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) #36 of 1,981 Restaurants in Charlotte $$ - $$$ American, Barbecue,
228 West Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28203-4404
+1 704-333-7070
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“white slaw” (15 reviews)
“hush puppies” (27 reviews)
“brisket” (43 reviews)
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue, Grill
$$ - $$$
228 West Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28203-4404
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pulled-pork BBQ was lean, moist and tasty. Sauces were excellent. But the hushpuppies were dry, lacking the moisture and seasoning that makes them more than a ball of corn meal. The staff should warn folks that the collards are very spicy (as in heat)--way too...More

Thank Penwine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little joint has the most amazing smoked meat!!!! I really enjoyed the course pork/chunky cut!!! For some reason it just seems so much better than the shredded kind most places serve as their pulled pork option!! Yum!!! This is the kind of place you...More

Thank jennifer d
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Great bar-b-q! I had pork (chunky cut), mac and cheese, cole slaw (white-kinda mayo based) all were really good but mac and cheese stood out the most! Other person with me had the pork (more finely chopped) as a sandwich and the cole slaw (clear-kinda...More

Thank DBS81
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is award winning cue,the best.However,there other offerings are all spot on too.I even had a brother(who is from Texas)say there food was spot on.Coming from him that's as good as it gets!

Thank detroit54321
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Many locals said this is the best bbq in town and us northerners have agreed. Great food, great beers, awesome divey atmosphere. Sometimes the simple things in life truly are the best. I was very impresses.

Thank jpsiegelnj
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I'm not going to give a review. Just go and eat, find out for yourself. You'll be back it was amazing. Forget about the construction, it's minor and enjoy the great food.

Thank dcaster
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My brother and I stopped here for lunch on a Monday afternoon. We both got a pork sandwich, side of brisket and another side. The shredded pork was good, not awesome, but tasty. The mac n cheese was also good. The brisket tho, was fantastic....More

Thank Bryan C
Reviewed 26 January 2017

First, I'd rather not tell you about their BBQ. Why? Because I don't want Sauceman's to get too crowded. I prefer shorter lines and tons of tables to choose from, however, I owe it to my fellow Charlotteans to let the secret out. Great gosh,...More

1  Thank justinbyjet
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Seriously the best BBQ I've ever had. I can't stop eating it I tried it for the first time 3 days ago and I've been here for the past 3 days. I think that explains it well enough

2  Thank Jen M
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Definitely the BEST BBQ in Charlotte and the customer service was amazing! We will definitely be back.

1  Thank Dekodemanns89
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Do you order at a counter or is there table service?
25 July 2015|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from CarlaStraveller | Reviewed this property |
Order at the counter and they will bring your order to the table. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
American, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 West Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28203-4404
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-333-7070
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