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Queen City Q

) #53 of 1,983 Restaurants in Charlotte $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
225 E 6th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2537
+1 704-334-8437
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (53 reviews)
“ribs” (46 reviews)
“hush puppies” (21 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
225 E 6th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2537
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have been here a few times and like the food. We were walking through the Uptown area and could smell the restaurant for a few blocks. The restaurant has rarely been busy when we've eaten here. The meat itself is standard...More

Thank Reitz37
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great walkable location, friday night at 9pm, we were the only seated table. Waitress was super friendly with a great smile. I had pink lemonade with sweet tea, deviled eggs with bacon topping, and a chicken salad wrap. Hubster had smoked sausage sandwich with side...More

Thank MrMrsReid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is really not much to say except this is probably the worst BBQ I have ever had. its just bad, overcooked, not very tasty ect ect. The Iced tea was acceptable though.

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Queen City is in a great walkable area. The food is decent BBQ - it's not going to make your eyes roll to the back of your head or anything. The ribs are good, just know the BBQ sauce is more vinegar-based and not tomato-based....More

Thank bbyckes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed their beef brisket. They have multiple sauces to choose from. I should've asked for the Texas Toast because the bread slice was pretty skimpy. Enjoyed their banana pudding. Very good. My only complaint would be that I only got about four onion rings as...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though it's not my favourite kind of kitchen, I really enjoyed experiencing the Southern foods, in particular pork and beef and the strong sides the serve, like black beens, mac & cheese etc. If you need a rich meal, it's definitely the right place...More

Thank Sigallo85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a great evening with my family at Queen City. Waitress was super attentive. Suggested a good tap local brew. Never had pork rinds with dipping sauce before. It was good, however nothing beats the natural. Theirs was hot and fresh.

Thank Janmcc12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In short, I would return for the beer flights and the sauces! Pale Ale & IPA selection from local brewers was very good, and I recommend drinking flights to take advantage of the variety and quality of the brews. Bar staff were very knowledgeable and...More

Thank F1Rumors
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My young adult daughter and I ate here after a visit to the Museum of the New South (just around the corner) during a long layover in Charlotte on our way home from Europe. The food was excellent, the service terrific, and the atmosphere nice....More

Thank lac_11
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Food was fast, hot and full of flavor. Fresh cornbread was tasty and service was outstanding. Very good potato salad and freshly made. Good dinner without hurting the pocketbook.

Thank Gatravelguy65
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 E 6th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2537
    (6th and the Light Rail)
  • Public Transportation: Located on the last stop of the Light Rail.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-334-8437
  • E-mail
Located in the 7th Street station building. We are at the last stop of the Light rail, entrance on 6th st. We validate parking in our building and are about 100 yards from Time Warner Arena.
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