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Viddlz Alerts – La’Wan’s Soul Food – Barre’ Cajun

We checked out La’Wan’s Soul Food recently thanks to Viddlz and loved every last famous fried pork bite :) Whats Viddlz? Viddlz is a new app recently unveiled in the Charlotte area that links you to your favorite restaurants and alerts you when your favorite dish is available. Maybe its Fourth Ward Bread Co. Kronuts […]

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Soul Gastrolounge (Second Look)

We checked out Soul Gastrolounge a couple years ago and for some reason… we didn’t really like it. Despite our lack luster experience the place has always remained one of Charlotte’s most popular restaurants. A few weeks ago our friends wanted to hang out Soul and we reluctantly agreed. Thank God we did… Soul rocks! […]

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Nan & Byron’s

So… you’ll have to excuse the lack of detail in this recap. Shortly after going to Nan & Byron’s my lovely partner went into labor and we’ve been a little pre-occupied for the last couple months. This is what I remember about our night at Nan & Byron’s… after a few failed attempts at going […]

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Grilling Guru Event at Macy’s

I am a member of the Everywhere Society and Everywhere has provided me with compensation for this post about Macy’s Culinary Council. However, all thoughts and opinions expressed herein are my own.  This Saturday we checked out the Macy’s Culinary Council Grilling Guru event with celebrity judge Cat Cora at Southpark Mall. Haven’t heard of […]

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The MayoBird is moving?

Its not often a food truck finds overwhelming success, but Charlotte based food truck “The MayoBird” is breaking the mold. The MayoBird is about to park the truck and open the doors to a permanent location on East Blvd., in what used to be a Bruegger’s Bagels and Caribou Coffee location. Owner DeeDee Mills posted […]

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Queens Feast Summer 2014

QUEEN’S FEAST: CHARLOTTE RESTAURANT WEEK® RETURNS JULY 18-27, 2014 OK Charlotte foodies its that time of the year again!!! Its time to break out of your shell and check out that restaurant you’ve been eyeing for the last few months. The Summer 2014 installment of the semi-annual Queen’s Feast: Charlotte Restaurant Week® will run Friday, […]

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Zack’s Hamburgers

I don’t know how I’ve lived in Charlotte for so long and never knew of Zack’s Hamburgers until recently. They’ve been around for nearly 4 decades and since our first visit the Zack’s Special burger has been on top of our Best Burgers in Charlotte list. Fifteen years after the first double arch invaded the […]

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Charlotte’s Best Burgers

If you’re looking for Charlotte’s Best Burgers you’ve come to the right place. The Charlotte Observer has a Burger Bracket Tournament, the Charlotte Burger Blog has their “Seal of Approval”, and countless other people try to lay claim to knowing where the Best Burger in Charlotte is. Well… they’re all wrong. If you wan’t to find […]

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Stagioni (Myers Park)

What do you do when you’re the creative mind behind two of Charlotte’s most celebrated restaurants and the winner of multiple awards? Thats right… you open another one. Bruce Moffett (the man behind Barrington’s and Good Food on Montford) is a James Beard nominated chef, was named “Restaurateur of the Year” by Charlotte Magazine, graduated from the Culinary Institute of America with Honors, […]

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Sabor Latin Street Grill

Sabor Latin Street Grill recently opened in the in Elizabeth location of the former Phat Burrito… and before Phat Burrito it was the location of Snoops Grill. The location has seen some instability recently but with the opening of Sabor we’re hoping this is one restaurant thats here to stay. We’ve hit them up at […]

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Salsaritas Worlds Hottest Burrito featuring the Carolina Reaper

How do you get the Worlds Hottest Burrito? Easy… mix in the Worlds Hottest Pepper and you’ve got the Worlds Hottest Burrito. The Guinness Book of World Records recently awarded PuckerButt Pepper Co. of Fort Mill, SC with the highly esteemed honor for its Carolina Reaper pepper. Charlotte, NC based Salsarita’s decided to team up […]

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Lumiere French Kitchen (Myers Park)

Lumiere French Kitchen finally opened in Myers Park last night and to be quite honest… they still had a lot of kinks to work on. We’ve got Charlotte’s first recap on the highly anticipated opening and its probably a little more doom & gloom than anybody will like. Lumiere is the latest creation from the […]

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Bistro la Bon (Dessert)

After visiting Soul Gastrolounge for a second look we took a stroll down the block and checked out Bistro la Bon for Dessert. We’ve been to Bistro la Bon for brunch but never for dessert and wow… it was awesome. The photos don’t do it justice but I can easily say Bistro la Bon has […]

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Grilled Cheese Masterpiece

We hit up Charlotte’s Premier Grilled Cheese Food Truck (Papi Queso) a few weeks ago and fell in love with their depth of flavor combinations and creativity. Then today happened… I found this on buzzfeed.com. Its a very lengthy list of mouthwatering cheese filled heavenly grilled sandwiches that are sure to tempt your tastebuds. We’re […]

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Most Expensive Restaurant in America

Wondering what the Most Expensive Restaurant in America is? No worries, we’ve got your Top Ten list right here. When you want to seriously flaunt your obscene wealth at dinner you head to one of these restaurants. How many have you checked off your list? Masa – Named after famed Chef Masa this is America’s […]