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Midwood Smokehouse

12410 Johnston Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277-2575
+1 980-430-1086
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“burnt ends” (32 reviews)
“brisket” (63 reviews)
“banana pudding” (21 reviews)
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Barbecue, American, Gluten Free Options
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12410 Johnston Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277-2575
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for an early lunch and once again could not resist the burnt ends. They were truly the best ever. Oh my! I think their sweet potato fries are the best I’ve ever had and my husband is crazy about the pickled onions. Great...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DebbieD256
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good barbecue. We tried most of the meat options but unanimously chose the brisket as the best. The beer selection, the sides, the atmosphere and the service were all very good too. Cant wait for my daughter and son in law to arrive in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank khub79
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made reservations in advance for a party of 10. We were seated immediately on a moderately busy Sunday. Service was efficient and portions of pulled pork & chicken were generous. All the food arrived hot and server did a good job in explaining the different...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank stevey654
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here for dinner while visiting family in NC. As Californians, we don't get great BBQ unless it's tri-tip. It was a real treat to eat here, and we liked it so much we stopped by again on our way to the airport. Burnt...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ZiggyInSB
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Okay so we are TEXANS from TEXAS and we are jused to eating BEEF! Since moving to North Carolina, most places we tried only offer pork BUT Midwood offers pork and BEEF. The atmosphere is great and food is delicious. We even met the manager...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Trip795578
Reviewed 6 November 2018

No matter what location you go to, Midwood has the BEST brisket in Charlotte!!!! Their sides are awesome and the little pickled onions are the best!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Angelo G
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is my go too when I want the best Bar B Que. I absolutely love this place. Food is always Yummy. I also love the brisk, mix it up. Sides are to die for and the deserts are so darn good. You get your...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Southerntraveler9
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Not your run of the mill NC BBQ restaurant. They have a bent toward smoky flavor and do it right. I had brisket ends that were smoky and delicious. The sides of baked beans and cream corn were also great. Followed that up with some...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Steve H
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Me and my colleague was there after 30 hours of flights, and tried Tacos which was great tastes. We had couple of drinks snacks at the outside tables and had really good times to wipe out jet lag and tiredness.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank FarukMuktadir
Reviewed 8 October 2018

I've enjoyed three business dinners there. Very consistent, tasty, and filling. We always get an order of the burnt ends to share as an appetizer. Plated entrees are large, and filling, I am always stuffed and happy when I leave. Service can be a bit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rtravelsagain
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Ashley M
18 June 2018|
Response from stevey654 | Reviewed this property |
12 March 2017|
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Response from FSFGGuestRelations | Property representative |
With the Combo Platter, you get a choice of two sides, as well as hush puppies and pickled onions. You side choices are: Coleslaw or BBQ slaw, Sweet Potato Fries, Crinkle Cut Fries, and Hush Puppies. For a dollar more you... More
12 July 2016|
Response from FSFGGuestRelations | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in Midwood Smokehouse. We typically only have St. Louis style ribs on the menu but sometimes feature baby back ribs on the weekend. We typically demonstrate both baby back and St. Louis style... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12410 Johnston Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277-2575
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 980-430-1086
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