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Midwood Smokehouse

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1401 Central Ave, Ste 101, Charlotte, NC 28205-5143
+1 704-295-4227
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Denver, North Carolina
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103 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fun place! Enjoyed eating outside this past Saturday with family. We had a variety of entree's starting off with hushpuppies and beer. I had two different BBQ based tacos. the mac & Cheese is great, especially if you try the "loaded" version. Very good service. Plates were large, including the salads.

Thank PonyMan132
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Yet to be disappointed with Midwood. Plaza is the original but you will not be disappointed with the quality in Ballantyne either. Try the pork burnt ends and bacon wrapped jalepenos. Good beer selection, good staff

Thank derelicted
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited Midwood Smokehouse yesterday and HAD to return again today before we leave town. It's a cool rustic environment there with a choice of indoor or outdoor seating.1st day, I had the cuban sandwich and grilled vegetables. A nice mix of zucchini, squash, tomatoes, portabella mushrooms, etc. The most AMAZING vegetables I've EVER had! Sandwich was great as well... More 

Thank michellemcgee2015
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a great time with our friends at Midwood Smokehouse. Was good food and a fun atmosphere. If you go on a weekend night with a large party, be ready to wait - but I guess you can say that about most places. I liked the burnt ends more than the beef brisket, but it was all good. Friends... More 

Thank David M
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok, and you are not expecting to eat a healthy meal when you go to a BBQ place in the Carolinas. But, as the waistlines of the population continue to grow, it would be great if restaurants could serve something healthy on the menu. Smoked chicken breast would be great but organic chicken. Vegetables were cooked way too much and... More 

Thank Kristi B
Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered in & requested extra Brisket. When the food arrived I was very upset trying to feed 4 boys. I did take pictures & emailed my frustrations to the restaurant including my phone #. No one ever replied, dead silence. If it was my company I would have taken some action. Will never order or give them my business... More 

1 Thank beachsand2016
Stephanie K, Guest Relations Manager at Midwood Smokehouse, responded to this review

Beachsand2016, Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns with us. Know that we take your feedback seriously and will communicate with our culinary team for immediate follow up. What you have described is not the norm and we apologize for that. Can you please contact me at comments@fsfoodgroup.com and include the photo of the food as well... More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great time with good friends. Pork and chicken always smoked to perfection. The sides are great. The mac-n-cheese is my favorite! Great for bulk carry out too.

Thank Crystal R
Stephanie K, Guest Relations Manager at Midwood Smokehouse, responded to this review

Hey Crystal! The mac n cheese is a great side choice.. or the bacon wrapped jalapenos.. or the sweet potato fries.. or basically any of the sides. We do offer a great group to go menu that is perfect for any type of event! Thanks for stopping by. More 

New York City, New York
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Major disappointment. I was in town for a football game with some friends. We were a party of 10. First upon calling to see if they could accommodate us at 2pm, we were told they don't take reservations and it would be doubtful. This turned out to be overly optimistic of their business. We had someone in the group arrive... More 

Thank Nick S
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some of the best pulled pork in Charlotte. Their mac and cheese and coleslaw pass the test, & their bacon wrapped jalapeños are great. Don't skip the banana pudding; it's a must have!

Thank StewartDC515
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food busy location good service highly recommend this restaurant. Can use the No Wait App to get inline before you arrive!

Thank Michael F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, 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
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?