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1942 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28211, USA
Charlotte has a number of excellent vintage and antique shops; one of them is Rusty Rabbit Design, where you can find eclectic items for the home. Many of the objects for sale here are salvaged and restored. Animal lovers may find this shop...
2424 N Davidson St #102, Charlotte, NC 28205, USA
Local bakery and cafe Amélie's will satisfy your caffeine cravings and tempt your sweet tooth. The main North Davidson Street location, open 24/7/365, welcomes customers with a wide display of sweets, such as salted caramel brownies, rainbow hued...
826 Lamar Ave, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA
Andy Jackson might not look like a baker—in fact, he looks like he'd be more at home on a motorcycle than in a kitchen—but he's developed quite a cult following in Charlotte, where he turns out boozy cupcakes at the bakery named after his...
4450 South Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28209, USA
A visit to the expansive, 55,000 square foot Sleepy Poet Antique Mall could easily turn into an entire afternoon's adventure. Grab some popcorn from the machine near the cash registers, and get lost in nostalgia meandering through the hundreds of...
1500 Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205, USA
I have been a regular at the chic Soul Gastrolounge since my first visit more than five years ago. A DJ provides great sound, and the entire staff is always incredibly helpful and friendly. Soul is located in Plaza Midwood, a great part of town...
1235 East Blvd B, Charlotte, NC 28203, USA
Dilworth Coffee is one of the few shops in town that roasts their own beans. While the drinks alone are great, the friendly baristas and communal energy contribute to your desire to support this local business. You'll find some of the best...
333 A East Trade Street, Charlotte, NC 28202, USA
Charlotte B-cycle is an excellent way to see the sights of the city. Simply rent a bicycle at a B-station in town and go. Charlotte is full of beautiful and historic neighborhoods—you need to take your time while pedaling through to enjoy them....
330 East Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28203, USA
What started out as a small bookstore has grown into 5,000 square feet of curated books, cards and gifts. After 20 years of business, Paper Skyscraper is still one of the best places in Charlotte for gifts of any kind. Located in the historic...
2001 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA
It’s difficult to imagine many things more enjoyable than small-batch, homemade goodies that use local ingredients. In the morning, I tend to go with a bacon, egg, and cheese sandwich on grilled wheat with an espresso (today was no exception). But...
300 S Church St, Charlotte, NC 28202, USA
Romare Bearden Park is a recent addition to Uptown Charlotte’s landscape. Go for a jog on the brick walkway encompassing the park, let the kids don their swimsuits and run through the cascading water, play Frisbee with the dog, or stretch out with...
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