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Village Tavern - Charlotte

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Fri., 02-22

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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Shanghai Flash-Fried Calamari
ginger-chili and Thai peanut sauces, scallions, pickled jalapenos, cilantro, peanuts
Thai Chicken Nachos
spicy chicken, Thai peanut sauce, sweet peppers, snow peas, cilantro, scallions, Cheddar and Monterey Jack cheeses
Tavern Nachos
freshly-fried corn chips topped with your choice of black beans and/or spicy ground beef with mixed cheeses, salsa, lettuce, tomatoes, jalapenos and sour cream
Spring Rolls
hand made, grilled chicken, Napa cabbage, garlic, soy, ginger, three sauces for dipping
Ahi Tuna Sashimi*
sesame seared, with wasabi, soy, sesame ginger sauce
Market Price / Availability
Maryland-Style Crab Cake*
lump crab meat, tartar sauce, with mixed greens tossed in Miso
Freshly-Fried Potato Chips
sea salt, ranch dressing
Market Price / Availability
Hot Crab Dip
Backfin crab meat, toasted garlic bread
Spinach Dip
tomatoes, jalapenos, cilantro, Cheddar and Monterey Jack, lavash chips
Bacon-Wrapped Scallops
New Bedford sea scallops, applewood-smoked bacon, Teriyaki glazed
Served with black beans and rice pilaf
Baja Fish Tacos*
blackened tilapia with chipotle aioli, coleslaw, pico de gallo, fresh cilantro
Fried Oyster Tacos
Chesapeake Bay oysters, chipotle aioli, coleslaw, fresh arugula
Firecracker Shrimp Tacos
tempura battered and flash-fried, tossed in Thai chili sauce, mango-cilantro slaw
Fried Chicken Tacos**
crispy chicken tenders with mango-cilantro slaw and chipotle mayonnaise
Our dough is made fresh in house every day using the finest Pivetti flour imported from Italy
fresh mozzarella, San Marzano tomatoes, fresh basil
tomato sauce, pepperoni, mushrooms, peppers, hamburger, onions, mozzarella
Barbecue Chicken
bacon, barbecue sauce, red onion, Cheddar and Monterey Jack, fresh cilantro
Mushroom and Goat Cheese
extra virgin olive oil, San Marzano tomatoes, goat cheese, brie, sautéed cremini mushrooms
Dressings made in house daily: Balsamic Vinaigrette, Tavern Vinaigrette, Honey Mustard, Blue Cheese, Miso, Sesame Ginger, Poppy Seed, Thousand Island, Ranch, KRAFT Fat-Free Raspberry Vinaigrette
The Tavern Salad
mushrooms, bacon, blue cheese, tomatoes, onions, Tavern vinaigrette
mixed greens, tomatoes, chopped egg, cucumbers, carrots, house made croutons, choice of dressing
Beet Salad
bibb lettuce, roasted red and golden beets, Tavern vinaigrette, goat cheese, balsamic reduction, crispy shallots
Kale and Organic Quinoa Salad
grape tomatoes, fresh mango, Tavern vinaigrette, crispy shallots
Spinach Salad
bacon, tomatoes, apples, cranberries, candied pecans, sliced egg, blue cheese, Poppy Seed dressing
romaine hearts, Reggiano Parmesan, house made croutons
Wedge of Iceberg
one-quarter head of iceberg lettuce, blue cheese, bacon, diced tomatoes
New England Clam Chowder
French Onion
Priced Daily
Soup du Jour
Soup and Sandwich
your choice of half Chicken Club or Chicken Salad^ sandwich and bowl of soup
Tavern $12.2
Garden $10.7
Spinach $12.75
Caesar or Wedge $11.75
Kale and Quinoa or Beet $13.75
Soup and Salad
a bowl of soup and your choice of appetizer salad:
The Tavern Salad
mushrooms, bacon, blue cheese, tomatoes, onions, Tavern vinaigrette
mixed greens, tomatoes, chopped egg, cucumbers, carrots, house made croutons, choice of dressing
Thai Chicken Salad
mixed cabbages, cucumbers, edamame, Lime Cilantro vinaigrette, drizzled with Thai Peanut dressing
Grilled Chicken Spinach Salad
bacon, tomatoes, apples, cranberries, candied pecans, sliced egg, blue cheese, Poppy Seed dressing with grilled chicken
Asian Tuna Salad*
fresh center-cut ahi tuna, pickled ginger, fresh mango, edamame, red onion, Sesame Ginger dressing
Cobb Salad
crisp romaine, roasted chicken breast, avocado, applewood-smoked bacon, crumbled blue cheese, diced Roma tomatoes, egg, tossed in Ranch OR Blue Cheese dressing
Chicken Mexican
crisp flour tortilla shell, shredded lettuce, salsa, black beans, diced tomatoes, Monterey Jack and Cheddar cheeses
Crispy Chicken Salad**
mixed greens, chicken tenders, diced mangoes, Bermuda onions, tomatoes, egg, tossed in Ranch dressing
mixed greens, Feta, pepperoncini, red onions, Kalamata olives, Basil Vinaigrette
Add an Appetizer Salad with any Entrée purchase: Garden $5.20; Caesar or Wedge $6.25; Tavern $6.70; Spinach $7.25; Kale and Quinoa or Beet $8.25
Fresh Salmon*
chive butter sauce, green beans, rice
Market Price / Availability
Maryland-Style Crab Cake*
lump crab meat, French fries, coleslaw, tartar sauce
Grilled Meatloaf
Certified Angus Beef®, mushroom Madeira sauce, mashed potatoes, green beans
Spaghetti Squash and Zucchini
cauliflower, broccoli, roasted red peppers, pine nuts, Parmesan, plum tomato sauce
Southern Shrimp and Grits
applewood-smoked bacon, mushrooms, green onions, Anson Mills organic stone ground grits with Gruyere cheese
Fish and Chips
Ale-battered Cod, coleslaw, French fries with Mediterranean sea salt, tartar sauce
NC Mountain Trout
grilled with sweet soy and Teriyaki-glaze, fresh green beans, rice pilaf
