Wondering where to find the best cocktail bars near you?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top cocktail bars in Charlotte, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to satisfy your cravings.
1. Good Food on Montford
Topping the list is Good Food on Montford. Located at 1701 Montford Drive in South Park, the cocktail bar and New American spot, which offers tapas and more, is the highest rated cocktail bar in Charlotte, boasting 4.5 stars out of 700 reviews on Yelp.
Next up is NoDa's Haberdish, situated at 3106 N. Davidson St. With 4.5 stars out of 692 reviews on Yelp, the cocktail bar and Southern spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. The Cellar at Duckworth's
First Ward's The Cellar at Duckworth's, located at 330 N. Tryon St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the gastropub and cocktail bar 4.5 stars out of 465 reviews.
4. Sea Level NC
Over in First Ward, check out Sea Level NC, which has earned four stars out of 487 reviews on Yelp. You can find the cocktail bar, which offers seafood and more, at 129 E. Fifth St.
5. Chima Steakhouse
And then there's Chima Steakhouse, an Uptown Charlotte favorite with four stars out of 480 reviews. Stop by 139 S. Tryon St. to hit up the steakhouse, cocktail bar and Brazilian spot next time you're in the mood.