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Midwood Smokehouse

1401 Central Ave, Ste 101, Charlotte, NC 28205-5143
+1 704-295-4227
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burnt ends” (192 reviews)
“brisket” (378 reviews)
“hush puppies” (137 reviews)
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1401 Central Ave, Ste 101, Charlotte, NC 28205-5143
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Reviewed yesterday

Although we only got Take Out, we really recommend this place. The food is outstanding and the staff, even for take out, is friendly and exceedingly helpful. The atmosphere was casual and laid back yet comfortable for family groups as well as groups of friends....More

Thank GrannyGpgp
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

really enjoyed the bbq slaw. The brisket was very tender. Our waitress was filling in for another and ended up staying the whole time.

Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Midwood Smokehouse is one of my favorites! Great food and atmosphere. I have eaten here a lot, and every experience gets better and better. Love the bbq and hush puppies!

Thank WVgirl96
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Real southern bbq Everyone loves food! Family friendly That's about all I have to say Have fun and enjoy

Thank octdancer
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was my first time here at a friends suggestion. Not disappointed. Good barbecue. Good mac n cheese. Nice environment. Love restaurants with outdoor seating.

Thank adripink
Reviewed 4 days ago

Brisket and hush puppies were very good. Ribs were also well above average. Not crazy about nickel n' dime pricing for extras. This is not a cheap eats - I'd prefer to pay a higher price without the pricing schemes. Cole slaw and collard greens...More

Thank j952
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What can I say? First night out in Charlotte and this place was recommended by multiple people. Food was great. Drink selection was excellent. But the highlight was, without question, our gracious server. Nickey (and yes, I verified the spelling) served up home smoked meats...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Requested top 10 BBQ restaurant in Charlotte on my phone and this place came up #1. Arrived slightly after mid-day on Sunday and waited just a few minutes. Our waitress, Deah was charming, attentive, and very efficient. You can choose your meats with sauce or...More

Thank Fee551
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is amazing. The food is unbelievable, I didn't know what a hush puppy was before I went here, but now I can't get enough of them! I had the pulled pork and my wife had the salmon both were excellent. If I am...More

Thank obriendean
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our waitress, Laura, was very nice and personable. She suggested great food choices, made sure our drinks were filled, and removed dishes from the table as needed. Great experience

Thank nikblaarr
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How far are you from the Charlotte airport? We have 14; do you take reservations?
10 May 2017|
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Response from Jerry T | Reviewed this property |
20 to 30 mins depending on traffic, I do not think they take reservations But call ahead and check
We have never been to Midwood Smokehouse. We will be having guests from out of town.. who have requested a barbeque resturant that smokes and cooks with real wood on site...is Midwood Smokehouse our resturant?
7 April 2017|
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Response from Leslie G | Property representative |
Why yes it is! Check out our facebook page (Midwood Smokehouse) or google Midwood Smokehouse to go to our website for some awesome pics!
Beer or wine????
26 October 2016|
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Response from Leslie G | Property representative |
Yes, we have both beer and wine, in addition to a full bar and a great selection of bourbons. We hope to see you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 Central Ave, Ste 101, Charlotte, NC 28205-5143
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-295-4227
  • E-mail
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