So you’ve just arrived to your weekend getaway at Lake Norman and the obvious next thing to do is drop the bags and head out for an awesome meal! To simplify things (we know you’ll be Google-ing away, wasting precious chow-down time) we’ve compiled a list of TOP 10 restaurants for each town around LKN according to Yelp AND Trip Advisor reviews! So go ahead and start comparing the lists and essentially eating your way around town because we’ve got some FAB restaurants- just sayin’.

YELP- Cornelius                                       

  1. Fresh Chef
  2. 131 Main
  3. Sangam Indian Cuisine
  4. El Toro Mexican Grill and Bar
  5. Carolina Cones
  6. Big Bite’z Grill
  7. Choplin’s
  8. Altons Kitchen & Cocktails
  9. Acropolis Café & Grill
  10. Tenders

TRIP ADVISOR- Cornelius

  1. Fresh Chef
  2. Fork
  3. Tenders
  4. 131 Main
  5. Port City Club
  6. Alton’s Kitchen & Cocktails
  7. Choplin’s
  8. Thai House
  9. Big Bite’z Grill
  10. Macs Speed Shop

YELP- Davidson

  1. Kindred
  2. Restaurant X
  3. Millstone Bakehouse and Provisions
  4. The Pickled Peach
  5. Upper Crust
  6. Carrburritos
  7. Toast Cafe
  8. North Harbor Club
  9. FlatIron Kitchen & Tap House
  10. Brickhouse Tavern

TRIP ADVISOR- Davidson

  1. Summit Coffee
  2. Toast Café
  3. Millstone Bakehouse and Provisions
  4. Brickhouse Tavern
  5. The Pickled Peach
  6. Restaurant X
  7. North Harbor Club
  8. Kindred
  9. Carrburritos
  10. il Bosco Ristorante & Bar

YELP- Huntersville

  1. Duckworth’s Taphouse & Grill
  2. Killingtons Restaurant and Pub
  3. Verde Mexican and Nueve Latin Fusion
  4. Noodletasia
  5. Pinky’s Westside Grill
  6. Café 100
  7. Rocky’s Pizza
  8. Jin Jin Chinese Restaurant
  9. Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar
  10. Smoke Modern BBQ

TRIP ADVISOR- Huntersville

  1. The Melting Pot
  2. Duckworth’s Grill & Taphouse
  3. Dressler’s
  4. Rocky’s Pizza
  5. Tony’s Pizza
  6. Kilwin’
  7. Café 100
  8. Mickey & Mooch
  9. Eez Fusion & Sushi
  10. Lancaster’s BBQ & Wings

Visit www.lakenorman.org for the complete list of area restaurants