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The Baron and the Beef

1631 US Highway 70 E, Kinston, NC 28501-9028
+1 252-527-6787
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good24%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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“meatballs” (13 reviews)
“cheese spread” (3 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse
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1631 US Highway 70 E, Kinston, NC 28501-9028
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Food was to salty to eat. Sent it back to the kitchen. Won't be back. Salad bar was good. Service was good.

Thank LBC8987
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

My wife & I were in Kinston for her to do some training @ the tax office. We decided to go out for steak one evening and this restaurant was recommended. Rib Eye steak is what we settled on since Filets were already sold out;...More

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Average steak. Tasted more like it was just bought at the Piggly Wiggly, definitely not aged as advertised. The "Hot" platter was steak was served on was cold. The salad bar was okay, nothing spectacular. This place has a lot of potential. Also, service was...More

Thank kenneth j
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Fooe was very good, salad bar was very well stocked. Very personable waiter.. Only negative was they did not have a complete bar, only beer and wine.

Thank CoachRFM
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Let’s start with the food... I got a chicken breast and the salad bar. The meatballs were cold and the dressings; yes, I tried multiple; were not good. Our son’s chicken came out first and it was hard, like a hard rubber texture, and we...More

Thank Jordan R
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The salad bar was the best part of the dinner.......I've had better steak elsewhere......I would go back again but only for the salad bar

Thank LadyRed829
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Been eating here for years! Best salad bar around! Always fresh ingredients and clean salad bar area. Meatballs, cheese spread and soup are delicious! Service was ok..:a little slow to refill tea but other than that, it was great once again!

Thank lkwr97
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Way above average salad bar. Steaks are flawless, cooked perfectly. This place is real good in my opinion, and I have traveled and been a foodie around the world. This is a great local place with character and a very good product.

Thank jaynorris10
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Good beef, descent salad - but not so much more. Interior a bit boring and rather dark. Descent selection of beers but poor selection of wines. Service is OK.

Thank Martin E
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Sorry, sorry service..no wonder the parking lot was half empty on a Friday night..my last time at this local restaurant. Has gone down hill over the years

Thank Richard R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1631 US Highway 70 E, Kinston, NC 28501-9028
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Kinston
  • Phone Number: +1 252-527-6787
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