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Showmars Restaurant

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130 W 3RD St, Charlotte, NC 28202-3209
+1 704-333-1528
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New Delhi, India
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149 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

i went to this place for a takeout. and i got a grilled chicken pita. and i loved it. the pita was absolutely fresh. and the serving very generous. and this this was my first forray in Greek food, the staff was very helpful and help me select my order. can definitely go back to this place.

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phoenix
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605 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2014

It is not too often you get to eat fried shrimp for lunch and you get a decent helping with hush puppies and fries.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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57 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2014

Most of their food is greasy and fried except the new line of pita wraps. Chicken pita with wheat pita is light and delicious. Some of their salads are good too.

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Thank M A H
Atlanta, Georgia
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93 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2013

I haven't eaten at a Showmars since I moved from Charlotte over 10yrs ago. Same great fried-fish and vegetables that I remember! Cheerwine on the soda list too!

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Thank refinedruffneck
Raleigh, North Carolina
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293 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2013

I actually ended up visiting this place twice while in Charlotte. This place is typically pretty full during lunch, so we're sure to show early to beat the crowd. The service is very good. They're moving through the lunch hour. Food is okay. You order and it's there in less than five minutes. What am I supposed to think..? That... More 

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Morganton, North Carolina, United States
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2012

Stopped in at this American fare restaurant for a quick dinner and order the chicken strip meal. Wow! They had to be the best ever. If you can make this simple, common dish this delicious, the other items must be good as well. Cole slaw was an excellent side and staff friendly as well. Southern cooking done well.

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Thank Deborah B
Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 393 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2012

Was out for a quick lunch. Went w/ 3 others affiliated with our team on a conference. 2 enjoyed their meal, one got his order wrong (got fried not grilled fish) and I opted for the light sandwich which was good, but nothing exceptional. While you have to order at the counter, food is brought to your table, a nice... More 

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Georgia
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2011

It would be overstating things to say that the food at Showmars is excellent. However, the amount of shrimp on the seafood platter was unbelievable (in fact I kept saying that over and over during our dinner). The food was tasty and the service was friendly. Showmars was the best value for a good meal that I, personally, have experienced... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2011

The service was great and the food is delicious. The portions are BIG, so be careful what you order. Ask for Diane,

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2009

The price, the service, the food...absolutely awesome...kind of ethnic, but not really, try the pita-burger and tell me you're not going back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 W 3RD St, Charlotte, NC 28202-3209
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Third Ward
  • Neighbourhood: Third Ward
  • Phone Number: +1 704-333-1528

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