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Charlotte Restaurant Week Starts Today!

Charlotte Restaurant Week Starts Today!

Foodies, start your engines! Today is the first day of the highly anticipated Restaurant Week in Charlotte.¬†Queen’s Feast¬†starts Friday July 22nd and runs through Sunday July 31st. Some of the p... »

Starbucks Launches New Cold Brew Drinks

Starbucks Launches New Cold Brew Drinks

Starbucks announced it is adding two new cold brew drinks just in time for Summer. The first is a Vanilla Sweet Cream cold brew. It uses traditional cold brew with a house-made sweet vanilla cream. Th... »

Poplar Street Cafe & Wine Bar Now Open

Poplar Street Cafe & Wine Bar Now Open

The anticipated Poplar Street Cafe ¬†& Wine Bar opened this week in Charlotte’s Fourth Ward. The cafe, set in a 1885 historic Queen Ann style home, also know as The Morrison House, is located... »

Celebrate Bastille Day at Georges Brasserie

Celebrate Bastille Day at Georges Brasserie

To celebrate Bastille Day or French National Day, Georges Brasserie is planning a celebration featuring cancan dancers and $3 glasses of champagne.¬† This is Georges 5th year celebrating the beginning ... »

Amelie’s Brings French Bakery to Carmel Commons

Amelie’s Brings French Bakery to Carmel Commons

Regency Centers has brought Amelie’s French Bakery to their¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Carmel Commons Shopping Center.¬† Founded in 2008, Amelie’s is a quaint French Bakery where every pastry is hand-made an... »

Quick Post: Nutella Lasagna is a Thing (Apparently) for Valentine’s Day

Quick Post: Nutella Lasagna is a Thing (Apparently) for Valentine’s Day

Check out what the Observer’s Andrea Weigl put together just in time for Valentine’s Day: an aggregation of Nutella recipes and Nutella-related food fantasies. As the hazelnut-chocolate co... »

Cast Iron Waffles Reopens in Southpark

Cast Iron Waffles Reopens in Southpark

Cast Iron Waffles was created by husband and wife team Chris and Krista Duggan.¬† Serving up fresh and delicious, classic Liege waffles.¬† They were twice voted Best Coffee in Charlotte by Charlotte Mag... »

Celebrate National Coffee Day Today at these Locations

Celebrate National Coffee Day Today at these Locations

If the thought of getting through work today¬†is overwhelming, rest easy knowing you can save a few bucks on coffee. Today¬†is National Coffee Day and many businesses are serving up free coffee or steep... »

Amelie’s French Bakery Coming to Carmel Commons

Amelie’s French Bakery Coming to Carmel Commons

Restaurant Traffic has just learned that Amelie’s French Bakery will move into the Carmel Commons Shopping Center.¬† Owners Bill Lamb, Lynn St. Laurent and Brenda Ische created the French Bakery ... »

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... »

Crisp Opening New Location in Uptown

Crisp Opening New Location in Uptown

Crisp is going to open their 3rd location at the Latta Arcade in Uptown.¬† Crisp serves fresh custom made salads and sandwiches in a fast casual setting.¬† Crisp uses only the highest quality ingredient... »