300 East
300 East

300 East

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.300east.net/
  • Phone: 7043326507
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch

    Monday - Saturday: 11:00am - 5:00pm; Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

    Dinner

    Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm; Friday & Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm

    Brunch

    Sunday: 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Fusion / Eclectic, Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Kristine Schmidt
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Cleveland Avenue
  • Public Transit: 300 East is located 2 blocks east of the East/West Boulevard light rail stop.
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: 300 East shares the private lot for Streetcar Station Shops at the corner of East Boulevard and Cleveland Avenue.
A word from 300 East
Welcome to 300 East, a Dilworth establishment! We serve an American-Eclectic menu in a casual atmosphere. We specialize in providing friendly hospitality, preparing fresh creative cuisine, and facilitating good times.

We invite you to enjoy a grass fed burger and local craft pint at our intimate bar. Slide into a high-backed vintage booth, and savor the Seared Ahi Tuna Salad, Hanger Steak or Grilled Filet, Chef Kris’ daily seafood special, and a housemade dessert. Choose from a carefully curated list of food-friendly, affordable wines, and share the Marinated Goat Cheese appetizer or a seasonal pizza with friends on the patio facing East Boulevard.

300 East is thrilled to have the opportunity to serve you for any occasion. We look forward to your visit!
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerAmerican
  • Diners' Choice WinnerNeighborhood Gem
300 East reviews from OpenTable diners
185 reviews since May 5, 2014
Overall Rating4.4
  • Food4.5
    Service4.3
  • Ambiance4.3
    Noise LevelModerate
97% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
neighborhood gem (126)fit for foodies (91)special occasion (70)romantic (69)great for lunch (69)great for brunch (65)great for outdoor dining (60)good for groups (30)notable wine list (23)hot spot (11)kid-friendly (10)scenic view (10)late-night find (10)vibrant bar scene (2)Show More
  • Belle
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    Always a great experience - food and service - at 300 East, and this visit did not disappoint. The blackbean soup was exceptionally delicious and the fig tart dessert was to-die-for!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Food TOO LOUD
    RCMC052509
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    This was my 2nd experience at 300 East. It is my girlfriends favorite restaurant and she has been there many times. I took her there for the 1 year Anniversary of our first date. The food was great as always. When I made the reservation, I asked for a quiet, romantic table to celebrate our special occasion. However, what we got was quite the opposite. When we arrived, they tried to seat us at a table right in the middle of the dining room. When I asked for something else, they put us at a table near the front outside wall, which would have been better if not for the screaming baby next to us!! We may go back occasionally just because of the food is very good, but we will plan our more quiet, special occasions somewhere else from now on.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Worth a visit
    Ontheprairie
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    This was my first visit to 300 East. We both ordered off the evening specials and were not disappointed.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Carlswife
    Dined on 8/28/2014
    Seafood special (Thai coconut shrimp) was very good. Everything else was good, but not exceptional. Atmosphere is a little dark and dingy. Prices were reasonable.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great food / a bit loud upstairs
    Wax28173
    Dined on 8/27/2014
    I love this restaurant. Reliably great food. Ahi Tuna is always fantastic. I had a business meeting and thought upstairs would be quiet but as it turns out it was very loud. Now I know :)
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Pretty good
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Went with my girlfriend, it was nice. Only thing was the noise. It was a little loud, I understand large groups, but maybe a little better grouping between small and large parties Other than that, great!
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A great Charlotte institution
    lovemyvegetables
    Dined on 8/11/2014
    300 East has been around for a very long time, and not once have I ever had a meal there that disappointed. They have a menu which combines long time favorites with new, creative items. The Usual sandwich is a favorite with many customers. What I like is the farro and kale salad with shrimp on top. It is an entrée and is hot and delicious. I felt healthy eating it but was full at the end. They did a great job helping us celebrating a birthday. The lemon polenta dessert is outstanding.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always Consistent
    MommaMouseVIP
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    We enjoy 300 East because the food, service is consistent. Great atmosphere! Good food, good service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • great place!
    Maon
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    The waitress was outstanding. I love the salmon and my daughter enjoys the black bean tortilla. It was a good choice of restaurant to celebrate her 15th birthday.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great for lunch
    TheSouthLoop2014
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    We were just passing through Charlotte and was recommended to go to 300 East for lunch. Food was amazing, I had the tuna burger which had a great oriental garnish adaptation. My wife had the Tuna Salad, the tuna... amazing! Ambiance was great, food was amazing, service was prompt and with a smile.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Reliable
    GFsuited
    Dined on 8/3/2014
    I have eaten at 300 East numerous times and it is always good.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • bacl
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    The food and service were fabulous. The dessert was extra special. A wonderful time was had by all of our party.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Don't forget this place!
    katielivesto
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    food is always good. With so many other choices and new places opening it's easy to overloo 300 East. Yet every time I go, I leave thinking " Why don't I come here more often?" Food is always good, service is fine and it is all so very comforta
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Charming
    AtmosphereLover
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    Absolutely adorable. Food was excellent, and I loved the service because it wasn't overdone as is so common.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great choice for unique experience
    EricS
    Dined on 7/30/2014
    The restaurant is a remodeled house in an up-scale neighborhood with an eclectic menu that changes frequently and offers organic and local produce and meats. Chef is creative and food is served attractively and in decent-sized portions. Very nice for a date or a special day out. Prices are reasonable given the quality of ingredients, flavors, freshness, and uniqueness.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Unique and comfortable
    MamaEats
    Dined on 7/29/2014
