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Leroy Fox Cotswold

4.6
71 Reviews
$30 and under
Southern

Leroy Fox is a restaurant in Charlotte, North Carolina that specializes in serving fried chicken. The restaurant features a modern roadhouse appeal and offers a large outdoor patio area and cocktails served in mason jars.

Leroy Fox offers a multitude of menus, including a lunch and dinner menu, brunch menu, drink menu, dessert menu, catering menu, to go menu, kid's menu and late night menu. The brunch menu features omelets, chicken and waffles, fried pork chop, sausage and gravy biscuits, chicken and sausage biscuits, eggs Benedict and more. Lunch and dinner fare at Leroy Fox includes rib eye, pork chop, salmon filet, shrimp and grits, grilled chicken and dumplings and multiple fried chicken options.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 71 people are saying
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vipKatherineL
Detroit
4 reviews
Dined on January 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The fried chicken is awesome. The cauliflower appetizer was very tasty! Service was fast and friendly. I will go back.

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YeiszmenJ
1 review
Dined on December 28, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding for and service. My boyfriend and I traveled from Columbia, SC to try it out. I was very well pleased. Will be back in the near future.

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ChristinaY
Charlotte
1 review
Dined on December 18, 2020
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Birthday family dinnee

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TaylorS
Raleigh
1 review
Dined on November 20, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Overall great experience. Was able to book a reservation, showed up and hostess took us to our table. Everything felt safe and distanced when walking through the restaurant. Service was great, quick, and knowledgeable. Been a few years since had been here and forgot how good it was. Definitely will add this to the rotation going forward.

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TeriF
Charlotte
6 reviews
Dined on November 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We sat outside and enjoyed great service and excellent food and wine. Unfortunately there were unhappy little children on both sides of our table whose loud crying made conversation difficult. But we didn’t let them ruin our evening.

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OpenTable Diner
Charlotte
1 review
Dined on September 17, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a wonderful time. They were intentional with safety precautions. We were completely safe and comfortable. We had a fantastic date night. We celebrated our 8th Anniversary. ♥️ Thank you for caring about our safety!!! 😊🙌🏾

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ThomasG
1 review
Dined on September 12, 2020
Overall3food3service2ambience3

Staff seemed to be thin and we had to wait quite a bit.

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OpenTable Diner
Baton Rouge
2 reviews
Dined on September 3, 2020
Overall4food5service4ambience4

This was my second visit. First visit was excellent. This visit was as well with the exception that the waiter was a little preoccupied and let drinks run dry. Hostess noticed and was quick to refill. Food was perfect. Fun environment for casual meal or night out with friends.

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Meg1241
1 review
Dined on September 3, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Leroy Fox is the perfect restaurant for any occasion. I have been there for friend's birthdays, causal lunches and taken business associates for lunch meetings. It never disappoints.

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SteveS
Charlotte
1 review
Reviewed on December 17, 2018
Overall4foodserviceambience

I've been to both of Leroy Fox's locations in Charlotte. The service has always been friendly and the food is certainly good comfort food. I'll continue to come for my Sunday brunch

JM
vipJandM
Charlotte
24 reviews
Dined on January 23, 2016
Overall3food3service3ambience2

We went to Leroy Fox on a Saturday night and were seated immediately with a reservation. It was our first time attending and we were a little taken aback by the number of kids and the noise level.

However, we have yet to find a sit-down restaurant serving good fried chicken in Charlotte so thought it would be worth the try. The food was just average. The chicken was good and moist, but the sides were not. The mashed potatoes and gravy were lukewarm, tasteless and gummy. The side salad I had was average. My husbands sweet potato tater tots were also barely warm and not crisp. Generally, if you don't have kids, not sure its worth the money...because the restaurant is not cheap!

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vipGreg
Charlotte
28 reviews
Dined on January 23, 2016
Overall3food4service3ambience2

It may have been our 6:15pm dinner slot, but the restaurant was filled with families with young kids. The wait staff did a nice job working around and over the little ones, but it was less of what I expected for a "cool neighborhood sports bar restaurant/bar".

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ElizabethM
Charlotte
1 review
Dined on December 19, 2015
Overall4food3service4ambience3

Great server, good food, loud restaurant so it was hard to hear table conversation.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Charlotte
34 reviews
Dined on December 13, 2015
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Great for brunch!

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Pettway
Las Vegas
20 reviews
Dined on November 22, 2015
Overall5food5service3ambience4

I highly recommend Leroy Fox. We are new to the Charlotte area and recently went there for Sunday brunch. Make sure you have reservations via Open Table as this place is hopping. We had wonderful specialty Mojitos and great brunch items.

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OpenTable Diner
Charlotte
1 review
Dined on October 30, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Grilled chicken dumplings were delicious. Wait staff friendly and attentive. Sat outside on patio which was a great place to just sit, relax, and chat.

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Realfoodlover
Charlotte
32 reviews
Dined on October 25, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. Great service. Such a wonderful patio to enjoy the pleasant Fall weather. So grateful to have this restaurant in our neighborhood! Our out of town guests couldn't say enough about how much they enjoyed our brunch on the patio!

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RoadTripper
Jacksonville
2 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2015
Overall4food4service4ambience4

We thoroughly enjoyed Leroy Fox's food and atmosphere. Definitely try the chicken - it is not your Momma's fired chicken, and the dinner special was also tasty - a New Orleans style gumbo.
Suggest reservations. Will definitely go back on next trip to Charlotte.

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vipchef
Charlotte
5 reviews
Dined on July 24, 2015
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Great food, variety and drinks! Not for the health conscious but super yummy!

