Breakfast

Chik-fil-a Testing Chicken and Waffles

Chik-fil-a Testing Chicken and Waffles

Chik-fil-a is testing Chicken and Waffles which is one of the more popular Southern dishes in select markets to jump start their breakfast lineup.  Their Chicken and Waffles will have a smaller portio... »

A Day Dining In Ballantyne

A Day Dining In Ballantyne

Ballantyne is one of the gems of Charlotte. While many people head into Ballantyne to enjoy its numerous shopping options, the restaurants of this district are another draw. From Indian cuisine to goo... »

Little Spoon Announces Opening Date

Little Spoon Announces Opening Date

New Myers Park Restaurant Little Spoon has announced they will finally open on Monday July 21st.  I drive by this restaurant every day on the way to work so I have a keen interest in when they will sw... »

Restaurant Roundup: Father’s Day Brunch in Charlotte

Restaurant Roundup: Father’s Day Brunch in Charlotte

For anyone that follows me on Twitter or Instagram (@LeaMarieCLT), you know how much I love brunch. Not that I ever need an excuse to indulge in a 3000 calorie breakfast plate and drink alcohol well b... »

Saving The Best For Last At The Flying Biscuit Cafe

Saving The Best For Last At The Flying Biscuit Cafe

When it comes to breakfast, I find myself returning time and time again to The Flying Biscuit Cafe. Flying Biscuit is a restaurant concept with two locations here in Charlotte (Stonecrest and Park Roa... »

Whatever A Brooklyn Water Bagel Is, It Is Coming To Charlotte

Whatever A Brooklyn Water Bagel Is, It Is Coming To Charlotte

Next Wednesday, February 12th, Brooklyn Water Bagel Co., a bakery/cafe restaurant that creates “Brooklynized” water for use in all its food, beverage and bakery products, will open its new... »

Tupelo Honey Cafe Set to Open In SouthEnd Charlotte

Tupelo Honey Cafe Set to Open In SouthEnd Charlotte

RestaurantTraffic was invited to the media night at Tupelo Honey Cafe to see what all the Asheville driven brunch buzz is about. Charlotteans love all things Asheville. Frankly, there is a lot to love... »

Toast Cafe of Ballantyne Keeps The Crowds Coming

Toast Cafe of Ballantyne Keeps The Crowds Coming

Restaurant Traffic ventured out to Toast Cafe’s Ballantyne location this Tuesday. We heard about Toast Cafe when they only operated one location in Davidson. They received sterling reviews acros... »

Denny’s Opens on Tyvola Road

Denny’s Opens on Tyvola Road

Denny’s opened today on Tyvola Road in front of Costco.  Denny’s is known for being open 24 hours a day 7 days a week and serving breakfast the entire time.  This location was formerly The... »

Freshii Opens in Overstreet Mall in Uptown

Freshii Opens in Overstreet Mall in Uptown

Freshii opened in the Overstreet Mall this past Monday night.  Owner James Hutchens invited Restaurant Traffic to the preview day on Saturday and the place looks great.  We took our friend Curtis Rowa... »

Denny’s Coming to Tyvola Road

Denny’s Coming to Tyvola Road

The Grand Slam Breakfast is coming to Tyvola Road.  Denny’s will open one of its Diners in front of the Costco in the former Royal Buffet location.  Denny’s are 24 hour a day operations so... »

Cast Iron Waffles Opens in Southpark

Cast Iron Waffles Opens in Southpark

Cast Iron Waffles recently opened in Piedmont Town Center in Southpark.   Cast Iron is home to the Authentic Belgian Liege Waffle which is created on their 100 pound cast iron waffle press.  This bran... »

Skillets Cracks its Last Egg in Ballantyne

Skillets Cracks its Last Egg in Ballantyne

Skillets in Ballantyne has closed.  Another Broken Egg will take its place which is also a breakfast and lunch restaurant.  The Skillets website says they closed the store to concentrate their efforts... »

Legacy Real Estate Advisors Announce New Restaurant

Legacy Real Estate Advisors Announce New Restaurant

Freshii is coming into the Charlotte market.  They will open in the Overstreet Mall in mid July.  Eat – Energize is Freshii’s motto.  Restaurant Traffics own David Tschirhart and Adam Will... »

Tupelo Honey Cafe Coming to Southend

Tupelo Honey Cafe Coming to Southend

Award winning Tupelo Honey Cafe is coming to Charlotte.  The Asheville based restaurant is going to fill the former Pewter Rose location in Southend.  Restaurants located on the 2nd floor of buildings... »

McDonald’s Contemplates Breakfast All Day

McDonald’s Contemplates Breakfast All Day

McDonald’s CEO Don Thompson revealed the fast food giant is thinking about serving breakfast all day long as a way of increasing sales.  Other changes being talked about are delivering the golde... »

Free Bagels at Bruegger’s Today

Free Bagels at Bruegger’s Today

Bruegger’s Bagels are giving away free bagels to the public today to celebrate their 30 years working with the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.  Go to their Facebook page and download... »

Cast Iron Waffles Coming to Southpark

Cast Iron Waffles Coming to Southpark

Restaurant Traffic has found out that the spoiled people of Southpark will not have to drive all the way out to Ballantyne to get Cast Iron Waffles anymore.  They will open their second store at Piedm... »