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Arby's 4173 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Arby's
Fast Food

Arby's

4173 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28504

This locations performs consistently very well. I've been only using the drive-thru since March, and the orders have been correct; fresh, and hot. Good...

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  • Good85 Reviews3.8
Barney's Pizzaria & Grill 3647 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Barney's Pizzaria & Grill
Italian

Barney's Pizzaria & Grill

3647 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28504

We got Italian Subs and I have to say they were rather delicious. The bread they used is also a lot better than most places. They could've used some banana...

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  • Good79 Reviews3.8
Bojangles 1028 W New Bern Rd, Kinston
Bojangles
Chicken

Bojangles

1028 W New Bern Rd, Kinston, NC 28501

Stopped at the Bojangels in Kinston for a great 2 piece lunch.Half of the tables were closed because of Covid but the food was still great with good service,...

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  • Good91 Reviews3.6
Bojangles 400 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Bojangles
Chicken

Bojangles

400 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

The best BBQ sandwich I have ever had for a fast food restaurant. Bo you need to keep this 1.The only reason I didn't give you a 5 star is they were kinda...

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  • Good77 Reviews3.4
Burger King 2015 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Burger King
Hamburgers & Hot Dogs

Burger King

2015 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28504

This Burger King is the best of the 2 in town. The service is always great and servers are friendly. They know their job and are kind. They really take care of...

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  • Average69 Reviews3
Burger King 2402 Heritage St, Kinston
Burger King
Hamburgers & Hot Dogs

Burger King

2402 Heritage St, Kinston, NC 28501

Love the grill burgers,but the buns needs to be grilled,I gets a whooper meal but the whopper buns doesn't hold everything inside the bun is weak and...

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  • Average66 Reviews3.2
Chef & the Farmer 120 W Gordon St, Kinston
Chef & the Farmer
American

Chef & the Farmer

120 W Gordon St, Kinston, NC 28501

My husband and I made a stopover in Kinston specifically to visit this restaurant. He was a fan of Vivian Howard's first show on PBS. We were a little...

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  • Superb176 Reviews4.5
Chen's Chinese 211 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Chen's Chinese
Chinese

Chen's Chinese

211 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

Great food, friendly service. Great value for your money - we always get huge portions. When we order shrimp and broccoli, we get equal parts of both. Big...

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  • Superb43 Reviews4.3
Chick-fil-A 4499 US-70 W, Kinston
Chick-fil-A
Chicken

Chick-fil-A

4499 US-70 W, Kinston, NC 28504

Long lines but very efficient. We've had a few errors with orders but nothing major. Food is reliably good and staff seem courteous most of the time. If...

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  • Good129 Reviews4.2
Domino's Pizza 1201 W Vernon Ave Ste E, Kinston
Domino's Pizza
Pizza

Domino's Pizza

1201 W Vernon Ave Ste E, Kinston, NC 28501

This location has been my goto for about 5 years now when life gets hectic and there's no time to cook or I'm just too tired to. Always great food...

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  • Average60 Reviews3.2
East Coast Wings + Grill 3021 N Herritage St, Kinston
East Coast Wings + Grill
Chicken Wings

East Coast Wings + Grill

3021 N Herritage St, Kinston, NC 28501

My experience here was fantastic! The waitress, Maine, was extremely attentive and kind. The food was hot and arrived quickly. I might’ve found my new,...

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  • Average105 Reviews3.1
El Nuevo San Juan B, 1648, 2423 N Herritage St, Kinston
El Nuevo San Juan
Mexican

El Nuevo San Juan

B, 1648, 2423 N Herritage St, Kinston, NC 28501

This place is a great spot to have a family lunch or dinner it's very family friendly and the staff is great also does curbside pickup due to COVID!!...

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  • Superb136 Reviews4.4
El Nuevo Tequila Mexican Restaurant 1030 W New Bern Rd, Kinston
El Nuevo Tequila Mexican Restaurant
Tacos

El Nuevo Tequila Mexican Restaurant

1030 W New Bern Rd, Kinston, NC 28504

The food is way better than San Juan Mexican restaurant.The food is delicious, fresh and hot. They do need to check their phone lines periodically due to it...

