Need to get out of the house and explore Charlotte? This local area guide has all the best entertainment districts in Charlotte so if you are looking for fun things to do you don't need to scour the internet. From local restaurants in Charlotte to Charlotte bars and nightlife, there is so much going on in the 704area, you just need to know where to look. Our 4 Top Entertainment Districts:

  1. Uptown Charlotte
  2. NODA
  3. South End
  4. Plaza Midwood

Check out some of the coolest businesses in each district below!

4.4  5 Rating (1)
222 S Caldwell St, Charlotte NC, 28202
Inventive American Cuisine Extensive Wine List Craft Cocktails Local Beer Taps Seasonal Herb Garden Rooftop Dining with Queen City Views
Mert's Heart & Soul
214 N College St, Charlotte NC, 28202
Mert's Heart and Soul is led by James and Renee Bazzelle and a dedicated staff who are committed to providing customers with an unforgettable experience...
Sea Level NC
129 E 5th St, Charlotte NC, 28202
Full Kitchen open: Monday - Thursday 11:30am - 10pm, Friday 11:30am -11pm, Saturday 11am - at least midnight (brunch from 11am-4pm); Sunday 11am-4pm (brunch!) Oyster...
Restaurant $$
129 W. Trade St., Charlotte NC, 28202
The King's Kitchen is managed by Jim Noble Restaurants and donates 100% of profits from sales to feed the poor in Charlotte, the region, and the world....
Rí Rá Irish Pub
5.0  5 Rating (1)
208 North Tryon Street, Charlotte NC, 28202
BADGIRLentertainment Presents FREAK SHOW Pre-Order Early Bird Admission: $5.00 General Admission: $10.00 *Payment at door is CASH ONLY*
Bar $
200 N Tryon St, Charlotte NC, 28202
Our bar is constructed from reclaimed wood and tin from local North Carolina barns. The walls of the nostalgic watering hole are plastered with old quotes...
Duckworth's Grill & Taphouse Uptown
Bar & Restaurant
330 N Tryon St, Charlotte NC, 28202
At Duckworth's you'll find a variety of great food from Steaks & Ribs to Pizzas & Wings to Philly CheeseSteaks & Hand Cut Fries. And our FULL MENU is always...
127 W Trade St, Charlotte NC, 28202
Uptown Charlotte's neighborhood bar for 10 years and counting. Stop in and enjoy a drink with the friendliest staff in town. We are open till 2am everyday....
CornerPub Charlotte
Bar & Restaurant
335 N Graham St, Charlotte NC, 28202
Daily Drink Specials Monday- $4 Local Craft Beer Pints $5 Crown & Down 15 Wings for $10 (Dine In Only) Tuesday - $2.50 Bud and Bud Light Bottles $3...
500 S. Tryon Street, Charlotte NC, 28202
Opening in October 2010, the Mint Museum Uptown will house collections of American Art, Contemporary Art, European Art and the relocated Mint Museum of Craft...
AvidXchange Music Factory
Services $$
1000 NC Music Factory Blvd, Charlotte NC, 28206
Charlotte's hottest music and entertainment district! The best concerts, pubs, clubs and restaurants in the QC! It's all happening NOW! #madefreshnightly
345 N College Street, Charlotte NC, 28202
Beautiful Theatre formerly a historic Church. 730 Seat Capacity.
Recreation $$
300 S Church St, Charlotte NC, 28202
Romare Bearden Park is a 5.4-acre public park located at 300 S. Church Street in Charlotte, North Carolina. Named for Charlotte born artist Romare Bearden,...
Cabo Fish Taco
5.0  5 Rating (2)
3201 North Davidson Street, Charlotte NC, 28205
Cabo Fish Taco offers a unique blend of fresh cuisine and upbeat atmosphere, only the freshest ingredients are used to prepare original dishes from Southern...
5.0  5 Rating (1)
3106 N Davidson St, Charlotte NC, 28205
Welcome to Haberdish. We're a mill town southern kitchen and craft cocktail bar. Join us for Carolina inspired cuisine with crispy fried chicken, southern...
JackBeagle's NODA
Bar & Restaurant $
3213 N Davidson St, Charlotte NC, 28205
JackBeagle's in NoDa features delicious food along with nighttime entertainment including live music on the outdoor patio bar.
Sabor Latin Street Grill NoDa
Bar & Restaurant $
3205 N Davidson St Unit 105, Charlotte NC, 28205
Sabor Latin Street Grill is an independently, locally owned metro Charlotte concept that focuses on authentic menu offerings from countries such as El Salvador,...
Growlers Pourhouse
4.8  5 Rating (4)
3120 N Davidson St, Charlotte NC, 28205
