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1220 Thomas Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5044
+1 704-344-0343
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I are big fans of Diners Drive Ins and Dives and this is the only place on the show in Charlotte which we had not yet tried. So hubby says tonight we are eating at Dish! And I was SO looking forward to it.....I love salmon and have eaten and made salmon cakes (or salmon patties) all... More 

Thank L M
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114 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Husband I stopped in for lunch and I was excited to see they had vegetarian options. I found the cajun veggie "meat" loaf horribly bland and mushy which grossed me out. My husband tried a different dish and didn't like his either. I asked the waitress prior to ordering if the cajun loaf had a mushy texture and she said... More 

Thank milspo
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Prices are hard to beat. Fun family southern cuisine place. Lots of food for a good price. My wife had the meatloaf and while I don't like meatloaf, this was pretty good.

Thank David M
Charlotte, North Carolina
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99 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for an afternoon Lunch and we were not disappointed. The grilled chicken breast was delicious and the buffalo chick wrap was a good choice as well.

Thank WeekendTreker
Rock Hill, South Carolina
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

My daughter recommended we have lunch here one afternoon. Best find ever! Place is warm and welcoming and Yolanda or server was Awesome, she checked on us often, but not tooo much to aggravate you. She had this cool vibe about her and fits well with the atmosphere there. Good was hot, seasoned perfectly (we usually add salt or pepper,... More 

Thank Chelle W
Charlotte, North Carolina
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Might be one of favorite places to eat. Saw it on Diners Drive ins and Dives. The Chicken n Dumplings are the best I have ever had...hands down. Had hashbrown casserole with it and that is almost as good. They only have the hashbrown casserole on Saturdays. Each meal comes with a biscuit and a deviled egg which sounds strange...but... More 

Thank Scott J
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

What a place. Don't judge by the outside!!! Fried green tomatoes are yummy! The meatloaf sandwich was incredible.

Thank Michelle M
Indian Land, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Nothing fancy just good home cooking. Great place for really good food. The vegetable sides are all vegetarian prepared (cooked without meat stock). Worked very well for us my wife being vegetarian.

Thank aceyj2016
Cornelius NC
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530 reviews
446 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Wanted to try someplace new or at least new for us for breakfast. Original wanted to try lunch but I had a hair cut appointment at 12:30 so breakfast it was. Dish has shown up many times as one of the better restaurants in Charlotte and while I have eaten at several of the other restaurants in the Plaza Midwood... More 

Indian Land, South Carolina
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157 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went to this cool restaurant on Thomas Ave...Dish has been around for a longtime! The menu has something for everyone. They cater to vegetarians and meat eaters! As we walked in I saw the 98 sanitation score as we walked in..NICE!! We don't eat anywhere lower than a 95! (Checkout your local sanitation score for your... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
American, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1220 Thomas Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5044
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-344-0343

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