Welcome to Pinky's Westside Grill ™

Pinky’s Westside Grill™ would like to thank Guy Fieri and the Food Network for featuring our restaurant on Diners,Drive-Ins and Dives. Chef Greg Auten was the first person to appear on Diners,Drive-Ins and Dives for 2 different restaurants, first being Season 1, Episode 3 “Blue Plate Special” and then Season 22, Episode 10, “Driving through Charlotte”.

In 2020 we were again with Diners, Drive-ins & Dives. This third being Season 32, Episode 6 “Takeout: Funky Finds in ‘da House”.

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What Guy Ate

Greg's Pickles

World Famous Greg's Pickles only @ Pinky's Westside Grill™

Triple "G" Burger (Westside)

Triple "G" Burger

Corn Dog Shrimp

Viking Corn Dog

See what people are saying about us.

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4.5 Stars - Based on 1255 User Reviews
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  • Fun and funky atmosphere.Unique, varied menu (love the ginger tuna salad).Great for take-out or eat-in.

    Lauren C. Avatar
    Lauren C.
    7/31/2021

    Great experience. I had the chili pimento hot dog and it was quite possibly the best hot dog I've ever had. That cheese is nuts.

    Kacee S. Avatar
    Kacee S.
    7/30/2021

    Always awesome. Great beer selection, fantastic food

    Christopher L. Avatar
    Christopher L.
    7/30/2021

    5 star ratingFood is really good!! Pinky's has a variety of meal esp vegan options!!! The actual vibe of the restaurant is laid back relaxed environment..

    Nia D. Avatar
    Nia D.
    7/30/2021

    My go to place to take out of town guests and it never disappoints. Always have an amazing time and delicious food.

    Kelly N. Avatar
    Kelly N.
    7/29/2021

    Great food, good cocktails and beer selection

    Nicole E. Avatar
    Nicole E.
    7/28/2021

    5 star ratingThis place has amazing food! I stopped by from Connecticut, and I will be back! Great customer service and the energy was overall great! Keep it up guys!

    Tea T. Avatar
    Tea T.
    7/25/2021

    Phenomenal! ...... Not much more to say. Crab puppies, burgers, Sandwhiches, Mixed drinks and draft beer selections are all awesome.

    David S. Avatar
    David S.
    7/24/2021

    The food is great an the strawberry margaritas are even better & the service is always good ..the hostess is a favorite she is so sweet & accommodating every time we come !

    Christine M. Avatar
    Christine M.
    7/23/2021
  • Nice atmosphere. Decent food. Was a bit disappointed to be honest because I expected more from the reviews I saw.

    dylan f. Avatar
    dylan f.
    7/23/2021

    Funky atmosphere and delicious food!

    Bee J. Avatar
    Bee J.
    7/23/2021

    I got the veggie corndog and the veggie dog with slaw on it. Both were absolutely delicious! Wish I got a photo but I ate them too quickly 🤣

    Roars Avatar
    Roars
    7/23/2021

    Amazing staff, atmosphere, food, and drinks!

    Lee C. Avatar
    Lee C.
    7/23/2021

    Excellent food and service was great

    Joe S. Avatar
    Joe S.
    7/23/2021

    Great burgers

    Sanjay P. Avatar
    Sanjay P.
    7/23/2021

    Excellent food and service. Had the Kicking Chicken Tacos. They were awesome, but then so is everything else I've had at Pink'y's. Definitely a must visit.

    Luther B. Avatar
    Luther B.
    7/23/2021

    Fun place. the food is dope but it's sometimes kinda slow to be brought out

    Hunter Y. Avatar
    Hunter Y.
    7/22/2021

    Great experience tonight. Great service by Jake D. Super friendly and attentive! Would recommend and will be back soon.

    Dean L. Avatar
    Dean L.
    7/22/2021
  • One of my favorite burger joints! Love the food, love the atmosphere!

    Phill M. Avatar
    Phill M.
    7/22/2021

    Good..took longer than usual for order pick up..

    Jacquelyn C. Avatar
    Jacquelyn C.
    7/21/2021

    What is not to love about this place! The Pimpin Fries are AMAZING!! Never a bad meal here!! Super fun atmosphere!!

    Shanna W. Avatar
    Shanna W.
    7/21/2021

    First time and I enjoyed the experience but not the Friday night wait. 40 minutes is average I think. Food was perfect.

    Jack M. Avatar
    Jack M.
    7/21/2021

    Awesome food, cool decor. EXTREMELY friendly staff.stopped here driving from PA to FL. definitely recommend checking it out!

