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Dressler's Restaurant

8630 1-A Lindholm Dr, Huntersville, NC 28078
704-987-1779
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Ranked #3 of 120 Restaurants in Huntersville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Hwy. 73 off I-77
Description: Dressler's is an upscale contemporary restaurant with patio dining, featuring a menu of steak, imaginative seafood, and creative appetizers paired with an extensive wine list and full service bar specializing in martini's, ports, and single malt scotches. Dressler’s has a close-knit group of managers who have worked together for many years. Chef Scott Hollingsworth,Managers-John Glenn and Johnathan Williford, and Bar Manager Kevin McNamara have worked with owner Jon Dressler for 17 years combined. The camaraderie and warmth are obvious from the moment you walk through the doors. An accommodating staff will ensure that your experience is memorable. The 130-seat, 5190-square-foot, Dressler’s Restaurant is a people place located in that new urbanism, people-driven shopping outpost of Birkdale Village. The interior is subdued and relaxed; yet polished. Walls are accented with warm stone, earth tones, and water features. Kim Dressler, wife and co-owner, did the interior desi
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Charlotte
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60 reviews 60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Excellent, excellent, excellent! What more is there to say . . . Oh, the staff is wonderful. The general manager and owner are the best!

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old forge
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119 reviews 119 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

great meal in the heart of charming birkdale village. we had calamari, wedge salad, crab cakes, salmon with risotto, roasted chicken. all delicious...and don't forget to sample the desserts!

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This restaurant has a respectfully laid-back atmosphere, a diverse menu and moderate pricing. It was a pleasant surprise to dine in such a place, the food was superb, the sait staff available yet unobtrusive. A lovely evening.

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North Carolina
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61 reviews 61 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Dresslers is one of my favorite restaurants in the Lake Norman area. I love the warm goat cheese and garlic appetizer. The calamari is also amazing. We have never had a bad meal or dessert here. They often have Groupon deals sometimes which is also nice. Walking around Birkdale before or after your meal is also great!

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Pumpkin Center, NC
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

On the recommendation of a coworker, I made reservations for 7 pm on a midweek night. We arrived a few minutes early, but were seated promptly. Our waitress asked if we were celebrating anything and we explained that it was our anniversary. She left us to look over the menu but quickly returned with two complementary glasses of champagne. My... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We made a reservation for 7:30 on Saturday night. The staff was friendly, and we were seated promptly. The atmosphere was loud, crowded, and not as nice as we had hoped. We could hear the conversations of the couples at the tables next to us. The tables felt way too close together and made the experience not as nice. The... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

We've been to Dressler's on numerous occasions. At times it is an amazing Resturant and other times it's just average. Sunday night when we visited it was a little below average. It was very busy for a Sunday night so instead of waiting for an hour we chose to sit at a bar table, that was offered to us by... More

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Lighthouse Point, Florida
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68 reviews 68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

A nice setting in the middle of Birkdale Village. Prompt seating, good service and a warm feeling. From appetizers to wine to entrees to desert to coffee. All was very good. We had the grouper special, the halibut, and a steak and all were excellent. I would recommend this for that special dinner.

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NC
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We've been eating at Dressler's for over 3 years; a few times each year. Each time we have been, this place delivers. Outstanding food, great mixology and some of the best darn deserts you can find at a restaurant. KUDOS!

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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118 reviews 118 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
429 helpful votes 429 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My wife and I came here about five years ago. We never made it back due to the average food and the high prices. I came here again last night as part of a work function. On the plus side the service is phenomenal. And the restaurant is beautiful. There is no doubt that it absolutely looks the part of... More

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Additional Information about Dressler's Restaurant

Address: 8630 1-A Lindholm Dr, Huntersville, NC 28078
Phone Number: 704-987-1779
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Huntersville
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American

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