Lake Norman & Mooresville

Dining Out |

Killingtons to open Oct. 1 at Exit 23

Killingtons Restaurant & Pub is scheduled to open Oct. 1 in the former Tailgaters in Rosedale Shopping Center, off I-77 Exit 23.

Greg Roderick, a partner in Tavern on the Tracks in Charlotte's South End, owns Killingtons with wife, Shannon. Executive chef is Brian Bruce.

The menu will include such entrees as cast-iron-seared steak and pecan-encrusted mahi, as well as soups, salads and such appetizers as smoked duck spring roll.

Sebastiano's to add location in Cornelius

Sebastiano's Pizzeria & Ristorante plans to open a second location soon in the former Amore Italian Restaurant space on West Catawba Avenue.

Sebastiano's other location is in Mooresville.

Proscuitto's kicks off

brunch for NFL fans

Prosciutto's Pizzeria, Pub & Restaurant has added Sunday brunch at the request of patrons watching NFL games there.

Brunch includes four 12-inch breakfast pizzas, four breakfast burritos and “starters” that include zeppole, or homemade, Italian-style doughnuts rolled in sugar and cinnamon.

Brunch beverages start at noon and include such selections as a Blood Mary, Mimosa and Irish coffee drink. Brunch is served 10:30 a.m. until half-time of the 1 p.m. games.

20920 Torrence Chapel Road, in Shops on the Green; 704-439-4444.

Joe Marusak