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Sweet Potatoes

529 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2914
+1 336-727-4844
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (53 reviews)
“potatoes” (304 reviews)
“fried okra” (68 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
529 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2914
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Reviewed yesterday

Four years ago, I made my first trip to Winston-Salem, NC so my daughter could visit Wake Forest University. She immediately fell in love with WFU (and ultimately enrolled as a student); and I immediately fell in love with the first Winston-Salem restaurant that I...More

Thank Porter_Pat
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere is wonderful and staff is so friendly! You can't really go wrong with anything you choose. The pan of sweet potato bread is amazing! Try the smothered yard bird just beware the ham is salty so if you have a sodium sensitivity use...More

Thank QCcutie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time I visit Winston-Salem I eat here. I can't love this place enough. Be hungry, very hungry when you go. While Googling, do not confuse this place with another restaurant called Sweet Potatoes that is in Savannah, GA. There are a lot of reviews...More

Thank onthewing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a classic in Winston Salem. Warm Southern atmosphere, jazz music and great food. The old location was a little small. They have move now but still in the same street

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best fried chicken sandwich I've had. Mambo Chicken Sandwich. The Mambo hot sauce is bursting with flavor.

Thank maaronlay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shrimp and Grits are by far the best I had anywhere in the south. try the collard greens dip and the fried green tomato's.

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time to visit this little jewel downtown. The meat loaf was good, the shrimp and grits very good, and the spicy collard greens were amazing. Save room for dessert.

Thank ugacarter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Burgers are just $5 on Wednesday nights and we both had the great DC burger with pimento cheese. Note that all sides are $3 extra. The fried okra was a little salty, while the sweet potato fries were exceptional. Service was slow to start but...More

Thank gatortunor
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Amazing food. Every dish was fantastic. Truly authentic home cooking southern style. My favorite restaurant on the trip by far.

Thank Seirshalove727
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

The food was good. The pork chops were FABULOUS and tender. Reasonably priced and great atmosphere. Sweet potato biscuits were great.

Thank Dameka W
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Alyssa C
April 4, 2018|
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Response from hawk_roamer | Reviewed this property |
If they have one I didn't see nor asked for it. I feel they would accommodate you the best they could. They were very attentive to us and other patrons in restaurant.
November 26, 2017|
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Response from Victoria T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to take so long, but yes, if your children are friendly to restaurants and other customers 😉
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 529 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2914
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-727-4844
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