Ballantyne Restaurants: Yum!
Ballantyne/South Charlotte Restaurants You Must Try This Weekend, or Any Weekend!
CRU WINE SHOP Imagine a laid back, friendly bar atmosphere with an incredible wine list, variety of fine cheeses and cured meats coupled with a gourmet bar food menu. Check out their calendar of events to sign up for one of their many wine tastings. cruwineshop.com
GALLERY Awarded by Wine Spectator in 2011 with the Award of Excellence, Gallery offers contemporary American cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, daily. Don’t get too attached to a particular dish though; the menu changes seasonally to provide patrons with fresh, local ingredients. gallery-restaurant.com
TERRACE CAF Once only a breakfast and lunch spot, this culinary delight is now a triple threat since offering dinner. With two locations in the Charlotte area, Ballantyne and South Park, Terrace Caf offers the best of every meal. Think Red Velvet Waffles and four choices of Eggs Benedicts for breakfast, any combination of soup, salad, sandwich or quiche for lunch, and Coconut Thai Crab Cakes and Pan Fried NC Trout with pineapple butter for dinner. There is something for everyone, whether you are a foodie or someone that just plain likes food! terracecafecharlotte.com
VILLA ANTONIO Located in the heart of Ballantyne, this jewel combines old world Italian cuisine with new world charm. Villa Antonio features only the freshest ingredients on their chef-inspired menu all the way down to their cannolis. If you’re looking for an upbeat spot with a great drink selection, this is the place. villaantonio.com