PLACES TO EAT IN CORNELIUS

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Alton’s Restaurant in Cornelius

Alton’s Kitchen & Cocktails

19918 North Cove Road, Cornelius,

Phone:  704.655.2727

Alton’s Kitchen & Cocktails provides the Lake Norman community with a warm Read More

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Barrel & Fork in Cornelius

Barrel & Fork

20517 N. Main, Cornelius

Hours of Operation

Phone: 704-655-7465

Circa 1906 the house became a meeting place for family, food and adventurous cocktails without inhibitions.  Read More

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Boatyard Lake Norman – Local Restaurants

Boatyard Lake Norman

18418 Statesville Rd

Hours of Operation

4:00 pm – 12:00 am

Phone:(704) 997-6069

BoatYard is a place to gather with your family and friends. It’s the community’s place… Read More

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Brooklyn South Pizzeria – Italian Restaurant in Lake Norman

Brooklyn South Pizzeria

19400 Jetton Road, Suite 201, Cornelius

Phone:    (704) 896-2928

“Brooklyn South Pizzeria” is family-owned & has proudly served the Lake Norman Community since 1998. We … Read More

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Choplins Restaurant in Cofnelius

Choplins

19700 One Norman Blvd, Cornelius

Phone: (704) 892-4800

Choplin’s Restaurant opened its doors in 2010, fulfilling Wes Choplin’s lifelong dream of owning a fresh local eatery in his home state of … Read More

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Cool Fish Restaurant in Cornelius

Cool Fish

21726 Catawba Ave, Cornelius

Phone: (704)-765-1765

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Crafty Burger in 3 Locations – Cornelius -Denver and Antiquity

Crafty Burg’r n’ Tap

17015 Kenton Dr, Cornelius

Phone: (704) 997-5388

Founded on the principle that people want great casual food in a comfortable and unique environment. We offer fresh food at reasonable… Read More

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Daniel San Restaurant in Cornelius

Daniel San

Asian Kitchen, Sushi & Bistro

20822 N. Main Street, Cornelius

Phone: (704)-997-9338

DanielSan is Paolo and Domino’s first restaurant. Paolo graduated Cum Laude at Johnson & Wales University, a prestigious and well know culinary school in Charlotte Read More

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Ferucci’s Old Tyme Italian Market in Cornelius

Ferrucci’s Old Tyme Italian Market

20910 Torrence Chapel Road – Unit D-4/Cornelius

Phone:  (704) 896-3190

Looking for home cooking to take home? An Italian specialty food store? A real New York Butcher? Ferrucci’s Old Tyme Italian Market is the place to be. it was built to bring back a sense of the neighborhood family grocery store. Read More

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French Cafe and Gourmet Shop in Cornelius

French Market Cafe & Gourmet Shop

20920 Torrence Chapel Road – Ste.B-1, Cornelius

Phone: (704) 641-2201

A quaint little Cafe & Shop offering a delightful atmosphere to enjoy brunch, lunch and afternoon tea.  Read More

20601 Torrence Chapel Rd, Cornelius

Phone: 704-896-4999

Fresh Chef is an exciting new concept that delivers great tasting meats, fish…
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The Fresh Egg in Cornelius

Fresh Egg

20609 Torrence Chapel Road Cornelius, NC 28031

Phone: (980) 689-2006

We are open!!!!! Come join us for breakfast and lunch served all day 7am – 4pm. Enjoy Breakfast and Brunch everyday.  Read More

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H2 Public House in Cornelius

H2 Public House

19906 N Cove Rd Ste A Cornelius

Phone: (980) 231-5936

Monday is Half Price Appetizer Day

Neighborhood Gastropub with high quality, chef driven food. Choose a craft beer or a glass of wine and enjoy your favorite game from one of our 14 TVs Read More

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Harp & Crown in Cornelius

Harp & Crown

19930 W Catawba Ave Suite 130 Cornelius

Phone: 704-892-9641

The Harp & Crown created a menu blending traditional recipes with modern flavors…READ MORE

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Hello Sailor – Cornelius Local Restaurants

Hello Sailor

20210 HENDERSON RD, Cornelius

Ph: (704) 997-5365

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Jack’s Corner Tap – Local Restaurant

Jack’s Corner Tap

8301-1 Magnolia Estates Dr.

Phone: (704) 892-4433

Jack’s Corner Tap is one of the most popular casual restaurants at Lake Norman. Located in Magnolia Plaza, featuring an outdoor patio… READ MORE

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Juan Loco Mexi-Cal Restaurante in Cornelius

Juan Loco

Mexi-Cali Cuisine

8301 Magnolia Estates Dr #3, Cornelius

Instagram @Juanloco

Phone: (704) 997-5560

Email: info@juanloco.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/juanloconc/

In a world hungry for crazy good food, Juan Loco is here to satisfy your cravings. Fresh, fast, and bursting with authentic z, escape the ordinary and taste the Juan Loco difference in every legendary bite. Read More

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Kat’s Seafood Kitchen in Cornelius

