Ted Williams
Publisher, golfer, dad and magician (seriously).

The 25 best new restaurants in Charlotte, right now

The Charlotte food scene exploded in 2019. We’ve covered around 100 restaurant grand openings in the past 12 months. We imagine all the grand opening...

Funky taco joint named Velvet Taco opening December 9 inside Optimist Hall — view menu and 13 taco photos

Velvet Taco, a funky fast-casual restaurant chain based out of Dallas, is opening a 500-square-foot stall next to Village Juice Co. inside Optimist Hall on...

Pins Mechanical Company and 16-Bit Bar+Arcade opening on December 19 — here’s what to expect

Signage is up at Pins Mechanical Company and 16-Bit Bar+Arcade. The massive 22,000-square-foot facility will officially open on December 19. Expect two indoor...

Food stalls coming to Camp North End — including ramen shop from New York City

Nagahama-style ramen shop Bow Ramen and farm-to-table restaurant Bleu Barn Bistro will open food stalls at Camp North End. And gourmet bakery Wentworth &...

Physician Assistant

OrthoCarolina is one of the nation’s leading independent academic orthopedics practices serving North Carolina and the Southeast since 1922. OrthoCarolina...

Agenda Mailbag: Top 40 feedback letters on the Foundation, moving to NYC, Panthers stadium, and exit 3A on interstate 277

This is part of an ongoing series titled Mailbag featuring items readers submit via email or our feedback form. We get a ton of feedback; this is not close...

Lost & Found off to hot start in South End with lines to get in stretching down the street

On a rainy Saturday night in South End, the line to get inside Lost & Found stretches down the street. It’s the hottest bar in Charlotte right now....

48-hour guide: How to spend the weekend in Charlotte with event planner Katrina Hutchins

This story is proudly presented by Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority – our partner in exploring the Queen City. When you’re hosting out-of-town...

KiKi, a restaurant and cocktail lounge from the team behind Soul, opens November 25 in Plaza Midwood

KiKi, a new restaurant and cocktail lounge from the owners of Soul Gastrolounge, will open at 5 p.m. on Monday, November 25 in the heart of Plaza Midwood....

Paul Verica’s new Italian restaurant in NoDa will be ‘not as high end as Stagioni and not as casual at Mama Ricotta’s’

Paul Verica, the chef and owner of The Stanley, will open a new Italian restaurant named Orto in NoDa. He’s targeting April 2020 for a grand opening. The...

Chef at Yafo Kitchen

FS Food Group is the Carolina’s premier casual dining family of restaurants. From the fresh, convenient YAFO Kitchen locations, to all the smoky old-school...

Sous Chef at Mama Ricotta’s

FS Food Group is the Carolina’s premier casual dining family of restaurants. From the fresh, convenient YAFO Kitchen locations, to all the smoky old-school...