These are unprecedented times, and while we’re all affected in some way or another, our locally owned neighborhood businesses are often hit the hardest. This includes small business owners, restauranteurs, service industry workers and countless others, most of whom rely on the business of residents and visitors. Now more than ever, your help could provide relief to these individuals during an especially difficult time. There are many ways to support our favorite businesses during this time including:

  • Ordering take-out and tipping well
  • Buy gift cards now and enjoy them later
  • Stock up on entertainment
  • There’s more to do than just watch Netflix

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Business Directory

Below is a list that will be updated frequently with Uptown businesses and an update about their operations.  The links below go to the restaurant or retailer website, but most recent updates are usually found on Instagram and Facebook. Check there, too. Thank you for supporting your neighbors. We are all in this together.

Restaurants:

  • Assorted Table Wine Shoppe – Virtual shopping through Instagram with curbside pick up, or call 704.277.3234 to order, additionally, free delivery on orders over $100 and within 10 miles
  • Amelie’s – Adjusted bakery hours for to-go orders only: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm, call ahead to place orders 704.899.0088
  • American Burger Co. – Free delivery with Doordash and Uber Eats
  • Angeline’s – 20% off all curbside carryout (704.445.2540)
  • Aria Tuscan Grill – Take-out with front door pickup, Monday – Saturday from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm, call 704.376.8880 to order
  • B. Good – Free delivery when you order through the B. Good app
  • Bisonte Pizza – Open for takeout and delivery,
  • Cedar Street Tavern – Closed
  • Chick Fil A – Delivery through Doordash, UberEats and Grubhub
  • Chipotle – Free delivery through March 31st, $10 minimum order
  • Chopt – Dining room closed, but restaurant, online and app order still available
  • Ciccetti – Closed
  • Clutch – Curbside pick-up, call 704.375.7566
  • Coco & the Director – Open from 7:00 am – 8:00 pm for to go pastries, tea and coffee
  • Community Matters Cafe – Offering coffee, breakfast and lunch for take-out and 20% off bags of coffee beans through April 1st, call 980.237.2147 to order
  • Corkscrew – Date night to go while supplies last, wine and beer specials, 980.256.4717
  • Cowbell Burger & Whiskey – Curbside pick-up, nearby delivery and regular take-out, call 980.224.8674
  • Crunch Bistro – New hours, Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, order take-out or delivery via Postmates
  • Duckworth’s – Carryout until 10 pm, 25% off all crowler and growler refills, free $10 gift card when you purchase a $25 gift card
  • Dunkin’ – Take-out and delivery available
  • Eddie V’s – Carryout available
  • Essex Bar & Bistro – Closed // free $20 gift card for every $100 gift card purchase
  • Famous Toastery – Open from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm for to-go service, call 980.237.8081 or use Doordash or Postmates
  • Fin & Fino – Closed // 20% gift cards of $25 or more, gift card offer applies at any Rare Roots restaurants (Fin & Fino, Dogwood: A Southern Table, The Porter’s House and Dressler’s)
  • French Quarter – Open for carry out
  • It’s Poppin! Gourment Kettle Korn – Curbside pickup Thursday – Saturday 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm, free delivery within 10 miles of Uptown for all orders of $40 or more
  • Green Brothers – Uptown closed, but Dilworth location open for carryout
  • Great Wok – Carry out and delivery via GrubHub available
  • Hasaki Grill & Sushi – Carry out available Monday – Friday, call 980.819.9580
  • Haymaker – Closed
  • Ink N Ivy – Closed
  • JJ’s Red Hots – Uptown location closed, full menu to-go at Dilworth and Ballantyne locations
  • Johnny Burrito – Open for takeout Monday – Friday from 11:00 am – 2:15 pm
  • Just Fresh – Free delivery on orders over $25. Free pickup.
  • Kings Kitchen – Closed // encouraging donations towards the Charlotte Mecklengburg Dream Center
  • La Belle Helene – Closed
  • La Revolucion – Closed
  • Libations – Open for carry out from 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Little Village Grill – To-go orders available, call 704.347.2184 (W. Trade St.) or 704.595.3749 (E. 4th St), or use GrubHub
  • McCormick & Schmicks – 10% off pick-up orders
