Lake Norman Dining

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Lake Norman Restaurants & Dining

Options abound for dining around Lake Norman, depending on your preferences. Read on for our most recommended restaurants - each with something unique to offer.

Waterfront Restaurants on Lake Norman

When visiting Lake Norman, there’s no such thing as too much time on the lake. An especially appealing way to enjoy the natural beauty is outdoor dining at some of Lake Norman’s best waterfront restaurants. From casual vibes to upscale flair, these lakefront restaurants are sure to meet the moment, whatever you’re craving.

Apps and Taps in Mooresville

Havana 33 in Mooresville

North Harbor Club in Davidson

Hello, Sailor in Cornelius

The Landing in Sherrils Ford

Port City Club in Cornelius

Toucan’s in Mooresville

Eddie’s on Lake Norman
in Mooresville
Hello Sailor Lake Norman NC back porch view of the lake
Top 5 Lake Norman Local Favorite Restaurants

Traveling inland, you’ll find more hidden treasures. Whether for the unique ambiance or the delectable food, locals can’t get enough of these exceptional eateries.

Kindred in Davidson

Barrel and Fork in Cornelius

The Waterman Fish Bar in Cornelius

Meztizo in Davidson

Hunter House and Gardens in Huntersville
Dog Friendly Restaurants in Lake Norman

Bringing your dog with you on vacation? You’re in luck because Lake Norman is a dog-friendly destination with many establishments that will welcome your four-legged friends.

If you’d like to enjoy waterfront dining but don’t want to leave your pup at home, these lakefront venues welcome dogs to their patios: Hello Sailor, Apps and Taps, North Harbor Club and Toucan’s Lakefront.

puppy laying at restaurant outside

For a unique experience, visit Lucky Dog Bark and Brew in Cornelius. It is the area’s only dog bar, providing a full-service bar with indoor/outdoor seating as well as a play yard for pups. There are also many other breweries in the area, like Ghostface Brewing Beer Lab and Overflow in Mooresville and Primal Breweryin Huntersville that have dog-friendly outdoor areas.

5-Star Meal Delivery with Carolina Gourmet

And if you’re happily settled in your StayLakeNorman vacation home and would rather not venture out, you don’t have to sacrifice top-notch service or quality cuisine! Our friends at Carolina Gourmet will deliver the meals of your choice to your doorstep. From fresh baked muffins and quiche for breakfast, to sandwiches and charcuterie for lunch, and family-style meals for dinner, Carolina Gourmet can provide whatever your crew is craving.