N&O: Southern Charred ready to bring barbecue to Glenwood South

Barbecue coming to Glenwood South? Sounds excellent.

Starting Friday, there will be barbecue on Glenwood South.

Southern Charred, the modern barbecue joint by Matthew Kenner and Bunch of Fives restaurant group, will open Friday night after a four-month renovation of the space at 510 Glenwood Ave., next door to Pho Pho Pho.

The new barbecue spot will serve all the smoked staples: pulled pork, brisket, ribs, sausage and chicken and traditional sides, collards, slaw, baked beans and mac and cheese.

Southern Charred, though, gets creative with its list of snacks, offering a smokehouse version of oysters Rockefeller, with pulled pork, cheddar and barbecue sauce, as well as smoked deviled eggs filled with pimento cheese and bacon.

There’s also a cocktail list with twists on classics and many served in mason jars. The Old Fashioned is garnished with candied bacon and a there’s a frozen Jack and Coke and a Moscow Mule on tap. ...
— Drew Jackson, N&O

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Brent Woodcox