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Bravo Ristorante & Lounge

Second Ward
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555 S McDowell St, Charlotte, NC 28204-2605
+1 704-372-5440
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439 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has recently changed names but is still a nice place to eat for all meal periods. Was able to enjoy the bar area with business associates.

Thank Rebel82
Portsmouth NH
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48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The food was ok . The service slow for those going somewhere.I ate my first nights dinner there. Prices are high for what I'm used to I ate both breakfasts there too . Missed my ride because of slow service one morning

Thank WannaBTravln
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

I went to this restaurant now called Bravo (formerly it was Encore) for National Lasagna Day because my wife loves lasagna and wanted to surprise her. The service was very good, but the food was OK. My 10 yr old daughter, who tried our lasagna and had a kid's meal said it best "They shouldn't call this place Bravo, they... More 

Thank Jeff R
Dacula GA
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was reccomended to us by a local as his favorite place to eat. My hubby ordered the steak and it was under cooked and had to much gristle for the $28 price. He refused to send it back to be cooked more. Had it been me I would have sent it back for some extra cook time. His... More 

Thank Ottersln
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Usually get the crispy shrimp napoli and lobster bisque. Wednesday half off martinis. Monday - Thursday, barbites for 3.95+tax.

Thank Pharm1982
Lexington, South Carolina
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2012

I had my birthday dinner was at 7:45pm and I had a fabulous time. The food was delicious and plentiful. Two minuses was that they waited forever to seat us even though I had a reservation. And when I talked to them earlier in the day to add two additional people they had a lot of hesitancy. They did however... More 

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Reviewed 15 January 2012

Food was amazing, our server Kelly was very attentive,knowledgable, and friendly. The other service members were attentive an friendly also. We enjoyed the Pasta bravo & our fried ravioli appetizer.

Thank Foodlover202
Charlotte, NC
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495 reviews
332 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2011

I had lunch at the North Lake Mall location today and had one of the lunch specials being offered at $7.95. The Broiled Tilapia with Orzo Salad was outstanding! A very flavorful, delicate, moist fish served on perfectly seasoned orzo and for a very reasonable price. This was my first visit to Bravo - Charlotte - North Lake location although... More 

Thank MGordonCharlotte_NC
Johnson City, Tennessee
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191 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2011

The food was great, the waitress was amazing. Cant go wrong

Thank Drslowens
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Reviewed 19 November 2007

Good food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American, Seafood
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 S McDowell St, Charlotte, NC 28204-2605
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Second Ward
  • Neighbourhood: Second Ward
  • Phone Number: +1 704-372-5440

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