Restaurants in Davidson

Best Restaurants in Davidson

Kindred 131 N Main St, Davidson American • $$$

Customers` Favorites

Duck Fat Potatoes
Cauliflower Soup
Crispy Oysters
Wagyu Beef Tartare
Duck Fat Fries
Mushroom Pasta
Tuna Crudo
Milk Bread Cinnamon Roll
Grandfather's Pickles

“Kindred is a delightful restaurant with perfectly seasoned dishes and excellent presentation. The crispy oysters and morel taglietelli were highlights, along with the unique chilled corn soup. The bread pudding with butterscotch and cream cheese ice cream is a must-try, but make sure to reserve it in advance. The courtyard dining area is lovely in good weather. The service is top-notch, with attentive staff who know the menu well. Despite a busy night, the hostess handled a reservation mistake graciously. A funny surprise was the luxurious bathroom on the second floor, reminiscent of a spa.”

4.4 Superb97 Reviews
Sully's Steamers 721 Jetton St, Davidson Sandwich Shop • $

Customers` Favorites

The Griswold
Breakfast Bagel
Nacho Maximus
Smoked Salmon
Griswold on Jalapeno Cheddar Bagel
Kid's Pizza Sandwich
Bagel w Spread
Reedy Reuben

“Sully's Steamers is a welcoming addition to the area, offering exceptional service and delicious food. The owner is highly praised for his helpfulness, and his staff is described as professional and friendly. The menu features a standout turkey steamer on a jalapeno bagel, as well as excellent sandwiches made with high-quality bagels shipped in from the Bronx. With its reasonable prices and great customer service, Sully's Steamers is a must-visit for sandwich lovers.”

4.7 Superb97 Reviews
Hop & Vine Davidson 605 Jetton St suite c, Davidson Bar • $$

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Beer Flight

“Hop & Vine Davidson offers an incredible wine and beer selection in a friendly, welcoming environment where all are welcome, including kids and pets. The owner creates exceptional craft and curated ambiance, with great food, service, and live music. Customers always leave happy after engaging with the owner, who is a genuinely nice person.”

4.8 Superb52 Reviews

“The Side Bar Bottle Company is a cozy, intimate wine and beer shop tucked away on the second floor of the Mandolino's Pizza building on Main Street in charming Davidson. The selection is good, the prices are fair, and customers can enjoy a nice bottle of Grenache or other drinks while ordering bites from surrounding restaurants. The bar is well-appointed for small groups or couples, and it often hosts fun events like Trivia Night on Wednesdays. Customers describe it as a chic, comfortable place to relax and unwind, with friendly staff and a music selection that fits the laid-back vibe.”

4.8 Superb35 Reviews
Habibi Lebanon Bar & Grill 408 S Main St, Davidson Mediterranean • $$

Customers` Favorites

Lentil Soup
Shawarma Beef
Mixed Grill Trio
Fish and Chips
Homemade Hummus
blt Cheese Burger
Mediterranean Veggie Platter

“Restaurant X offers the best Lebanese food in town, providing a dining experience that transports customers to Lebanon. The menu includes fresh and delicious options like Chicken Shawarma sandwiches, beef shawarma platters, falafel appetizers, tabbouleh, hummus with shawarma beef, and lentil soup. The cozy, family-run restaurant has a casual and friendly atmosphere, with attentive service. Customers praise the perfectly seasoned dishes, with the tabbouleh being a standout favorite. With a limited number of tables inside, Restaurant X ensures a personalized and memorable dining experience that keeps customers coming back for more.”

4.5 Superb119 Reviews
Masala Mastee 107 N Main St #101, Davidson Indian • $

Customers` Favorites

Chicken Tikka
Railway Station Curry
Tandoori Chicken
Gobi Manchurian
Tuk Tuk Samosas
Spinach Paneer
Mastee Masala Tikka Masala Sauce N D

“Masala Mastee offers an excellent dining experience in downtown Davidson. The lunch buffet is a great value at $15, with a wide variety of delicious options. Vegetarians will appreciate the many curry options, and vegans will find the menu user-friendly with plenty of options to choose from. The patio seating area is a lovely spot to enjoy a meal, with fun and energizing music playing in the background. The staff is friendly and helpful, happy to offer recommendations and advice. With great prices and a convenient location, Masala Mastee is a great choice for anyone looking for a tasty and authentic Indian meal.”

