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The 9 Best Restaurants In Downtown Charlotte

Updated: May 2, 2022

From long-time favorites to newly opened gems these are Downtown Charlotte's Best and trendiest restaurants. We reviewed the top award winners, scrutinized millions of expert reviews, and found the best restaurants in Downtown Charlotte. Visit These restaurants for the finest dishes that Downtown Charlotte has to offer. Expect award-winning service.

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Pizzeria Omaggio

Pizza, $$, Downtown CharlottePizza, $$Charlotte, Downtown Charlotte
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • Charlotte Magazine, 2019

    50 Best Restaurants in Charlotte: 2020

    Charlotte Magazine, 2019

North Italia- Charlotte

Italian, $$, Downtown CharlotteItalian, $$Charlotte, Downtown Charlotte
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Axios Charlotte, 2019

    The 25 best new restaurants in Charlotte, right now

    Axios Charlotte, 2019

Let's Meat Kbbq

Korean, $$, Downtown CharlotteKorean, $$Charlotte, Downtown Charlotte
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101, 2020

    9 Best Korean Restaurants In Charlotte, North Carolina

    Trip 101, 2020

Eddie V's Prime Seafood and Steaks

American, $$$$, Downtown CharlotteAmerican, $$$$Charlotte, Downtown Charlotte
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ

Japanese, $$, Downtown CharlotteJapanese, $$Charlotte, Downtown Charlotte
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

American, $$$$, Downtown CharlotteAmerican, $$$$Charlotte, Downtown Charlotte
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Chima Steakhouse

Brazilian, $$$, Downtown CharlotteBrazilian, $$$Charlotte, Downtown Charlotte
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Trip Savvy, 2020

    Charlotte's Most Romantic Restaurants

    Trip Savvy, 2020

Morton's The Steakhouse

American, $$$$, Downtown CharlotteAmerican, $$$$Charlotte, Downtown Charlotte
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Mimosa Grill

American, $$, Downtown CharlotteAmerican, $$Charlotte, Downtown Charlotte
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Downtown Charlotte. We analyzed 145 lists and articles from top sources like Trip Savvy, Trip 101 and Axios Charlotte, 5501 Charlotte restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 823905 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. For example, we considered Trip Savvy - Charlotte's Most Romantic Restaurants, Trip 101 - 9 Best Korean Restaurants In Charlotte, North Carolina and Axios Charlotte - The 25 best new restaurants in Charlotte, right now as we sourced this ultimate list. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Recurring questions

Fin & Fino, Pizzeria Omaggio, and North Italia- Charlotte are the highest-rated late-night restaurants in Downtown Charlotte.

Pizzeria Omaggio, Johnny Burrito, and Eddie V's Prime Seafood and Steaks are the highest-rated vegetarian-friendly restaurants in Downtown Charlotte.

The highest-rated restaurants for brunch in Downtown Charlotte are Fin & Fino, Pizzeria Omaggio, and North Italia- Charlotte.

Pizzeria Omaggio, Craft Tasting Room and Growler Shop, and Eddie V's Prime Seafood and Steaks are the highest-rated restaurants for a pick-up meal in Downtown Charlotte.

Fin & Fino, Pizzeria Omaggio, and North Italia- Charlotte are the highest-rated restaurants for a quick lunch in Downtown Charlotte.

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