food+drink

Which top 20 Charlotte restaurants are now open?

Nine restaurants on our recent list of Charlotte’s 20 best restaurants have reopened to dine-in customers. Others are planning to reopen in the next week...

Oyster and cocktail bar STIR is opening in South End in July, and hiring 100 staff members

STIR, a restaurant with everything from dollar oyster happy hour specials to artisan ice, is targeting a July open in The RailYard. STIR Charlotte will be the...

Restaurants can reopen, but will the diners return?

Every week for the past nine weeks, Rare Roots Hospitality restauranteur Jon Dressler has sent a company-wide email with status updates on the restaurant...

This mobile cocktail bar is putting down roots at Camp North End

Mobile bartending company Black Moth Bars will find a permanent home at Camp North End. Owners hope to open late next month or once bars are allowed to...

Spiked ‘seltzery’ opening in Charlotte this summer will be the first of its kind on the East Coast

A few summers ago, Kristin Cagney was sitting by the pool with friends, sipping a spiked seltzer (remember those days?). She wasn’t sure where to go next...

Top 11 donut spots in Charlotte, and what to order at each

Even in the worst of times, there’s something about a warm donut that makes everything feel OK. Here’s where to find the best donuts in the...

24 family meal deals and DIY dishes, including a $50 pancake party from Snooze

This story is proudly presented by Charlotte Country Day School.    Dinner conversations probably look a lot different these days and you’re most...

Edge City Brewery opens in the midst of a pandemic, selling growlers to go

Edge City, a taproom and brewery on Monroe Road, is now open, offering growlers to go Tuesday through Sunday. With the stay at home order still in effect, you...

Leah & Louise, Camp North End’s first restaurant, to open March 20

Inside Leah & Louise, Camp North End’s first restaurant opening March 20, chef Greg Collier bounces around the 1,800-square-foot dining room, a...

View 13 photos: Tupelo Honey opens Uptown on Thursday

Tupelo Honey, a popular Southern comfort food restaurant, plans to open its new Uptown location on Thursday. It’ll offer limited, reservation-only...

Steak 48 targets September opening in SouthPark, spending about $8 million on build out

Steak 48, an award-winning steakhouse, plans to open this September in SouthPark. The restaurant group is spending about $8 million on the build out which...

Everything you need to know about Charlotte Beer Garden

Charlotte Beer Garden, a sprawling three-story bar with a whopping 436 beers taps, plans to open this Wednesday in South End. The facility, comparable in size...