food+drink

14 best new dishes from restaurants that opened in 2018

Here’s a list of the most tasty dishes at Charlotte’s hottest new restaurants. As your Agenda correspondent, it’s my job to eat out. And I...

15 best mac and cheese dishes in Charlotte

Love the creamy goodness of mac and cheese? Of course you do. Here’s the 15 best spots for mac and cheese in Charlotte. Here’s a deep dive into our...

Top 50 restaurants in Charlotte, ranked

I’ve been eating out in 2018. A lot. I’m now poorer and fatter, but that’s OK. Rankings are based on food, vibe, beverages, and service. I...

Here are 18 restaurants that will be open on Thanksgiving – plus some that are taking to-go orders

If the idea of cooking for and cleaning up after about a dozen relatives doesn’t sound appetizing to you, try one of these Charlotte restaurants for a...

The Dunavant, a new $25 steak & bottomless fries concept, coming to South End

A new restaurant and bar named The Dunavant is coming to 2322 Dunavant Street. It’s located near King of Pops and the intersection of Hawkins and...

Opening Soon List: All 29 restaurants and bars opening soon in Charlotte

NOW OPEN LIST Restaurants and bars that have opened in the past 6 months days Siggy’s Good Food – New York-style neighborhood cafe. It’s part...

New restaurant Room & Board coming to the former Revolution Ale House in NoDa

Charlotte restaurateurs Justin and Jamie Sprowles, and their dad “Spanky,” will be opening a new restaurant in NoDa called Room & Board where...

The top 7 salad dressings in Charlotte

“Salad dressing” is a misleading name. The name pigeon holes these amazing dressings as just a topping for lettuce. Does dressing make eating leafy greens...

CAVA, the Mediterranean chain that just bought Zoes, now open in Park Road Shopping Center

CAVA, a Washington-based fast-casual Mediterranean chain, is now open in the space formerly occupied by Fuel Pizza in Park Road Shopping Center. This is...

Charlotte’s first CBD dispensary and “bud bar” is now open on Central Avenue

Charlotte CBD, the city’s first standalone cannabidiol dispensary, is now open at 2419 Central Avenue. Longtime friends and owners Mike Sims, Dan...

You can now drink NoDa Brewing’s new spiked seltzer

Typically, I’ll order a Jam Session or Hop Drop from NoDa Brewing, but yesterday I ordered their new spiked seltzer named Brizo. On October 24, NoDa...

Northwest NoDa: 5 reasons it’ll be awesome, and 3 reasons it won’t

Everyone knows that NoDa is one of the coolest neighborhoods in town, but let’s be real: it’s getting less cool every day. There’s more polos, more...