Food + Drink

Fresh Take: Osteria LuCa on Park Road

Osteria LuCa is currently curbside pickup. Read about their offerings, as well as other recently opened restaurants offering takeout right now, here.  The team behind TRUE Crafted Pizza has added another name to Charlotte’s growing roster of Italian eateries. Osteria…

The Story Behind... Dressler’s Cheesecake

Jon Dressler opened his first restaurant in Birkdale Village in Huntersville in September 2003. His mom, Joan, offered to make her cheesecake for a weekend feature. She used her grandmother’s recipe, which she’d perfected in the Bronx in the early…

PHOTOS: Brooks' Sandwich House Reopens in NoDa

Brooks’ Sandwich House reopened on Saturday in NoDa, after its temporary closing following the shooting death of co-owner Scott Brooks on Dec. 9. Photographer Logan Cyrus was there to capture "Community Appreciation Day" at the spot. Ticket No. 1 belonged…

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