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Enso Asian Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Chinese, Sushi, Asian fusion, Pan-Asian
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210 East Trade St, Suite A-108, Charlotte, NC 28202 (College and Trade)
You can take the Lynx light rail or a Charlotte Area Transit System bus, both of which stop right at the EpiCentre.
+1 704-716-3676
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Located in the heart of Charlotte’s Uptown hotspot, the EpiCentre, Enso is...
Located in the heart of Charlotte’s Uptown hotspot, the EpiCentre, Enso is a place to dine, drink, and delight. Every detail, from the menu, the lavish and understated interior design, and the hottest electronic beats have been painstakingly selected for a reason – to create a warm, vibrant, and welcoming environment. Part bistro, part lounge, part meeting place, Enso has something for everyone. No matter what your mood or taste, come and experience what everyone is talking about. From the exotic flavors offered on the menu to its contemporary, elegant design and decor, ENSO is a feast for the senses.
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  • 80
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  • 52
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 6
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  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great sushi....great vibes...and hot drinks!

I've been going to Ensos now for around seven years. Like any restaurant, the staff changes, management changes and even the menu changes some. But, all in a good way. The staff never fail to show friendliness...the food menu is always coming up with new and creative sushi rolls....and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Fletcher, North Carolina, United States
Good for:
  • Large groups
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Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

I had a very nice experience here last Saturday. The abidance is set uniquely for both an intimate date or a group having cocktails before heading out for an evening uptown. Our server Kelsie was very knowledgeable of the menu and recommended some awesome appetizers and sushi rolls. (I definitely recommend the Wagyu Tacos and Godfather roll) This was extremely... More 

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Fletcher, North Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I've been going to Ensos now for around seven years. Like any restaurant, the staff changes, management changes and even the menu changes some. But, all in a good way. The staff never fail to show friendliness...the food menu is always coming up with new and creative sushi rolls....and the drinks at the bar are made by Chris - one... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

I had my birthday dinner here and they were very accommodating to my large number of guests. The ambience is great and the food is fantastic!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Had the Valentine's menu. Four courses. Four different sakes. The atmosphere was great. Service was very good. Was the first time for sake and most tasted good. Sushi was good but not as good as I would expect based on price.Not that it was bad but not wowed. For a high end sushi place expected to be wowed but wasn't.... More 

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Salem, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We come here on every trip to Charlotte on business. The service and the food are very good. I tried the Maryland sushi roll. It was exquisite. Thanks again Enso. Our server Dane was brilliant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

This was my first time here and I had a wonderful time. I had a great sever named Lee she knew her menu which I think that is very important. Also the cook was very nice and helpful especially the cook named Justin .The atmosphere was great. I will definitely return!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We had Lee as our server tonight and she was very knowledgeable and had a great personality. The food was outstanding in every aspect. The atmosphere is really nice. Definitely my new sushi spot.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Jason is the bomb! Food is great - Jason's service even better. Would definitely come back. Jason was friendly, knowledgable and very pleasant to work with

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Lumberton, North Carolina, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The place has an exclusive atmosphere. Menu is solid with great sushi selection. They also have a decent Sake list. Service is good, prices were Ok.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Sea bass and the rock shrimp was great. Our waitress Lee was absolutely awesome. Great place to dine I will be there more often

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 210 East Trade St, Suite A-108, Charlotte, NC 28202
    (College and Trade)
  • Public Transportation: You can take the Lynx light rail or a Charlotte Area Transit System bus, both of which stop right at the EpiCentre.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-716-3676

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Sushi, Asian fusion, Pan-Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Large groups

Description

Located in the heart of Charlotte’s Uptown hotspot, the EpiCentre, Enso is a place to dine, drink, and delight. Every detail, from the menu, the lavish and understated interior design, and the hottest electronic beats have been painstakingly selected for a reason – to create a warm, vibrant, and welcoming environment. Part bistro, part lounge, part meeting place, Enso has something for everyone. No matter what your mood or taste, come and experience what everyone is talking about. From the exotic flavors offered on the menu to its contemporary, elegant design and decor, ENSO is a feast for the senses.
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am

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