There's a reason we've been selected as one of America's Top 100 Beer Bars by Draft Magazine - 2 years in a row. We know beer, and we love beer. You'll...
The Blind Pig
Bar $$
453 E 36th St, Charlotte NC, 28205
Be sure to stop at The Blind Pig when you are in NoDa.
Bar & Restaurant
2909 N Davidson St, Charlotte NC, 28205
LUNCH : DINNER : BREWERY : CATERING : LIFESTYLE Promising to rattle the status quo, Heist Brewery is continuing to rewrite the rulebook on craft beer...
The Evening Muse
Bar $
3227 North Davidson Street, Charlotte NC, 28205
The Evening Muse opened our doors in April of 2001. Thanks to the music-lovin' citizens of Charlotte and venturous visitors to our fair city, the Muse...
Neighborhood Theatre
Other $
511 E 36th St, Charlotte NC, 28205
Live music venue hosting acts in a variety of genres & DJ-driven parties, with VIP seating & bar.
Travel $
3427 North Tryon Street, Charlotte NC, 28206
Occupied by several rich families and their slaves in succession, the house has many a tale to reveal. Tours of the area promote this heritage and educate...
Hawkers Charlotte
Bar & Restaurant $$
1930 Camden Road Suite 210, Charlotte NC, 28203
Inspired by the food centers and hawker stalls of SE Asia #EatHawkers #EatTheStreets #ShareTheFare
The Gin Mill
1423 S Tryon St, Charlotte NC, 28203
The Gin Mill is a local watering hole with a great rooftop. We offer daily drink specials and live music on the weekends!
Leroy Fox South End
Bar & Restaurant $
1616 Camden Road Suite 150, Charlotte NC, 28203
Leroy Fox is the historic Cotswold neighborhood’s favorite place to enjoy golden fried chicken in an inviting Southern atmosphere. Mixing old Southern...
QC Pour House
Bar & Restaurant $$
200 West Tremont Avenue #101, Charlotte NC, 28203
QC Pour House is the local neighborhood spot in the heart of South End Charlotte. We are serving up good food and drinks daily! #TheNeighborhoodSpot #QCPH
The Brickyard
4.9  5 Rating (1)
1411 South Tryon St., Charlotte NC, 28203
1411 S. Tryon may have a new name, and received a fresh coat of paint, but it will always be your local neighborhood watering hole. Come by for live music,...
Tavern on the Tracks
1411 S Tryon St, Charlotte NC, 28203
Great Drink Specials, Great Food. Home of the Buffalo Bills and University of Michigan Football! Plan your next party or catering with us!
Slate Charlotte
200 E Bland St, Charlotte NC, 28203
Pool. Pong. Party. Slate Charlotte is sure to bring back childhood memories featuring giant Jenga, giant Connect Four, corn-hole, pool, pong, and more!...
Inner Peaks South End
4.3  5 Rating (1)
2220 S Tryon St, Charlotte NC, 28203
The premier indoor rock climbing destination in Charlotte, NC.
Midwood Smokehouse Plaza Midwood
4.8  5 Rating (4)
1401 Central Ave, Charlotte NC, 28205
Midwood Smokehouse Barbecue is strongly rooted in the BBQ traditions of both the Carolinas and Texas. Whole hog, beef brisket and other smoked meats are...
RoCo - Roasting Company Plaza Midwood
Bar & Restaurant $$
1332 Central Avenue B, Charlotte NC, 28205
The Roasting Company is a homegrown Charlotte original, serving up incredible food at a great value all in a laid-back atmosphere. You’ll be greeted...
2501 Central Ave, Charlotte NC, 28205
Krazy Fish - Charlotte, Charlotte
Moo & Brew
Bar & Restaurant
1300 Central Ave, Charlotte NC, 28205
It's pretty simple. We're a burger joint with a passion for great beer and good times. Come check us out for lunch or dinner!
Workman’s Friend
Bar & Restaurant $$
1531 Central Avenue, Charlotte NC, 28205
Intimate gastropub with craft beer, elevated bar fare & specialty cocktails, plus outdoor space.
Whiskey Warehouse
4.8  5 Rating (3)
1221 The Plz, Charlotte NC, 28205
Walk into Whiskey Warehouse and be transported back to when bars were the neighborhood focal point. Located in the heart of Plaza Midwood, feel at home...
The Thirsty Beaver Saloon
1225 Central Ave, Charlotte NC, 28204
To find out about shows go to The Thirsty Beaver Saloon FANPAGE! BUT if you subscribe be prepared to get event invites! THANKS!!/groups/118948254802010/
2465 Mecklenburg Avenue,, Charlotte NC, 28205
A prestigious institution since 1910, this club is a haven for those seeking some rest and relaxation, or an invigorating game of golf or a swim.

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