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  • Superb58 Reviews4.6
Golden China Buffet 4147 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Golden China Buffet
Chinese

Golden China Buffet

4147 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28504

This is one of my favorite restaurants to eat at. The food is always good and the people there are really nice. The stock there food regularly and make sure...

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  • Good92 Reviews4
H.O.W. II 710 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
H.O.W. II
Chinese

H.O.W. II

710 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

The BEST steak I have had in years. We were celebrating the purchase of our new home. The staff was attentive without being too much. The food was excellent,...

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  • Superb67 Reviews4.4
Hardee's 4171 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Hardee's
Hamburgers & Hot Dogs

Hardee's

4171 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28504

This Hardees is ALWAYS fantastic! The best one that I have ever been too. The food is always hot and I have never had to wait! Even if I did it would be okay...

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  • Good70 Reviews3.3
Hardee's 1344 Highway 258 S, Kinston
Hardee's
Hamburgers & Hot Dogs

Hardee's

1344 Highway 258 S, Kinston, NC 28504

I've gotten the chicken from Hardee's over by Walmart in Kinston North Carolina and the one on New Bern Highway and it was terrible both times the...

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  • Good78 Reviews3.6
Hawk's Nest Café & General Store 100 S Queen St, Kinston
Hawk's Nest Café & General Store
American

Hawk's Nest Café & General Store

100 S Queen St, Kinston, NC 28501

Hungry and lost in Kinston and good thing I found this place. The place is very homey and the staff are super friendly. I feel like I visited a friend's...

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  • Good84 Reviews4.2
Hibachi Express 2405 N Herritage St suite c, Kinston
Hibachi Express
Japanese

Hibachi Express

2405 N Herritage St suite c, Kinston, NC 28501

This place is always good to me! Tristan and his wife are great. Everytime I go she remembers what I want, right down to the sauces and how I like my steak...

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  • Average58 Reviews2.9
Jessie Bell's Restaurant 106 E Vernon Ave, Kinston
Jessie Bell's Restaurant
Soul Food

Jessie Bell's Restaurant

106 E Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

From out of town and decided to google soul food restaurants in Kinston and Jessie Bells appeared first. purchased 3 platters and food was great. Mac and...

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  • Superb77 Reviews4.4
KFC 1613 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
KFC
Chicken

KFC

1613 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28504

Chicken was excellent had a mix of baked,crispy and original with coleslaw, green beans, mashed potatoes with gravy. Served hot and ready to eat. Drive orders...

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  • Average73 Reviews3.2
Lily's Pizza 2423 N Herritage St, Kinston
Lily's Pizza
Pizza

Lily's Pizza

2423 N Herritage St, Kinston, NC 28501

Always a great place to meet friends, have a tasty meal, and be greeted by some really sweet workers! As I work in New Bern now & havent visited in months,...

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  • Superb52 Reviews4.3
Little Caesars Pizza 111 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Little Caesars Pizza
Pizza

Little Caesars Pizza

111 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28503

Thanks for such a great tasting pizza, I will now want one more every time I see the commercial!!! That was a good 5 meat pizza, I can't believe I have...

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  • Average69 Reviews3
Little J's Pizza & Subs 2459 US-258, Kinston
Little J's Pizza & Subs
Pizza

Little J's Pizza & Subs

2459 US-258, Kinston, NC 28504

Food is delicious! We eat here all the time for our lunch break and we're never disappointed. Haven't had anything we didn't like. Great subs,...

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  • Good56 Reviews4
Lovick's Cafe 320 N Herritage St, Kinston
Lovick's Cafe
American

Lovick's Cafe

320 N Herritage St, Kinston, NC 28501

Not sure what the locals think, but anyone traveling from the northeast looking for a delicious and inexpensive southern breakfast will find it here! We opted...

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  • Superb127 Reviews4.3
Main Moon 909 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Main Moon
Chinese

Main Moon

909 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

Tried Main Moon for the first time and I thought everything was great. I had the garlic shrimp. The veggies were large slices and whole pieces of broccoli. The...

