#1 Earl’s Grocery:
We love Earl’s for basically everything – a quick dessert, a cocktail or a deliciously brewed coffee. It’s right off the light rail in Elizabeth and a quick walk between multiple stores and restaurants on 7th Street.
Address: 1609 Elizabeth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28204
Monday – Saturday: 8:30 am – 8:30 pm
Sunday: 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
#2 Sunflour Baking Company:
Sunflour Baking Company has four locations with one in Harrisburg and three in Charlotte, NC. The family-owned cafe is famous for cheat day and friendly foods like their cheddar biscuits (just trust us, get the cheddar biscuits).
Address: 2001 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204
Monday – Wednesday: 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursday: 7:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Friday – Sunday: 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
#3 Cajun Queen
Cajun Queen is a two-story restaurant with great music and even better food. We love the Cajun Queen for a tasty southern meal. This is a great place for a date night if you want to impress your significant other with your knowledge about Charlotte.
Address: 1800 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204
Monday – Thursday: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday: 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Saturday: 4:30pm – 10:00 pm
Sunday: 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
#4 The Stanley
The Elizabeth staple, The Stanley, by James Beard-Nominated (be impressed) Chef Paul Verica, is a very cute and well-designed restaurant. We personally love the cocktails and the food for a light bite at the bar.
Address: 1961 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204
Tuesday – Thursday: 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Friday – Saturday: 5:00pm – 10pm
Sunday: 11:00am – 2:00pm
Eat Work Play & LIVE in Elizabeth
Living in Elizabeth is a fun and artsy deviation from the hustle and bustle of Uptown Charlotte. It’s right off the light rail and straight into delicious food land with Mexican cuisine and the Crunkleton. Are you considering moving? Look at this gorgeous house in the Elizabeth area.