The neighborhood known as SouthPark in Charlotte, NC has a whole lot offer. Located about 15 minutes from Uptown, SouthPark is an upscale area host to plenty of beloved eateries and watering holes, as well as ample boutiques that house the latest fashions, and massive homes with perfectly manicured lawns and amenity-filled luxury apartments.
Where to Eat
Cafe Monte French Bakery and Bistro
At Cafe Monte, they are known for their affordable prices and high quality French fare, all of which are prepared to order. Here you can find delicious specialties like smoked ham and egg crepes, hot beignets, and steak and eggs served with a croissant.
Legion Brewing SouthPark
The neighborhood’s first brewery, Legion Brewing, is a great place for lunch and dinner. Charlotte beer drinkers have an insatiable thirst for their signature Juicy Jay IPA.
The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar is where you can find a kaleidoscope of ingredients coming together to craft one-of-a-kind fresh sushi and burger dishes that you will be dying to get your hands on. Whether you enjoy sushi or burgers or the combination of the two, The Cowfish is the place for you.
At Rooster’s they pride themselves on the expression of the chef at home in the kitchen. You can get your hands on anything from scallops to duck confit to their famous wood-fired chicken.
Oak Steakhouse is a modern twist on the classic American steakhouse. They offer a variety of Prime Certified Angus Beef selections, small plates, and entrees that celebrate North Carolina.
Dogwood is the epitome of a Southern table, meaning they celebrate Southern hospitality. They served Southern eats made with local ingredients.
What to do
You can’t really say you’ve been to SouthPark in Charlotte if you haven’t actually been to the mall. You can peruse high-end retailers like Burberry or Louis Vuitton or visit Scout & Molly’s, BOEM, or ivy & leo if you’d rather shop at small boutiques. The mall offers over 150 stores and has plenty of exciting dining options like Cheesecake Factory or something simple like Chipotle.
Home to the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Summer Pops series each June, Symphony Park is the perfect place to go relax and enjoy some music. The park is also host to several other outdoor festivals and various music groups.
This shopping center boasts 26 upscale shops and restaurants that are handpicked to provide their patrons with the highest quality shopping and dining experience around. Here you can shop at stores like Allen Edmonds, Brooks Brothers, and Taylor Richards and Conger.
Specialty Shops SouthPark
Specialty Shops SouthPark offers a sophisticated and refined upscale shopping experience at privately owned boutiques, national retailers, and acclaimed restaurants. Shops at boutiques like ivy & leo, Scout & Molly’s, or Sharon Luggage.
A women’s boutique that sells clothing, jewelry, and accessories. They are happy to help you find the latest trends or pick outfits for a fun vacation. A widely raved about boutique, Boem is not one that you want to miss.
Words By: Ellie Barker