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  • Good80 Reviews3.9
McDonald's 110 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
McDonald's
Fast Food

McDonald's

110 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

I think this is my favorite McDonald's out of all other ones, for their food & sweet tea is always seems to taste a few steps above all the other...

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  • Average107 Reviews3
McDonald's 612 E New Bern Rd, Kinston
McDonald's
Burgers

McDonald's

612 E New Bern Rd, Kinston, NC 28501

Fairly quick service for breakfast at 9:30 on Sunday morning. Was just passing by and it was on my side of the road. Line moved fast, handed them money, they...

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  • Average87 Reviews3.2
McDonald's 4194 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
McDonald's
Fast Food

McDonald's

4194 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28504

In the top 10 best McDonald's I've visited anywhere and everywhere. Theyre always fast and have not recieved an order wrong or missing items...

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  • Good101 Reviews3.3
Olympian Restaurant 601 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Olympian Restaurant
Fast Food

Olympian Restaurant

601 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

Great food and salad. Chicken kabobs were moist and fresh. Salad came quickly and kept me entertained until food ariived. Good food good price. Recommend a...

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  • Good104 Reviews4
Papa John's Pizza 1004 W Vernon Ave Suite B, Kinston
Papa John's Pizza
Pizza

Papa John's Pizza

1004 W Vernon Ave Suite B, Kinston, NC 28501

Papa John's is my favorite pizza place when I do eat pizza or the wings. I've had a few pass issues, but nothing that stopped me from going back, Not...

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  • Average59 Reviews3
Peach House Restaurant 412 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Peach House Restaurant
American

Peach House Restaurant

412 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

Currently only open for takeout orders. January 28, 2021. I took a vantage of the features peppered turkey on croissant sandwich, out of this world! Wife opted...

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  • Superb96 Reviews4.5
Pizza Hut 1802 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Pizza Hut
Pizza

Pizza Hut

1802 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

They have remodeled this restaurant. It is nice and clean but I was disappointed that they no longer have all you can eat lunch. The pizza was really good and...

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  • Average80 Reviews3
Queen Street Deli 115 S Queen St #115, Kinston
Queen Street Deli
Deli

Queen Street Deli

115 S Queen St #115, Kinston, NC 28501

Love the Queen Street Deli! Lorraine's sweet potato biscuits are the BEST ever!Everything we've eaten there is delicious!Laid back atmosphere!...

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  • Superb104 Reviews4.4
Quick N Chicken 802 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Quick N Chicken
Japanese

Quick N Chicken

802 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

This place is pretty decent especially for kinston food. Not the best food I ever had but it is always hot and fresh and made to order I would def choose this...

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  • Good42 Reviews4.1
Ruby Tuesday 3725 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Ruby Tuesday
Burgers

Ruby Tuesday

3725 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28504

Waitress was a doll and she made the best drinks BUT the food wasnt the greatest. The grease used to cook tasted and lingered on the food like it was burnt and...

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  • Good121 Reviews3.3
Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q 4483 US-70, Kinston
Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q
Chicken Shop

Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q

4483 US-70, Kinston, NC 28501

Carolina BBQ as we call it. Pull pork everywhere else. 5 stars if prices were less but maybe you gotta pay for good BBQ. You be the judge. Definitely worth the...

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  • Good33 Reviews3.8
Subway 401 E New Bern Rd, Kinston
Subway
Take Out

Subway

401 E New Bern Rd, Kinston, NC 28501

This is the cleanest subway we have ever been in the staff make sure you are jappy with your food and they are very friendly and professional. Only Subway in...

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  • Good48 Reviews3.7
Subway 2405 I N Heritage St, Kinston
Subway
Take Out

Subway

2405 I N Heritage St, Kinston, NC 28501

Very clean store, fresh vegetables and fresh meat. Great service! I highly recommend this store right now as it stands and if things change I will come back...

