seafood

RockSalt Shooting for Spring Opening

RockSalt Shooting for Spring Opening

The long delayed RockSalt has finally started construction behind the  Park Road Shopping Center.  Owner Travis Croxton is turning the former dry cleaner space into a seafood eatery.  The first RockSa... »

Carolina Fish Market Opens in Southpark

Carolina Fish Market Opens in Southpark

The Carolina Fish Market has opened their 2nd store in the Sharon Corners Shopping Center in Southpark.  Carolina Fish Market offers fresh fish and seafood extensively from the Carolinas.  They also h... »

Flamin’ Crawfish Opens in Myers Park

Flamin’ Crawfish Opens in Myers Park

Flamin’ Crawfish is finally open at ParkTowne Village in Myers Park.  Flamin’ Crawfish took over the former Nom Nom Burger site.  The public Grand Opening was this past Monday night.  Any ... »

Everyday is Mardi Gras at Cajun Queen

Everyday is Mardi Gras at Cajun Queen

Let me preface this by saying that it isn’t very often I have a restaurant experience that I feel immediately compelled to talk about. However, once in awhile there’s that one dish that just makes you... »

Lure Oyster Bar Coming to Ballantyne

Lure Oyster Bar Coming to Ballantyne

Cosmos Cafe closed their South Charlotte location after Easter and we received confirmation that the team behind Bradshaw Social House will takeover the space with a new concept called Lure Oyster Bar... »

Carolina Fish Market Opens in Ballantyne

Carolina Fish Market Opens in Ballantyne

Carolina Fish Market officially opened their 1st location in Ballantyne on Friday November 8th.  Fresh local seafood is the name of the game here and CFM will deliver with seafood exclusively from the... »

Cowfish Dishes Up Sushi & Burgers With A Side Of Surrealism

Cowfish Dishes Up Sushi & Burgers With A Side Of Surrealism

Can’t say I was surprised when we arrived at the Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar after sunset last Wednesday evening and the room stood at an hour and forty-five minute wait. I believe when I first vis... »

Aquavina Heads to Davy Jones’ Locker

Aquavina Heads to Davy Jones’ Locker

Davy Jones’ Locker is an idiom for bottom of the sea or a death at sea.  Aquavina has met its Davy Jones’ Locker fate, that is right it is closed for business.  Aquavina had a pretty good ... »

Louisiana Crawfish Boils Every Friday In May at e2

Louisiana Crawfish Boils Every Friday In May at e2

Charlotte restaurant PR Queen, Gwen Poth, gave me the head’s up that e2 emeril’s eatery, at 135 Levine Avenue of the Arts, Charlotte, NC, will host a New Orleans Crawfish Boil starting the... »

Does Something Smell Fishy With Your Seafood?

Does Something Smell Fishy With Your Seafood?

Earlier this quarter, a report surfaced on mainstream media platforms that nearly a third of the fish sold at restaurants and supermarkets is mislabeled. Wait, what? It didn’t receive quite the ... »

Red Lobster Testing Fast Casual Service

Red Lobster Testing Fast Casual Service

Red Lobster is testing its Seaside Express lunch service  to combat declining  sales.  Customers place their order at the counter and a server brings out their food to them when it is ready.  The serv... »