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Restaurants in Charlotte – Pike’s Old Fashioned Soda Shop

Restaurants in Charlotte - Pike's Old Fashioned Soda Shop

Living in Guatemala the last thing my kids know about is American Soda Shops. When I heard about Pike’s Old Fashioned Soda Shop, I made it a top priority stop for my kids and I.

Restaurants in Charlotte – Pike’s Old Fashioned Soda Shop

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I’m a huge fan of old fashioned anything. And it’s been years since I’ve visited a typical, 50’s style soda shop in the US too.

And what is the #1 thing you get at soda shops?

Milk Shakes!

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And, let me tell you, Pike’s did not disappoint.

Want to make a milkshake at home but don’t have a blender? No problem, find out how to make milkshakes without a blender here.

The kids menu is thorough with tons to choose from.

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And the adults menu you get to chose your main meal and sides. I can almost survive on sides alone, but I got one of their top dishes: Honey Pecan Fried Chicken. Yummmmm.

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Since Charlotte is a city that you need to have a car to get around, we rented from the Enterprise in Pineville, Charlotte.

Information for Visiting Pike’s Old Fashioned Soda Shop

Address: 1930 Camden Rd., #2001, Charlotte, NC 28203,

Phone: 704-372-0092,

Hours: 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM Monday through Thursday. and until 10:00 PM on Fridays and Saturdays. Brunch Buffet on Sundays from 8:00 AM till 2:00 PM

  • The place is decorated with marble counters, a soda fountain, craftsman made stools and booths, stainless steel. It is meant to resemble classic diners.
  • It serves freshly prepared salads, sandwiches, burgers, and homestyle cooking accompanied with milkshakes, sundaes and banana splits.
  • Portions of the popular 2001 movie “Shallow Hal” were filmed at Pike’s.

Take a look at this post to learn more about all the fun places to visit in Charlotte.

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