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New food truck Tacos el Flacko promises to bring authentic Mexican tacos to South End for $3.50

Tacos el Flacko is a new family-owned food truck opening in South End. Co-owner Nason González describes the tacos as “auténticos” (authentic)...

Local clothing brand Current Nostalgia to open Camp North End shop

Current Nostalgia was created by Charlotte-native Dylan Foster-Smith as a streetwear retailer in 2020. Since then, it has reached a global audience, selling in...

Bar One Lounge expanding with bigger bar, a stage, and expanded kitchen

Bar One Lounge is making big changes by the end of the year. The bar, which shares the same space as 800° Woodfired Kitchen, is adding 2,500 additional square...

Historic Pineville’s first cocktail bar to open this month inside new restaurant The Garrison

The Garrison opens in historic downtown Pineville on Friday, September 30. The restaurant/cocktail bar is next to its sister restaurant Margaux’s Wine,...

Popular Wilmington Pizza joint Wheelz Pizza opens in Charlotte and signs lease for second location

Wilmington’s popular Wheelz Pizza is opening at Kings Court Plaza in Midtown on Sept. 12. It will take over the old Pizza Hut location at 901 S. Kings...

Scoop: Teal Turnip to open in Oakhurst with small plates and a chef’s table

The Teal Turnip will open in the Oakhurst shopping center on Monroe Road in spring 2023. The restaurant is the brainchild of chefs Taylor Kastl and Steve...

“Gourmet” gelato shop Cold Hearted Gelato opens in Plaza Midwood

A new gelato shop called Cold Hearted Gelato is now up and running in the Plaza Midwood space where Rita’s Italian Ice used to be. Why it matters:...

New nightlife destination RSVP South End will have a bar, lounge and nightclub

Construction is underway for RSVP South End, a nightclub promising to offer options for everyone in the group. The new concept, located across from Fairwood...

The Dumpling Lady expanding to South End with new restaurant

The Dumpling Lady is opening a new restaurant in South End, the popular restaurant announced on Instagram last week. Why it matters: The Dumpling Lady is a...

Gamecock fans will have a new home base at South End’s The Horseshoe

University of South Carolina fans will soon have a new go-to game bar in Charlotte to cheer on the Gamecocks. Owner James Korpela tells Axios he hopes to open...

Popular Raleigh-based cocktail bar opening first Charlotte location

Raleigh’s popular neighborhood bar Dram & Draught is making its way to Charlotte this fall with a range of drink options — from craft beer to...

Seoul Food to open huge new restaurant, playground and karaoke bar this fall

Seoul Food Meat Co. will open its second location in Optimist Park this fall. Owner Tim Chun tells me they’re aiming for an October opening.  Why it...