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Dandelion Market

118 W 5th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2122
+1 704-333-7989
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (48 reviews)
“tapas” (49 reviews)
“lamb lollipops” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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118 W 5th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2122
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food and service from this hole in the wall gem. Sweet potato gnocchi is one of the best dishes I’ve had.

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the fact that you can still find an old repurposed building in Charlotte that has not been destroyed by modernization. We ventured out here before the Cirque de Soleil show at Spectrum upon recommendation of a friend. Found that the Bloody Mary bar...More

Thank Leslie Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by between work and hotel based upon flat bread pizza pics in TA Started with green beans. Cooked in a black bean sauce in a cast iron skillet. Yum Next a flatbread pepporoni pizza. Also tasty Great beer selection

Thank colinacirc
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service! We had several of the small plates including the stuffed pepper(spicy in a good way), artichoke dip, flatbread, sliders and two drinks. The drinks were just ok and super weak, but the food was excellent and the service was as well....More

Thank Summer B
Reviewed 13 July 2018

I love a dimly lit bar, loud conversations, great energy, unique delicious food and expansive draft beer selection, thus Dandelion Market was perfect! The tapas were a perfect sharing size (we had the Prosciutto Crostinis, Calamari and Grilled Steak Skewers) for two people. Each plate...More

Thank tattooedtravelOT
Reviewed 7 July 2018

I work uptown and my colleagues visit Dandelion Market often for lunch. They have told me I would love the salads so I decided to venture over yesterday to pick one up to go. They don't really cater to to go customers but were happy...More

Thank CharlieAbbyJoe
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My teenage daughter and I went for a dinner before a show at Blumenthal which is right down the street. It wasn’t too busy early on a Saturday night. The tapas portions were very big so we had more than enough food. Everything we ordered...More

Thank 642Victorious
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We had a reunion dinner with our friends. The full bar makes sure you have plenty choices for beverages. The waitress is professional, never pushy. The food is fabulous, we literally emptied every single dish we ordered, the portion is good enough for a group...More

Thank Tao W
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I found this place in Charlotte and were quite famished when we arrived. Although tempted to order half of the menu, we ordered dishes two at a time, and found two rounds to be enough! The portions are adequate to provide a...More

Thank twins2tymes
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

What a fun place! Interesting tapas style menu. We shared five between two people. May have been a bit much (four might have been the right amount!). All delicious.

Thank kds44
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Questions & Answers
9 June 2018|
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Response from Catharine B | Property representative |
Our menu is posted on our website.
4 December 2017|
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Response from hunger4d | Reviewed this property |
I should have thought so, given the strong clientele of young business-people from the surrounding area. on the basis of my experience, I would certainly trust the kitchen and staff. Location also supports Prices... More
keith s
15 November 2016|
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Response from Catharine B | Property representative |
Keith, Thank you for your interest in Dandelion Market! We accept reservations for parties of 8 or more. However, you should have no trouble getting a table at 5pm on Friday. I would recommend parking in the Fifth Third... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 W 5th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2122
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-333-7989
  • E-mail
Dandelion Market provides Uptown Charlotte with a place for friends and family to gather and enjoy the best in food and drink, served with a smile. We are open 7 days a week from 11:00am to 2:00am, serving lunch, brunch and our signature small plates dinner menu, designed for sharing and exploring. We offer a full bar featuring 24 craft beers on draft and our 25 bottle wine list, each priced at $25.
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