Kat’s Seafood Kitchen

19708 W Catawba Ave

Phone: (704) 997-5688

Instagram: @Katsseafoodkitchen

Welcome! We are a family-friendly seafood restaurant in Lake Norman.  Features include – All you can eat crab legs and a special Jazz Lunch.  Check Kat’s Seafood Kitchen in our Entertainment section to learn who’s playing with dates and times. Read More

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Mac’s Speed Shop in Cornelius – BBQ -Beer & Bikes

Mac’s Speed Shop

19601 Liverpool Pkwy, Cornelius

Phone:  (704)-892-3554

Mac’s Speed Shop was conceptualized by founders Wynn Davis and Hall Johnston. If we’re being honest, the two guys knew nothing about running a restaurant but knew they loved BBQ, beer and bikes…so they bought the site of a run-down motor shop, brought in some friends, hired people to run it and opened the doors to a great adventure on May 5th, 2005 in Charlotte, NC.  Read More

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Matt’s Chicago (A Chicago Restaurant)

Matt’s Chicago (A Chicago Restaurant)

19732 One Norman Blvd Ste 330 Cornelius

Phone: (704) 892-5005 or (541) 696-2887

In 2002 when we moved to Charlotte from Chicago, we introduced our favorite Windy-City recipes to The South : Chicago Deep Dish + Crispy Thin Crust Pizza, Italian Beef, Maxwell St. Sausage, Chicago Dogs and more. Chicago comfort food made from scratch!  Read More

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North State BBQ in Cornelius

North State BBQ

19733 Statesville Rd, Cornelius

Phone: (704) 677-9346

Serving fresh smoked meats and homemade sides! Visit us at one of our two locations – Northlake & Lake Norman (breakfast and lunch)!  Read More

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Galway Hooker – in Cornelius

Pipers at Galway Hooker

17044 Kenton Dr. , Cornelius

Phone: 704-895-1782

The Galway Hooker Pub believes that nothing inspires a great story like a delicious meal and a refreshing pint…. READ MORE

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Port City Club – Fine Dining in Lake Norman

Port City Club

Waterfront Restaurant

18665 Harborside Drive, Cornelius

Phone: 704-765-1565

Port City Club is a uniquely designed 13,500 sq. ft. waterfront restaurant located on beautiful Lake Norman…READ MORE

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Prosciuttos Restaurant in Cornelius

Prosciutto’s Pizzeria & Pub

20920 Torrence Chapel Rd

Phone: 704-439-4444

Joel and Kelly Pfyffer opened the doors to their Prosciutto’s Pizzeria and Pub in Cornelius in November of 2005. Since then Prosciutto’s has become part of the LKN community thanks to its’ top notch food and an atmosphere. Read More

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Tenders Fresh Food in Cornelius

Tenders

18341 Statesville Rd Cornelius,

Phone: (704) 895-6017

Chicken, fries and shakes that will rock your socks off.
Tenders Fresh Food Fast features chicken tenders, chicken sandwiches, salads, fries, rice bowls and hand-spun milkshakes. Located in Cornelius, NC Read More
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131 Main – Fine Dining in Corne

131 MAIN Restaurant

17830 Statesville Road, Cornelius

Phone: (704) 896-0103

Our original 131 MAIN restaurant is located in Cornelius, North Carolina. The distinctive low country Charleston feel  READ MORE

PLACES TO EAT IN DAVIDSON

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Brickhouse Tavern in Davidson

Brickhouse Tavern

209 Delburg Street, Suite 210, Davidson

Phone:  (704) 987-2022

Located in the heart of Davidson, N.C., The Brickhouse Tavern has been serving the Lake Norman community for 20 years. Once inside, patrons are surrounded by the history of Davidson as they sit within the brick walls of the old Davidson Cotton Mill built  Read More

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Carrburritos Mexican Restaurant in Davidson

Carrburritos

445 S Main St, Davidson

Phone:  (704) 237-3040

Carrburritos in Davidson is an authentic Mexican taqueria featuring fresh, sophisticated flavors served in generous portions and made on location daily. Located in the South Main Arts District at 445 South Main Street in historic Davidson,  Read More

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Crazy Pig BBQ in Davidson

The Crazy Pig Barbecue Taphouse

402 S Main Street, Davidson

Phone: (704) 997-2320

Owners, Robert and Eileen McCrary bring over 50 years combined in the restaurant and social development sectors and have made it their mission to create restaurants where you feel at home, connect and converse with other guests and as feel comfortable as an old friend. 

We are committed to providing excellent food at affordable prices, attentive and friendly service and an EGGceptional experience.  Read More

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Davidson Ice House in Davidson

Davidson Ice House

416 S Main Street, Davidson

Phone: (704) 895-5555

We use classic French techniques mixed with a bit of southern flair to elicit the best flavors from our fresh, healthy and delicious ingredients. SALAD, RICE AND GRAIN BOWLS, BURGERS, SANDWICHES, FRIED AND BUFFALO CHICKEN BOXES. Read More

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DAvidson Pizza Company

Davidson Pizza Company

300 Mock Road/Davidson

Phone: (704) 237-4019

Little space, big taste! Serving delicious NY style pizza, wings, salads and more in an amazing community. 300 Mock Rd. Davidson, NC 28036 Read More

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The Egg Cafe – in Davidson

The Egg Cafe at Davidson

1231 Griffith Street, Davidson

Phone:  (704) 987-1885

This is a great family style restaurant to meet with friends and family for breakfast or lunch! 