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  • Average42 Reviews2.7
Subway Inside Walmart In Kinston, 4101 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Subway
Take Out

Subway

Inside Walmart In Kinston, 4101 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28504

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  • Average21 Reviews3.1
Subway 4153 W Vernon Ave Space #7, Kinston
Subway
Sandwich Shop

Subway

4153 W Vernon Ave Space #7, Kinston, NC 28504

Food was great and the service was wonderful very pleasant. Fresh and perfectly made.The only problem is we tried to order online ahead on the app. but it...

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  • Good39 Reviews3.3
Sugar Hill Pizzeria 211 N Herritage St, Kinston
Sugar Hill Pizzeria
Italian

Sugar Hill Pizzeria

211 N Herritage St, Kinston, NC 28501

The food is fantastic ! The pizza is amazing . The stromboli is stuffed full end to end . Those garlic knots and fried ravioli are absolutely the best anywhere...

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  • Superb130 Reviews4.5
Taco Bell 1806 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Taco Bell
Mexican

Taco Bell

1806 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

I love Taco Bell period. I have never been to one designed as this one is. It was very cute. It was clean including the bathrooms. The staff were friendly and...

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  • Average76 Reviews2.9
Taco Bell 700 US-70, Kinston
Taco Bell
Mexican

Taco Bell

700 US-70, Kinston, NC 28504

If you "Yo quiero Taco Bell", then this is the best one to hit! Since my guilty pleasure is Taco Bell, I've visited many and speak from...

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  • Average66 Reviews3.2
The Dog House 2719 high way #55 south, Kinston
The Dog House
Hot Dogs

The Dog House

2719 high way #55 south, Kinston, NC 28504

I have worked with the company now for 3 years. The food is great. And we strive to have the best customer service in the area. Stop by and try us out you...

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  • Superb6 Reviews4.7
The Laughing Owl Restaurant 108 W North St, Kinston
The Laughing Owl Restaurant
Latin American

The Laughing Owl Restaurant

108 W North St, Kinston, NC 28501

Ordered the spinach and goat cheese flatbread! Food was amazing. So many flavors that went so well together. Atmosphere was inviting and relaxing. Service...

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  • Superb60 Reviews4.6
The Laughing Owl Restaurant 108A W North St, Kinston
The Laughing Owl Restaurant
American

The Laughing Owl Restaurant

108A W North St, Kinston, NC 28501

Incredible food, fantastic service - unmatched at this low price!! Food is fresh and top quality. Amazing food combinations. Champagne vinaigrette was so...

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  • Superb51 Reviews4.3
Tokyo House Japanese Restaurant 1201 W Vernon Ave, Kinston
Tokyo House Japanese Restaurant
Japanese

Tokyo House Japanese Restaurant

1201 W Vernon Ave, Kinston, NC 28501

Not the best sushi I've had but overall not bad. Was a bit disappointed that my beef was cooked in a microwave. The prices are very reasonable and the...

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  • Good70 Reviews3.7
Wendy's 2409 N Herritage St, Kinston
Wendy's
Hamburgers & Hot Dogs

Wendy's

2409 N Herritage St, Kinston, NC 28501

Food was excellent as always. Hopefully the Kinston locations will open up soon so that customers can go inside for takeout orders. It is ridiculous to have to...

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  • Good76 Reviews3.4
Wendy's 4535 US-70 West, Kinston
Wendy's
Hamburgers & Hot Dogs

Wendy's

4535 US-70 West, Kinston, NC 28504

We go to wendy's every day almost and get a frosty. One of the staff there calls out hello friends!! They know our order by heart you don't feel like...

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  • Average104 Reviews2.9
Wilson's Top Dog & Grill 602 N McLewean St, Kinston
Wilson's Top Dog & Grill

Wilson's Top Dog & Grill

602 N McLewean St, Kinston, NC 28501

We want to give a shoutout to this restaurant for the care they are taking during the pandemic. We have been struggling to find places to eat that feel safe in...

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  • Superb24 Reviews4.5
Wok N Roll 2424 N Herritage St, Kinston
Wok N Roll
Chinese

Wok N Roll

2424 N Herritage St, Kinston, NC 28501

Food was delicious, very impressed with how the restaurant has been modified to protect against Covid, very well sectioned off, totally touch less process....

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  • Superb59 Reviews4.4