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Guidebook for Charlotte

Corey

Guidebook for Charlotte

Drinks & Nightlife
Amazing Rooftop views & the pimento cheese burger is great
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Merchant & Trade
303 S Church St
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Amazing Rooftop views & the pimento cheese burger is great
Great outdoor patio in Uptown Charlotte. Good music on weekend nights. Great club scene
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Ink N Ivy
222 S Church St
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Great outdoor patio in Uptown Charlotte. Good music on weekend nights. Great club scene
Great spot for Charlotte night life. Many clubs, bars, restaurants, shops and activities to do in this centre. Also includes Alive After 5 on Thursday nights (live music at the rooftop), bowling, movie theatre, etc.
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Epicentre
210 East Trade Street
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Great spot for Charlotte night life. Many clubs, bars, restaurants, shops and activities to do in this centre. Also includes Alive After 5 on Thursday nights (live music at the rooftop), bowling, movie theatre, etc.
One of the best breweries in Charlotte which is a comination of Southern Tier and Victory breweries in a co-op location. Some of the BEST sours and IPAs around.
Brewers at 4001 Yancey
4001-A Yancey Rd
One of the best breweries in Charlotte which is a comination of Southern Tier and Victory breweries in a co-op location. Some of the BEST sours and IPAs around.
Amazing spot for a brewery that also operates as a coffee shop and restaurant. Awesome patio spot too along the light rail trail.
Suffolk Punch Brewing
2911 Griffith St
Amazing spot for a brewery that also operates as a coffee shop and restaurant. Awesome patio spot too along the light rail trail.
Great spot if you want to pregame or watch Panther's football games on Sundays. Young, hip crowd and multiple venues with live music and tons of cheering fans. Not for the. feint of heart on game day Sundays!!
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Slate Charlotte
200 E Bland St
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Great spot if you want to pregame or watch Panther's football games on Sundays. Young, hip crowd and multiple venues with live music and tons of cheering fans. Not for the. feint of heart on game day Sundays!!
5Church is a very versatile spot. It caters to the higher end of Charlotte. Great spot for nightlife / music. Also great dinner and amazing brunch options.
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5Church Charlotte
127 North Tryon Street
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5Church is a very versatile spot. It caters to the higher end of Charlotte. Great spot for nightlife / music. Also great dinner and amazing brunch options.
High end bar at the top floor of the Ritz-Carlton Uptown that specializes in service large punch bowls and signature cocktails. I have personally seen Michael Jordan at this venue a few times.
The Punch Room
201 E Trade St
High end bar at the top floor of the Ritz-Carlton Uptown that specializes in service large punch bowls and signature cocktails. I have personally seen Michael Jordan at this venue a few times.
Food Scene
Great coffee shop in NoDa. Very iconic to the area and history. Amazing patio to enjoy a nice hot (or iced) cup of coffee.
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Smelly Cat Coffee House & Roastery
514 E 36th St
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Great coffee shop in NoDa. Very iconic to the area and history. Amazing patio to enjoy a nice hot (or iced) cup of coffee.
Little known Korean Food restaurant. On of the best kept secrets in Charlotte - the food is AMAZING!
Pepero
10920 Monroe Road
Little known Korean Food restaurant. On of the best kept secrets in Charlotte - the food is AMAZING!
Great little bakery and coffee shop, amazing cupcakes!
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Sunflour Baking Company
220 East Blvd
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Great little bakery and coffee shop, amazing cupcakes!
Great neighborhood restaurant that is family owned. Can even sit on the patio and drink your own wine (corkage fee applies).
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300 East
300 East Boulevard
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Great neighborhood restaurant that is family owned. Can even sit on the patio and drink your own wine (corkage fee applies).
Great place to go for amazing tapas / small plates. On weekend nights it also turns into an eclectic club / dance floor.
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Dandelion Market
118 West 5th Street
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Great place to go for amazing tapas / small plates. On weekend nights it also turns into an eclectic club / dance floor.
One of the best kept secrets of Charlotte. This is a family owned restaurant nestled and hidden in the 4th ward of Uptown. Great local food and would highly recommend if you want to be a "Charlottean".
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Alexander Michael's
401 West 9th Street
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One of the best kept secrets of Charlotte. This is a family owned restaurant nestled and hidden in the 4th ward of Uptown. Great local food and would highly recommend if you want to be a "Charlottean".
Fast Casual restaurant founded in Charlotte. AMAZING chicken and sides. If you've never been - I'd recommend stopping by at least once.
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Viva Chicken Elizabeth Avenue
1617 Elizabeth Avenue
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Fast Casual restaurant founded in Charlotte. AMAZING chicken and sides. If you've never been - I'd recommend stopping by at least once.
If you are a vegan or extremely health conscious - this would be the spot for you. Healthy food and exotic options including shakes, juices and home made meals.
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Living Kitchen
2000 South Boulevard
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If you are a vegan or extremely health conscious - this would be the spot for you. Healthy food and exotic options including shakes, juices and home made meals.
Best BBQ place in Charlotte.
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Midwood Smokehouse
1401 Central Avenue
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Best BBQ place in Charlotte.
