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Fuel Pizza Cafe

Second Ward
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500 S College St, Charlotte, NC 28202-1872
+1 704-370-2755
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Longs, South Carolina
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick slice for a snack to tide us over for dinner. The decor went well for the theme, old time filling station memorabilia. We arrived around 3pm so it wasn't very busy. The restrooms were well stocked and pretty clean, smelled ok...the trash was overflowing with paper towels. To be noted it was a shared public... More 

Thank David K
Asheville, North Carolina
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Staying nearby. Event at convention center. Extremely convenient. The pizza was good. Cheese fries mediocre. Cookies delicious. Bottled beer selection good. Great casual atmosphere.

Thank phud33
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29 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

While I've never had a bad slice of pizza here, I prefer ordering a whole pizza most. It's beyond good. And the marinara sauce for the garlic rolls are so good my kids want to drink it.

Thank TripReviewer88
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69 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

Lots of choices, great thin crust pizza and awesome garlic knots! Wine offerings also were pretty decent!

Thank ladylaw7
Apex, North Carolina, United States
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139 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016

We had gone to a Panthers game and just needed some fuel! Pizza was good but very cheap paper plates. Beer was cheap,but good. It really is just a pizza and wings joint for very fast food.

Thank Kathleen598
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Don't deliver to hotels! Really!!! Why be on a travel site and not deliver to travelers. Too funny. Don't think the person I talked to really cared about getting and business. Stayed on hold for 10 minutes to be told they don't deliver to hotels. What a waste of time!

Thank Michael C
Auburn, Washington
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

We ate at Fuel Pizza the first day that we were in town. The pizza was fine and the atmosphere was pleasant. The location was great. There was not really anything oustanding in my mind, but if you are craving pizza and are in the area, give them a try.

Thank Cody P
Point Pleasant, New Jersey
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66 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Went here for pizza and wings. Great on both counts. Living in Jersey comes with high expectations for pizza and they nailed it. Super friendly staff. Highly recommend for late night dining!

Thank Gary D
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98 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

This a great spot for late night dining. Not to far from the stadium and the Epicentre. The garlic knots are fantastic. Get a large pie and get it to go!

Thank Hitesh P
Darlington, South Carolina
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265 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

We've been to several Fuel Pizza cafes around Charlotte over the years and have always been pleased. It's been a while since our last visit, and we were happy to see that the food and unique atmosphere have not changed. It sort of reminds you of a place that a biker might eat at---but it is family friendly and worth... More 

Thank cisco289

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 S College St, Charlotte, NC 28202-1872
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Second Ward
  • Neighbourhood: Second Ward
  • Phone Number: +1 704-370-2755

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?