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Charlotte Chick-fil-A Restaurants to Give Away Free Chick-n-Minis

Participating Chick-fil-A restaurants in the Charlotte metro area will be giving away free three-count Chick-fil-A Chick-n-Minis on Tuesday, February 3 from 6:00 to 10:30 a.m. The giveaway is availabl... »

Wrapping Up Restaurant Week at McCormick & Schmick’s

Wrapping Up Restaurant Week at McCormick & Schmick’s

As Charlotte Restaurant Week comes to an unfortunate end tonight, I couldn’t have been more thrilled to spend it dining at McCormick & Schmick’s in SouthPark. Upon walking in, my Restaurant Traffi... »

Red Rocks Will Leave You Satisfied

Red Rocks Will Leave You Satisfied

Restaurant Traffic has teamed with Uber again for the last few days of Charlotte Restaurant Week. For those who haven’t used Uber before, enter promo code RESTAURANTTRAFFIC to instantly get $20 off of... »

Hef’s Bar & Grill Opens Today

Hef’s Bar & Grill Opens Today

Hef’s Bar and Grill has their Grand Re-Opening Party today at noon.  Hef’s was a fixture in Myers Park for 10 years.  Owner Andy Tao decided the time was right to head into bigger digs so ... »

Tabbuli Debuts Second Location in Charleston

Tabbuli Debuts Second Location in Charleston

Charleston food lovers, Tabbuli opens their second location this weekend in West Ashley (2026 Savannah Highway). The grand opening festivities start tonight and last through the weekend. This spot loo... »

Beer, Breakfast and Buffet On Saturday

Beer, Breakfast and Buffet On Saturday

On January 24, 2015 the Olde Mecklenburg Brewery will host its annual bourbon barrel-aged Baltic Porter Breakfast with the biergarten’s gates opening at 8 a.m. for a bottle share followed by a b... »

Plaza Midwood Barbeque

Midwood Smokehouse Opening New Ballantyne Location in March

The popular Plaza Midwood restaurant, and my personal favorite Charlotte barbecue joint, is slated to open their second location in March. Midwood Smokehouse is targeting a March opening at 12410 John... »

The Brass Tap Announces First Charlotte Location in Southend

The Brass Tap Announces First Charlotte Location in Southend

The Brass Tap has announced to Restaurant Traffic that they will open their first location in the former Dharma Lounge location in Southend.   Brass Tap is based out of Florida and the Charlotte franc... »

Seizing the moment at Carpe Diem for Restaurant Week

Seizing the moment at Carpe Diem for Restaurant Week

After finding a last minute reservation (after 9 p.m.) at Carpe Diem in Elizabeth, we needed a ride there since Saturday nights rarely end after dinner. Luckily, we not only spread the gospel of Uber,... »

Mimosa Grill: Night One of CLT Restaurant Week

Mimosa Grill: Night One of CLT Restaurant Week

TGIF and a happy kick off to Charlotte Restaurant Week, friends. All week I’ve been sitting at my desk, drooling over the delicious Restaurant Week menus, and counting down the minutes (very sim... »

Queen’s Feast Participating Locations

Queen’s Feast Participating Locations

Charlotte Restaurant Week starts tonight (reservations are getting scarce!), and we at Restaurant Traffic want to provide you with a guide on where to eat in the Queen City based on any cravings you m... »

Uber teams with Restaurant Traffic for Restaurant Week

Uber teams with Restaurant Traffic for Restaurant Week

As Queen’s Feast: Charlotte Restaurant Week descends rapidly upon us, the idea of choosing a designated driver may be the last thing on eaters’ minds right now. Not many people want to vol... »

The Unknown Brewery: Beer “Without Boundaries”

The Unknown Brewery: Beer “Without Boundaries”

Closing in on their one year anniversary, Unknown Brewing Co.  is continuing to pick up steam in regards to what they bring to the CLT brewery scene. In just a year they have shown an impressive dedic... »

OMB (Olde Mecklenburg Brewery) Continues North Carolina Expansion

OMB (Olde Mecklenburg Brewery) Continues North Carolina Expansion

On the heels of a triumphant year that saw an impressive physical relocation, unprecedented growth, award-winning beer and national accolades, The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery is starting off 2015 with a ... »

MOOYAH Brings Gourmet Burgers & Shakes to Matthews

MOOYAH Brings Gourmet Burgers & Shakes to Matthews

MOOYAH, a fast-casual, “better burger,” fries and shakes chain, announced a focused growth plan targeting North Carolina. The quickly expanding burger brand, through the leadership of local developmen... »

Free Burrito at Chipotle*

Free Burrito at Chipotle*

*All you have to do is try one of the new Chipotle Sofritas (vegan, braised tofu) burritos on Monday, January 26th at any location.  You then can bring your receipt back between January 27th and Febru... »

McDonald’s Cutting Corporate Jobs Faster Than You Can Say “Do You Want Fries With That?”

McDonald’s Cutting Corporate Jobs Faster Than You Can Say “Do You Want Fries With That?”

McDonalds’s cuts 63 Headquarter jobs, more cuts on the way! The layoffs, part of a $100 million cost-cutting effort, affect workers across several departments and take effect Feb. 16, spokeswoman Heid... »

The Penguin in Plaza Midwood on the auction block

The Penguin in Plaza Midwood on the auction block

HURRY HURRY, EVERYTHING MUST GO!!! Equipment & Penguin Trademark up for grabs, auction ends TODAY!!!   »

Biltmore Avenue Asheville Restaurant Opportunity

Biltmore Avenue Asheville Restaurant Opportunity

The Hannah Flannagan’s Pub had almost a 20 year run in downtown Asheville. Now it is time for new blood to make this Main & Main location a new hotspot for downtown Asheville. The owner is w... »

Sticky Fingers in Ballantyne Closes

Sticky Fingers in Ballantyne Closes

OK, before one of you beats us to the punch the Sticky Fingers that closed was technically in Toringdon and not Ballantyne.  It seems Ballantyners are too good for the people of Toringdon and don̵... »

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