Restaurants in Davidson, NC, You’ll Want to Try

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 Business Meetings


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.

Brickhouse Tavern

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.

Wake Up to These Local Davidson Restaurants for Breakfast

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.

Famous Toastery

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.

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.

Try These Restaurants in Davidson NC for Dinner

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.

Kindred Restaurant

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.

Hello, Sailor

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.

Davidson Ice House

Another new restaurant coming to Davidson is Davidson Ice House. Because this concept is from food writer and restaurant consultant Jennifer Brule, it is sure to be a big hit. The historic building is quite beautiful with original wood floors and exposed brick. The menu will feature a custom build your own bowl or wrap with mix-ins like chicken meatballs, edamame, pimento cheese, and also pesto. Davidson Ice House is set to open their doors very soon.

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!