BRIO Tuscan Grille

img_1459In Charlotte, there are plenty of Italian chain restaurants to choose from, but one of the best around the South Park area is BRIO.  The restaurant itself, is large, with multiple dining rooms, a bar, and an outside area.  It’s not connected to the mall, but the distance helps in this case, giving it a more secluded feeling, and the food is amazing!  The location fits the overall feeling of the restarant, both with its proximity and distance from South Park.  When you’re pulling into the area where the restaurant is located it almost feels like the outside cafes in Europe, which makes the interior that much more spectacular (it’s huge).

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Duck Donuts

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If you have a sweet tooth then I have a treat for you!

If you’re in the Dilworth area you need to make a stop at Duck Donuts. Duck Donuts is a customizable made to order donut shop originated in the Outer Banks. Yes, you read that right a customizable made to order donut shop! You can create every donut you order along with watching it be made right before your eyes (which may be the best part next to eating it of course).

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