The glowing red neon sign does not lie…The Egg’s Cafe serves awesome food at affordable prices.  Read More

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Flatiron Restaurant in Davidson

Flatiron Kitchen & Taphouse

215 South Main Street/Davidson

Phone: (704) 237-3246

Where the road forks on Main Street in Davidson, NC, that’s where you’ll find us, Flatiron Kitchen + Taphouse. You’ll also find incredibly high-quality meats and fish – like our Wagyu beef Read More

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Famous Toastery in Davidson and Huntersville Local Restaurants

Famous Toastery

101 North Main Street, Davidson

Phone:  (704) 655-2778

Let’s just say, we saw this all-day breakfast thing years ago. We get that sometimes you want a burger or salad to start your day, an omelet for lunch, or brunch any day of the week. Here, you can have it all, whenever you want it… Read More

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Il Bosco Restaurant in Davidson

Il Bosco Ristorante & Bar

127 Depot Street, Davidson

Phone:  (704) 987-138

Il Bosco offers regional Italian cuisine and a wide variety of hand selected Italian wines to pair with seasonal menus created by Chef Joseph Hermann.  Menus include regional antipasti,  homemade pasta, and meat dishes as well as daily seafood and dessert specials.   Read More

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Kindred Fine Dining in Davidson

Kindred

131 North Main St., Davidson

Phone: (980) 231-5000

We have taken our experience from traveling the world and working in fine dining restaurants of all kinds here to Davidson to create our own unique perspective on contemporary cuisine of the new South. Read More

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Lake Norman Cottage in Davidson

Lake Norman Cottage Gourmet Food & Wine Harbor

200-A North Harbor Place, Davidson

Phone: (704) 237-3629

We are a wine shop within a shop. One side of our business caters to tasting and trying new wines, offering the best homemade cookies and carrying very unique gifts. The other side strives to be everything our customers expect, honest  Read More

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Mandolino’s Artisan Pizza in Davidson

Mandolino’s Artisan Pizza

208 South Main Street/Davidson

Phone:  (980) 231-5615

Established in 2018 by Flatiron Chef Bill Schutz and other founding partners, Mandolino’s was created to combine family values and comforting tradition with great food in a quaint Main Street storefront. Grandma-style pizza has roots in Italy, but originated on Long Island, NY. Read More

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Mandolino’s Artisan Pizza in Davidson

Masala Mastee

107 N.Main Street, Davidson

Phone: (704) 897-2211

Authentic Indian Street Food Restaurant in Downtown Davidson, NC They also  have nice outdoor seating options  Read More

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Mestizo Contemporary Mexican Cuisine – in Davidson

Mestizo Contemporary Mexican Cuisine

121 North Main Street, Davidson

Phone: (704) 997-5933

Mestizo has its’ own enchanting personality which is warm and embracing and is located in one of my buildings (121) on Main st in Davidson,North Carolina.  Read More

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North Harbor Club Restaurant in Davidson

North Harbor Club Restaurant and Bar

100-D North Harbor Place/Davidson

Phone: (704) 896-5559

Our unique decor may just surprise you. From the large sailboat greeting you at the door to the unusual and historic watercraft mounted from the ceilings, your dining experience… Read More

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Pickled Peach in Davidson

The Pickled Peach

202 South Main Street/Davidson

Phone: (704) 765-2190

The Pickled Peach is a fun place for lunch and dinner, serving simple, honest food that tastes great. We will offer a changing menu of handcrafted sandwiches, soups and salads with meats roasted in-house and… Read More

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Restaurant X in Davidson

Restaurant X

408 South Main Street, Davidson

Phone: (704)- 892-9369

Restaurant X is a cozy bistro with an eclectic menu of international cuisine made from scratch with fresh, quality ingredients at affordable prices.  Read More

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The Soda Shop in Davidson

104 South Main Street, Davidson

Phone: (704) 896-7743

Opened in 1951 across from Davidson College, The Soda Shop has been a tradition with students, locals and visitors.  It is an original and one of the last of a vanishing era.  Read More

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Summit Coffee in Davidson

Summit Coffee Co.

128 South Main Street, Davidson

Phone:  (704) 895-9090

Summit has served coffee, pastries, fine teas, and micro-brewed beer from its 100 year-old building since 1998. There is live music on weekends. Read More

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Your Mom’s Bazaar in Davidson

Your Mom’s Bazaar

107 North Main St., Davidson

Phone: (704) 997-8211

Led by owner Courtney Buckley, Your Mom’s Bazaar is a small and hyper-local market in Davidson, N.C., offering seasonal produce, fresh herbs, frozen goods, meats, cheeses, and other dairy offerings, as well as pantry staples.  Read More