Food and Dining
From brunch to a sandwich on the run and everything in between, Uptown Shelby offers a wonderful array of food & beverage options.
COVID-19 reminder: Restaurants & food businesses may be open at no more than 50% capacity indoors. Bars are allowed to serve outdoors with a maximum of 30% of the outdoor capacity.
Several of our businesses are participating in the statewide Count on Me NC public health initiative that empowers visitors, guests and businesses to help keep everyone safe from COVID-19. Learn more at https://countonmenc.org/.
Dragonfly Wine & Beer Market
From fine to everyday wine, craft beer, and cider, Dragonfly has it all.
Dressing On The Side Catering
Full-service catering and floral arrangements by Kathy & Lori.
El Acapulco Mexican Restaurant
Fresh, authentic Mexican cuisine and beverages.
Izzi 'Que Barbeque
Casual dining & blues restaurant with smoked entrees, craft brews, & signature cocktails.
J-Bird's Deli & Ales
Gourmet sandwiches, craft beer, good vibes.
Counter-service specializing in sub & club sandwiches.
Lafayette Street Grill & Pub
The freshest ingredients and an array of American & Thai food, come to Lafayette Street Grill & Pub (formerly Joe's Place) for delicious food & great service.
LilyBean Coffee & Creamery
A cozy coffee shop featuring fresh, micro-roasted beans and delicious specialty drinks. "Hot coffee. Cool people."
Mi Pueblito Mexican Restaurant
Delicious, authentic Mexican flavors, great live music, small town friendly service, & great prices for great value.
Newgrass Brewing Company
Belgian and hop-forward inspired brewpub. Enjoy up to 16 hand-crafted brews, local cuisine and live music.
Ni Fen Bistro
Casual New American dining emphasizing local ingredients, hand-cut steaks, & seafood.
Pfeiffer Cafe and Confections
Salads, sandwiches, soups, ice cream & more-- "So many ways to say delicious!"
Phyllis' Sweet Shop
Homemade baked goods that will remind you of your grandma's cooking!
Pleasant City Wood Fired Grille
Brick oven pizzas, sandwiches, pastas, salads, hamburgers & a full bar with 15 rotating craft brews.
A local favorite and a nationally known restaurant, Shelby Cafe's been serving Carolina comfort food since 1922.
Sweet House Bakery
A storefront bakery offering a variety of gourmet cupcakes, wedding & birthday cakes, bars, cookies, milkshakes & more.
Shelby's first uptown, members-only barroom & social club, featuring pool & darts.
Mouthwatering Greek & Italian specialties in the heart of Uptown Shelby.