If you haven’t experienced some of the amazing local restaurants in Davidson, NC, you don’t know what you’re missing. Davidson is quickly becoming a hot spot for foodies from all over the area. New restaurants are opening all over downtown making it a place you’ll probably want to visit again and again. We have many recommendations for places around Davidson you’ll want to try. These restaurants are just a few of our favorites!
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Great Davidson, NC, Restaurants for Any Occasion
Brickhouse Tavern is ideal for a business lunch. Their brick oven pizzas and classic American dishes are the reason guests love to come here. The Tavern is also known for their wide selection of 50 cold beers on draft. The restaurant is nestled in the refurbished, 120-year old Davidson Cotton Mill on Delburg Street.
In the mood for some delicious Mexican food? Check out Carrburritos on South Main Street. Since this authentic Mexican taqueria serves fresh and sophisticated flavors, you will definitely want to bring your business clients in to eat. In addition to chips and salsa, we also recommend their house-made Ceviche. The margaritas are also excellent and can be ordered by the glass or the pitcher.
Davidson Ice House
If you’re looking for quick, casual, and healthy dining, Davidson Ice House is the way to go. The counter-service restaurant is located on Main Street and offers chipotle-style, build-your-own bowls at an affordable price! This is an incredible lunch spot!
Davidson Village Inn
No need to travel far for a delicious gourmet breakfast since we offer one right here at our Inn. All guests staying at Davidson Village Inn are invited to enjoy a complimentary breakfast buffet each morning. The buffet includes locally made baked goods and coffee from Davidson’s Summit Coffee.
Authentic, delicious Italian cuisine is never far away! Fresh ingredients and traditional dishes are the foundation of Il Bisco, Davidson’s best place for quality Italian food. Stop by for oven-fired pizza and hand-crafted pasta on your next visit to the area.
The Egg Café
For a delicious breakfast, check out family owned and operated The Egg Café. This breakfast hot spot serves meals 7 days a week. You will find classic dishes like pancakes, omelets, egg sandwiches, burritos, and eggs benedict on their menu. They are located in Sadler Square by Our Town Cinemas.
Famous Toastery is a very well-known eatery here in Davidson, North Carolina. This location is the flagship store and is within walking distance from Davidson Village Inn. They serve a delicious breakfast with items like stuffed French toast, omelets, and breakfast sandwiches. Stick around for lunch and you can try their sandwich melts, salads, and also their delicious wraps.
Joe and Katy Kindred recently opened their 2nd restaurant, Hello, Sailor in Cornelius. Hello, Sailor is already a huge success after its much-anticipated opening. This new concept took over the former Rusty Rudder building overlooking Lake Norman. Their Seattle inspired menu includes everything from oysters to catfish and also calabash. They even make a fried bologna sandwich for non-seafood lovers. The outdoor deck is sure to be a hit with the lake crowd once the weather starts to warm up.
Kindred Restaurant is a family owned and operated restaurant that has been a local favorite since 2015. Their menu is inspired by the seasons. As a result, their menu changes weekly. They also use fresh local ingredients. Reservations can be made Tuesday through Saturday for dinner from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Kindred is closed on Sunday and Monday.
Mandolino’s Artisan Pizza
Mandolino’s Artisan Pizza is Davidson’s newest pizza place. Mandolino’s took over the former Millstone Bake House location on Main Street. Because this new pizza restaurant is owned by the same owners as Brickhouse Tavern, it is sure to be a great place to enjoy a meal. They offer fresh house-made salads and specialty pizzas like the Tupelo Honey in addition to build your own pizzas.
A contemporary take on Mexican cuisine, Mestizo operates on its own level. Outside of the unbeatable location on Main Street, the charming atmosphere and fantastic food are sure to keep you coming back. They, somehow, seem to capture both originality and authenticity at the same time!
Restaurant X is a staple of the Davidson restaurant scene. Their eclectic style and near-perfect execution make them a favorite among both locals and visitors. You’ll find everything from fish and chips to homemade pasta on the menu. Stop by for breakfast, lunch, or dinner!
Escape to Davidson for a Mini Getaway and Stay with us at Davidson Village Inn
Davidson, North Carolina is a great place to spend a weekend away from Charlotte. While here, you must make plans to stay with us here at Davidson Village Inn. Our Inn is close to all of Davidson’s great restaurants and shops on Main Street. After indulging in all of Davidson’s amazing restaurants, you’ll be ready to curl up in bed for a restful night of sleep. We offer our guests 18 rooms with 5 different types. Finally, while booking your reservation, be sure to ask us about our Davidson Dining Experience. This package seems like a great add-on to any stay.
Most of all, we hope you will start planning your getaway today! We look forward to meeting you soon!