25 best burgers in Charlotte

Originally published May 18, 2017. Last updated on September 30, 2020. Love burgers? Here’s a list of Charlotte’s 25 best burger spots. From...

Asheville getaway: 35 things to do in N.C.’s coolest mountain city

Our Road Trip series is proudly driven by EchoPark Automotive. Whether you’re heading on a weekend trip or to the grocery store, get where you’re...

Phat Burrito is coming back. It just needs to find the right space

The Phat is back. More than three years after it closed, the landmark South End burrito joint Phat Burrito is making a comeback. New owner Michael Cox just...

Back-to-back visits from Biden and Trump show just how important your North Carolina vote is

Joe Biden landed in Charlotte around noon on Wednesday, and minutes after stepping onto North Carolina soil for the first time since February, his first public...

LA-based Silverlake Ramen opens this week in South End. Try its spicy ramen called “The Blaze”

Silverlake Ramen, an LA-based ramen restaurant, is now open in South End across from Atherton on South Boulevard. This is the first Charlotte location for...

Now open: New York-style deli meets European street food at this new Plaza Midwood restaurant

Between the mask and the Grateful Dead music, Lincoln Clark has to shout a little to tell me about the food at his newly opened deli and restaurant in Plaza...

The 10 best places to eat oysters in Charlotte

This article was first published in September 2019. It was last updated on September 16, 2020. Love oysters? Here are the 10 best restaurants to devour oysters...

Back to the gym: What it’s like to workout in Charlotte during the pandemic

After five long months of being closed due to coronavirus restrictions, North Carolina’s gyms are now able to be open at 30 percent capacity. There is...

Bistro La Bon chef opening grocery concept and restaurant in NoDa

A new market and grocery concept called The Exchange at 36th will open this fall in NoDa, within just a minute’s walk from the light rail. The Exchange...

New brewery called Petty Thieves opens this weekend just north of Uptown

I can see the comments on social media now: Another brewery?! Yes, Petty Thieves Brewing Co. is another brewery opening in Charlotte. Here’s what makes...

Spiked seltzer brewery opens this weekend with $5 draft seltzer, 100 calories or less

The wait for locally brewed spiked seltzer is almost over. Summit Seltzer Co. officially opens on Friday, September 18 in Wesley Heights across the street from...

New Optimist Hall food stall Harriet’s Hamburgers has two food items: burger and fries

A new burger spot called Harriet’s Hamburgers is now open in Optimist Hall with an express pick-up window and just two food items: burger and fries....