Golfguymb
Reviewed April 29, 2017

This is one of my all time favorite places to eat EVER! I grew up eating Black's bbq and it was always a special treat. I don't live local anymore but I always try to get it when I am close by! I gladly go...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Reviewit2016
Reviewed April 5, 2017

We were visiting family and my husband and I LOVE your food. It took some convincing but we finally got our 9 yr. old daughter to try it. She is now hooked and looks forward to eating there again when we return!

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank kristybest
Reviewed March 24, 2017

me and my fiance joe love this place! i love the minced bb and he likes the sliced!! my name is elisa and i live in Belmont N.C.! Go try this bbq little place in Gastonia NC.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank elisafourpoints
Reviewed January 7, 2017

After researching an authentic bar-b-q stop for our road trip to Atlanta, we were pleased to take a detour for this small family restaurant. The food was inexpensive, plentiful, and came out quickly to get us back on the road.

Date of visit: July 2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2902 York Hwy, Gastonia, NC 28052-6262
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-867-0941
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