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The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery

) #32 of 1,997 Restaurants in Charlotte $$ - $$$ German, ,
215 Southside Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217-1727
+1 704-525-5644
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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German, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
215 Southside Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217-1727
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I like what OMB has to offer. Most of the beer is good. The food has been pretty good. Most of the staff is friendly and engaging. The compound is large and after the most recent expansion is huge! Plenty of space to spread out...More

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a huge platter of sausages, German potato salad and some kraut. It was all amazing. Washed it down with a tasty Copper, which is the only beer I've ever had from her via a liquor store. Great atmosphere and a huge beer garden!

Thank Todd G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fans of several of OMB's beers we had not visited their Brewery site on Southside Dr. since they moved there several years ago. It is a huge step up from their original site. The menu has something for just about everyone and I had a...More

Thank JoyfulA2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met family for a lite bit and brew! We were amused to see about 100 people on a Tuesday nigh doing yoga! it was $10 for a class and a brew. We ordered from the food truck, quick service and variety. Beautiful evening and people...More

Thank sherrycat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have loved OMB since our first visit 6 months ago. Great beer, atmosphere, and brats! Truly a fun place to have dinner and a couple of fresh beers. But last night we ordered the Caprese Salad; a true disappointment. It used to be good,...More

Thank Monk57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always enjoy going to OMB. I love their beers, as I prefer lagers over IPA. But they do have a variety of beers for all. Love to go when they have festivals. Their restaurant does not have as many different types of German entrees...More

Thank Cyndi H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is basically a German restaurant and bar with an enormous outdoor beer garden. I'm told they often have evening entertainment and it looks like they do but I didn't see it. They brew their own beers and the two that we had were excellent....More

Thank World_Traveller914
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We went here recently before dropping my parents off at the airport. The food is good--German definitely! I'm not a huge fan of the beer here. However, the space is fabulous. It definitely allows for families to be together or to have fun with friends....More

Thank Annalee T
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Wow! Another first! Been wanting to come here for a few days. Finally did. And this place is off the hook! Beer was great and the service was awesome! Christina was a great bar tender and a great hostess! She took very good care of...More

Thank hilariog967
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Visited with a group and enjoyed the experience. The beer, of course was good and the food was good, as well, with a variety of german type fare. The whole experience would have been better if I were a true beer drinker but, even still,...More

Thank Tim F
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Questions & Answers
30 December 2016|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
It depends how stuffy and old the people coming are. If you are relatively young and/or open minded, I'd say yes. Congratulations and have fun.
3 December 2016|
Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure. You may need to call!
Bob C
1 September 2015|
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Response from KINGOWISH | Reviewed this property |
We received our menu from our bartender and decided to eat in her area so she could get the tip.She was very knowledgable in explaining the beers on tap.The menu explained the German fare and I am not aware if it is online... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Southside Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217-1727
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-525-5644
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