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Ole Carolina BBQ

1011 Union Rd, Gastonia, NC 28054-5524
+1 704-215-5293
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average24%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pork” (5 reviews)
“hush puppies” (8 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1011 Union Rd, Gastonia, NC 28054-5524
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a family oriented business and they treat you as such. The hamburger steak with onions is my all time favorite. My husband loved the ribs. They were meaty and the sauce was excellent. The hamburger steak was cooked to perfection and their portion...More

Thank Jacinta T
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here many times and its alway very good. They offer a good variety on their menu. I really love their sauce and slaw. They offer both pork and beef bbq. They also offer party packs for any amount of people you are...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The strength of this restaurant is good food quick. It's both a family and casual business restaurant. There's a lot of locals who love its history too, of being restarted after having been sold, and now what it is with the original owners. Drawbacks would...More

Thank sundiskred
Reviewed 21 July 2017

There were 10 in our party and we were seated promptly and received our hush puppies (which were the best ever) before we picked up our menus. The service was ourstanding. We had a leisurely dinner, joking with the waitress who seemed to anticipate our...More

Thank Alyce R
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Stopped in today for take out and purchased a family pack, was not disappointed at all. Everything was delicious and fresh and well worth the price for fresh pork.

Thank malinda m
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Always enjoy the BBQ at Ole Carolina. Love the sauce they use, which they make. Never had a bad meal here! The only thing I would change is their slaw. I'm not a fan of vinegar based slaw. I would much rather have a cream/...More

Thank Ernest B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Always good food and service! Can't go wrong! Never a wait and food is pretty quick! We always visit when were are in visiting family.

Thank kristybest
Reviewed 31 March 2017

when you go there ask for ricky a great waitress and so happy go lucky lady! she had our food on time and drinks as well. she was very friendly and upbeat also,we will go back and see her and the bbq and beans!!

Thank elisafourpoints
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious BBQ with huge portions served at reasonable prices. Good attentive service as well. Highly recommended.

Thank mart59
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The original of this restaurant was down the street and run by the father. It was closed for many years and sorely missed by most in the county, especially the local seniors. The son now owns the place but has kept his dad's original recipes,...More

Thank ncmomofthree
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Gregg C
9 June 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1011 Union Rd, Gastonia, NC 28054-5524
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-215-5293
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