Open for about 14 years, the locally-owned eatery, City Tavern, is a neighborhood restaurant offering a casual yet elegant atmosphere. With excellent service and delicious cuisine, City Taverns reputation speaks for itself. Having been voted one of the top ten restaurants in Charlotte, NC, there are three locations to choose from: Rivergate Shopping Center, the South Park Mall location, and Stonecrest Shopping Center.
The menu is extensive. There are so many delectable items offered as appetizers that its hard to remember youve also come to enjoy lunch or dinner. Try the Sesame Encrusted Ahi-tuna or the Fried Oysters Rockefeller, followed with a Cajun Grilled Salmon or Tortelloni Roma for lunch. If youve come for dinner, you might want to try the Gorgonzola NY Strip, Lemongrass Seared Scallops, or Blackened Seafood. The offerings are plentiful.
If youre a lover of Brunch, youll want to dine at City Tavern on Saturday and Sunday. The menu offers the normal fare of omelets, waffles, and sides; however, its Eggs Benedict that whispers your name. City Tavern has five variations on the menu: the Traditional Eggs Benedict, Filet Mignon Benedict, Baked Salmon Benedict, Crab Cakes Benedict, and Belgium Eggs Benedict. The French toast is made with cinnamon and raisins, and the waffles are made fresh with fruit topping.
The chef-driven menu, full-service bar with over 40 different wines sold by the glass, plus a martini list – 45 specialties – proves City Tavern is upscale but not uptight. Lunch is served Mon-Fri from 11am-4 pm; Dinner is served Sun-Thur 4 pm-10 pm, and Brunch is served on Saturday from 11 am-3 pm and Sunday from 10:30 am-3 pm with Dinner on Friday and Saturday from 3 pm-11 pm. The Bar is open every night until 2 am with live music. For further information and entertainment dates, go to www.city-tavern.com.