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John's Family Restaurant

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2002 Westinghouse Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6309
+1 704-588-6613
11:00 - 21:00
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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231 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have lunch here a couple of times per month. The food is always fresh, tasty and plentiful. I love the Grecian chicken, the cucumber salad, fried squash, etc. The owners are friendly and always ensure their customers are happy!

Thank Christy K
Tecumseh, Michigan
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46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My parents and grandparents would love this restaurant. My brother and I had driven all day and night and this was one of the only places open on a weeknight. My brother had specifically stated he "wanted chicken and dumplings" when I asked him what sounded good for dinner. So being a good co-pilot I tried to find somewhere that... More 

Thank Jennifer W
Charlotte, North Carolina
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Today I had their fillet of flounder plate, with side orders of black-eyed peas and collard greens. I was afraid that the flounder would be greasy, and that the vegetables would be cooked in fatback. But they weren't; the flounder was light and fluffy and delicious; the vegetables were tasty and fresh. The service was excellent.

Thank wfdanieljr2011
Charlotte, North Carolina
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

They have verygood vegetables and many of the entrees are really delicious. In the last year or so they have changed the recipies on some items and they are not nearly as good as they were - they used to have the best spaghetti sauce, but not so much now.

Thank Linda S
Charlotte, North Carolina
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134 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

A variety of offerings, all tasty. It's our default restaurant when we want a quick, casual dinner. They know how to do it right.

Thank rjay01
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

I just love this restaurant!! I have been coming here for well over 15 years, and it has NEVER disappointed me!! The food is always excellent, although the service can sometimes be a bit slow. If you are on a really, really tight lunch time schedule, sometimes other choices may be warranted. The fried squash is always a favorite, but... More 

Thank ltbrent2
Charlotte, North Carolina
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here on a Saturday night. It was not crowded at all and we were able to sit right down. The staff was very friendly. The food was very good and the portions were large enough to take home was well. It's mainly home cooking/ comfort foods. The prices were great. I definitely recommend.

Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

What a wonderful place to get a fantastic meal. This place is family owned and run and they take great pride in what they do. All of the employees are friendly and welcoming. The food is always fresh, never greasy and tastes great. Also, I promise you will get more than enough at a great price.

Thank CLTHokieGal
Charlotte, North Carolina
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107 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

This place is family run and the menu changes everyday with 7 or 8 specials. Their fried squash appetizer is one of the best appetizers I have ever ordered. Their Greek options are excellent as are the italian and traditional southern dishes. Service is also very good. Prices are very reasonable for the Charlotte metro area.

Thank william B
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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204 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

We were staying across from Carowinds so I wanted dinner close to our hotel.Westinghouse Blvd is just the next street over and since I saw lots of positive reviews on this place..it would be our dinner stop for the night. This is diner food which means comfort food. The have pizza, pasta, steaks, and other yummy sounding offers. But we... More 

Thank Sburris65

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2002 Westinghouse Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6309
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-588-6613

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?