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Red Rocks Cafe - Charlotte

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4223-8 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC 28211-4409 (Fairview Road)
(704) 364-0402
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Today
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Red Rocks Café is a locally owned and operated, unique American...
Red Rocks Café is a locally owned and operated, unique American Restaurant. We have operated in the greater Charlotte, NC area since 1992. We currently operate two units. The Original Red Rocks is in the Foxcroft area of Charlotte at the Strawberry Hill Shopping Center, and the newer unit, opened in 2003 is at Birkdale Village in Huntersville, NC. We offer a very diverse menu of appetizers, salads, pasta, steaks, seafood, chicken, and sandwiches. Our wine and dessert offerings are world class. We are unique in that we have something for everyone. No one is excluded due to price or category of food. At Red Rocks you can choose to “eat” or “dine.” Our mission is to professionally and efficiently operate a clean, upscale, restaurant that consistently offers great food and beverage at a reasonable cost. We invite you to visit Red Rocks Café for a great experience.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good salad with a nice staff.

Stopped by here just to get a quick bite. I had not heard anything about the place and at first wasn't sure what it was going for, its dark and seems nice like almost a date spot. But then i spotted a guy at the bar wearing a tank top and flip flops so i guess its a whatever type... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
TheGormans
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Clarksville, Tennessee
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Romantic
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We keep returning to Red Rocks because the food (especially the specials) is always good, drinks are reasonably priced, service is great and the atmosphere is pleasant. I love the outdoor dining options, year-round. Save room for desserts - there is always a great selection. I have also reserved the back room for private parties and been very pleased.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 312 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Stopped by here just to get a quick bite. I had not heard anything about the place and at first wasn't sure what it was going for, its dark and seems nice like almost a date spot. But then i spotted a guy at the bar wearing a tank top and flip flops so i guess its a whatever type... More 

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Matthews, North Carolina
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Four of us dined at Red Rocks Café on 5/16/15. We had talked about dining at Red Rocks for years and finally made a reservation. We sat outside on a perfect weather evening. The staff were wonderful. We started with the crab dip appetizer which was delicious and enough for the four of us . Our meals were terrific and... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This was our first time dining at Red Rocks Cafe. We took my Dad here for dinner for his birthday. It was an overall excellent experience - delicious food (salads, steaks, and veg options), outstanding and friendly service (thanks Stacy and Dante!), and a comfortable, friendly atmosphere. The desserts were amazing, but are huge...our party of four shared one slice... More 

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Waxhaw, North Carolina, United States
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The people who work and run Red Rocks are first class. Having a large group for such an incredible birthday party isn't always easy for staff. But they never missed a beat. It was a memorable day and whoever made the decision to have the party at this spot was truly a treat for all who attended. I will be... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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64 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

A first for us. The atmosphere was above the normal. Both open and secluded areas. The food was also good, the service even better. Will visit again.

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Cocktails were variable as dirty martinis were very good, but old fashioned was lacking, but not in fruit. Appetizers were for the most part very good. There was an off piece of calamari in the midst of strips only. Don't know what they do with the tentacles? Dinners were enjoyed by all and ample. Good variety available on the menu.... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Was looking forward to revisiting this restaurant but found while the food was good,the cost was did not warent what you got.. Most entrees were overpriced by 20%. Think the location has a lot to do with it Service was adequate.waiter did mix up a couple of orders but was quick to remedy the error. Choices on menu were varied,something... More 

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N.Carolina
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133 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

You can always count on friendly service, great menu choices and large portions. They are always very busy, so make a reservation. They are usually honored within 5 minutes of time. Blackened seafood salad is terrific. Large and plenty of fish. Prices are most reasonable. Good choice.

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Cornelius, North Carolina, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I would contact Red Rocks in a different manner if an Email was available. I wanted to let them know about our experience last night which was far from stellar. I called at 5:15 to request a 6:00 reservation and asked for a booth, I was told if one was available. When we arrived we asked for a booth and... More 

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Additional Information about Red Rocks Cafe - Charlotte

Address: 4223-8 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC 28211-4409
Phone Number: (704) 364-0402
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4223-8 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC 28211-4409
    (Fairview Road)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: (704) 364-0402

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Bar scene, Romantic

Description

Red Rocks Café is a locally owned and operated, unique American Restaurant. We have operated in the greater Charlotte, NC area since 1992. We currently operate two units. The Original Red Rocks is in the Foxcroft area of Charlotte at the Strawberry Hill Shopping Center, and the newer unit, opened in 2003 is at Birkdale Village in Huntersville, NC. We offer a very diverse menu of appetizers, salads, pasta, steaks, seafood, chicken, and sandwiches. Our wine and dessert offerings are world class. We are unique in that we have something for everyone. No one is excluded due to price or category of food. At Red Rocks you can choose to “eat” or “dine.” Our mission is to professionally and efficiently operate a clean, upscale, restaurant that consistently offers great food and beverage at a reasonable cost. We invite you to visit Red Rocks Café for a great experience.
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?