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6902 Phillips Place Ct, Charlotte, NC 28210-2712 (Fairview Road)
+1 704-556-7730
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 10:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Lexington, Kentucky
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77 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Have been here several times -- one of my go-to's when I'm traveling to Charlotte (I'm from out of town). There's nothing that I've had that disappointed, but I've been crazing their sushi, which was among the freshest that I've had! Really good! Service is great, and just the sort of place for special occasions or business dinners. With the... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Placed has changed since my last visit there I believe more than 5 yrs ago. In the last month I went there twice and found a nice atmosphere , good service and great food .Avery pleasant surprise

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Temecula, California
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85 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We highly recommend Upstream. Don't necessarily love the name but you will love the food. Also, recommend you ask for Cristopher as your waiter and take his wine recommendations. The Sea Bass is outstanding. Our business group was seven people. Everybody enjoyed their meals. We highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank davidwladue
Stallings, North Carolina
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129 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Love Upstream! There staff is always on point and the food is outstanding. Yes it is a little pricey! Definitely one of those special occasions restaurants.

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Owego, New York
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Upstream is very pricey but has delicious food. a nice place to go to celebrate a special occasion with friends.

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Thank Myreview2016
Charlotte, North Carolina
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150 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Had a great dinner at Upstream. A modern place that sounds out as different from the many rustic places in Charlotte, the meal was enjoyable and we would go back. But it screams for a bit more and then it would be astonishing. The crudo was nice, although the cucumber overpowered the amazing hamachi. We took the cukes off and... More 

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Oriental, North Carolina
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154 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the evening - great service. Sea bass + crispy duck. Both excellent! Friendly staff great selection

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Roslyn, New York
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here last week and the fish we ordered was very fresh and tasty. Two weeks prior, they had a Dover Sole special on a Thursday night and that was special, i would highly recommend this restaurant for dinner any time.

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Thank norman50
Mount Holly, North Carolina
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613 reviews
347 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We went here for lunch on our wedding anniversary and everything was top notch from start to finish. We started out with a nice selection of east coast oysters along with a Sea Smoke Roll and a Nigiri with roe. My wife had coconut soup and we both had the sea bass as an entrée. Brian was a great server... More 

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South Carolina
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129 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Celebrated 16th birthday of my daughter. The service was impeccable and the food is out of this world. She felt like a queen. Don't miss the sake-marinated sea bass and the crispy shrimp lettuce wraps.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6902 Phillips Place Ct, Charlotte, NC 28210-2712
    (Fairview Road)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-556-7730
Description
Craving fresh, day boat seafood and sushi? Upstream, located in the heart of the bustling South park area at Phillips Place, offers guests an innovative menu created by Executive Chef, Tom Dyrness. With a list of awards, including the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence, The Dirona Award, Zagat and being named one of the “best new restaurants in the country” by Esquire’s John Mariani, Upstream is the place to have a spectacular dining experience whenever dining in Charlotte.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?