Restaurant / Tapas bar. Very trendy and hot spot in Charlotte. Their Moscow Mule's are the best. I also suggest the Pork Belly Tacos. They do original DJ spinning after
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Soul Gastrolounge
1500 Central Avenue
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Restaurant / Tapas bar. Very trendy and hot spot in Charlotte. Their Moscow Mule's are the best. I also suggest the Pork Belly Tacos. They do original DJ spinning after
Great local spot that gets rave reviews. Specializes in a local menu like fried chicken, okra & biscuits.
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Haberdish
3106 N Davidson St
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Great local spot that gets rave reviews. Specializes in a local menu like fried chicken, okra & biscuits.
Modern Mediterranean plates and good cocktails. Love sitting on the patio in good weather.
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KID CASHEW
1608 East Blvd
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Modern Mediterranean plates and good cocktails. Love sitting on the patio in good weather.
Amazing coffee shop just around the corner from our house. It is located in a shared space with Habitat for Humanity. They also have a huge selection of books to choose from. A great place to relax and read.
Julia's Café & Books
1133 North Wendover Road
Amazing coffee shop just around the corner from our house. It is located in a shared space with Habitat for Humanity. They also have a huge selection of books to choose from. A great place to relax and read.
Charlotte's original street market. Lively indoor market hosting local shops, bars, bakeries & a variety of counter-serve eateries and coffee.
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7th Street Public Market
224 East 7th Street
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Charlotte's original street market. Lively indoor market hosting local shops, bars, bakeries & a variety of counter-serve eateries and coffee.
Great walkable and local spot for craft beers and unique food/sandwiches.
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Common Market Oakwold
4420 Monroe Rd
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Great walkable and local spot for craft beers and unique food/sandwiches.
Parks & Nature
Great Botanical Garden just a quick drive from Uptown.
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Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
6500 South New Hope Road
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Great Botanical Garden just a quick drive from Uptown.
Public park nestled in Uptown Charlotte. Great for kids, playing on the lawn, frisbee, football, or photography with an iconic backdrop of the Charlotte skyline. Dozens of bars and restaurants within walking distance. Time to time they hose live music events, Panthers pep rallies and community events.
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Romare Bearden Park
300 South Church Street
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Public park nestled in Uptown Charlotte. Great for kids, playing on the lawn, frisbee, football, or photography with an iconic backdrop of the Charlotte skyline. Dozens of bars and restaurants within walking distance. Time to time they hose live music events, Panthers pep rallies and community events.
Entertainment & Activities
Local amusement park boasting plenty of roller coasters, kiddie rides and even a full water park. Great for hot summer days or group outings!
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Carowinds
300 Carowinds Boulevard
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Local amusement park boasting plenty of roller coasters, kiddie rides and even a full water park. Great for hot summer days or group outings!
Arts & Culture
Art Gallery with a new exhibit. Also free on Wednesday nights from 5-9PM. Great for a quiet stroll of fantastic art.
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Mint Museum UPTOWN
500 South Tryon Street
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Art Gallery with a new exhibit. Also free on Wednesday nights from 5-9PM. Great for a quiet stroll of fantastic art.
Theatre hall with a large rotating category of musicians coming through.
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Knight Theater
430 South Tryon Street
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Theatre hall with a large rotating category of musicians coming through.
Interactive exhibits on post Civil-War Southern history & the people that prompted social change.
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Levine Museum of the New South
200 East 7th Street
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Interactive exhibits on post Civil-War Southern history & the people that prompted social change.
Science & tech museum with interactive exhibits, also includes an aquarium, rain forest & IMAX Theater.
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Discovery Place Science
301 North Tryon Street
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Science & tech museum with interactive exhibits, also includes an aquarium, rain forest & IMAX Theater.
Shrine to stock-car drivers past & present plus a museum with interactive exhibits.
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NASCAR Hall of Fame
400 East Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard
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Shrine to stock-car drivers past & present plus a museum with interactive exhibits.
Shopping
Local shopping mall less than 2 miles away from our house. Includes a Publix, Harris Teeter, Starbucks, Yoga, World Market, Marshalls, IHOP, many other restaurants and stores.
Cotswold Village
282 South Sharon Amity Road
Local shopping mall less than 2 miles away from our house. Includes a Publix, Harris Teeter, Starbucks, Yoga, World Market, Marshalls, IHOP, many other restaurants and stores.
Iconic mall in south Charlotte. Includes high end stores such as Nordstrom, Nieman Marcus, Dicks, Macys, Dillards, Belk, etc.
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SouthPark
4400 Sharon Road
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Iconic mall in south Charlotte. Includes high end stores such as Nordstrom, Nieman Marcus, Dicks, Macys, Dillards, Belk, etc.
Sightseeing
Large library dedicated to religious leader Billy Graham, plus his original home with tours.
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Billy Graham Library
4330 Westmont Drive
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Large library dedicated to religious leader Billy Graham, plus his original home with tours.