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Pinky's Westside Grill

1600 W Morehead St, Charlotte, NC 28208-5222
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“waffle fries” (28 reviews)
“crab puppies” (26 reviews)
“corn dogs” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
1600 W Morehead St, Charlotte, NC 28208-5222
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I try to hit many local places when I travel, and I'll say I was pretty impressed with this place. Atmosphere was good, food was good, service was good...

Thank Phillip L
Reviewed 5 days ago

I heard about this place years ago and have passed it many times, but have not been able to stop in. My husband and I LOVE burgers, but even better...he has the same name as the owner (Andy Cauble), and my nickname has been Pinkie...More

Thank Pinkie13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Come here about once a week. The staff is awesome and I always get excellent food. Always telling people to come on by. Shout out to my servers!

Thank zeek21942
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful place to eat...great food, great service and a fun and unique atmosphere. The prices aren't too hard on your wallet. I would recommend this place to everyone...go early, it does get crowded quickly!

Thank Betty M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My adult daughter recently moved near Pinky's and we had came to see her new apartment and take her to lunch and she mentioned Pinky's and since we had never ate there I was definitely up to try. We ordered the cheese fries and crab...More

Thank janellm3441
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent dive bar. All food is great. Buffalo shrimp salad Perodactyl burger Cilantro slaw The location used to be a VW shop and was renovated. However there is still an old VW bug on site

1  Thank Beth_Wilkinson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome place and a ton of fun. This is the old Penguin. Always take out of own guests here for a Charlotte experience.

Thank CLT_Gamecock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I found this place by mistake while staying in Charlotte .Not impressed at first with the look of the place but boy were we wrong. Staff was nice. Food was excellent and had a very interesting menu. Also was featured on food...More

1  Thank mnbartlett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of burger styles. The fries are great, service was really good. The White Trash burger is a definite top choice. Will visit again as soon as possible.

1  Thank Dean L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by on our way into town and had the Patsy Melt, Big John, and sweet potato fries. Everything was delicious. Will definitely come back.

Thank simone p
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Beth M
31 March 2017|
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Response from odres | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure
11 November 2016|
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Response from William M | Reviewed this property |
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15 September 2016|
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Response from jober4li2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have many beers on tap, they rotate local beers and have some others on tap. They also run daily specials for beer. You won't be disappointed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 W Morehead St, Charlotte, NC 28208-5222
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: 704-332-0402
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