• Mac's Speed Shop front entrance
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    Mac’s Speed Shop Offers More Than Barbecue

    Mac’s Speed Shop is a restaurant originally opened 11 years ago, in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Currently with six locations between North and South Carolina, the five owners take pride in their concept of “traditional barbecue” matched with good beer; however, the restaurant offers other comfort foods such as burgers, wings and their popular Mac ‘n Cheese.  Although reluctant to eat restaurant style barbecue, my husband and I visited because I wanted a good burger. Atmosphere Advertised as a “beer, bikes and bbq bar,” I was a little intimidated, but their casual, open atmosphere put my mind at ease right away.  The high ceilings and exposed duct system lends itself to…

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    Grill Marks Makes an Impression

    Grill Marks is a casual, quaint burger restaurant that offers not only fries, burgers and shakes – but also, comfort and southern hospitality.  Established restaurateurs, Mark & Larkin Hammond  constructed over a dozen burger options, blended with Angus beef, chuck, brisket and short ribs, Grill Marks offers indispensable burgers in downtown Greenville.  Located on Greenville’s revitalized downtown Main Street, diners can enjoy outside or an inside experience.  A long marble bar sits where gourmet milk shakes, adult milk shakes, beer and wine are served.  Call ahead seating is available through their website.  Wait times can exceed 30-45 minutes on weekends. Opened in September of 2012, Grill Marks staff prides themselves on hospitality and respect.  Management…