    Rich B. Avatar
    Rich B.
    7/21/2021

    Excellent, fresh from New York and this was our first stop for lunch. Chicken Philly and the Patsy melt 😋 👍

    Mark L. Avatar
    Mark L.
    7/19/2021

    Friendly staff, good size portions, decent price!

    Rhonda S. Avatar
    Rhonda S.
    7/19/2021

    Pinky's never disappoints, food was good service was great.

    Mike H. Avatar
    Mike H.
    7/19/2021

    I liked eating food at Pinky's West Side Grill.

    Edward P. Avatar
    Edward P.
    7/19/2021
  • I LOVE "PINKY'S"...FOOD IS AQESOME, DRINKS ARE GREAT AND THE PEOPLE ARE AMAZING!!!

    Allison H. Avatar
    Allison H.
    7/19/2021

    Nice menu. Good burgers. I had a cheesesteak special on Thursday, it was okay but nothing to write home about. The atmosphere is nice and the bartender was great.

    Elena Avatar
    Elena
    7/18/2021

    Food was delicious!!!

    Diane B. Avatar
    Diane B.
    7/18/2021

    Awesome food great atmosphere

    Mandy Ĺ. Avatar
    Mandy Ĺ.
    7/18/2021

    Excellent food. Great atmosphere!

    Douglas W. Avatar
    Douglas W.
    7/18/2021

    Staff was very nice and attentive. Food was good.

    Vondra H. Avatar
    Vondra H.
    7/17/2021

    Food was excellent and the service was Great

    Darrell W. Avatar
    Darrell W.
    7/17/2021

    Excellent service good food enjoy going there to eat. Do recommend..

    Roberto R. Avatar
    Roberto R.
    7/17/2021

    I love this place. Great drinks.

    Erika M. Avatar
    Erika M.
    7/15/2021
  • I strongly loved it, I really enjoyed the food, so 😋tasteful.

    Walter W. Avatar
    Walter W.
    7/15/2021

    Best burgers

    Ravan G. Avatar
    Ravan G.
    7/15/2021

    Love the food drinks and atmosphere

    K J. Avatar
    K J.
    7/15/2021

    Kitchen was backed up, busy on a Saturday afternoon but the food from start to finish was great!

    Casey V. Avatar
    Casey V.
    7/14/2021

    Great food and the staff was so friendly and will take great care of you.

    Jamie W. Avatar
    Jamie W.
    7/13/2021

    Just visiting. Pretty good. Definitely want to go back to try other items on the menu. A lot of the sandwiches caught my eye. An interesting mix. I like it.

    Tim C. Avatar
    Tim C.
    7/13/2021

    Delicious!!! Server was wonderful, personable, and made great suggestions!

    Christy K. Avatar
    Christy K.
    7/12/2021

    Early dinner with family ater visiting Michelangelo exhibit. Great food drinks and service.

    Donald L. Avatar
    Donald L.
    7/11/2021

    Absolutely delicious food and fun environment

    Chiara H. Avatar
    Chiara H.
    7/11/2021
  • THE FOOD WAS GREAT...STAFF WAS FRIENDLY. THE FOOD WAS FILLING DEFINITELY RECOMMEND. WILL BE BACK

    Avis N. Avatar
    Avis N.
    7/11/2021

    5 star ratinggreat food i visit weekly friendly staff and amazing drinks

    Annie T. Avatar
    Annie T.
    7/08/2021

    Great cheese burger and waffle fries. Recommend the wasabi ranch for the fries.

    Dean H. Avatar
    Dean H.
    7/06/2021

    4 star ratingVery fast, even when busy. Good food. Very small place though and the parking sucks. This restaurant is in a very congested area. Really good crab hushpuppies though 🙂

    Kabreel M. Avatar
    Kabreel M.
    7/06/2021

    Kind of a cool place

    Tony H. Avatar
    Tony H.
    7/05/2021

    5 star ratingIf you want the best fried pickles you ever YES the burgers are amazing and the alcohol menu is outstaning Great Place all together

    Carol T. Avatar
    Carol T.
    7/05/2021

    Great service and delicious tacos!

    Beverly H. Avatar
    Beverly H.
    7/04/2021

    Small place with a big food experience. The Korean tacos are to die for.

    pam g. Avatar
    pam g.
    7/01/2021

    Great.... Friendly staff. BeAUTIFUL TATTOO'S.....GOOD , NICE, HARDWORKING PPL. FOOD WAS AWESOME. FORGOT 2 TAKE PIC. AGAIN . FISH TACOS & BLACK BEANS

    Sophia R. Avatar
    Sophia R.
    7/01/2021
  • Unique

    Nat C. Avatar
    Nat C.
    7/01/2021

    First time eating there after 22 years living in Charlotte. I must say I liked it I will be back.

