14 best new dishes from restaurants that opened in 2018

14 best new dishes from restaurants that opened in 2018
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Here’s a list of the most tasty dishes at Charlotte’s hottest new restaurants.

As your Agenda correspondent, it’s my job to eat out. And I take my job seriously, so I eat out more than any human ever should.

[Agenda related guide: Charlotte’s best new restaurants of 2018]

Dry Aged Ribeye ($23) at Bardo

You’re going to want to order another, but then you realize it’s $23.

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Tuna Tartare ($16) and Filet Steak Tournedos 8oz ($40) at La Belle Helene

Don’t be confused by the fancy French menu, just order the tuna and the filet.

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LBH’s tuna tartare has sweet corn, confit lemon and a few pieces of popcorn on top. Their escargots should also be on your radar.


Sakura Roll ($15) at Yume

This flower shaped roll has salmon, tuna and avocado — a millennial’s dream (along with the number of likes you’ll get when you post it to Instagram).


ShackBurger at Shake Shack

There’s a reason they 1,500 single ShackBurgers on their opening weekend alone.

Agenda related guide: Best burgers in Charlotte


Squid Ink Linguine at Flour Shop

I love the chorizo in the pasta and make sure to devour Flour Shop’s bread, it’s the best in town.

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Point Judith Calamari ($13) at Zeppelin

Perfect amount of sweet and spicy on these large calamari rings.


Maine Lobster Roll ($22) at The Waterman

Huge chunks of juicy lobster.

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Agenda related guide: Complete list of where to find lobster rolls in Charlotte


Double Stack of Hot Cakes ($8) at Superica

Wait, what? Pancakes at a Tex Mex joint? Yes. Weekend brunch only.

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Superica’s pancake is the size of a pizza


Kickback Chicken ($9.50) and Chicken.Set.Go. ($9) at Holler & Dash

Both pack a little kick and you’ll like it.

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Kickback Chicken – fried chicken, goat cheese, green onion and a sweet pepper jelly

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The Chicken.Set.Go – fried chicken, pimento cheese, jalapeño and sorghum. Agenda related guide: 35+ best breakfast restaurants in Charlotte and what the order from each


STP Dipper ($10.09) at Groucho’s Deli

With no veggies — just roast beef, turkey, melted swiss and bacon bits — it’s the perfect order for sweatpants season.

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Agenda related guide: Best sandwiches in Charlotte


Steamed Bun ($13) and Surf & Turf ($17) at The Stanley

Almost too gorgeous to devour. Almost.

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Steam Bun – fried chicken, watermelon, red onion, jalapeno

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Surf and Turf – beef tartar, fried oysters, veggie slaw, truffle aioli

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