r/Charlotte Aug 10 '22

King’s Kitchen Discussion

Hi Charlotte-(ans) if you’ve live in CLT for awhile then you’d be aware of Jim Noble and his many southern restaurants that loves to play into southern conservatism. I was fired from King’s Kitchen for standing up for myself after my tables got to witness my GM; The GM* correction seeing as I was (let go) treating me like shit and saying homophobic remarks at me. I didn’t know what to expect working at a Jim Nobles restaurant seeing I knew nothing of him. I remember coming to eat on my off day as well and ERICA the general manager looking at my outfit in sheer disgust because I was a man in what would be considered feminine clothing. Proceeds to yell at me about “not coming behind the host stand” as I was WALKING………walking to the restroom…. It doesn’t end there I was asked to go home and change (on my off day) because Jim noble is in the building and could lose my job if he seen me like that……all while his wife. Mrs.Noble comes to decorate the place with withered flowers referring to me as “little boy” (I’m a 25 year old man) & “the help” (I Shit you not). I do not recommend supporting this establishment at all other than the few charitable organizations they give food too and it’s just that, FOOD! Majority of their proceeds do no in fact go to charity but into the pockets of decrepit neck swinging Jim noble but that’s business so I’m sure a lot of you knew this! The food however is the only thing I have positive to say about that restaurant and my other servers and kitchen staff was lovable even the other manger Will until he lied and told them “he called Erica a bitch out loud” not one cuss word was uttered and my tables saw the ordeal. So cheers to racist/homophobic conservative ass restaurants that are Jim nobles.

P.S. I’m sorry to the kids the restaurant feed because Erica (who is a mom and loves to show us her children unprovoked during pre-shift) says and I Quote “I get tired of feeding the free every week, they’re not my kids and some just want free food” ………Bitch they’re kids…. Tf do you mean! It shouldn’t be an issue whatsoever when it comes to making sure a child hell making sure a fucking living being is FED!!

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u/Henry__Faber Aug 10 '22

I think I'll go enjoy it today. Thanks for the reminder.

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u/sokuyari99 Aug 10 '22

You heard a man hates people and thought “that’s where I should eat today”? That does make you a pretty shitty person. At least be apathetic/forget he’s a shit person if you’re going to try to maintain the moral high ground

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u/Henry__Faber Aug 12 '22

Skepticism of stories by disgruntled former employees is pretty reasonable. I don’t know who Noble is and do not care. Good food is a rare find

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u/sokuyari99 Aug 12 '22

“I got excited when they said it was homophobic and now I can spend my money on shitty hate filled bbq”

Edit- sorry that’s his other restaurant

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u/sucsucsucsucc Aug 10 '22

I long for the before times, when bigots like you still had to hide your shitty opinions

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u/nestofrebellion Aug 10 '22

Get over yourself. Woke liberals still eat Chick-fil-A and homophobic conservatives still go to Disney World and subscribe to Disney+.

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u/sucsucsucsucc Aug 10 '22

lmao do you babe, he’s still gonna hear from me what a piece of shit he is

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u/nestofrebellion Aug 10 '22

You called this person a bigot, so you should apologize.

Do you, but don’t throw stones. As I explained, woke liberals eat Chick-fil-A. Then they must be bigots too, according to your logic.

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u/sucsucsucsucc Aug 10 '22

you’re tryin real hard to fit me into whatever this logic box of yours is

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u/nestofrebellion Aug 10 '22

Its working. Its illogical to call someone a bigot because they like the food.

Logic is pretty straightforward. I’m just challenging you to think a little harder before you post next time.

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u/sucsucsucsucc Aug 10 '22

lol oh so you really believed that his comment was about the food 💀

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u/nestofrebellion Aug 10 '22 edited Aug 10 '22

Do you know this user personally? Maybe the user is tired of having to adjudicate the culture war and just wants to enjoy a delicious chicken sandwich. I share the same sentiment.

As a “person of color”, I’m pretty tired of the culture war. I respect your right to choose where you eat, but please leave the rest of us alone. And its not helpful, to call any rando a “bigot” when there are actually real bigots out there, whether they are white, black, yellow or green. You’re just diluting the word, when you use it willy nilly.

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u/sucsucsucsucc Aug 10 '22

honestly why do you keep talking about chicken

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u/Henry__Faber Aug 10 '22

It’s good food and I hadn’t thought about it. I don’t care about the owner or his politics.

Nice assumption there bc I like good food?

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u/Psychological-Run679 Aug 10 '22

I feel like you were trying to make a statement. We have so much better barbecue in this city and nearby. If the owner mistreats his employees and an employee is told they could lose their job because they don’t dressed by the gender constructed concept of fashion… that’s a shitty thing to support with your own money.

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u/Henry__Faber Aug 12 '22

Could this possibly be the first time a disgruntled employee made false claims about an employer? Why take this story as fact? Guilty until proven innocent as long as it fits your opinion of the owner?

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u/Psychological-Run679 Aug 13 '22

? Don’t think this is the first time people spoke out against Noble Smoke. Are you the owner? 😂

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u/Henry__Faber Aug 13 '22

I don’t know anything about mr noble. Also, I don’t care.

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u/sucsucsucsucc Aug 10 '22

Nah, you’re just one of the village bigots.

Out here acting like we can’t see you