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Pike's Old Fashioned Soda Shop

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2121 Shamrock Dr Ste A, Charlotte, NC 28205-2132
(704) 568-1636
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We just moved to the area and love diners. This place has great food, cool retro atmosphere and competitive prices. Jennifer is a great server - very friendly!

Thank Rachel O
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38 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Have a neat experience, grab a stool at the bar and order some old time goodness! Milkshakes are hand dipped and mixed the old-fashioned way served with a spoon. The egg cream soda will knock your socks off. Nothing pretentious about this favorite stop, my family really loves this place!

Thank Christopher B
West Palm Beach, Florida
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170 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2016

It has been a really long time since I've had milk shakes and Pike's is the place to be!!! They are your old-fashioned styled American dining experience. And their shakes are absolutely delicious! That it in itself is a meal. But we also had lunch and they serve fantastic kid menu items and the best honey pecan fried chicken. My... More 

Thank Travel_Experta
Charlotte, North Carolina
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120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

Came here on the way to a show because we had a buy one get one free entree coupon and we will definitely be back again without a coupon. Appetizers (Mozz. Sticks and Onion Rings) were great, shakes (Black Cherry and Peanut Butter) were awesome, entrees (Chicken Tenders and Custom Burger) were delicious. I was actually really surprised with the... More 

Thank Ravenito
Concord, North Carolina
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

We ran across this place a few months ago and have returned several times. Great food, friendly and fast staff, the manager/owner is there talking to customers. Ice cream sodas are super, all sorts of flavored. Decor is great. Very busy.

Thank Joyce L
Charlotte, North Carolina
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2016

My family and I enjoyed a delicious meal at Pike's Old Fashioned Soda Shop. This place is a little jewel in Charlotte! It has a nice and nostalgic atmosphere. We were seated and served promptly. I had a vanilla milkshake, which reminded me of the ones my mother used to make for us, and I made it through about half... More 

Thank Shelley P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2015

We've been here twice; once for breakfast and once for lunch. The service was excellent both times, and very friendly. Both visits the place was pretty busy but we didn't wait long for a table, even with 8 people. Most of the food was good, but a few dishes were not. Overall, we'd return, if for nothing else than the... More 

Thank Pamhal
Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2015

Waitress was very friendly but Food was terrible. Extremely salty!!! Host come to table to ask how the food was when we told him it was very salty he said "cook must have been heavy handed with the salt" did not even offer to replace the dish. Will never go back.

Thank newbie1785
Charlotte, North Carolina
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184 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

We loved eating lunch here.the food was great and the setting was good for the kids. We found a parking spot on the street right beside the restaurant. We were sat immediately and we had a great waitress. We enjoyed eating in and of course had to get some ice cream to top it off.

Thank PAE B
St. Petersburg, Florida, USA
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

They had a great brunch on sunday and it was amazing. Everything you would expect done well. Eggs benedict were so beautifully done. Didn't have overly fancy items so the price was fair. Some places put all sorts of seafood and charge $25 a person which we don't eat. So was perfect for us and should be perfect for you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2121 Shamrock Dr Ste A, Charlotte, NC 28205-2132
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: (704) 568-1636

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