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Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Racing Through Charlotte"

  (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: May 15, 2015 
Aired on: May 15, 2015 
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  • Buffalo Cauliflower Sliders
    cauliflower steak-sliced w/ buffalo sauce; served w/ slaw, blue cheese
  • Chana Masala Tacos
    chickpea-based sauce & topped w/ apricot & Medjool date couscous; looks good
4.5 out of 5
161 ratings
since 2011; food truck; go to website to find locations
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Pinky's Westside Grill: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Pinky's Westside Grill ($)
(1028 ratings)

1600 W Morehead St Map It!
Charlotte, NC 28208
(704) 332-0402
eatatpinkys.com
  • Asian Pork Burger
    pork burger, Asian sauce, slaw
  • Corn Dog Shrimp
    large shrimp dipped in corn dog batter & deep-fried; served w/ waffle fries, southern slaw & dipping sauce
  • Triple "G" Burger
    three 5-oz patties, cheese (optional), slaw, mustard, chopped onions, chili; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1028 ratings
owner/chef used to run Penguin Drive-In (which closed); used to be a garage that worked on VWs (and hence a VW on the roof); Other Recipes: Carolina Burger Chili
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  • "Hot Lap" Sandwich
    spicy shredded chicken served on toasted ciabatta roll topped w/ melted mozzarella cheese, fresh cilantro & jalapeno-cilantro crema
  • "The Concord" Sandwich
    house made North Carolina mission fig preserve spread on toasted ciabatta roll & topped w/ aged steak filet & blue cheese crumbles; looks good
4.0 out of 5
22 ratings
opened in 2013; sports bar w/ go-kart track & conference facility
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Racing Through Charlotte"   (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: May 15, 2015 
Aired on: May 15, 2015