The next Queen's Feast Charlotte Restaurant Week will run Jan. 21-30, featuring 83 restaurants, with several in the Lake Norman area.
The website, www.CharlotteRestaurantWeek.com, lists the restaurants' special Queen's Feast menus. Charlotte Restaurant Week is a promotion during a typically slow time in which restaurants offer a fixed price, three-course (or more) dinner for $30 per person, not including tax and gratuity.
The Winter 2011 Queen's Feast will feature more than a dozen first-time restaurants, such as Alton's Kitchen & Cocktails, Cornelius; Choplin's, Cornelius; and Dressler's, Birkdale.
Reservations are recommended; reservation links and contact information for all participating restaurants can be found on the event website.
Participating area restaurants are:
Alton's Kitchen & Cocktails
Focuses on quality food, presentation and service. 19918 Northcove Road, Cornelius. 704-655-2727. altonskitchen.com.
Menu consists of traditional American food with Angus steak, fresh salads, baby back ribs, chicken and more. 19700 One Norman Blvd Suite C. Cornelius. 704-892-4800. choplinsrestaurant.com.
Dressler's - Birkdale
Steak and seafood specialties, as well as chicken and pasta dishes, salads and sweet treats. Birkdale Village, 8630-1A Lindholm Drive, Huntersville. 704-987-1779. dresslersrestaurant.com.
Flatiron Kitchen & Tap Room
Features local farmer produce, dairy and meat. Offers 24 local, American craft and microbrewery drafts. 215 S. Main St., Davidson. 704-237-3246. flatironmain.com.
Kabuto Japanese Steakhouse
Hibachi dishes prepared at your table. Entrees of chicken, steak or seafood; sushi and special appetizers. 16516 Northcross Drive, Huntersville. 704-655-0077. kabutolakenorman.com.
Mickey & Mooch - Huntersville
Menu includes USDA-certified prime steaks to fresh seafood. 9723 Sam Furr Road, Huntersville. 704-895-6654. mickeyandmooch.com.
North Harbor Club
Lakefront views with patio. 100 N. Harbor Place Drive No. D, Davidson. 704-896-5559.
131 Main - Lake Norman
Recipes are prepared from scratch each day. 17830 Statesville Road, Cornelius. 704- 896-0131. 131-main.com.
Red Rocks Cafe - Birkdale
American cuisine. Birkdale Village, 8712 Lindholm Drive, Huntersville. 704-892-9999. redrockscafe.com.
The Prickly Pear
Upscale restaurant with modern Mexican cuisine. 761 N. Main St., Mooresville. 704-799-0875. pricklypear.net.
The Speedway Club
This membership club will be open to the public for the Queen's Feast event. 5555 Concord Parkway S., Concord. 704-455-3216. gospeedwayclub.com.