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K & L Barbecue

5 Cavalier Sq, Hopewell, VA 23860-5132
+1 804-458-4241
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (9 reviews)
“bbq chicken” (5 reviews)
“rice pudding” (3 reviews)
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
5 Cavalier Sq, Hopewell, VA 23860-5132
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A friend and I ate lunch here and loved the food and experience. Although the place was packed, we quickly sat down and experienced very friendly and fast service. We each ordered a different special (BBQ sandwiches and hot dogs) and thoroughly enjoyed the good...More

Thank JamesBFranklin
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

A co-worker and I had dinner here, upon someone from the area highly recommending it. The service was incredible, and the food was absolutely delicious. The portions were more than adequate, and the prices were extremely affordable. I will definitely return many times! I highly...More

Thank Shelli H
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

During a dinner break from work, my coworker and I decided to dine at K&L upon the recommendation of another coworker. Upon sitting down, we were greeted by an extremely friendly waitress who's pleasing personality and attention to detail made a delicious meal even more...More

Thank Shelli H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

meals are always good and generous portions waitresses very friendly and courteous owners know their customers and always friendly

Thank imogene e
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We had been wanting to try K & L for awhile but they're not open on weekends. I finally had a day off during the week so we decided to drive up and try it. The pork BBQ was okay but definitely not the best...More

Thank KRB21
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Every visit to family in the area includes a stop at K&L. Great BBQ at an amazing price. Personally, the fried chicken is top notch but for this you must wait (the BBQ is served so fast it could be 'fast food' but taste is...More

Thank MBR04
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This restaurant has been in Hopewell for many years. I don't eat a lot of pork, but I went to K&L to get a barbecue sandwich for a friend who was in the hospital, and tried one myself. It was absolutely delectable. The bread was...More

Thank emilydecarloblessed
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The rice pudding and the peach delight are excellent and my favorites But the also have many other items such as cakes and pies.

Thank 660garye
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Over-rated place popular with the locals. But this place wouldn't fare well in a different location with people who have tried other BBQ and have choices (Hopewell appears to be dying with maybe 50% of the store fronts on main street boarded up and closed)....More

Thank Agog84
Reviewed 21 July 2017

sought them out by recommendations of local residents. went in to get a table on a Friday evening...went to the main desk to get a table...older white woman looked up when I said hello...she stared at me for a good 2 minutes...then said and I...More

1  Thank Jose G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Cavalier Sq, Hopewell, VA 23860-5132
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Hopewell
  • Phone Number: +1 804-458-4241
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