4.5 Superb101 Reviews
Lake Norman Cottage 200 N Harbor Pl, Davidson Wine Bar • $$

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Cheese and Meat Tray for a Great Wine Pairing

“Lake Norman Cottage is a fun and cozy spot for a wine night with friends or family. It offers plenty of spaces and rooms with a great lake view, as well as a great selection of wines. Enjoy a cheese board or other snacks in the cozy indoor or water-view outdoor seating areas, and play table games with friends.”

4.8 Superb26 Reviews
Table & Board 416 S Main St, Davidson Family

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“Table & Board is a highly recommended restaurant, known for its excellent communication and prompt service. They offer beautiful charcuterie cups and boards, as well as delicious Christmas cookies. This restaurant is a perfect choice for events and parties, as their food is both visually appealing and delicious, impressing guests and leaving them wanting more.”

5 Superb14 Reviews
The Cabin 400 N Harbor Pl Dr A, Davidson Bar • $$

“The Cabin is a charming and cozy restaurant nestled by the water, offering a delightful ambiance for casual gatherings. The restaurant boasts an extensive selection of drinks, including delicious special drinks, beers, wines, and even mocktails for non-drinkers. The staff is incredibly sweet and accommodating, making it a hit with customers. The charcuterie board is also a highlight.”

4.6 Superb22 Reviews
Dimaggio's Pizzeria 11146 Renaissance Dr, Davidson Pizza • $

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Chicken Parm
Italian Meat Lovers Pizza
Chicken Parmesan
Garlic Knots
Chicken Tenders

“Dimaggio's Pizzeria is a beloved spot that serves delicious food, including the best chicken and French fries. The menu features a variety of entrees, such as chicken parmesan with penne and a side salad, which is cooked to perfection. The side salad is a satisfying meal in itself. Vegetarian options are also available, like the Veggie-White Pizza, which is highly recommended. The pizzeria is kid-friendly and has a family-like atmosphere. With its excellent food, friendly service, and convenient options for dining in, takeout, or delivery, Dimaggio's is a great choice for a meal that's sure to please.”

4.4 Superb51 Reviews
North Harbor Club 100 N Harbor Pl, Davidson American • $$

Customers` Favorites

Crab Cakes
Asparagus Fries
Grown Up Grilled Cheese
Catfish PO
Spinach Salad
Turkey Sandwich
Queso Fundido Burger
Korean Street Tacos
Pan Seåred Scallops

“North Harbor Club offers an excellent dining experience with a perfect view of Lake Norman, NC. The restaurant features both outdoor and indoor seating, with plenty of space to accommodate guests. The service is superb, with friendly and attentive servers. The menu offers a variety of options, including a popular French toast dish. With good drinks, food, and atmosphere, this lake-side eatery provides great value and a lovely spot for a meal with family or friends.”

4.3 Superb143 Reviews
Sri Balaji Kitchen 11183 Davinci Dr, Davidson Vegetarian • $

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Mysore Bajji
Saturday Special Thali
Ghee Dosa
Onion Dosa
Tomato Soup
Masala Dosa
Mini Tiffin
Kothu Parata

“Sri Balaji Kitchen offers an impressive buffet with a wide variety of dishes, including Gobi manchurian, naan, and veg Briyani. The restaurant serves some of the best Indian food, with great ambiance and good service. It's a must-try, even for non-vegetarians, with standout options like Onion Rava Dosa.”

4.3 Superb104 Reviews
The Pickled Peach 202 S Main St, Davidson American • $

Customers` Favorites

Pickled Peaches
White Bean Hummus
We Make Three Delicious Soups Everyday Ask What We'Re Ladling Now
Butter Lettuce Salad with Chicken
Steak and Horseradish Sandwich
Cornmeal Fried Shrimp Sandwich
Corned Beef Reuben Sandwich
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Roast Beef Sandwich

“The Pickled Peach offers a delightful dining experience with tasty options like the roast beef sub with horseradish sauce and the 3-4 cheese sandwich. Enjoy outdoor seating with a variety of drinks, including beer and wine, in Davidson's social district. Savor their daily homemade soups, fresh salads, and delicious baked goods, including vegan options, with excellent and efficient service.”

4.3 Superb81 Reviews
The Crazy Pig in Davidson 402 S Main St, Davidson Barbeque • $

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Mac and Cheese
Fried Pickles
Baked Beans
Brisket Grilled Cheese Sandwich
The Crazy Pig Pulled Pork Sandwich
The Wildcat Beef Brisket Sandwich
Beef Brisket Grilled Cheese

“The Crazy Pig in Davidson offers delicious, plentiful food with huge portions and great value. The staff is welcoming and remembers your order, providing outstanding customer service. The vintage BBQ atmosphere adds to the dining experience. Highly recommended dishes include the sliders and brisket grilled cheese. Wheelchair accessibility is also available with a ramp to the front door.”

