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“Fun atmosphere - great ribs”

Carolina Kitchen & BBQ Co
Ranked #40 of 262 Restaurants in Sparks
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Reviewed 25 January 2014

We stopped by for lunch without knowing much about this restaurant. Its got a fun (quirky) casual atmosphere that made it feel like a "real" barbecue place. The folks taking our order were friendly and the food came out pretty quickly. We had a variety of meats and sides so we could all share. We all agreed that the meat was the star. Some of the sides were better than others, but the meat was all good. The favorite side was the cold slaw - but it is on the sweet side. On the meats, the best of the best seemed to be the ribs. Some folks liked the corn bread, but it was a little to "cakelike" for my taste.

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Reviewed 8 January 2014

This is a friendly, out of the way restaurant, not so easy to find, but worth the trip. I like the brisket and my husband eats the ribs and we trade a bit. There are numerous sides, great greens. Terrific curly fries and onion rings. Corn bread comes with most items. There are several kinds of barbeque sauce and you can buy bottles to take home. To top it off, they have RC Cola in a fountain drink machine, not so easy to find these days.
The prices are reasonable and you can order the meat by the amount you want, quarter pound, half pound, etc.
This is the best barbeque in Reno, and for many, many miles in all directions!

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Thank N_skier
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Reviewed 7 January 2014

Love the ribs and chicken wings here. They won the local chicken wing competition for several years running.
The sides can be good, too.

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Thank DudePassingThrough
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Reviewed 25 September 2013

My wife & I decided to get 2 different sandwiches and split them. Great idea as the hostess served them up that way (we each had 1/2 pulled pork and 1/2 brisket sandwiches). Its hard to say which one tasted better as they were both very tasty! Apparently this outfit does mobile catering as well.

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Thank steversjunk2016
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Reviewed 23 September 2013

My husband likes to come here on Friday's for their All You Can Eat Catfish. He says it is some of the best he has eaten. They start you off with 2 large pieces of catfish, fries, slaw, hush puppies, and onion rings. They give you a reorder slips so you can get more fish and fixins! The also offer and cod/catfish mix basket too.
I usually get the hot sausage link with red beans and rice dinner and it comes with 2 sides so I get the slaw and curly fries. They have some of the best tasting red beans and rice here.
We've tried their pork sandwiches before and the meat is very tender and the sandwiches were good. They have 6 bottles of various flavors of BBQ sauce on the table so it's fun to experiment with them. The only meal we were disappointed in was the half chicken - it was pretty dry.

You order at the window and serve your own drinks.

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Thank gypsylady002a
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