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The 5 Best Poke Bowls In Charlotte

Updated: November 19, 2021

Healthy, nutritious, and locally caught - we are talking about the poke options at these Charlotte poke bars! We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and local food publications to find the best poke in town. Don’t waste time poke’ing around - get to these spots for the best ahi and hamachi poke bowls in Charlotte.

Find the perfect Poke spot

Umami PokéRito

Japanese, $$, CarmelJapanese, $$Charlotte, Carmel
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 4 best spots to score poke in Charlotte

    Hoodline, 2019

Poké Cafe

Hawaiian, $$, Ballantyne EastHawaiian, $$Charlotte, Ballantyne East
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Lyft

    Most Visited Hawaiian Restaurants in Ballantyne East, Charlotte

    Lyft

Ohana Poke

Hawaiian, Downtown CharlotteHawaiianCharlotte, Downtown Charlotte
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

King Fish Poke

Japanese, $, University City SouthJapanese, $Charlotte, University City South
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Seoul Poke Bowl

Hawaiian, $, Colonial VillageHawaiian, $Charlotte, Colonial Village
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Choosing the right spot for Poke can be tough, especially if you’re exploring new restaurants. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 5351 restaurants, and 142 lists and articles from top sources like Lyft and Hoodline. These top contenders have appeared in Lyft - Most Visited Hawaiian Restaurants in Ballantyne East, Charlotte and Hoodline - The 4 best spots to score poke in Charlotte. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips for Poke

  • The perfect complement to tuna poke


    When ordering tuna poke, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Sake, a popular rice wine.

  • Pair Hefeweizen with limu poke

    having limu poke and not sure beer to drink with it? Go for Hefeweizen. Its sweetflavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

  • Pilsner and ahi poke


    When considering what goes best with ahi poke, we recommend a glass of Pilsner, it truly complements the dish as it accentuates the heat in the poke .


Interesting facts about Poke

  • Once upon a time

    pre-colonial times gave us something tasty, the poke! This tasty dish was bestowed upon us by Polynesia.

  • For the love of poke

    Don’t forget that International Poke Day falls on September 28. Be sure to enjoy a little poke!

  • Celebrating Poke

    The poke contest in Hawaii, The United States, is one of the key attractions of the I Love Poke Festival.

Parking in the area

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