Eat & Drink

Don’t Leave Charlotte Without Eating This

From pimento cheese and fried chicken to Cheerwine and moonshine cocktails, these are the things that every visitor and local to Charlotte needs to try.

posted by Jessica Dunham July 13, 2018

Charlotte Late-Night Food Worth Staying Up For

The post-drinks dinner has come a long way since the days of drive-thrus and hot dog carts. Here’s where to get late-night food in Charlotte, well into the night.

posted by Jodi Helmer June 26, 2018

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 March 08, 2018

10 Ways to Explore Craft Beer in Charlotte

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

posted on January 25, 2018

Charlotte's Best Brunch Spots

Whether you’re looking for endless brunch buffet options, the perfect patio for mimosa sipping, or red velvet waffles, we’ve got a full list of Queen City brunch options to fill you up.

posted by Chrissie Nelson January 25, 2018

Charlotte’s Culinary Pioneers

These time-tested eateries—and their iconic dishes—helped pave the way for Charlotte’s culinary future.

posted by Allison Hancin January 25, 2018

Charlotte’s Southern Fare: A Field Guide

Everything you ever wanted to know—and didn’t know you needed to know—about classic Southern cuisine. From biscuits and barbecue to fried chicken and pimento cheese, we break it down for you.

posted by Chrissie Nelson January 25, 2018

Find Your Perfect Burger in Charlotte

Whether it’s served plain or with all the fixings (or even meatless), no matter what your preference, the Queen City has a burger to suit every taste.

posted on January 25, 2018

5 Charlotte Bakeries to Try

These Queen City bakeries are whipping up some of the region’s best sweets and savory treats.

posted by Leah Hughes January 25, 2018

The Best Pimento Cheese Dishes in Charlotte

Pimento cheese is arguably Charlotte’s favorite snack—here’s where to find the best “paté of the South,” in all its delicious incarnations.

posted by Lauren Levine January 25, 2018

Where to Find Charlotte’s Best Barbecue

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

posted on January 25, 2018