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Old Favorites, New Flavors Plaza Midwood Food Tour

Food/Tasting, Living History, Tour

One of Charlotte’s historic streetcar communities, Plaza Midwood is full of hip art galleries, funky stores, and unique restaurants, which join to give the neighborhood its eclectic local flavor and authentic character amidst modern-day growth. Get an inside look into the neighborhood's storied past while enjoying the cuisines that make the area a popular place to live, work, and play today. The diversity of Plaza Midwood is reflected in its food, with historic diners and popular dives serving up old favorites alongside modern restaurants and local watering holes bringing new flavors into the mix. This food tour includes: • Specialties from six locally owned culinary establishments including restaurants, diners, breweries, and bakeries • Tastings of local craft beers or ciders at two stops • Opportunities to interact with the key players at each restaurant and hear their stories about their businesses, personal journeys, and specialties • Tour of the brewing process from grain to glass • Introduction to the neighborhood’s history and recent growth