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Boardwalk Billy's Raw Bar & Ribs

) #138 of 1,997 Restaurants in Charlotte $$ - $$$ , American, Seafood
9005 J M Keynes Dr # 2, Charlotte, NC 28262-8438
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribs” (25 reviews)
“raw oysters” (5 reviews)
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Bar, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9005 J M Keynes Dr # 2, Charlotte, NC 28262-8438
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The outdoor seating here is a huge plus! Service was great - staff was friendly & we received everything quickly. We started with crab queso & BBQ nachos and both were tasty, although the nachos could have had more BBQ and a cheese sauce instead...More

Thank mandu18
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have probably been here five or six times within the past few months. I love the location and the setting on the water, so I really wanted this to be my go-to bar. However, the service is consistently slow and poor, which is very...More

Thank Kmata99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For years I had heard of Boardwalk Billy's and friends that had eaten there.... I guess I was sort of snobby and never thought of a place named Boardwalk Billy's being as delicious and efficient as they truly are. I don't know what I was...More

Thank CharloAsh17
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I go here every time I visit the area for business. The smoked wings are excellent and there is a wide beer selection on tap.

Thank WCC2011
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Visiting with family for one night and needed a place to accommodate all tastes. Atmosphere was fun, lots of seating available and waitress was attentive. Drinks and then food came quickly, even though it was a bust Friday night. Would definitely go there again when...More

Thank heathermcandrew
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We stopped here for lunch and were very surprised. It has the atmosphere of a Chili's so that is they type / qualify of food I expected. I had the bbq combo plate and chose smoked ribs and smoked turkey with coleslaw. It was absolutely...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

While on our business trip my colleague and I looked for a place to have dinner. We decided on somewhere close to the hotel that offered a variety of items on the menu. We were very happy with this restaurant. The views were relaxing and...More

Thank Beverly C
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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I am a recent college grad and have been here numerous times with friends, groups, dates, events... everything and have NEVER been disappointed!!! The food is always on point and the service is always A+! I am moving away from the area and will really...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

You have got to try the southern nachos! They are amazing. Eat on the patio for a dock side ambiance.

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Boardwalk Billy's was hands down the best food that I have eaten that entire week of stay in Charlotte. and quite possibly in a long time. when you go you have to try out their nachos. soo good. also, they have some of the best...More

Thank VSophiaj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9005 J M Keynes Dr # 2, Charlotte, NC 28262-8438
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > University City North
  • Neighbourhood: University City North
  • Phone Number: 7045037427
Come in for a bit, kick back and get away for a while. Great food, great drinks, laid back and friendly staff will transform a normal meal out into a chillin' experience! With 2 Charlotte locations to prop yourself up at, we've got you covered in the UNCC & Matthews Areas!
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