Blackened Chicken Alfredo
fettuccine, broccoli, tomatoes, Parmesan, Asiago sauce
Filet Mignon*
Certified Angus Beef® (5 oz) French fries or garlic mashed potatoes with green beans
Grilled Chicken Teriyaki
marinated, stir-fried onions, carrots, snow peas, peppers, rice pilaf
Certified Angus Beef® Natural (Certified Angus Beef® Natural is lean ground chuck at its best! Hormone and Antibiotic free. Raised by farmers and ranchers dedicated to producing the best beef naturally) ground chuck served on artisan brioche or whole-wheat bun with your choice of French fries with Mediterranean sea salt, sweet potato fries, potato salad or coleslaw
Bacon Jam Burger*
homemade bacon jam, Cheddar, applewood-smoked bacon, bibb lettuce, tomato, red onion
Tavern Burger*
The "All American". Bibb lettuce, red onion, tomato, American cheese, and our "Secret Sauce"
Santa Fe Burger*
homemade guacamole, chopped jalapenos, red onions, pepper jack, chipotle aioli
With Tavern Applewood-Smoked Bacon $13.95
Gastropub Burger*
caramelized onions, Gruyere, bibb lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise
With Applewood-Smoked Bacon $13.95
choice of Cheddar, American, blue, mozzarella, Swiss or Pepper Jack
Pimiento Cheese Bacon Burger*
Irish Kerrygold Dubliner pimiento cheese, caramelized onions, our signature Tavern applewood-smoked bacon, mayonnaise
Old Fashioned Carolina Burger*
"All the way" with chili, slaw, dill pickle, chopped onions, ketchup and French's yellow mustard
Veggie Bean Burger
made in house with a blend of beans, nutritious vegetables and brown rice, served with lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise and onion, whole wheat bun
Turkey Burger
all natural turkey, lettuce, tomato, onion, mayonnaise
All sandwiches are served on artisan breads, and your choice of French fries with Mediterranean sea salt, sweet potato fries, potato salad or coleslaw
Braised Short Rib Grilled Cheese
Monterey Jack cheese, caramelized red onions and arugula on country white bread, Certified Angus Beef®
BLT Pimiento Cheese
Irish Kerrygold Dubliner pimiento cheese, bibb lettuce, vine-ripened tomatoes, our signature Tavern applewood-smoked bacon, mayonnaise, country white bread
Fried Chicken Sandwich**
crispy chicken tenders, topped with mango-cilantro coleslaw, chipotle mayonnaise, brioche bun
Blackened Salmon Sandwich*
lettuce, tomato, onion, chipotle aioli, coleslaw, brioche bun
Classic Reuben
prime corned beef brisket, Swiss cheese, sauerkraut, Thousand Island, rye bread
Club Sandwich
sliced chicken breast, classic Virginia cured ham, our signature Tavern applewood-smoked bacon, Cheddar and Monterey Jack cheeses, bibb lettuce, tomatoes, mayonnaise, multi-grain bread
Market Price / Availability
Crab Cake Sandwich*
lump crab meat, house made tartar sauce, lettuce, tomato
Chicken Bacon Cheddar Grill
fresh chicken breast, applewood-smoked bacon, bibb lettuce, tomato, onion, melted Cheddar and mayonnaise, brioche bun
Tuna Melt
white albacore tuna salad, mozzarella, sautéed onions, grilled rye
Chicken Salad Sandwich^
our signature chicken salad, lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, multi grain bread
Fresh Green Beans
Sautéed Fresh Spinach
Tavern Rice
Black Beans
French Fries
Sweet Potato Fries
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Brussels Sprouts
Macaroni and Cheese
US$21 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
American, Bar
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Reviews (265)
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All reviews brunch salad shrimp and grits spring rolls sea bass filet mignon burger warm butter cake south park area varied menu kids menu great restaurant outdoor patio by the glass great dinner love this place an appetizer
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Has been around since the 80s but since a recent bout with hepatitis A the attendance has plummeted along with the attitude of much of the staff. The food was above average in the past but is now well below average. Hard to imagine why...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank robertstackmd
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place. The food and service is excellent. The crab dip appetizer is the best. It is worth going here for! They serve it with buttered toast points and it is amazing. The salads are great too, so when getting the appetizer keep...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 67lynnelg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu choices were fabulous and the food was delicious. Had the beet salad - AMAZING. Then the Filet Mignon was cooked to perfection. Dessert was HUGE. Service very good. Great dinner experience.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Linda5355
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were able to reserve a table for 9 on the same day (a Sun), as we had friends coming in town. We always enjoy this place and it was perfect once again. The service was great, the food was great and it was available...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sabrinad652
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

