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Top bar recommendations from locals

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“Vibe of the Islands every single visit. All outdoor dining with a Caribbean feel. The Blue Parrot Grill is a 45 min leisurely boat ride north of our Lake Norman Rental. Highly suggest a visit if spending the day on the water. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
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“Great atmosphere, even better food and service! Great bar and craft beer selection!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“Just across from the Taproom, is a great historic venue! Great food, drinks, pastries, craft beer, and ciders on tap! Try the cauliflower fritters!”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Waterfront with plenty of boat parking, great food and drink with a view of the marina and LKN bridge. Good for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner. Open year round. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Fun adult lakefront restaurant with plenty of boat parking!! If The Blue Parrot is busy, this is a good second choice!! ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Walk right to this quaint brewery and enjoy local crafts and good food. Great spot to be outside and people watch!”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Wide variety menu from full dinners to sandwiches. A fully stocked upscale bar is also available. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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American Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
American Restaurant
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American Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Steakhouse
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  • 1 local recommends