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Mac's Speed Shop

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19601 Liverpool Pkwy, Cornelius, NC 28031
+1 704-892-3554
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoy Mac's as our local go to bbq!!! Always more than we can eat. A definite must if you've never been!

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Thank Heidi H
Cornelius, North Carolina
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've eaten lunch and dinner here before and really enjoy when there's music outside. My husband and son got the barbecue plate and I got the quesadillas for lunch this visit. Servers were friendly and attentive. The food came fast and was delicious. The chocolate brownie dessert was a bit dry but overall the meal was great.

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Thank Lisa T
Cornelius, North Carolina
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the brisket and pulled pork bbq best! Hubby and I split a combo platter of 4 and get the chicken,brisket,ribs, pulled pork option with mac and cheese and slaw. Ask for hush puppies as they are part of the entrée. Mac n cheese is a crowd pleaser in its self. Out door bands on weekends while you dine... More 

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Thank Jennifer D
Cornelius, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We recently let Mac's BBQ do the cooking for a small family reunion meal. BBQ and the fixings were all ready on time and properly packaged for pickup. Everyone enjoyed it and numerous positive comments were received. We did get a tray of banana pudding that wasn't up to expectations. We've had it previously but this batch was short on... More 

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Thank Tom K
Huntersville, North Carolina
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155 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I recently dropped by Mac's Speed Shop in Cornelius for a Saturday night supper after an afternoon of working at home and running errands. We were quickly seated; there were a lot of families and ball teams in the restaurant, so there was a lot of laughter and fun going on all around us. Our server Julia... More 

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Thank Bob A
Charlotte, NC
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Best Southern barbecue , great menu, lot of beer choices, friendly wait staff, you feel at home with plenty comfort food!

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Thank gerry a
Davidson, North Carolina
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119 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Lunch with wife after my semi annual haircut! I had pulled pork plate and she had the smoked beer can chicken plate....both excellent meats. Combine them with store made onion rings, the best hushpuppies in town, super sweet tea, and excellent service. BINGO

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Thank reeagle
Charlotte, North Carolina
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96 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I really can't believe this place has a rating as high as it does. This is the third time we've been in about five years and it's just not good. I ordered wings.....how can you mess those up? They were so bad I didn't eat them at all. My side order was onion rings...it came with 4 rings. Really, that's... More 

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Thank K T
Cleveland, Ohio
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Right next door to the hotel where we stayed so didn't have to get back in the car. Very rustic decor but food was excellent and the draft beer selection was HUGE! Had the pulled pork which was about the best I've ever had. Smoked chicken quesadilla was very good also.

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Thank x888jmo
Charlotte, North Carolina
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I've been here twice with friends and family. If you like sports, this is a great hangout. It can get quite noisy so if you're trying to have a good conversation, definitely go somewhere else. The food in general is good, but it's very limited for vegetarians. One of my meals was great and the other was just so-so. Everyone... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19601 Liverpool Pkwy, Cornelius, NC 28031
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cornelius
  • Phone Number: +1 704-892-3554

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