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Charcoal Deli

22 Church Ln, Cockeysville, MD 21030-4972
+1 410-666-3730
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
14 Sep 2018
“Tips from Jedi”
25 Feb 2017
“Need Time and Sunshine”
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American, Barbecue
22 Church Ln, Cockeysville, MD 21030-4972
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Can you say Pit Beef? Ham? Turkey? I've had them all and never been disappointed. Well worth the price.

Thank Dave J
Reviewed 25 February 2017

My colleagues and I stopped by for what we thought would be a quick lunch and take advantage of the warm weather by eating outside. Unfortunately so did a lot of other people and the food prep was really slow. Took us about 45 minutes...More

Thank PHLee7ca
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I picked up a carry out order tonight and the staff were extremely rude. Never did they say thank you or ever spoke to me. The cook pushed my bag throw the window with an ignorant force. This behavior will not be tolerated be me...More

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Usually I really enjoy this place. But last weekend, I tried their corned beef sandwich--reuben sandwich. The corned beef tasted like no corned beef I had ever had. It tasted like plain old beef--no seasoning or aging or any kind. Really disappointing. They serve the...More

1  Thank 1AnnieEliza
Reviewed 15 June 2016

While most people come here for the pit beef, the pit turkey is amazing too. It has such good flavor I don't like to cover it with any sauce. The sandwich plus boardwalk fries with vinegar and a lemonade make the most amazing lunch! Yum!!

Thank FKWM
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Decor. Picnic benches in a parking lot. Service. It's up to you! Order at the window and serve your friends. Really it's pure take out / window service. Cleanliness. Looks clean from the window. They keep the outside very clean (but you are sitting in...More

Thank Daddyo87
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Charcoal Deli serves great pit beef and pit turkey. Has been in the same location for 20+ years. Stick to the beef.

Thank donandeileen
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Yes, this place is always up there with Chaps as Baltimore's best pit beef sandwich. And, it's indeed an excellent sandwich. However, when I rolled-up, I finally got to see how and where they cook their meat. This is not “electric barbecue” you see so...More

Thank Robert F B
Reviewed 13 September 2015

The food here is really good and reasonably priced. My one gripe that caused me to only give 4 stars it that I am injured and use a walker and the location is very hard to navigate with no ramps.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Delicious pit beef - sliced to order, so it comes steaming hot. Beef is lean and good quality. Fries are hot and delicious. You can take your order to go, or you can eat outside at the picnic tables. You order at the window -...More

Thank Deb W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Church Ln, Cockeysville, MD 21030-4972
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Cockeysville
  • Phone Number: +1 410-666-3730
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