4.3 Superb72 Reviews
midori sushi & hibachi 11004 Renaissance Dr, Davidson Japanese • $

Customers` Favorites

California Roll
Spicy Crab
Hibachi Steak and Shrimp
Teriyaki Chicken Hibachi
Shrimp Tempura Roll
Crab Rangoon 6
Spicy Tuna

“Midori Sushi & Hibachi is a local favorite, offering great food at an affordable price. The sushi is fresh and of high quality, and the service is friendly. The restaurant has a calming atmosphere, although it could use some updating. Vegetarians will appreciate the many options available, including the vegetable spring roll and vegetable hibachi. The hibachi vegetables and meat are cooked to perfection in a light oil, making it a great dining experience.”

4.3 Superb71 Reviews

More Restaurants in Davidson

77 Grounds Coffee 605 Jetton St Suite B, Davidson Coffee Shops • $

Customers` Favorites

Pour over Coffee
White Chocolate
Coffee Bag

“77 Grounds Coffee is a clean and modern spot serving expertly brewed basics at an affordable price. Enjoy a 12 oz iced latte for $4.50, with oat, almond, and non-fat options available. This cozy shop is perfect for business meetings or casual catch-ups, with a charming small-town vibe and convenient parking options.”

4.6 Superb58 Reviews
Whit's Frozen Custard 428 S Main St, Davidson Ice Cream Shop • $

Customers` Favorites

Vanilla Custard
Malted Peanut Butter Pretzel
Cookie Dough

“Whit's Frozen Custard is a popular spot for delicious frozen treats. The phenomenal employees provide fast service, even during busy times, ensuring a quick wait in line. The frozen custard is a must-try, with unique flavors like Brownie Custard, Dirty Worm, and Sprinkle Witty. The Salted Caramel Brownie is a standout, and the Luscious Lake Norman is a fan favorite. The atmosphere is friendly and welcoming, with a casual, family-oriented vibe. Although the décor could use some updating, the staff's pleasantness and helpfulness make up for it. Overall, Whit's Frozen Custard is a highly recommended destination for a sweet treat.”

4.4 Superb42 Reviews
Good Drip Coffee 108 S Main St Suite A, Davidson Coffee Shops • $

Customers` Favorites

Drip Coffee
Sea Salt Brownie Cookie
Mocha Syrup

“Good Drip Coffee in Davidson serves the best, fresh coffee with a deep, rich flavor. The shop offers a cozy, comfortable atmosphere that is perfect for unwinding or getting work done. They also have delicious baked goods, like fresh blueberry muffins. The staff is friendly, and the vibe is always good, making it a favorite spot for many locals.”

4.4 Superb39 Reviews
Il Bosco 127 Depot St, Davidson Italian • $$

Customers` Favorites

Spaghetti Carbonara
Anniversary Chocolate Ganache
Assorted House Made Cookies
Pollo Alla Griglia Matoni
Ostion Estilo Brocheta
Warm Salad

“Il Bosco is a gem in Davidson, offering an intimate dining experience with a warm and welcoming ambiance. The restaurant serves authentic Italian cuisine, with dishes perfectly prepared and absolutely delicious. The menu features a range of options, including unique items like kangaroo, and homemade pastas with rich sauces. The staff is kind and informative, with the owner often making the rounds to speak with guests. The dining room is small but cozy, making it a great spot for special occasions or a romantic night out. With reservations recommended, Il Bosco is a must-visit for anyone looking for a truly authentic Italian dining experience.”

3.7 Good31 Reviews
milkbread 624 Jetton St #110, Davidson Coffee & Tea • $$

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Cinnamon Roll
Avocado Toast
Grain Bowl
Chicken Tenders
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Hot Dip Chicken Sandwich
Whole-Ish Salad
Nutella Toast

“Milkbread is a modern and bright cafe with a simple yet delicious menu. The restaurant offers a variety of wholesome options, including bowls, salads, fried chicken sandwiches, toasts, sandwiches, side dishes, and pastries. Customers can order at the counter and have their food delivered to their table. The fried chicken sandwich and mac and cheese are particularly noteworable, with the sandwich's juicy chicken and the mac and cheese being "perfect in every way." The restaurant also caters to dietary restrictions, with clearly labeled gluten-free and vegan options. Additionally, the cafe has a beautiful environment and is wheelchair accessible, making it an enjoyable dining experience for all.”

