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Dandelion Market

$$ - $$$American, ,
118 W 5th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2122
+1 704-333-7989
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (35 reviews)
“tapas” (47 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
118 W 5th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2122
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A cozy guest room which got a bit noisy during the evening. Still the food we got was very good. Especially I can chime in supporting the lamb lollipop dish. Super tender meat in a sweet sauce - well presented, interesting in taste and really...More

Thank matwen2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time visiting Charlotte and heard this was a must visit restaurant! The tapas selection was vast and all tasted delicious (We ordered half of the menu because we could not decide, ha!)! Check out this place, as a foodie, you will not be disappointed....More

Thank lovetotravel1908757
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service was fantastic. We ordered everything for a large group and the food never stopped coming. Scallops were amazing. Pork belly was not crispy, a bit mushy so I didn't love it, but others did. Beef stick was delish, mac and cheese,...More

Thank Missylyn C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After our last great experience at Dandelion Market we had to try it again on our return visit to Charlotte. Needless to say, Dandelion Market wowed us again! This time we tried some of the speciality cocktails with our dinner. The Twinkle Toes would remind...More

Thank Jason P
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We enjoyed a very nice dinner made up of a few of the many small plate selections. All were well prepared. Mussels were particularly good. There is a good wine list both for by the glass and by the bottle. Service was excellent in spite...More

Thank Robert Q
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Great place to have a few drinks with friends. Food is pretty good as well. I love the ambience of this place!

Thank doneill241
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The first thing we noticed was how loud it was. Why do places insist on turning the music up. It just makes everyone at their tables have to speak loud to hear each other. We asked to be moved and they gave us a table...More

Thank paulpno2ner
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a couple beers while in Charlotte. Loved the look of this place from the outside and once inside as well. It seemed a bit off the main roads, but it was early still, so it may get more crowded later in the...More

Thank Connie C
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We visited with our college-aged kids and wow, what a wonderful meal. Fabulous tapas! We especially enjoyed the sweet potato gnocchi, pork belly, and the asparagus, but honestly we did not have anything that wasn't delicious. Our server was excellent, attentive but not overly so....More

Thank Mary Beth K
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Have you ever wondered why tapas style eateries were limited to spanish food? Stop wondering and visit this delightful eatery where tapas meets American fusion. The server was kind enough to warn us that we'd want to share these small plates, and we still had...More

Thank Carol W
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keith s
16 November 2016|
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Response from Catharine B | Property representative |
Keith, Thank you for your interest in Dandelion Market! We accept reservations for parties of 8 or more. However, you should have no trouble getting a table at 5pm on Friday. I would recommend parking in the Fifth Third... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 W 5th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2122
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-333-7989
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Dandelion Market provides Uptown Charlotte with a place for friends and family to gather and enjoy the best in food and drink, served with a smile. We are open 7 days a week from 11:00am to 2:00am, serving lunch, brunch and our signature small plates dinner menu, designed for sharing and exploring. We offer a full bar featuring 24 craft beers on draft and our 25 bottle wine list, each priced at $25.
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