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King's Barbecue

2910 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-9223
+1 804-732-0975
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“apple pie” (7 reviews)
“pork” (14 reviews)
“sandwich” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
2910 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-9223
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us stopped in for lunch and were not really impressed with our meals. There was only one sauce flavor presented and no ribs. The BBQ beans needed more flavor.

Thank BigDMI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here because of the great reviews and were not disappointed. Great sweet tea and the pork was amazing. We loved the sauce so much we bought a bottle for home. Only complaint was the chicken was dry and didn't have much flavor. The...More

Thank angie7612
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Stopped in for a carry out order of Pulled Pork Sandwich which came with your choice of two sides ($5.50). I choose the deep fried Potato Pancakes and Mac'n'Cheese. Glass of Sweet Tea ($1.50). So, for $7 (plus tax) you get far more that the...More

Thank 767NucEngineer
Reviewed 7 April 2017

For those who are local believe this is some of the best BBQ in the area. I travel a lot and know what good BBQ is. We found the brisket to be tough and the pork pulled meet was very dry. They only offer 1...More

Thank LWGold
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Great return visit to introduce my toddler to a family tradition. My toddler loved the hotdog and fries. I enjoyed my pork sandwich with fries and coleslaw. Hubby got the minced beef platter with potato cake and green beans which he enjoyed. We wanted cherry...More

Thank kecompel
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We stopped in for a quick lunch, and although the restaurant is attractive and our server was very sweet, the barbeque wasn't quite as good as I expected. It was fine, but just not exceptional. The buns were fairly small and not special, either. The...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This restaurant was recommended by staff at our hotel and it did not disappoint. Upon entry, the staff were outrageously welcoming and friendly. We ordered the pulled pork dinners, each selecting different sides and it was all delicious and filling. (They also have beef and...More

Thank Ann622
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I was in town for a day. After a long drive, I found this restaurant down the street from my hotel. I was very surprised how good the food tasted. I ordered the chopped pork sandwich and macaroni salad. It was great! The price was...More

Thank glrmcclt
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I've been coming here for 32 years. I live in NOVA but was introduced to Kings by my husband so many years ago. My kids always want us to either eat there or get a cooler for carryout as we travel south to warmer destinations....More

1  Thank Susan W
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I ran in quickly for a Barbecue Sandwich. Barbecue I'd a noun here ad well as NC. There's a separate take out line. The minced is good with a simple coleslaw that a chef would cringe over - finely chopped without dill. A good sandwich....More

1  Thank David H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 20:30
Saturday
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2910 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-9223
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 804-732-0975
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