Dining Rooms Closed, but Restaurants Open

Dining Rooms Closed, but Restaurants Open
By News Talk 1110 & 99.3 WBT

North Carolina and South Carolina restaurants have been ordered to close their dining rooms as a preventative measure against the spread of Coronavirus. 

Restaurants are limited to carryout and delivery only.

The orders given by each state's Governors have profound effects on the industry as a whole. 

Some restaurants have chosen to close their doors while others remain open with new business practices.


Here is a list of some local restaurants which have remained open for business:


Twin Peaks

8601 Concord Mills Boulevard, Concord, NC

While you are stuck at home, we are OPEN for TO-GO and are ready to deliver your meal to your car. Featuring Smashed Burgers, Sauced Wings and all of our scratch-made food. We’re still preparing it all daily! Call in and order now.


McKoy's Smokehouse and Saloon 

4630 Old Pineville Rd, Charlotte

FULL MENU available via CURBSIDE!  FULL MENU & 10% discount (or FREE toilet paper) on each order.


Coaltranes Char Grill

1518 Central Ave​/Plaza Midwood Area

Using our pick up app and exterior pick up window will offer you the greatest social distancing. Text Coaltranes to 33733 and download the app. $5 off your first pick up order! Then walk up to the pick up window conveniently located in the parking lot! 


Brewers at 4001 Yancey

4001-A, Yancey Rd, Charlotte

Now offering curbside carryout for select food and beer. Call the taproom (704.452.4001) to place your order, pull up to the front of the taproom, give them another ring and our staff will deliver your order to your car.Other promotion: $10 gift cards for purchases of $50 or more, and $20 gift cards for purchases of $100 or more.



Taking orders online with free delivery of $10 or more plus curbside pick-up at Select Showmars locations.


Ruth's Chris Steakhouse

Serving guests through takeout and delivery only. Receive 25% off takeout orders more than $75 when you order by phone.


Famous Toastery

15 area locations are preparing take-out and curbside orders from 8am to 2pm daily. They will either bring it out to your car or you can walk inside for pickup.


Sonny’s BBQ

Open everyday 11:00 am and close at 7:30 pm    Take Out, Drive Through and Third Party Deliveries


Cantina 1511

We offer delivery with our partners at Doordash, Postmates, Ubereats, Grubhub as well as in store Take Out.


The Palm Restaurant

want you to know they will be open for carry out orders.  

Hours will be Mon-Fri 12-8pm and Sat-Sun 4-8pm.  Dinner menu only and their classic burger.


Basil Thai Restaurant

Ballantyne location – takeout for dinner 5p-9p

Uptown location – takeout for lunch 11:30a-2p - and dinner 5p-9p

Both locations delivering via food delivery services.


Other restaurants that have been reported to WBT as open using modified operation:

BBQ King

Beverly's Gourmet Food


Charlotte Cafe


Country Omelets


Ebenezer Grill

Eddy's at Cotswald

Providence Sundries

Georgio's Restaurant

Halcyon Flavors from the Earth


The Hill

Johnny Burrito

John's Family Restaurant

Killington's Restaurant & Pub

La Fiesta

La Peep

Lake Wiley Brewing

Lee's Sandwich Shop

Maria's Mexican


Metro Diner

Mr. T's 

Munchies Popcorn

Nothing but Noodles

Old Pineville Premium Pub

Olive Garden


Park Place Restaurant

Phil's Deli

Strawberry Hill

Sabor Latin Street Grill 

Salem Hills Farm

Shuffletown Grill


Strout's Catering

The Groovy Beast

The Hub

Trio Restaurant

Luigi & Sons Italian Restaurant

L&S Family Restaurant