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131 Main

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17830 N. Statesville Road, Cornelius, NC
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Stanley, North Carolina
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61 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Tonight we dined at 131 Main in Cornelius, NC. This is Queen's Feast Week and the higher end restaurants have special menus. The staff was very friendly, the service was excellent and the food was great. My wife had salmon and I had a ribeye steak. Both of our meals were very good. We will return here again before too... More 

Thank Phil S
Mooresville, North Carolina
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137 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure why, but we eat here rather infrequently. We have never been unsatisfied but we don't seem to think about it. Thankfully, friends suggested we eat here a week ago and it was very good to excellent. My wife and I had shrimp and grits and both said it was among the best we've eaten. One of our friends... More 

Thank Larry P
Charlotte, NC
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been there numerous times. Always excellent fresh food & the staff goes beyond professional. Try their trout, but everything is great!

Thank barbarabrown30
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such a great restaurant! The food, the service, the location and the environment! Happy that I live in Lake Norman and get to have this place so close to us!

Thank Molly L
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was in the area for work and decided to give it a try. I had the salmon. It was excellent. The rice pilaf is interesting but tasty. I wasn't a huge fan of the strawberry shortcake but overall the food was good and the service was excellent.

Thank Kristie C
Cornelius, North Carolina
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

My family and I have been coming to 131 Main for years, mostly on special occasions and lunch because the dinner price is a little steep for an ordinary day. We had dinner one time because it was a treat from another family member. Brunch, lunch, or dinner. We have never been disappointed. My favorite is the double dip -... More 

Thank derivativeann
Charlotte, North Carolina
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Top shelf customer service, great facility and wonderful food. No freezers in the restaurant, everything is fresh and very well prepared.

1 Thank Richard B
Orlando, Florida, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

I was there for my birthday. My steak was okay, kind of overdone for a medium rare steak but fine nonetheless. My fiancé and father got ribs which were very good. My mom got the special which was some type of fish which tasted bad (very fishy and small portion for price). The server was able to exchange it for... More 

Thank Brittany A
Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Very nice food with a good menu selection Prompt and knowledgable staff. A distinct notch above other choices in the area.

Thank Corey R
Mooresville, North Carolina
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

The food is really great here. My only criticism is that it's loud. Hard to carry on an intimate conversation.

1 Thank sqrussell56

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $25
American, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17830 N. Statesville Road, Cornelius, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cornelius
  • Phone Number: 17048960131

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?