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Barrington's Restaurant

#133 of 1,950 Restaurants in Charlotte
Certificate of Excellence
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7822 Fairview Rd, Charlotte, NC 28226-4945
+1 704-364-5755
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It may be small (only a bit more than 30 seats), but the food is always tops. The staff has barely turned over in years (they must love the food too), and they deliver great service in an intimate setting. The menu changes seasonally. But the best items stay throughout the year. Try the pastas for a bit of a... More 

Thank Penwine
Charlotte, North Carolina
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119 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Dinner last Saturday with my wife demonstrated again that Barrington's remains at the top of Charlotte's restaurants. The service, menu variety, food preparation, and wine list were excellent. The pea soup appetizer was full of flavor, and the duck entree was superb. Chocolate lava cake topped off the dinner. Pleasantly, one of their featured wines, a Cote du Rhone priced... More 

Thank Charles P
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location, location, locale. Food was well executed and service was good, albeit somewhat familiar for a higher end restaurant. The only real issue is ambience. It just lacks the atmosphere to justify the price - no other way to really express it. In better surroundings, this would warrant 5 stars.

Thank David H
Charlotte, NC
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed a special place to celebrate my parents' 70th wedding anniversary. Besides excellent and special food, we wanted a restaurant where actual conversations could be held without shouting. Barringtons immediately came to mind. What more can you say about our meals other than every plate was licked clean!! The fish dishes were wonderful and perfectly cooked. The lamb chops... More 

Thank Blackhawk-Hardware
Hershey, Pennsylvania
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497 reviews
304 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Unplanned trip to Charlotte. I called the day before and since there was just One of me they made dinner happen. Many thanks for the hospitality. The restaurant is quite small in fact surprisingly small. The staff is very professional and efficient. Formal but helpful service. I enjoyed four courses from the App./soup/salad section of the menu. Could not have... More 

Thank Richard D
Charlotte, North Carolina
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89 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We finally made it to Barringtons after meaning to go for awhile. We were not disappointed. The food was good, the servings adequate and our dinners were cooked to our request. They have a nice wine list, some quite affordable and others a bit out of our budget. Their corkage is 30.00, which I think is a bit high. I... More 

1 Thank MCMS51
Rumford, Rhode Island
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is our favorite upscale restaurant in Charlotte. There's not a bad dish on the menu and the wine list is respectable, although not extensive. The restaurant is small, but more cozy than cramped. The waitstaff and bartenders are friendly and the service is excellent. Reservations are a must. We look forward to going back next time we are in... More 

Thank craigandthirz
Charlotte, North Carolina
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to Barrington's for my birthday dinner! The restaurant is very quaint but not cramped! The waitress we had was excellent! She was helpful and gave us suggestions! First course was salad and soup ... Very good! We should have had the pasta as a second course but we messed up ... As rookies we didn't... More 

Thank Tracy C
charlotte nc
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We visited Barrington's on a cold night in January. The restaurant is very cozy and comfortable. Our server was excellent throughout. My wife enjoyed her mussels greatly. I asked for an appetizer portion of the lamb ragout gnocchi which was provided without question. Also excellent. My wife continued with the tagliatelle pasta with prosciutto, peas and cream. Done very nicely.... More 

1 Thank Will W
Charlotte, North Carolina
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Tried again, and again rejected by Peggy. Went to Upstream instead. We like Bruce, but staff needs work.

2 Thank charlespeach

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 40
American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7822 Fairview Rd, Charlotte, NC 28226-4945
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-364-5755

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?