    Renaul H. Avatar
    Renaul H.
    7/01/2021

    Pinkies has some of the best burgers in the area. The Pimento Cheese Waffle fries are a must. Their salads are also filling and tasty.

    Robert W. Avatar
    Robert W.
    7/01/2021

    Great menu, good food.

    Michael K. Avatar
    Michael K.
    6/30/2021

    I always love eating at Pinky's Westside Grill.One of my absolute favorite spots.

    Christopher M. Avatar
    Christopher M.
    6/29/2021

    Yummy

    LaToya P. Avatar
    LaToya P.
    6/29/2021

    Yummy

    LaToya P. Avatar
    LaToya P.
    6/29/2021

    Best burger I've ever had.

    Cynthia M. Avatar
    Cynthia M.
    6/28/2021

    Yummy Pinky’s dog, & quick service.

    Grace M. Avatar
    Grace M.
    6/28/2021
  • Yummy Pinky’s dog, & quick service.

    Grace M. Avatar
    Grace M.
    6/28/2021

    Fantastic food in fun atmosphere. The banana pudding fed 5 people and is to die for! Just a little pricey.

    Cindy T. Avatar
    Cindy T.
    6/27/2021

    The food was delicious!!

    Justice F. Avatar
    Justice F.
    6/27/2021

    The food was delicious!!

    Justice F. Avatar
    Justice F.
    6/27/2021

    Great food but a little pricey

    Mike P. Avatar
    Mike P.
    6/27/2021

    Great food but a little pricey

    Mike P. Avatar
    Mike P.
    6/27/2021

    Went out on a Saturday night and Food was good ! But my server Anthony was phenomenal! Very friendly! & outgoing! I definitely enjoyed my night!!! Will be back great atmosphere!

    Kaela H. Avatar
    Kaela H.
    6/25/2021

    The shrimp and crab puppies are amazing

    R G. Avatar
    R G.
    6/25/2021

    I really enjoy the kinda fried turkey salad!

    John B. Avatar
    John B.
    6/25/2021
  • I really enjoy the kinda fried turkey salad!

    John B. Avatar
    John B.
    6/25/2021

    The food was great and the staff was very polite and accommodating even though I was coming in close to closing.

    Zuzu M. Avatar
    Zuzu M.
    6/25/2021

    The food was great and the staff was very polite and accommodating even though I was coming in close to closing.

    Zuzu M. Avatar
    Zuzu M.
    6/25/2021

    Good burger! Definitely want to try again!

    Tiffany F. Avatar
    Tiffany F.
    6/15/2021

    Friendly staff, great environment, and a fun delicious menu

    Steven V. Avatar
    Steven V.
    6/14/2021

    Great drinks, tasty veggie options, super cool staff. Me and puppy love it

    Elizabeth G. Avatar
    Elizabeth G.
    6/14/2021

    Great food! Great service! 😊😊😊

    Michael S. Avatar
    Michael S.
    6/14/2021

    Food by was delicious, service was fantastic, prices were good and the vibe was fun!

    Stephanie S. Avatar
    Stephanie S.
    6/13/2021

    Seen this restaurant on diners , drive ins, and dives . Food was great. Service was speedy , didnt have to wait for table very long .

    Nick T. Avatar
    Nick T.
    6/13/2021
  • Service was Excellent

    Bobby H. Avatar
    Bobby H.
    6/13/2021

    Always a good experience. Great food

    Jessica D. Avatar
    Jessica D.
    6/13/2021

    Pretty cool eclectic place(decor), with good food and a menu that is worth reading over. I recommend.

    Kipp C. Avatar
    Kipp C.
    6/13/2021

    Always love to eat out on the patio!

    Dena E. Avatar
    Dena E.
    6/13/2021

    Omg we are part of the LBGT community we are loved and supported here totally

    Michael J. Avatar
    Michael J.
    6/11/2021

    Madi was awesome. She poured 16oz's to the brim for all 3 drinks I had. Definitely going back because of her awesome service!

    Mitch C. Avatar
    Mitch C.
    6/11/2021

    Madi was awesome. She poured 16oz's to the brim for all 3 drinks I had. Definitely going back because of her awesome service!

    Mitch C. Avatar
    Mitch C.
    6/11/2021

    Two words: Frito Bandito!Everything was great!!!

    Matt Avatar
    Matt
    6/10/2021

    This place is a Charlotte landmark. Great food, great vibe and plenty of overflow parking. I commonly refer to this place as having some of the best burgers in Charlotte.

    Anthony F. Avatar
    Anthony F.
    6/08/2021