Charlotte Magazine Best New Restaurants Party

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Charlotte Magazine Best New Restaurants Party

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Charlotte Magazine Best New Restaurants Party

Thursday, March 9 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Join us for Charlotte Magazine's FIRST-EVER BEST NEW RESTAURANTS PARTY at CenterStage @NoDa

After 15 years of covering our city's best new restaurants we are throwing a big bash to celebrate and recognize the Top 25 Best New Restaurant winners. Don't miss tastes and beverages from almost two dozen chefs and mixologists who will all compete for Judges Choice and People's Choice. Live music, a live auction item and more! A portion of ticket proceeds will benefit the Community Culinary School of Charlotte to help support Charlotte's future culinary talent.

204 North, Aix En Provence, @Dawn Cafe, Block & Grinder, Co, Coco and the Director, Comida, Community Table Bistro, O-Ku, Pasta & Provisions, Nellie's Southern Kitchen, Rai Lay Thai Cuisine, Reid's Fine FoodsStoke Charlotte, Yafo Kitchen AND MORE!


We are thrilled to have the hosts of WCNC Charlotte TodayColleen Odegaard and Eugene Robinson, host our party.

Both party-goers and judges will be sampling to help decide which restaurants will go home as Best New Restaurants Party winners! The restaurants and mixologists will be competing for the following four awards: People's Choice Best Dish, People's Choice Best Beverage, Judge's Choice Best Dish and Judge's Choice Best Beverage.

Art Gallagher — Inaugural President of Johnson & Wales University Retired
Kristen Wile — Senior Food and Drink Editor at Charlotte Magazine
Chef Ron Ahlert — Director of The Community Culinary School of Charlotte, our event charity partner

Guests will have the opportunity to bid on a dinner for 4 from our charity partner, The Community Culinary School of Charlotte.

The Fine Print

Guests must be 21 years of age and up

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