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Chipotle Test Marketing Chorizo

Chipotle Test Marketing Chorizo

Chipotle Mexican Grill is test marketing chorizo as another protein option.  Chorizo is a Mexican-style sausage that is composed of a blend of ground pork and chicken with paprika, garlic, cumin and r... »

The Got to Be NC Competition Dining Series is Back

The Got to Be NC Competition Dining Series is Back

Everything that prickles our senses about watching reality television food competition shows on the Food Network and Bravo is only intensified by being able to actually participate, taste and judge on... »

Rippington’s Anchors Downtown Waxhaw Dining Scene

Rippington’s Anchors Downtown Waxhaw Dining Scene

With recent word that City Tavern is going to come to Waxhaw and try to make it in the former Lavecchia’s restaurant space where so many have failed (the last place put their signs up and never ... »

Restaurant Rumors- City Tavern Coming to Waxhaw

Restaurant Rumors- City Tavern Coming to Waxhaw

Sources are telling Restaurant Traffic that City Tavern is coming to Waxhaw.  City Tavern has other locations in South Park, River Gate and Stonecrest.   They are slated to take the former LaVecchia&#... »

National Hamburger Day is Today

National Hamburger Day is Today

National Hamburger Day is today!.  What is more American than a big, juicy hamburger?  Over 23 billion burgers were consumed in the United States last year.  Hamburgers were invented in Hamburg, Germa... »

Chick-fil-A Removing Chicken Raised With Antibiotics From Menu

Chick-fil-A Removing Chicken Raised With Antibiotics From Menu

In case you missed it, Chick-fil-A recently announced the Atlanta-based fast food chain would remove chicken raised with antibiotics from the menu. Over the next five years, Chick-fil-A will work with... »

Chipotle Announces New Menu Item

Chipotle Announces New Menu Item

Chipotle Mexican Grill has announced that they will add their first new menu item in over 20 years.  The ultra popular restaurant chain will add Sofritas, which is a meatless protein, to its menu.  Th... »

McDonald’s Ponders New Breakfast Hours

McDonald’s Ponders New Breakfast Hours

OK this is sad.  McDonald’s is considering the idea of extending breakfast hours.  Why?  Because Millennials (people born between the early 1980’s and the early 2000’s) have a tough ... »

Nick’s Steak and Taphouse Taps Out in Waxhaw

Nick’s Steak and Taphouse Taps Out in Waxhaw

Another day, another restaurant closes.  Nick’s Steak and Taphouse shuttered the doors today along the far end of the tracks in Waxhaw. Just about 24 hours after reporting Longboard’s Tap ... »

Nick’s Steak and Taphouse Opens Monday in Waxhaw

Nick’s Steak and Taphouse Opens Monday in Waxhaw

Nick’s Steak and Taphouse is opening this Monday in Waxhaw.  Downtown Waxhaw has had a rebirth as restaurateurs are flocking to the quaint town.  Rippington’s has been the mainstay for yea... »

Nick’s Steak & Taphouse Heading to Waxhaw

Nick’s Steak & Taphouse Heading to Waxhaw

The saying goes it does not matter how many times you get knocked down, it matters how many times you get back up.  Nick LaVecchia has been knocked down quite a few times over the past year but like J... »

Friday Feature: Trattoria Antica Brings Tavern-Style Italian To Waxhaw

Friday Feature: Trattoria Antica Brings Tavern-Style Italian To Waxhaw

Our readers know we tend to focus on restaurants within the limits of Charlotte proper here at Restaurant Traffic. But when we find a winner in one of the outlying areas around Mecklenburg County we d... »

Ilios Noche Rises Above The Rest

Ilios Noche Rises Above The Rest

If you want to a clear demonstration of the standard of service and cuisine required to not only survive as a restaurant, but to thrive and succeed in these strange times, one needs to give serious co... »