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Dandelion Market

118 W 5th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
+1 704-333-7989
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Ranked #81 of 1,952 Restaurants in Charlotte
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American, Tapas
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Dandelion Market provides Uptown Charlotte with a place for friends and family to gather and enjoy the best in food and drink, served with a smile. We are open 7 days a week from 11:00am to 2:00am, serving lunch, brunch and our signature small plates dinner menu, designed for sharing and exploring. We offer a full bar featuring 24 craft beers on draft and our 25 bottle wine list, each priced at $25.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Dandelion Market provides Uptown Charlotte with a place for friends and family to gather and enjoy the best in food and drink, served with a smile. We are open 7 days a week from 11:00am to 2:00am, serving lunch, brunch and our signature small plates dinner menu, designed for sharing and exploring. We offer a full bar featuring 24 craft beers on draft and our 25 bottle wine list, each priced at $25.
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  • English first
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English first
Mooresville, North Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Awesome comfy vibe. Great Food. Good Drinks. Good Date night place. My Wife and I ate here twice, and have no complaints.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

After hearing great things about this restaurant, we made a reservation for a group of 8. We had a great time! Our group ordered quite a few things off the menu and loved almost everything with the exception of the bland potato croquettes and overly salty chips. We LOVED the green beans! The waitress was phenomenal and found that the... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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73 reviews 73 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

My wife and I recently went to the Dandelion Market not really knowing what to expect. Turns out it was spectacular. We were very impressed with three of the four things we tried. The baked potato croquettes left a little to be desired. As for the red pepper artichoke dip, crab cakes and the grilled lamb lollipops, we were left... More

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We were recommended to this restaurant by a passerby who raved about it while we looked at the menu in the window. We sat at the bar and our waitress attended us right away. We had a Malbec and a local beer. We then asked for the Bruschetta with shrimp, one shrimp on the bread, four pieces of bread for... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Absolutely love all the tapas options here. This has always been a group of girls favorite spot for wine and gossip. Always have to get an order of the prosciutto crostinis. Best cheese board in uptown!

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Columbus, Ohio
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44 reviews 44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I really enjoyed my meal at Dandelion Market! I was here with my family for Brunch, and we had a great time! The setting is intimate and cozy, while the servers were very friendly! We sat in a booth in the corner of the restaurant, which made us feel both comfortable and relaxed! The food was delicious! I had the... More

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Anderson, South Carolina
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142 reviews 142 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I have been here several times and have always struggled to see the menu due to the darkness, many times having to pull out my smart phone flashlight to even see. This is mainly a Tapas menu and does have interesting offerings. The Black Bean sliders were pretty good but nothing else was memorable. The menu is pretty pricey as... More

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Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Waited 30 minutes for a table. Which was advertised on the main level. One of the people in our party could not do the long flight of steps. There were tables available the while time but they were reserved. The hostess seemed delighted when we left - clearly uninterested Never got to the food - drink. Oh well

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charlotte, nc
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This place has a cool, unique environment. We sat upstairs which was dim lighting, brick walls & very open. The ahi tuna & lamb lollipops were both excellent. The trio dip was just okay, wouldn't order it again. The mac & cheese was pretty good. They need salt & pepper shakers on tables. Mac & cheese definitely needed seasoned. Overall,... More

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

They serve brunch on Sat and Sun. Lunch and dinner as well! The homemade biscuits with homemade blackberry jam and pear butter are complimentary and delicious!!! Great Bloody Mary bar! We had Saturday brunch then returned that evening for drinks in their upstairs lounge! Great atmosphere friendly staff and delicious food!!

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