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6902 Phillips Place Ct, Charlotte, NC 28210-2712
+1 704-556-7730
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (30 reviews)
“sea bass” (40 reviews)
“oysters” (32 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
6902 Phillips Place Ct, Charlotte, NC 28210-2712
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11 - 20 of 275 reviews

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Received 2nd worst table in restaurant. The worst was to my right. I was able to be part of their conversation during the entire event. Like, you know. Having said that, the great majority of folks attending were dressed better than in most places you...More

Thank citadel76
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We had gone to Upstream's Sunday Brunch few times in the last 3 years. Just went to it today and it was a major disappointment!!!! The price is $29.00pp. We were aware if the price, but did expect a bit more quality and attention to...More

Thank Nanceetom
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My husband and I visited Upstream on a recent Friday evening. We did not have reservations, but fortunately that was not a problem in the least. Rather than go with entrees, we opted for several small plates. We started with a dozen oysters. That night...More

Thank hazardnc
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The staff is very professional indeed- that's one of the things that one notices from the onset. Knowledgeable, friendly and but overly solicitous. And every so often, someone discreetly apparated by the table and filled our water glasses up. The food is fresh- the sea...More

Thank Ivan O
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Ambience and service are good. If you are looking for seafood, it's a good choice. However, the very American Japanese dish is not quite to our standard. The spicy tuna crunch, the tuna was not spicy enough but the sauce on top was way too...More

Thank Chia Li C
Reviewed 1 July 2017

You can't got wrong with Upstream as a special occasion brunch spot. My hubby and son love seafood and were thrilled with the quality of the oysters and shrimp on the raw bar, and the bonus of having sushi along with all the traditional brunch...More

Thank nancyolah
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We have a nephew living in Charlotte. Before he took off to another coast to live and work we went there and took him to dinner. Upstream is truly a fantastic restaurant! Greg was our server and he was professional, and patient (we were talking...More

Thank Edie S
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We have been to Upstream a handful of times. They are pricey, yet, we still enjoyed the expert preparation of every meal and enjoyed talking to the wait staff about wine and had some of the best. We have sat at the bar twice and...More

Thank JudyPerrine
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We visit Upstream every time we travel to Charlotte, and we have never been disappointed. This time, the oysters were great, the sea bass was wonderful, and (almost as important as the food) the service was outstanding. We love that we can go there and...More

Thank mvpj
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Had a group business dinner meeting in one of their private spaces. They did a great job, and had a dedicated staff person there at all times. Food is modern touch and great fresh flavors. Thanks

Thank roger c
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6902 Phillips Place Ct, Charlotte, NC 28210-2712
    (Fairview Road)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-556-7730
Craving fresh, day boat seafood and sushi? Upstream, located in the heart of the bustling South park area at Phillips Place, offers guests an innovative menu created by Executive Chef, Tom Dyrness. With a list of awards, including the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence, The Dirona Award, Zagat and being named one of the “best new restaurants in the country” by Esquire’s John Mariani, Upstream is the place to have a spectacular dining experience whenever dining in Charlotte.
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