3.9 Good98 Reviews
LA CASA DEL TACO INC. 100 Mock Rd, Davidson Mexican • $

“Absolutely delicious meat pie!”

5 Superb3 Reviews
Brickhouse Tavern 209 Delburg St, Davidson Bar & Grill • $

Customers` Favorites

Fish Tacos
Sweet Potato Fries
Fried Pickles
Zucchini Chips
French Dip
Sirloin Dip Sandwich
Mediterranean Pizza
Greek Salad
Blackened Cod

“Brickhouse Tavern is a welcoming spot for groups and gatherings. The staff is friendly and attentive, with waiters providing excellent service. The menu offers a range of options, including generous portions of meatloaf and fresh, affordable salads with vegetarian choices. The restaurant is accommodating to dietary restrictions, with gluten-free options like wings and pizza. With its great service and variety of choices, Brickhouse Tavern is a place to return to and share with friends and family.”

4.2 Good134 Reviews
Summit Coffee 128 S Main St, Davidson Coffee Shops • $

Customers` Favorites

Basecamp Drip Coffee
Chai Clone

“Summit Coffee is a cozy spot with great staff and atmosphere, perfect for coffee lovers. They serve delicious iced lattes, decaf options, canned drinks, and pastries. The shop offers a back yard area and upstairs seating. While it can get busy, the service is excellent, and the place has a welcoming vibe, reminiscent of coffee shops in Minnesota. Perfect for studying or enjoying a Chai latte with oat milk on the patio, Summit Coffee is a hidden gem in the area.”

4.2 Good69 Reviews
The Egg at Davidson 231 Griffith St, Davidson Breakfast • $

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Pecan Waffle with Link Sausage
Peanut Butter and Bacon Waffle
Crab Meat Eggs Benedict
Western Omelette
Western Sandwich
Belgian Waffle
Apple Pancakes

“The Egg at Davidson is a charming breakfast and brunch spot with a wide selection of funny and cute mugs for their coffee. The restaurant offers a wide variety of omelets and other breakfast dishes, including the popular Mixed Grill omelet and corned beef hash made in-house. While the ingredients used may not be of the highest quality, the food is still enjoyable and reasonably priced. The wait staff is exceptional and friendly, providing great table service. However, be prepared for a possible wait for larger parties, as the restaurant has limited table settings for groups over four. Despite this, The Egg at Davidson is a great spot for families and is perfectly kid-friendly, serving breakfast all day on Sundays.”

4.2 Good64 Reviews
Starbucks 431 Peninsula Dr, Davidson Coffee Shops • $$

“I just had a mocha cookie crumble from the store and Augusta at Starbucks went above and beyond in crafting my Mocha Cookie Crumble drink! Not only was it perfectly blended with just the right amount of chocolatey goodness and cookie crumbles, but Augusta's attention to detail and friendly service made my experience exceptional. Highly recommend her expertise for your next coffee fix!"”

5 Superb2 Reviews
Slice Cafe 18801 Greyton Ln, Davidson Cafe • $$

“Was there for a brief soft opening, took red velvet cake and yellow butter to friends who loved it. And boy, this shop has only been taking phone orders even before the pandemic so who ever said anything about A July 2020” during the height of COVID “ is creating fallacies. Had coffee cake while there Oct 29 2022. Waiting for additional openings in the future”

4.3 Superb3 Reviews

Customers` Favorites

Grilled Flour Tortilla Filled With
Salsa & All Flour Chips
Spicy Chicken Burrito
Salsa Fresca
Cheese Dip

“Carrburritos serves delicious food at reasonable prices. The menu is creative, and the staff is always great, providing a fun and affordable dining experience. Try the chorizo quesadilla and habanero salsa for a flavorful meal. With quick delivery and a convenient location, this restaurant is a go-to spot for a great lunch.”

4.1 Good60 Reviews
Soda Shop 104 S Main St, Davidson American • $

Customers` Favorites

Breakfast Sandwich
Cottage Fries
Apple Crisp
Sweet Potato Fries
Curly Fries
Banana Split
Tater Tots
Soda Shop Breakfast with Scrambled Eggs Corned Beef Hash Bacon and French Toast
Bacon Cheeseburger and Fries
Fried Green Beans

“Soda Shop is a nostalgic eatery with a wonderful atmosphere and retro aesthetic. The staff provides great service, and the overall experience is excellent. The menu features items like the Big "O" and the veggie burrito, which is hot and delicious. However, some customers have noted a decline in food quality and atmosphere over the years. Be aware that prices have increased, and there is an extra charge for credit card payments. Despite some drawbacks, Soda Shop remains a cute and nostalgic place to eat.”

