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Dandelion Market

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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” (37 reviews)
“tapas” (47 reviews)
“lamb lollipops” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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118 W 5th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2122
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Dandelion Market is an excellent place to go with friends, family, or a date. This two-level restaurant in downtown Charlotte is a southern take on small plates, or tapas. As is southern tradition, these "small" plates are only small because they're smaller than the normal...More

Thank Brandon F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We tried Dandelion Market based on Trip Advisor reviews and were not disappointed. They specialize in small plates which are meant to be shared. Our server recommended ordering 2 plates per person and that was the right amount. Our favorites were the fried calamari (tender...More

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place for couples and friends to enjoy a wonderful meal in a casual fun environment. Food (4/5) - Bountiful portions of simply well prepared classics. Loved the Basil Parmesan chicken sandwich, Grilled Cheese with prosciutto and tomato and the fries! Service (4/5) - Waitress...More

Thank Klokas
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a pub-like feel, with dining areas and bars both on the ground floor and upstairs. We tried 4 of the tapas-style dishes. The steak skewers were very tasty although each one had a small fatty piece. The sliders were also good although...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Charlotte for a conference, we came to Dandelion Market for dinner on a Monday night. The atmosphere is really terrific, low lighting and warm wood surroundings. Our server was friendly and attentive. The food was great. We had the spinach and artichoke dip to...More

Thank Isaacsmommy06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of about a dozen made reservations. For this group we were in the middle of a room Was rather noisy , and to have one long table was very difficult to talk. Servers were good. Food came out rather slow Those who ordered...More

Thank meggie0214
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this place while walking around based on its usual menu. The menu offers a wide range of small plates, with the objective to share. I found each small plate to be just about right for a quick bite. The recommended 3 plates was...More

Thank grcxx12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time in Charlotte and I was only here for a night. Stumbled upon the Dandelion Market while walking back to the hotel so decided to just eat dinner there. So happy we decided to stop in. I had read about this...More

Thank travelingprincesss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first time at Dandelion, although my daughter had been there previously. The food was great, the atmosphere was great, and the service was great. We ordered the meet and cheese board (and I still relish the incredible honey that was on there),...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Dandelion on several occasions for brunch and dinner. While brunch was good, the restaurant truly shines at dinner, with delicious tapas to serve anyone’s palate. After living in Spain for six months, I missed the atmosphere of sharing small dinner plates...More

Thank Carrie F
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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, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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
  • E-mail
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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