    Our experience at 300 East was an attempt to experience something other than chain restaurants while in Charlotte. We succeeded. The for was what I'd call American cuisine with flair. The salmon, pork loin and filet were delicious. Unlike some restaurants, our waiter did not seem disappointed when we said we did not want cocktails, but instead suggested the Meyer lemonade, which was delicious. We also sat and visited longer than we should have when we were done eating, and never felt rushed. Delightful place!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Fresh & Delicious
    breal
    Dined on 7/28/2014
    Our dinner was incredible. Finally, a restaurant with fresh ingredients and incredible. Love this place!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Good food and service, too crowded
    BobM
    Dined on 7/28/2014
    Tables are crowded too close together. otherwise good food and great service.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • awesome!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    The salmon was perfect and the orange cheesecake rocks!
    Special Features:
    romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fabulous!
    finefoodjunkie
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    300 East exceeded our expectations. The restaurant design is delightful; a quaint establishment that is elegantly furnished inside and out. The outdoor seating area is lovely. The food was delectable. Our steaks were cooked perfectly. Great ambiance. Above excellent service. A true neighborhood gem.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Mr. Charlotte
    Collin
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    This place was great. Good portions. Delicious food.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Meal!
    BeccaVIP
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    I enjoyed partipating in Restraunt week for 300 East! They did not skimp on the portions at all. We definitely enjoyed ourselves and would return.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • not impressed
    bland
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    the food was very bland and lacked seasoning and flavor. The dessert was very strange and was unpleasant to me as well.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great Experience
    restweek77
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    This restaurant has amazing food, atmosphere, and service. Every bite of food at our table was delicious. Our server was fabulous. She was very friendly, energetic, fun, and knowledgeable about food and their menu. Love this restaurant, will be back often!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Very good!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    This was the first time we had been to 300 East and we were very happy with the food, service, and overall ambiance of the restaurant. We will definitely be going back for dinner and are planning on trying brunch there!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • We'll be back!
    outonthetown
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    Our first time at 300 East. Our waitress was knowledgeable and timely. The food was flavorful. Loved what I ordered - cucumber soup/shrimp, salmon and yummy dessert panna something.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    Always a treat. Consistent with at least 5 items I would like to order every time. Love the cosy atmosphere. We come at least once or twice a month.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • freesoul07
    Dined on 7/23/2014
    I love the ambiance!!! Its my choice every time I'm treating one of my loved ones...eclectic and amazing!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Queens feast
    Berefriends
    Dined on 7/22/2014
    Great intro for us with this restaurant ! Loved the food and service was excellent
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lovely!
    cinco
    Dined on 7/21/2014
    Went with an old friend for restaurant week. The ambiance is charming - food delicious and the service was outstanding - we never felt rushed but were taken care of by our waiter. Had the Goat Cheese and Hummus appetizer, Hanger steak ( cooked perfectly) and the lemon and chocolate dessert - we especially enjoyed the wine selections included in their restaurant week menu!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • good at 300 Eat
    Heavyweight
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    As usual the food was quite good, & the service was even better. This seems to be an excellent location for a special occasion. The atmosphere is quite good also.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Restaurant Week
    Kathy
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    This is a great restaurant in the heart of Dilworth that consistently serves excellent meals. Their restaurant menu featured items from their regular menu, but portion sizes remained plentiful. The Fall salad with the port-soaked cherries and goat cheese is a winner and the guys in our party were very happy with their steak and horseradish sauce. The desserts were good, but left something to be desired when compared to the rest of the meal.
    Special Features:
    special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Frequent diners
    SHWAL
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    We visit 300 East frequently although it is a drive from where we live. It is our favorite before airport delivery and after airport pickup dining spot with our many visitors.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Lovely meal with my wife
    Dlamb5843
    Dined on 7/16/2014
    My wife and I stayed in the Dilworth area for a week and while walking around the neighborhood we saw this place. After doing a little research we figured it would be a fun place to have a date night during our stay. 300 East lived up to all the wonderful reviews and we could not have been more pleased with our meal. They seated us immediately, we had a knowledgeable and attentive waitress who was able to provide detailed explanations and answered all of our questions. The food came out in a timely manner while still being very fresh and delicious. Overall it was a great experience that was superior to the more sterile atmospheres that you find in Uptown corporate owned establishments.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great for brunch!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2006VIP
    Dined on 7/13/2014
    The menu is diverse enough to appeal to both the hard core breakfast eaters, and those of us who like the lunch part of brunch, and aren't big fans of eggs and waffles. Fun atmosphere and great service. There's a good reason why 300 East is one of the longest running Dilworth standouts.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    Great food and ambiance. Service was a little slow but wasn't a big deal for us as we were charmed by the ambiance.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • great food & prices
    kaydee728VIP
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    Came for a girlfriends brunch and it's always a good time!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • lunch
    JeffVIP
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    great lunch and atmosphere staff was very helpful and provided good suggestion---they were around just enough !
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, neighborhood gem
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    Love this place, been here several times and have never been disappointed!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Never disappoints!
    sweetpea
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    We have been going to 300 East for several years and the food as well as the service is always fantastic. I would highly recommend 300 East to anyone that has not tried it....you will NOT be disappointed.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate