22 of the Best Restaurants in Charlotte, NC

Charlotte, NC, is full of incredible activities and events at all times. Throughout your adventurous days around the city, make sure to check out the best restaurants in Charlotte, NC.

The Best Restaurants in Charlotte, NC

  1. Carpe Diem Restaurant
    Fine dining and catering located in the historic Elizabeth neighborhood near downtown Charlotte, NC.
  2. The Capital Grille
    Comfortable elegance with a selection of nationally renowned dry aged steaks, fresh seafood, and world-class wines.
  3. Zen Asian Fusion
    Charlotte’s hottest fusion restaurant combining the culinary techniques and flavors of Spanish and Asian dishes.
  4. Waldhorn Restaurant
    Get a taste of authentic German cuisine and join them on Sundays for a delicious German brunch. 
  5. Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar
    Simple foods prepared with culinary fashion is exactly what you’ll find at this burger bar.
  6. The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar
    As the first and only sushi burger bar, this restaurant fuses two niche products seamlessly for your unique dining experience.
  7. Aqua E Vino
    As the vision and lifelong aspiration of an Italian Master Chef, this restaurant is serving up the best in authentic Italian dishes.
  8. Fig Tree RestaurantThis restaurant is not only located in the historic Elizabeth neighborhood, but also in a historic landmark, the Lucas House. Named after the original owners John Paul and Alice Craft Lucas, this home has been around since the early 1900s.
  9. Viva ChickenThis Peruvian-inspired restaurant specializes in Pollo a la Brasa (Peruvian rotisserie chicken).
  10. Miro Spanish Grille
    From the bold taste of classic Spanish cuisine to the timeless European Modern cooking techniques, you are guaranteed to have a flavorful meal to remember.
  11. The Original Pancake House
    Enjoy a delicious brunch every day of the week at this pancake house. From their fresh fruit crepes to their Dutch baby you will leave feeling full and satisfied.
  12. Del Frisco’s Double Eagle
    For over 20 years, this steakhouse has held strong to their initial vision of combining a classic American steakhouse with impeccable cuisine and an extensive wine list.
  13. Midwood Smokehouse
    For delicious Southern barbecue head to Midwood Smokehouse.
  14. The King’s Kitchen
    This non-profit restaurant serves up Southern-inspired cuisine while supporting those who cannot support themselves. 
  15. Futo Buta
    This restaurant’s head chef has had a passion for cooking since he was a child. Head over to Futo Buta for some of the best ramen in Charlotte.
  16. Ruth’s Chris Steak House
    From a romantic steak dinner to an important business meeting, enjoy a delicious steak meal at this restaurant.
  17. Price’s Chicken Coop
    For Charlotte’s finest Southern fried chicken head to Price’s Chicken Coop.
  18. Lang Van
    For the best Vietnamese dishes, head to Lang Van. From the freshest spring rolls to vegetable pho, they have your desires covered.
  19. True Crafted Pizza
    Starting with the finest ingredients, this restaurant takes an artisan approach to creating their delicious pizza.
  20. Cabo Fish Taco Baja Seagrill
    This restaurant combines coastal Mexican cuisine with a unique healthy California feel in their typical Baja-styled restaurant dishes.
  21. The Asbury
    The perfect mix of Southern and modern, this eatery will provide you with locally sourced New American cooking in a unique setting.

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