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Charlotte soul food Restaurant Reviews

Charlotte soul food restaurant reviews photo

Welcome to our Charlotte soul food restaurant reviews guide where you'll find top restaurants off the beaten path, both locally owned and chain. In fact, some of the best restaurants in the Charlotte just might be the little mom and pop operations flying under the radar. For some of the best picks in Charlotte, you've come to the right place.

Our Charlotte restaurant reviews guide can help you make sense of the thousands of options out there. Happy eating!

Also check out our Best Restaurants in Charlotte 2013 Guide


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Displaying 1 - 17 of 17

Sadie's Soulful Southern

 5 star(s)  (04/04/2011)
“Charlotte has become a city in which it is easy to get crepes and snails, but difficult to get good "collards and cornbread". Sadie's has good, authentic Southern food. As one who grew up in the Charlotte area, I can attest that Sadie's is hard to beat for good Southern vegetables and chicken. Th... ”

Sadie's Soulful Southern

 3 star(s)  (07/02/2009)
“This was the first time I have ever had to use plastic utensils to cut pork chops. (Tacky at a sit down establishment) However the pork chops were very good, but I'm very sorry to say the collard greens were the worst I have ever eaten. We often wondered did they have to go and catch, and kill the p... ”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (06/11/2009)
“It's all good. What can I say.”

Sadie's Soulful Southern

 4 star(s)  (05/06/2009)
“It like food and the hometown feel.”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 4 star(s)  (01/06/2009)
“Best soul food in Charlotte.”

Sadie's Soulful Southern

 2 star(s)  (01/06/2009)
“I was told that whatever I order will take 30-45 minutes except baked chicken so I ordered baked chicken. It took over 30 minutes so we should have ordered whatever we wanted anyway. Mac and cheese was ok not great and baked chicken was pretty good. The food had flavor(I've read alot of reviews abou... ”

Sadie's Soulful Southern

 1 star(s)  (12/13/2008)
“Sadly, I was very disappoited on my visit. I went for lunch with the desire to have the famous chicken wings and waffle. Was told by waitress that it would take too long for the wings so I opted for the baked chicken with mac-n-cheese and greens. Can you say "yuck"? I judge all soulfood joints b... ”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (05/19/2008)
“Remember your Grandma's cooking and that special flavor only she could give it? Well you will find that here. From the main dishes to the sides home cooking at it's best hands down! And the staff treats you like family. I only wish I could bring them with me up to Ohio. We don't have anything like t... ”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (02/02/2008)
“Food was excellent staff very friendly.”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

   (01/30/2008)
“I love La Wan's. Everytime I go its like visiting family.”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (12/31/2007)
“Great food and very friendly staff. Refreshing to see the owner work the room. I enjoyed the food and the experience,I only wish the side dishes were larger.I will definitely dine there on my future visits to Charlotte.”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (10/31/2007)
“I had a really exceptional time at the restaurant. The overall staff was wonderful.”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (10/21/2007)
“This restaurant put the "soul" back in Soul Food with a lot of southern hospitality.”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (10/19/2007)
“Lawan's has the best food in town! I have also used her catering service several times & it's always a crowd pleaser. Excellent food & a reasonable price.”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (09/14/2007)
“The freshest and best soul food in Charlotte!!!!”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (08/28/2007)
“Ms. Lawan's was an excellent choice for dining! My husband and I were there during the week of August 20, 2007 for a Shriners Convention and the food and service was second to none ! Thank You so Much for serving us a peice of soul ! Constance J. Stotts”

La'Wan's Soul Food Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (07/19/2007)
“They have the best soul food ever.”