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Carolina Kitchen & BBQ Co

950 Glendale Ave, Sparks, NV 89431-5792
+1 775-359-4776
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“brisket” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
950 Glendale Ave, Sparks, NV 89431-5792
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My experience has always been fabulous. The bbq is tender. Normally buy the bbq dinner. Comes with a side (slaw, beans or potato salad), corn bread, and a drink. The dining area seems a bit old fashion with bbq sauce holder (several varieties of sauces)....More

Thank Amy A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is located in a small business industrial park setting. The decor is very much like a lunch room and you place your order yourself and pick it up just like a fast food place. The food is OK and the portions large.

Thank flyfisher199
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We have enjoyed their BBQ meats over the years but the Friday AYCE Fish Fry is the winner. Good selection of draft beers (by the pitcher of course) and tasty side options. there is a side bar called Mud Bugs for regulars but it is...More

Thank Bark M
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Tried Carolina Kitchen while in Reno for a convention so we decided to check out this place. All three of us, who do bbq as a hobby, weren't very pleased. Pork and brisket was very tough probably due to "crutching" after smoking and when reheated...More

Thank 808imiloa
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Went with my best friend he'd been telling me about this place that has the best bbq and fried catfish... so we went nothing fancy or slick about the building or dinning area, but, the food was amazing, my friend definitely steered me right on...More

Thank Nor8560
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is my favorite (and only) place for fantastic BBQ. Their menu is extensive and everything is worth trying. I always order and eat there and take an order to go. My favorite is the 2-way with chicken and ribs. All the sides are good...More

Thank Karla C
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I always look forward to eating at Carolina Kitchen, and I have not yet been disappointed. I love their brisket and greens. There is enough food that you can take left-overs home for an extra meal. We got a large order of ribs as well...More

Thank N_skier
Reviewed 2 May 2016

It is located in a bit of a industrial strip area. Very quaint and reminiscent of how things are in NC. Being a NC native and current resident in Reno for business, found this restaurant on Yelp. The gentleman behind the counter was friendly and...More

Thank Felicia D
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Ribs, sandwiches, platters... you can have your BBQ any way you want it at Carolina Kitchen. The food is tasty, and the selection of sauces will satisfy any taste buds. The service is fast and easy. Place your order, then just sit at your table...More

Thank Shelley H
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Located in a industrial commercial area, this BBQ joint offered a traditional southern BBQ with 4 various sauces. I tried the Honey, Mild and Georgia sauces and found them to be very good. Overall a polite crew and good food! I ordered a combination plate...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Glendale Ave, Sparks, NV 89431-5792
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Sparks
  • Phone Number: +1 775-359-4776
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