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Carolina Kitchen

Southern / Soul Food Restaurant$$$$
Largo
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7.7/10
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  • Penni L.
    "Corn bread, macaroni & cheese are great!"(15 Tips)
    camy n.
    "smothered chicken so good with the collards and cabbage"(4 Tips)
    Jamel V.
    "Luv the spicy chicken chunks and potato salad!"(3 Tips)
    NordieGurl
    "Try the sweet potato cake!"(2 Tips)
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  • Andrew
    AndrewFebruary 12
    Fried chicken and collared greens are on point, as is the meatloaf and black eyes peas. Try both!
  • Daee' B.
    Daee' BabyyNovember 27, 2015
    They have good cornbread.
  • DJ M.
    DJ Mouzon HolmesSeptember 27, 2015
    Everything Fish, Chicken bbq/smothered/jerk..........When I don't feel like cooking I'm at Carolina Kitchen
  • Glenn B.
    Glenn BrownJuly 20, 2015
    Smothered chicken is great, spicy greens and mac n cheese is are very good. Potato salad is too sweet tasting.
  • Glenn B.
    Glenn BrownJuly 20, 2015
    Smothered Chicken is off the chain. Love the spicy greens too and the mac n cheese is homemade good. The potato salad is good but it's too sugary.
  • Stacy C.
    Fried Whiting, mac and cheese, and corn bread.
  • Christopher G.
    The cost to food ratio is great! The cornbread muffins...DANGEROUS!
  • M B.
    M BrownJanuary 30, 2015
    For the life of me I don't understand why they only have 1 cashier!!!
  • Kevin W.
    Kevin WaitheAugust 16, 2014
    Hungry....
    Downvoted Feb 12
  • Nichole P.
    Nichole PhilpotJune 25, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Sweet potato cake is NO longer on the menu.
  • AJ J.
    AJ JonesJune 8, 2014
    Carry out service can be slow with only one cash register.
  • camy n.
    camy newtonApril 1, 2014
    The smothered chicken so good with the collards and cabbage mixed along with the Mac and cheese
  • Penni L.
    Penni Layne SheffieldAugust 29, 2013
    Corn bread, macaroni & cheese are great!
  • Dunni A.
    Dunni AkinruliAugust 28, 2013
    Best greens and Cornbread ever!
  • Russ P.
    Russ PtacekJuly 8, 2013
    Update: Owner says backflow was kitchen sewage, not toilet sewage, limited to small area, and blamed the problem on a plumber clearing a dishwasher drain as inspectors walked in. Passed reinspection
  • Russ P.
    Russ PtacekJuly 4, 2013
    Owner of Carolina Kitchen in Largo denies health dept charge that workers were cooking while sewage backflow "all over the floor." Owners says it was small leak from kitchen drain and he'd just opened
  • Edubb
    EdubbJune 24, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    The cornbread is awesome
  • Stephenie B.
    Stephenie BrownMay 11, 2013
    Good is official but don't hold your breath service is slow. Worth the wait!
  • Jamaal A.
    Jamaal AmyrMarch 24, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    The greens taste great but will have you running to the restroom all night into the next day!
  • LeVar J.
    LeVar JonesFebruary 25, 2013
    Food is amazing!!!! I need the manager to work as hard as the Chefs (no offense), but you have for to figure out the standing and waiting from both sides. We didn't order a side of "butt" w/our food!!
  • Prettymissvickie
    PrettymissvickieJanuary 3, 2013
    My tip is to Carolina Kitchen in the Cap. Boulevard, find a bigger spot. You really have the best food in town but your spot is just to small. Stretch out a lil for your customers sake and more money.
  • Kisha C.
    Kisha CooperDecember 14, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Love the Mac n Chz...
  • Stephanie R.
    Stephanie RSeptember 11, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Everything here is simply delicious!
  • Mike R.
    Mike ReidAugust 22, 2012
    Yummy cornbread.
  • Rashi S.
    Rashi SidersAugust 12, 2012
    The whiting fish and cornbread are great but the sweet potatoes are overly peachy.
  • Mike R.
    Mike ReidMay 11, 2012
    (Ironically, lol) I'm really not a Soul Food fan, but CK's stuff is pretty good. The cornbread....the ribs...the cabbage....the fried fish. Not bad.
  • Rae
    RaeApril 23, 2012
    The fried lobster tail is everything!!!
  • Ken H.
    Ken HeintzApril 20, 2012
    Ask for alcohol price B4 orderin. My dirtysouth was $13!!
  • christian b.
    christian brooksMarch 22, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Spicy chicken chunks
  • Steve M.
    Steve MobleyMarch 19, 2012
    The service was HORRIBLE! They ran out of items & did not let us know until AFTER we ordered! The Hyattsville location is WAY better!
  • Mike A.
    Mike AllenMarch 19, 2012
    Take out is a much better than dining in. Service is horrible
    Downvoted Feb 12
  • christian b.
    christian brooksMarch 14, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    The best pork.chops i ever had and spicy chicken chunks
  • Zach M.
    Zach MartellJanuary 6, 2012
    That cornbread is something serious.. The question is "you gone eat yo cornbread" lol
  • Jamel V.
    Jamel VeneyDecember 4, 2011
    Luv the spicy chicken chunks and potato salad!
  • Mike A.
    Mike AbramsDecember 3, 2011
    Great food. Nice slow service. Worth a bite before the movie.
  • Jorieé D.
    Jorieé D.November 26, 2011
    Order the Mac N Cheese, and CORNBREAD!
  • NordieGurl
    NordieGurlNovember 13, 2011
    Try the sweet potato cake!
  • Antonio L.
    Antonio LoganNovember 2, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    There food is do good and if you dine in you get more however the service suck
    Downvoted Feb 12
  • Nakia
    NakiaOctober 30, 2011
    Good cornbread
  • Adelaja O.
    Adelaja ObajimiJuly 11, 2011
    Best cornbread I've had so far.
  • Cindy B.
    Cindy BMay 2, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Heat the peach cobbler up with two scoops of ice cream...HEAVEN!
  • Chester B.
    Chester BurkeApril 22, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    The food is good, but if you are dining in the restaurant, SERVICE IS ABSOLUTELY TERRIBLE.
  • Warren M.
    Warren MilerApril 8, 2011
    The waiter was cute and entertaining!
  • Jackson W.
    Jackson WhiteMarch 12, 2011
    I enjoyed the smothered chicken. They sweet tea is extremely sweet and this is coming from a southerner
  • emily
    emilyFebruary 26, 2011
    Fabulous yams and ribs
  • Chester B.
    Chester BurkeJanuary 23, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    The meatloaf and macaroni and cheese is awesome!!!
  • Kim H.
    Kim HBNovember 16, 2010
    Muslims stay away from the cornbread- it has lard in it all day!! The cabbage is fine but ask about other things if you're not sure.
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