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Sweet Potatoes

529 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2914
+1 336-727-4844
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (57 reviews)
“potatoes” (331 reviews)
“fried okra” (71 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
529 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2914
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Reviewed yesterday

Since we attend a downtown church, we like to visit local area restaurants for lunch. Sweet Potatoes is one of our favorites. They have moved to a larger space but still have that quaint down home hospitality. The food never disappoints. My favorite is chicken...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank yelrotx
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have always loved Sweet Potatoes, especially the fried okra and fried green tomatoes. Those items, along with several other appetizers, were wonderful. While my entree was good, it was not as good as it is most of the time. I was a little disappointed,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bmedlin3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waiter and the food were very good. I asked for suggestions and he knew his stuff. He read off the menu in his head by experience. I can't wait to return to try one of the cocktails.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michelle_Michelled
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an absolutely wonderful time at this restaurant. Daniel was our server and bartender and he really made our dining and drinking experience special. We had Irish coffees (superb) then followed by a cocktail called Miss Ginny's. It was wonderful. Everything from starters to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mskingfish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was told while in town for business that I had to try Sweet Potatoes, and I am so glad I did! The atmosphere was inviting and the staff was warm and friendly, especially Fred at the bar. At the suggestion of the staff, I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GoodTimeGal78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner again at Sweet Potatoes last night, before a concert downtown. We had excellent cocktails at the bar while waiting for a table. The bartenders were busy but friendly, and our table wait was pleasant. Our dinners were the signature...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rabass00
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Great local place. We came with my mother and my 6yo son and we all loved it. The flavors are spot on and the service was great. There is no kids menu, but there are several things that will make them happy. My son had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Muddcatt1
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Great spot for for soul food and local bites. The owners are a very beautiful couple. Keep up the good work.

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

We've tried just about everything on the menu, and you can't go wrong with anything you choose - lunch or dinner. The Southern flavors are simply delicious. The biggest challenge you'll face at Sweet Potatoes is finding room for dessert - even if you've failed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brian0ntheGo
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Great brunch today. Just relocated to NC for work and spent the weekend in WS for business meetings. Today’s brunch was the best part of our dining experience this weekend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mmcanciliere
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April 4, 2018|
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Response from hawk_roamer | Reviewed this property |
If they have one I didn't see nor asked for it. I feel they would accommodate you the best they could. They were very attentive to us and other patrons in restaurant.
November 26, 2017|
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Response from MsV_Victoria_P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to take so long, but yes, if your children are friendly to restaurants and other customers 😉
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 529 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2914
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-727-4844
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