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“Great Place”
Review of The King's Kitchen

The King's Kitchen
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Ranked #16 of 2,386 Restaurants in Charlotte
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Church
Charlotte
Level 5 Contributor
59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Great Place”
Reviewed October 4, 2012 via mobile

This is a great place to take family who come into town! The food is good but it also depends on what u get. Great environment

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English first
Sydney, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Very attentive staff, good foray into southern food”
Reviewed September 28, 2012

We were in town for the DNC and had dinner here one night. The staff are very attentive and took pride and time in explaining the dishes to us.
There is only one vegetarian entree option and it is essentially a choice of 4 side dishes to make up a meal. While the staff were very good at explaining which of the side dishes were 'safe' for a vegetarian, 4 side dishes does not really substitute for a proper main meal.
It was a good way to experience southern food and prices matched the atmosphere and decor of the restaurant.

Visited August 2012
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Level 6 Contributor
105 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
“Good Southern Cooking”
Reviewed September 15, 2012

I have been to King's Kitchen several times and each was a good experience. This time we started out with the cheese plate which was well done. Of course, be sure to ask for their biscuits with honey. It might not go with a cheese plate, but you must have it with your entree! My friend wanted the seared scallops, but asked to have them on a salad rather than over the succotash. They were more than happy to accommodate her. I ordered the flat iron steak, which was amazingly flavorful. For sides, I had collards and cheese grits .....NOT cheesy grits! They were just as tasty as the ones my mother used to make and I've never been able to duplicate.

Visited September 2012
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Brooklyn, NY
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Great Fried Chicken!”
Reviewed September 11, 2012

Stopped by the King's Kitchen for dinner during the DNC on a recommendation. Fried chicken was juicy and delicious. Sides were mac and cheese, mashed potatoes and a side salad. Very glad the side salad was available, because I don't think I could have handled anything else. Paired with a great glass of wine, it was a thoroughly enjoyable meal.

  • Visited September 2012
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Level 6 Contributor
121 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Good food but questionable atmosphere”
Reviewed September 2, 2012

The food and service was wonderful but the restroom and the restaurant floor was a little dirty. I ordered the fried chicken and my husband had the ribs. Our friends ordered a vegetable plate and the fried chicken. All the food was soul food delicious, but I'm not sure I'd go back.

  • Visited August 2012
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