I was so pleasantly surprised by this place! It is in a business office building, so the outside is nothing special. The inside, however, is nice with a great atmosphere! The server was helpful and knowledgeable, and while the service was a little slower than...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank elbreviews
Reviewed November 25, 2018

I have been to a few Village Taverns even the original. The food has always been great and I have never heard anyone complain. This Village Tavern was exceptional in the ability to be full and yet I could hear colleagues on the other side...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RicMar
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner with a colleague to interview a potential new hire. Was very impressed with the look and feel of the place which exuded quality. The wine selection was good by the glass too and the real bonus was half price wine and beer that...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank harleyboy50
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Meeting my son and daughter here for the 1st time in months, my daughter couldn't have picked a better place. Excellent Manhattans, with a menu that was excellent. Our server, Julianna was the tip of the ice burg. I want an excuse to go back.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Don V
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

First time for me. Arrived at 11:10 and the place was filling up quickly. They have a full breakfast menu, brunch selections, lunch, and dinner entres. Add to that a full bar. The tasty mimosas have orange pulp suggesting, and tasting like freshly squeezed juice....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank dickszafranski
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Worst Restaurant ever Our group of four followed One Lady into Village Travern In Charlotte to eat The Lady and her husband were seated we were told that the restaurant was closing due to weather So they seat the folks in front of us but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Wayne Y
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January 6, 2015|
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Response from Laura G | Property representative |
I checked and we are 8 miles from the airport - about a 15 minute commute. I'm not sure what you mean regarding waffles, however. Could you clarify?
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