4.1 Good65 Reviews
Ben & Jerry’s 202 S Main St, Davidson Ice Cream Shop • $

Customers` Favorites

Snackable Cookie Dough Chunks
Wafle Cone Chocolate

“Ben & Jerry’s in Davidson offers delicious but pricey ice cream. The store has a cute interior with indoor and outdoor seating. One reviewer recommends the Jimmy Fallon Tonight Dough for its rich and delicious taste. Despite a minor issue, the staff was kind and accommodating, offering a refund. Overall, the experience was positive and they plan to visit again in the future.”

4 Good27 Reviews

Customers` Favorites

Carne Asada
Steak Fajitas
Lobster Paella Enchiladas
Arroz Con Pollo
Chile Relleno
Fish Tacos
Oaxaca Lamb Shank
TG Chips and Salsa
Chicken or Steak

“Mestizo Contemporary Mexican Cuisine, located in Davidson, offers unique Mexican dishes and a great tequila assortment. The restaurant is known for its flavorful meals, such as the Al Pastor tacos and braised lamb shank. Although the prices reflect the high-quality food, guests can enjoy it in a beautiful outdoor seating area. The guacamole is also praised for being fresh.”

4 Good78 Reviews
Sabi Asian Bistro 130 Harbour Pl Dr, Davidson Sushi • $

Customers` Favorites

Sesame Chicken
Sushi Rolls
Miso Soup
Tuna Roll
Vegetable Tempura
Spicy Tuna
Walnut Shrimp
Poke Nachos
Korean BBQ Ribs
Orange Chicken

“Sabi Asian Bistro is a favorite eatery in North Carolina, known for its fresh and delicious sushi. The calamari appetizer is a must-try, with a light and spicy sauce. The sesame chicken and spicy Mongolian chicken dishes are highly recommended for their generous portion sizes. The outdoor seating area is peaceful and surrounded by nature, making it a perfect spot for a relaxing meal. Despite occasional slower service due to being understaffed, the friendly servers make the dining experience enjoyable. Whether for a date night or a family dinner, Sabi Asian Bistro is a go-to spot for quality Asian cuisine.”

4 Good100 Reviews

Customers` Favorites

Garlic Knots
Tupelo Honey
Arugula Salad
Caesar Salad
Fried Mozzarella
Breaded Mozzarella Sticks
Pizza Specials
Meat Pizza

“Mandolino's Artisan Pizza offers a delightful dining experience with its unique yet familiar menu, exceptional service, and convenient downtown location. Customers praise the restaurant's well-thought-out menu, which showcases the chef's expertise, particularly the Tupelo honey dish. The energetic and charismatic server ensures a memorable experience, going above and beyond to accommodate guests, even those arriving close to closing time. While the pizza is universally acclaimed as the best in the area, an isolated incident with a staff member's poor attitude was noted. Overall, Mandolino's Artisan Pizza is a gem, hitting all the key components of a great restaurant - food, service, and location.”

3.9 Good89 Reviews

Customers` Favorites

Sweet Potato Fries
Red Curry Mussels
Shrimp and Grits
Smoked Salmon Bruschetta
Burger and Fries
Flatiron Burger
Truffle Fries
Fried Oysters
Caesar Salad
Salmon with Parmesan

“Flatiron Kitchen + Taphouse is a popular restaurant in Davidson that has recently updated its ambiance and improved its service. The bar menu has been revitalized, now offering a great selection of draft beers and even cyser on tap. The food is delicious, with standout items being the well-cooked burgers, crispy fries, and exceptional sweet potato fries. The mocktails are memorable, made with homemade simple syrup and spicy tinctures. The staff, including bartender Shannon and server Shelby, provide excellent service. The lunch and dinner menus are worth exploring.”

3.9 Good96 Reviews
Famous Toastery 101 N Main St, Davidson Breakfast • $$

Customers` Favorites

2 Eggs
Nutella Toast
Avocado Toast
Cali Benedict
Breakfast Bowl

“Famous Toastery is a popular spot for breakfast and lunch, especially with locals and the post-church crowd. Despite being a small building, the service is great and the food is excellent. It's known for accommodating special requests and providing interesting tidbits. With indoor and outdoor seating, it's a charming location that can get crowded during peak times. Prices may be on the higher end, but the experience and delicious food make it worth it.”

3.9 Good97 Reviews