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Soul Gastrolounge

) #40 of 1,949 Restaurants in Charlotte $$ - $$$ Bar, Sushi, Asian
1500B Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5014
+1 704-348-1848
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (31 reviews)
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Bar, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1500B Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5014
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came across Soul while seeking late night dining options in Charlotte. The location is in a very hip part of town that has numerous bars and dining options. Should itself is above an art gallery. I loved the atmosphere at Soul...kind of that old brick...More

Thank PMMarion
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We sat in one of the three booths inside. Very small restaurant but worth the wait. Make sure to get there at opening if you want to sit inside cause they will be busy! Great tapas and sushi! Very glad we had a friend pick...More

Thank cathate
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Food is no better than any other pricey tapas bar in Charlotte. More of a drinking atmosphere than a dinner stop. Drinks were great, food was average. We didn't try any sushi or Asian cuisine; so, I can't comment on that. We did have chicken...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited friends in Charlotte and we had pre-dinner cocktails at soul. They were absolutely delicious!! I highly recommend this place for good food and excellent cocktails. Their menu is extensive and wonderful.

Thank Tikishell
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Ramen bowl is not to be compared to ramen noodle soup. This version is fatty, creamy and begs for some broth. Noodle is very large, not what you'll find in traditional ramen kitchens. Sakana sushi roll is fishy both in smell and taste. The end...More

Thank Levi Q
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Came with a work colleague on a Monday evening and we sat at the bar for a terrific meal of tapas and terrific mixed drinks. The menu ranges from BBQ to Greek dips, Sushi, Flatbreads, Ceviche, including fried Brussel sprouts with Bacon. The dessert, a...More

Thank Afstrom
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner with my husband... Recommend to get here early... Sitting filled up quickly. Our waitress was great, checked in on us often and had great recommendations. Food came out fast and everything was delicious.

Thank Calmaguer1
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We ate here while staying in Plaza Midwood because it was recommended by waiters at other, nearby restaurants. We ate on the outside deck with heat lamps and plastic sheeting to stay warm and dry. The food was unusual and delicious. The service was very...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

You must try this place! After reading all the reviews that talked about the long wait I had the good fortune of a rainy Sunday night with a playoff football game (no TVs) so I made the thirty minute drive from my hotel for the...More

Thank TdiddyMcDaddy
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

A gem of a place for great tapas and service. The entry was a little awkward- the curtain at the top of the stairs was pulled closed and zipped, but we muscled our way in. Very intimate spot. Everything we ordered was shared and delicious-...More

Thank Amy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500B Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5014
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-348-1848
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