Eat & Drink

Dish on International Flavors in Charlotte

Though Charlotte offers plenty of traditional American dishes, it’s the global cuisine that gives the city its true flavor.

posted by Jessica Swannie

6 Charlotte Cocktails You Can Make From Home

No bar, no problem. Whip up premium libations from your favorite spots all without leaving your kitchen.

posted by Beth Castle

Your Guide to Breakfast in Charlotte

Whether or not you believe that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, these Charlotte restaurants are sure to brighten any morning.

posted by Liz Logan

Your Guide to Optimist Hall, Charlotte’s First Food Hall

Headquartered in a former textile mill, this food hall blends the Queen City’s history with a vision for the future.

posted by Jessica Swannie

Your Guide to Mexican Eats in Charlotte

From tacos and guac to margaritas, grab a table at these places to curb your queso craving.

posted by DeAnna Taylor

Charlotte's Best Brunch Spots

Start your day just right at these Queen City brunch spots.

posted by Chelsea Galusky

Where to Find Charlotte’s Best Barbecue

Curb your ‘cue craving at one of these beloved Charlotte barbecue joints.

Neighborhood Explorer: SouthPark

This post is brought to you in partnership with SearchCharlotte.com.

posted by SearchCharlotte.com

Round-Up of Charlotte’s Award-Winning Craft Beers

Charlotte’s got a lot of breweries, sure—but did you know the Queen City is also home to dozens of award-winning craft beers?

posted by Alicia Valenski

10 Ways to Explore Craft Beer in Charlotte

Here are 10 ways to get your fill at more than four dozen Charlotte breweries.

Charlotte Breweries: The Beer Bucket List

From pilsners and blondes to stouts and IPAs, these are the 10 must-try brews that helped put Charlotte on the beer map.

posted by Jodi Helmer

Discover the Queen City’s Chain Restaurant Concepts

Fried chicken, bodegas, Latin street food and more–casual local food joints expand their footprints in Charlotte and beyond.

posted by Esther Pinto