The top Plaza Midwood Restaurants To Try

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Those looking for a taste of creativity and Southern charm can find some of the best at Plaza Midwood restaurants. The area, located northeast of Uptown Charlotte,boasts a vibrant nightlife full of dive bars and many different types of cuisine, ranging from asian fusion to barbeque. No matter your taste or preferences, you are sure to find something incredibly tasty in Plaza Midwood.

Krazy Fish

Krazy Fish has some of the best and most famous tacos in town. Opened in 2010, the restaurant has been a favorite of Charlotteans for years and is a go-to spot for those looking for a wide variety of entrees and tacos. Seafood enthusiasts will find some of their favorites on the menu, including shrimp, tuna, and catfish, among many others. Address: 2501 Central Ave


One of the most popular Plaza Midwood restaurants, Supperland is a Southern steakhouse located in an old, mid-century church. Supperland helped to revive this old church and keep its history alive, as is apparent in its design and decor inspired by the south. The main dish at Supperland is steak, with some other options including grilled lobster and a vegetable pot roast. Address: 1212 The Plaza

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Deli St

For those who are always on the go, Deli St is the best option for grabbing a quick, healthy meal. Their menu is divided into vegan and non-vegan options, so anyone regardless of their preferences can enjoy a bite before work. Dig into beloved sandwiches such as a grilled cheese, a vegan bacon, egg, and cheese croissant, and much more. Address: 2801 Central Ave

Zada Jane’s Corner Cafe

Zada Jane’s Corner Cafe is the perfect local spot for those looking for a cozy atmosphere. Offering an extensive breakfast and lunch menu, you can stop by anytime in the morning or afternoon to get your day started on the right foot. Visitors can partake in breakfast classics like french toast, or enjoy a hearty turkey burger at lunch-time. Address: 1601 Central Ave

Coltrane’s Char Grill

Coltrane’s Char Grill offers a healthy alternative to Plaza Midwood restaurants. Inspired by South American rotisserie, a staple of Coaltrane’s is their chicken and vegetarian options. Stop by for lunch or dinner, or come in for their brunch with delicious options including avocado toast, sausage egg and cheese wraps, and french toast. Address: 1518 Central Ave


Southern comfort food has never been better. Dish offers southern classics including deviled eggs, fried chicken, meatloaf, and much more. You’ll feel right at home when you visit this popular spot with a rich history and visitors from all over the country, including the famous restaurateur, Guy Fieri. Address: 1220 Thomas Ave

Soul Gastrolounge

Soul Gastrolounge is where nightlife thrives in the Plaza Midwood restaurants scene. Offering a wide variety of small plates, sushi, and tapas, visitors can enjoy a small bite while sipping on a delicious cocktail. The best part of Soul Gastrolounge is its offering of local DJs after 10 pm, playing anything and everything from R&B, soul, house, and more. Address: 1500 B Central Ave

Workman’s Friend

If you’re a fan of Irish pubs, look no further than a visit to Workman’s Friend. You’ll find a mixture of American and Irish classics here, including an Irish American grilled cheese, shepherd’s pie, fish and chips, among many others. Enjoy the rustic atmosphere indoors or sip on a pint outdoors. Address: 1531 Central Ave

Words By: Chrissy Roffe