  • McNinch House – Offering gift certificates that will be mailed directly to you, call to order 704.332.6159
  • Mellow Mushroom – To-go orders available
  • Mert’s – Closed
  • Mimosa Grill – Curbside pickup and delivery options available, 10% off curbside pickup, call 704.343.0700
  • Morton’s – Curbside pickup, plus free delivery to hotels, businesses and apartment buildings within walking distance, open 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm, also offering steak kits including their signature prime steaks, sealed and ready for grilling at home, 10% off all orders placed directly through the restaurant, call 704.333.2602 to order
  • Murphy’s Kitchen & Tap – Curbside pickup available in employee lot, call 704.333.0557
  • Ohana Poke – Closed
  • Orrman’s Cheese Shop – Virtual cheesemongering with curbside pickup
  • Parliament Espresso & Coffee – Closed
  • Poplar Tapas Cafe & Wine Bar – New take-out menu available Tuesday – Saturday 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Potbelly Sandwich Shop – Carryout available when ordering through app or website
  • Potts Chocolate Inc – Cedar St. location open 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Tuesday – Friday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm on Saturday, to-go orders available, curbside pickup available, call 704.773.2734
  • Pure Pizza – 7th Street location closed, but Central Avenue location is offering takeout and delivery
  • Qdoba – To-go only at all locations, place orders online, through the app or with delivery partners
  • Que Onda – Delivery and pick up available
  • Queen City Grounds – Take-out and delivery available, orders can be placed by phone, website and delivery apps
  • Reid’s Fine Foods – Open Monday – Friday 7:00 am – 3:00 pm, groceries are restocked and available for delivery or pick-up
  • Rhino Market & Deli – Open for to-go orders
  • Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse – 25% off take-out orders of more than $75 when you order by phone, plus three-course pre-fixe meal for $40
  • Sabor Latin Street Grill – To-go, curbside, and delivery are available via the Sabor website // Discounts run through April 30 with the following codes: 10 percent off all orders – use 10Percent; $5 off products in family box categories – use 5offbox; 5 percent off large, XL, and pans of pre-cooked proteins – use 15offprotein. All daily deals are now available for purchase online as well.
  • Sapienza – Takeout and delivery available
  • Sea Level – Closed
  • Showmars – Offering free delivery on order of $10 or more, order through website or app
  • Soho Bistro – Offering take-out and delivery, with no adjusted hours of operation
  • Sophia’s Lounge – Closed
  • Subway – Free delivery via DoorDash, GrubHub, Postmates and UberEats with promo code: SUBWAYNOW
  • Starbucks –  Carryout only, app ordering available
  • Stoke – Limited menu of daily offerings, limited selection of beer and wine available from 11:00 am – 8:00 pm daily, call 704.353.6005 to order
  • Tiff’s Treats – Stores are open, or choose an interaction-free delivery, enjoy free delivery through the end of the month, place orders through website
  • The Asbury – Closed
  • The Cotton Room at Belfast Mill – Closed
  • The Daily – Closed
  • The Imperial – Closed
  • Tupelo Honey – Offering curbside pick-up and delivery, open daily from 11.am.- 7 p.m, get 20% off your online order with promo code ORDER20!
  • Wet Willies – Closed
  • Viva Raw – Curbside pickup and delivery of their fresh cold-pressed juices, non-dairy milks and cheeses and snacks
  • Zia Pia Imports & Italian Kitchen – Free delivery on groceries, look for deli items to be available for delivery shortly, e-mail info@ziapia.com to place an order

In addition to the many restaurants above, we will update this page with retailers, services and more for a comprehensive list of Uptown businesses. If you don’t see your Uptown business listed above, please to reach out to Vica Bondurant (vbondurant@charlottecentercity.org) to be included.

 

Other Ways to Support Neighborhood Businesses:

Many Charlotteans have jumped in to create initiatives that champion these amazing local businesses in addition to organizations that are striving to lift up our residents in innovative ways. Support Local or Else created by Corri Smith and Garrett Tichy is actively collecting businesses who are feeling the extreme impacts with ways you can help. In addition, Charlotte Agenda has produced a round-up of resources on ways to help locals in need in partnership with the CRVA.