food+drink

Go Inside: The Dunavant, a new $25 steak and bottomless fries concept, opens in South End

The Dunavant, a new $25 steak and bottomless fries concept, is now open down the street from Sycamore Brewing in South End. The exact address is 2322 Dunavant...

Idlewild, a no-menu craft cocktail bar, opens Thursday in NoDa

Idlewild opens Thursday, Feb. 14 in NoDa. The cozy, casual craft cocktail bar is located in the Novel NoDa development at 36th Street Station. They’re...

2nd Annual POUR Coffee Festival offers unlimited coffee tastings — only 800 tickets available

The 2nd annual POUR Coffee Festival, a specialty coffee event with unlimited tastings, will be held on Sunday, March 10 at Lenny Boy Brewing from 10 a.m. to 3...

13 most beautiful restaurants in Charlotte, ranked

Got a date and looking for the perfectly designed space for just the right occasion? Here’s a list of the 13 most beautiful restaurants in our city....

Now open: 5 things to know about Hawkers Asian Street Food in South End

Hawkers, an Orlando-based Asian restaurant inspired by hawker stalls of southeast Asia, is now open next to Jeni’s Ice Creams in South End. Expect a...

5 quick things I learned when I took a baby to a brewery

I’m anti-kids in breweries. Call me old school, but I believe in adult spaces and child spaces. A giant building literally meant for drinking beer is an...

5 coolest wine bars in Charlotte

Thirsty? Here are the 5 best wine bars in Charlotte. Honorable mentions: Petit Phillipe, an upscale wine shop in Myers Park; Vin Master, a super chill wine bar...

Valentine’s Day: 12 most romantic restaurants in Charlotte, ranked

2019 Valentine’s Day Edition: Romantic Restaurant Power Rankings First, let’s talk about the coolest Valentine’s Day specials happening...

6 highly anticipated restaurants and bars that are opening in February

February is a big month for the food and drink scene here in Charlotte with the debut of 6 highly anticipated new concepts. Here’s what you need to know....

4 quick things to know about The Manchester, opening within the next week in South End

The Manchester, a new restaurant from the ownership team behind Essex, will quietly soft open in the next week in South End. It’s located at 1812 South...

Go Inside: Heist Brewery sets grand opening date for massive new second location

Heist Brewery & Barrel Arts, a 26,000-square-foot new brewery and taproom, will have its grand opening party on February 23rd. It’s a quick 2.3-mile...

Jeni’s Ice Creams plans to open in NoDa

Jeni’s Ice Creams plans to open in NoDa. According to permits, the new location will be at NOVEL NoDa on 36th Street. This is the same development...