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McKoy's Smoke House and Saloon

4630 Old Pineville Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217-1847
+1 704-523-6330
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pot roast” (46 reviews)
“fried squash” (27 reviews)
“ribs” (74 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
$$ - $$$
4630 Old Pineville Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217-1847
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I'm close to giving this 4 stars. The cornbread was the best I've ever had in my travels. The service was awesome from start to finish. The BBQ was average, with the ribs being shockingly dry. The mac and cheese came out dry too. We'd...More

Thank Kevin R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here during a layover in Charlotte, went on a recommendation from the Courtyard Hotel just down the street, and wow glad we took there advice. The pulled pork was absolutely amazing, coming from Texas where we consider our BBQ to be some of...More

Thank Lee J
Reviewed 6 days ago

Quick lunch service with a full menu...when I see "smoke house" I would have expected a much wider variety of BBQ choices, not so much bar food. Overall, a decent place with crowded parking...given the "bike night" posters and gals behind the bar, I bet...More

Thank markestock
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent BBQ and service. The venue is a little dark and a bit loud, but gives it the saloon feel. A nice place to visit for great food.

Thank schwartzme92
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have lived in Tennessee and Texas and am finally back in the south living in Charlotte NC. We have tried a few local places and they were all ok but not great. Close to us we have the treehouse which is mediocre and improper...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We went here based on good reviews from TripAdvisor. We found this place to be an average restaurant . The pork sandwich was unevenly cooked,the pinto beans were terrible.

Thank mcdh4561
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is a memorable place. Great service, great clientele and awesome BBQ, especially the ribs. It goes great with their baked Mac and cheese and a good helping of Cole slaw. Many celebrities have eaten there and it's fun to look at the pictures while...More

Thank Booth12
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We ended up at McKoy's late in the evening following a flight from Toronto. The ambience of McKoy's was also increased by the fact that the Tar Heels were playing a semi-final game. I had the pecan smoked pulled pork that was great while my...More

Thank KJMcCann2013
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

An airline pilot recommended this restaurant. My steak was delicious but I wasn't fond of the fried squash. This place was very close to our hotel. The waitress was great.

Thank Lindamaebda
Reviewed 2 April 2017

If you want BBQ this is THE place to visit in Charlotte! My wife & I had the pulled pork platter with potato salad & Mac & Cheese as sides. The waitress asked if we wanted a large or small portion sizes. We opted for...More

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Dana R
Are you open on Thanksgiving day?
24 November 2016|
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Response from Bigredopie | Reviewed this property |
apparently they are for a limited time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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: 4630 Old Pineville Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217-1847
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-523-6330
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