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The String Bean

106 N Main St, Belmont, NC 28012-3104
+1 704-825-3636
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, American, Bar, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
106 N Main St, Belmont, NC 28012-3104
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a very good breakfast. A lot to pick from. Biscuits and gravy were good. Waffle was good. Omelette was good.

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went on a humid Saturday, but decided to hang out on patio because of the music (guy playing a guitar, but just right). The service was good, the wine by glass selection impressive. We went for a sparkling wine -- nice choice on the hot...More

Thank hr1313
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The eggplant fries and calamari apps we very good. The oysters came with meal instead of before. Smoked meatballs meal was no meatballs! There was meat sauce! (Did take that off tab) the server was Not attentive. DON'T ORDER ENTREES! OFF OUR LIST!

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I came for lunch at 11:30 on a Tuesday for the first time. The service was slow and not engaging. After a good 25 minute wait our meals were served. The house chips were not even warm (maybe they are supposed to be served at...More

Thank birds4all
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We've dined here for many years. The food was excellent and a lot of variety in wine and beer selections. To add, they have a great patio dining area with a fireplace..if you're lucky enough to find a seat close on a cold day or...More

Thank jrayt
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

I've eaten at The String Bean several times in the past. The food has always been good, but it's a little pricey. This time, I got the shrimp and grits, which I've had before, and it was not really very good. For the price, it...More

Thank Pascal_Antonio
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We enjoy going here, The outdoor patio is really nice and the food is excellent. They have craft brews too. The wait can be long but the food is wonderful.

1  Thank Martha S
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We didn't know about this place until we got a gift card. We went for lunch one day and it was nice and quiet and not too busy which we liked. My husband had the steak, I had the String Bean Bistro Burger, and we...More

1  Thank RFloricel
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Had lunch here during the week and the food was outstanding. The restaurant area was nice and the service was great. Would highly recommend to anyone in the area.

1  Thank BusTraveler09
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite spots to eat. The belmont hot chicken is Amazing.( Wish they still served them as a slider) the burger sliders are chef selection and all so good. Atmosphere is good. Outdoor seating is great. Love this place

2  Thank GottaGetaway86
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3 January 2018|
Response from Ed Z | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but would be surprised if they didnt
Robin N Bryan T
3 April 2016|
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Response from Lili P | Reviewed this property |
They do have fish tacos and the fish depends on the season and they are market price. Local caught NC fish.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 N Main St, Belmont, NC 28012-3104
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Belmont
  • Phone Number: +1 704-825-3636
  • E-mail
Located in Historic Downtown Belmont, our building is right on main street. We have our very own parking, conveniently located right beside our newly renovated, large outdoor patio. Just keep an eye out for The String Bean 'green' shade sails.
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