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Dish

1220 Thomas Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5044
704-344-0343
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Ranked #51 of 1,949 Restaurants in Charlotte
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
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English first
Charlotte, North Carolina
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73 reviews 73 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I heard of Dish thanks to Guy Fieri's Triple D. We were in the neighborhood and decided to give it a try. The new spin on Southern cooking was impressive. The Cajun Meatloaf Sliders were pretty good, as was the salmon patty entree with two sides. The salmon was topped by orange honey butter! Wow! The atmosphere was not really... More

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Hickory, North Carolina
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38 reviews 38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Cheeseburger grilled to perfection Cheese oozy oogy Soda bubbly Cutest lil artsy place Art shops along the walk from car. Was amazing food and service Mickey took amazing care of all of us!

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Staunton, Virginia
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248 reviews 248 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We met up with a friend that lives in Charlotte and she recommended Dish for lunch. It was a scorcher and the restaurant was full, so opted to sit on the patio. No one told our waitress that we were out there, so it was a while before we saw anyone. Our waitress was very apologetic and a great sport.... More

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Radford, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

After much debating about where to eat dinner (with a little help from Food Network), my mother and I decided on Dish. We were from out of town and wanted to try somewhere we'd never been. The server explained the specials and answered questions about the menu. I ordered the Cajun Veggie Loaf with mashed potatoes and chose mac and... More

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Casselberry, Florida
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61 reviews 61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I tried Dish because I had seen the segment on DDD, and was very happy that I did. I happened to be in Charlotte on business and tried it out on a Wednesday evening. I got there about 6:00 and was seated immediately, but it seemed to be filling up by the time I was leaving. Mickey, my server, did... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

No, this restaurant isn't new, but we found it recently, and just can't stop going there! Every dinner has been great! You always get good food whether it's an entree, vegetables (my personal fav!), or dessert! And the waitstaff are always friendly.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

One of my favorite restaurants in town. Makes you feel like you are sitting in your grandma's kitchen on a warm summer day..

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A great place for home-style Southern cooking! The decor was charming as well. It's been a couple months since I visited Charlotte and I'm still thinking about those shrimp and grits...so delicious!

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Got great reviews from my travel companions. Being a vegetarian..I could only order a set a sides...which turned out to be a good option...of course it included the traditional sides of collards, mac n cheese, smokey lima beans, slaw, deviled eggs, etc! Was not as spicy or flavored for what I like..as even the veg. options could have been kicked... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Visiting Charlotte for a concert and got a recommendation from a friend that we had to try Dish while in town. Glad we listened! Walked in to smiling faces and quaint country charm that feels like Grandma's house! Cute decorations and an impressive amount of awards on the wall ranging from "best food" to "Best LGBT friendly restaurant" and even... More

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