Those who havenít been to Charlotte and are visiting for the first time might have expectations of barbeque and fried food and, honestly, a bit of a lack of refinement. However, this city actually is full of class, culture, amazing food and entertainment, and all of this is comparable to the culture capitals of the United States like New York, Los Angeles, San Diego, Seattle or Miami. To help combat these misconceptions, the following is a list of superb cuisine available in Charlotte that provide both superior atmosphere and dishes.
Carpe Diem - (704) 377-7976 - American cuisine at its best. Consistently delicious meals and a Parisian atmosphere make staying for dessert easy as pie.†
BLT Steak - (704) 547-2244 - The steakhouse-and-French fusion dishes available are savory and prepared just right at this eatery. Whatever you do, donít skip on the sides here, especially the jalapeno mashed potatoes.†
Harvest Moon Grille - (704) 342-1193 - Nearly every ingredient used at this simple restaurant is locally grown and the freshness is apparent in the flavor of their spectacular dishes.
Fig Tree - (704) 332-3322 - Seasonal Italian and French cuisine and one of the best wine lists in town make this fine restaurant a great outing opportunity for anyone in the Charlotte area.
The McNinch House - (704) 332-6159 - One of the more romantic dining locations in the city, The McNinch House is Southern hospitality done right and situated in a beautiful Victorian home.