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Pelican's Patio Bar & Grille - CLOSED

19930 W. Catawba Ave suite 130, formally Pelican Patio Bar next to Arthur Murray, Cornelius, NC 28031
+1 704-896-7456
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good8%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible43%
4 Apr 2013
“Pelican is now the Fireside Bar & Grille !!”
19 Mar 2013
“Out of business????”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Caribbean, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
19930 W. Catawba Ave suite 130, formally Pelican Patio Bar next to Arthur Murray, Cornelius, NC 28031
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Reviewed 4 April 2013

Be excited people! The new owner has been in the biz for years & is bringing the new "best food in town", with awesome contemporary drinks! I think they open Monday the 8th with a Grand Opening to follow. I know someone who saw the...More

Thank winelover11
Reviewed 19 March 2013

We went there several times and the food was poor to average.I ordered a steak and it was quite dry and tough. The place was empty on a friday night and I think they closed the next day...

Thank abithegreat
Reviewed 16 March 2013

Pelican's started as such a fun place, but we watched as the food quality and selection deteriorated, the good wait staff left and finally, the last dish that I kept coming back for was deleted from the menu. The family that started it lost interest...More

Thank Art R
Reviewed 11 December 2012

We used to love this place, but now the food and service both suck. ddsdsfdfdssdfsdfsdfsdfdsfsffdfdfgdfgfgdfgdfgdfgfdgdfgdfgdfg

Thank Ed H
Reviewed 12 October 2012

I preface this review with a challenge to see my other reviews to see that I am very fair. This was truly the worst restaurant experience I have ever had. When Pelicans opened last year it had good service and OK food. The service went...More

Thank Brianm99
Reviewed 24 May 2012

Terrible experience starting with the 10 minute wait to be seated, in a almost empty restaurant. To another 10 minute wait for service, after waiting 20 minutes for refills on our beverages we had to go to the bar and ask for them. Once order...More

2  Thank Scott D
Reviewed 19 May 2012

We entered this colorful bar and grille for the first time last night and were impressed with the tropical decor and ambience. We sat at the bar and began with some drinks and asked for a menu. We were served some rather mediocre food...a cod...More

1  Thank Connoisseur4
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Nice place to to go for an outside eating experience with a great patio and live entertainment on weekends; nothing fancy but comfortable. With a Key West theme, the menu features a distinct Carribean flavor. However, the food is just average. The wedge salad is...More

Thank NC-World-Traveler-Sr
Reviewed 12 April 2012

Great diner for some quick meals and even better service. I would eat here every chance i could

Thank Kenmnc1
Reviewed 20 February 2012

We had a few drinks and appetizer at this fun restaurant. Decorated like you are at a Tiki bar, lots of colors, felt like we were at the beach! Very friendly staff and patrons! My husband had an appetizer that he stated was great! Would...More

Thank TWS34
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Caribbean, Bar, Pub
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19930 W. Catawba Ave suite 130, formally Pelican Patio Bar next to Arthur Murray, Cornelius, NC 28031
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cornelius
  • Phone Number: +1 704-896-7456
  • E-mail
Key West in North Carolina !! Outdoor seating on patio with fans and misting. Great Food prepared by an Executive Chef from burgers to pizza to certified angus beef filet or NY Strip and great tropical flair a must try !!!!! Sunday Buffet Brunch and Wed night Prime Rib voted best in charlotte .
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