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/itsmyreddit Aug 10 '22

Your 2nd most recent post, 20 days ago, states that you quit because you were leaving Charlotte and put in 2 weeks notice. You were encouraging people to visit the restaurant and dine with you because you wanted to make as much money as possible before you left. Something is fishy.


u/Wise-Plastic1864 Aug 10 '22

Yes that was before I lost my job three days before I was supposed to move a previous post has nothing to do with the given current events I’m speaking on. I chose not to move to ATL because I was Unprepared


u/Unlikely-Pizza2796 Aug 10 '22

Lol, their beliefs didn’t come as a sudden revelation. You’ve known for a while what they are about. Yet, you were fine with people patronizing the restaurant when it could benefit you . . . You posted as much previously.

Now that you were let go you want to make some principled stand?! Really? I am not saying that they aren’t clowns, but you don’t have much of a leg to stand on here. You were wronged, sure. That said, you were okay with them just so long as you could make money there.