Grilled Cheese, a classic comfort food so delicious it has its own day dedicated to it. Today we want to wish you a happy National Grilled Cheese Day by giving you our list of the top 5 places worth a visit.
1. Papi Queso
Everyone loves a good food truck and the fact that Charlotte has a food truck dedicated to a universally loved sandwich? Even better. You can often find Papi Queso at Food Truck Friday, but for a mid week craving just look them up on twitter to find their location! Enjoy a classic grilled cheese or branch out and try their grilled cheese sandwich with a twist either way you can’t go wrong.
2. Pikes Old fashioned Soda Shop
The classic grilled cheese sandwich deserves a classic home, take a trip back in time at Pike’s Old Fashioned Soda Shop. Raving fans praise their grilled cheeses and state that it is cooked to perfection. As if that’s not reason enough to stop here immediately they also have incredible milkshakes that made an appearance in the Jack Black film Shallow Hal.
Pinky’s is one of my favorite restaurants in Charlotte when I’m looking for a quick but delicious bite. It has a funky atmosphere that translates into amazing food that even attracted Food Network star, Guy Fieri in his hit show Diners, Drive ins and Dives. There’s a lot of delicious items on the menu to choose from but what attracted me was their pimento grilled cheese. Words don’t do this sandwich justice, this sandwich is loaded with melt in your mouth pimento cheese so good that only ordering one is a crime, and even better it’s all at an affordable price!
4. Orrman’s Cheese Shop
If you are the type to follow gold stars and raving reviews then look no further, this is the spot for you. Orrman’s is a beloved cheese shop located in 7th Street market where all cheese lovers find nirvana. Take a bite of their delicious grilled cheese and pair it with their amazing tomato soup the classic pair will transport you back to your childhood.
Another restaurant featured on Diners, Drive ins, and Dives this place has become not only a local favorite but a tourist favorite as well. There is no age limit for their delicious sandwich both kids and adults will fall in love. Once you try this delicious smoky grilled cheese you will understand what all the fuss is about.