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OpenTable Diner
Charlotte
3 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and service

BH
BriHy
Charlotte
12 reviews
Dined on June 6, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Leroy Fox is always great. Great food! Great drinks! Excellent service! Everything I've had is always good. Nothing but great things to say.

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vipStache
Phoenix
71 reviews
Dined on June 4, 2015
Overall3food4service2ambience2

First time at Leroy Fox and probably the last. First let me say that the fried chicken was outstanding and something we would do for a take out. Having said that the rest is disappointing. It is VERY loud and is basically a barroom with more tables. The waitress didn't listen (perhaps because we are in our 60s) and our drink order therefore required three or four trips. This is an active, young people establishment with emphasis on long-necks and groups. Not of us.

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OpenTable Diner
Charlotte
2 reviews
Dined on May 31, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Leroy Fox is truly one of the greatest restaurants ever! Service is awesome and the food...WOW...the food is terrific!

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Ballantyne
Charlotte
8 reviews
Dined on May 19, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Sat outside and always a good time

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Diddy
Charlotte
6 reviews
Dined on May 17, 2015
Overall5food4service4ambience4

Very nice neighborhood establishment. The omelettes and choices were great

JH
vipJessicaH
Charlotte
6 reviews
Dined on May 13, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My mom and I were looking to try something new and stumbled upon Leroy Fox on OpenTable. We were disappointed that we had not found this place earlier! We had a great time and the Cucumber Basil Lemonade is a must try! We will be going back for my birthday next week!

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vipElizabeth
Charleston
27 reviews
Dined on May 10, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great restaurant for a large group and for families with kids!

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Eloise
Charlotte
1 review
Dined on May 6, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We eat here often, not just because it is in the neighborhood, but because the food is always good. Service is speedy. When the weather is nice, we prefer to sit outside. The noise level inside sometimes makes it difficult to hear your dining companions' conversation. Never let's us down.

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vipjjlobi
Charlotte
195 reviews
Dined on May 5, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Had lunch this past Tuesday. 1/2 price wine by the glass. We enjoyed a buffalo chicken salad and a Sweet Caroline. Both we entrees were perfectly done. A wide variety of sides are also available; today was a side salad for me ( a nice change). My wife loves their Foxy Brown cocktail, one of the best choices around. Server was pleasant and efficient. A very nice lunch.

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OpenTable Diner
Charlotte
2 reviews
Dined on May 2, 2015
Overall5food5service4ambience5

I always enjoy eating at Leroy Fox. Although I do miss the fried chicken salad that used to be on the menu.

JO
vipJosephOct2020a
Houston
14 reviews
Dined on April 10, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Good food, fun atmosphere, great service and reasonable prices.

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vipSoulFoodie
Charlotte
8 reviews
Dined on March 24, 2015
Overall3food4service3ambience3

Overa ll, I thought the food was pretty good (southwest salad w/blackened chicken) and they had 1/2 price glasses of wine on Tuesdays. My friend ordered the fried zucchini which I felt lacked seasoning. Our seating area was a little messy once we were sat at the table and but overall it was an decent experience. I would say for me this restaurant falls in the middle of the pack of places to eat in CLT.

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OpenTable Diner
Charlotte
2 reviews
Dined on March 20, 2015
Overall4food4service3ambience4

This place is pretty cool. It's trendy and has put a unique spin on some classic food selections. It can get pretty loud insice, but the outdoor patio is quiet and nice. Our service was good, not great. Overall a pretty cool place to grab food and drinks.

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vipjjlobi
Charlotte
195 reviews
Dined on March 15, 2015
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Just wish Leroy Fox was a bit closer to home, but worth the trip. Buffalo chicken sandwich is a favorite of my wife's . Great side choices. A salad selection diminishes the guilt. I prefer the Sweet Caroline with a side salad. All were very good. Good variety of drink selections from cocktails (Foxy Brown) to beers. Also look for daily drink specials. If you haven't already, you need to give it a try, but don't expect to have a serious conversation with your guest; really a noisy place.

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OpenTable Diner
Charlotte
4 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2015
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Food is always great, try anything with the house-made pimento cheese!

OT
OpenTable Diner
Orlando
2 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2015
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Excellent service!

OT
OpenTable Diner
Charlotte
1 review
Dined on February 27, 2015
Overall3food3service3ambience2

Way to loud!!!! Do something about the acoustics. You can't hear what the person across the table is saying. We probably won't come back because of this. Everything else was good.

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OpenTable Diner
Charlotte
1 review
Dined on February 20, 2015
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Our server Amy was very attentive as was our hostess. The ambiance and overall experience was worthwhile. I recommend it!

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NikWong
Charlotte
3 reviews
Dined on February 8, 2015
Overall1food1service1ambience2

We made a reservation for 1245pm, we were not seated until 1pm. So much for making a reservation. The service was very slow. The buffalo nachos were saturated in buffalo sauce and too salty to eat. My daughter and I ordered 2 different burgers (well done and medium rare), she got my burger and I got her's. We told the waitress she took one of the burgers back and just scrapped off the dressing on top and when it returned to the table it was the same medium rare I had originally ordered. My wife ordered corn beef hash it was potatoes with hints of corn beef flavor, there was not 1 piece of beef that the human eye could see. Over $100.00 for this type of meal and customer service is not worth it.

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vipab2041
Charlotte
5 reviews
Dined on January 10, 2015
Overall3food5service1ambience4

While the food at dinner was good (especially the sweet potato tater tots), the service was terrible. After seven minutes, we had to literally go find our server. After learning who it was and request that he come take drink orders. He walked over turned his back to us and refilled the table's across from us water. That was actually the most pleasant experience with the server. We hope that this was just a one time experience.

FAQs

Leroy Fox Cotswold offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (704) 366-3232.

Leroy Fox Cotswold is rated 4.6 stars by 71 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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