food + drink

Dilworth Tasting Room will start offering weekend brunch on Saturday

Dilworth Tasting Room will start offering weekend brunch, starting this Saturday. Make room for mimosas and chicken and waffles. “Brunch has always been...

Capishe opening second location in South Park near Rooster’s — expect October opening

Capishe, a popular fast-casual Italian restaurant with a 4.5 Yelp rating in Dilworth, is opening its second location in South Park in mid-October. The exact...

New Orleans-inspired brunch concept named Ruby Sunshine opening in South End across from Seoul Food

Ruby Sunshine, a NOLA-inspired all-day breakfast joint, will be joining Lost & Found, a yet-to-be-named South End social house and Michael Shortino’s...

Indian Land is getting its first brewery in September — expect 12 original brews on tap

Indian Land’s first brewery, Lore Brewing Company, is set to open this by end the of September at 1218 Rosemont Drive — the entrance of the Rosemont...

The Batchmaker Bake House opening in former Basal Coffee space near Pinky’s

The Batchmaker Batch House, a bakery specializing in boxes of unique treats, is taking the place of Basal Coffee at 1429 Bryant St. It’ll open in...

Tiff’s Treats, a cookie delivery company backed by Brooklyn Decker and Andy Roddick, now open in Waverly

Tiff’s Treats, a fresh-baked cookie delivery company backed by Brooklyn Decker and Andy Roddick, is now open in Waverly with two more Charlotte shops on...

Casual burger joint opening in former Siggy’s space near Sweet Lew’s BBQ — targeting October opening

Restaurateurs Andrew Chapman and Paul Manley, the braintrust behind The Waterman and Sea Level, are opening a new burger concept called Ace No. 3. It’ll...

Second cocktail bar confirmed for Optimist Hall from the Billy Sunday team, opening this summer

A second cocktail bar is confirmed for Optimist Hall called The Spindle Bar — and it’s slated to open later this summer. The brand new concept comes...

Sauceman’s BBQ is moving to Sugar Creek Brewing in LoSo — expect new menu items and more seating

Sauceman’s BBQ will open a new, bigger operation at Sugar Creek Brewing early this fall — and they’ll be debuting some new menu items. The...

Funky taco joint named Velvet Taco coming to Optimist Hall this fall — here’s a look at their full 17-taco menu

Velvet Taco, a funky, fast-casual restaurant chain based out of Dallas, is opening a 500-square-foot stall in Optimist Hall this fall. “Charlotte is an...

All 13 places you can find ramen in Charlotte this winter

During the cold winter months, I always find myself craving ramen. The combo of carb-filled noodles and salty, steamy broth, topped with pork, a soft boiled...

20 best soups in Charlotte because it’s finally soup weather

Love soup? We do too. Below are the tastiest soups in Charlotte. Recently, we surveyed our daily Agenda newsletter subscribers and asked them about their...