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In just one month, we saw nearly a dozen new restaurants and entertainment venues pop up across the city and in surrounding areas.
Here are 11 cool new restaurant and entertainment venue openings we saw in Charlotte this May.
Food + Drink
A music-themed bar with craft beverages and small plates. It even features an airline-style ticker to show what’s playing.
Location: 1440 S. Tryon St., Ste. 105
Popular Asheville spot serving innovative plates like their popular Biscuit French.
Location: 1515 S. Tryon St. in the Dimensional Place building
A wine store and bar owned by friends and sommeliers Natalie Stewart and Jeff Kellogg.
Location: 3206 N Davidson St.
Expect plant-based juices, smoothies, açaí bowls and other food.
Location: 4325 Park Rd.
A waterfront restaurant that serves steak and fresh seafood.
Location: 315-M Lanyard Ln. in Belmont
Popular Ohio-based, build-your-own-taco eatery. Tacos range in price from $3.85 to $5.50.
Location: 1536 Camden Rd., #107
Fast-casual Indian restaurant serving traditional dishes like chicken tikka masala, naan and palak paneer.
Location: 1600 E Woodlawn Rd., #150
This sister concept to Seoul Food South End draws menu inspiration from the original location while introducing a few new flavor combinations.
Location: 721 Governor Morrison St., Ste. F
Retail + Other
21+ bar and arcade with 35 pinball machines and 60 arcade games.
Location: 1015 Seigle Ave.
A one-stop-shop for beauty services including brow treatments, makeup, facials, waxes, hair, nails and body contouring. They also offer cocktails, like Trapoholic, their signature drink.
Location: 11855 N Tryon St.
Big-room nightclub with big city vibes.
Location: 300 N College St.
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