During any trip back to campus, alums and their families are encouraged to enjoy the many restaurants and businesses in and around Davidson. The list below is updated often as vendors and hours change, so check back often for updates.

For additional assistance with lodging, activities, restaurants and more, check out the many resources provided by Visit Lake Norman.

And, don't miss this list of 10 things to see, do and eat on a three-block stroll through Davidson.

American

Barrel & Fork (Cornelius)
20517 N Main Street
Fri.- Mon. Closed;
Tues.-Thurs. 5-9 p.m.;
Fri.- Sat. 5 - 10 p.m.;
Sun. Open for brunch only starting 10/3/21;
Mon. Closed

Brickhouse Tavern
210 Delburg Street
Casual dining. Pizza, pasta, salads.
Mon.- Sun. 11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Clean Juice
605 Jetton Street
Mon. - Fri. 7 a.m.-8 p.m.;
Sat 8 a.m.-8 p.m.;
Sun 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Davidson Ice House
416 S Main Street
Casual dining. Lettuce, grain, or rice bowls
Mon. - Thurs. 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.;
Fri. 11 a.m. - 9p.m.; Sat. 12 p.m.- 9p.m.;
Sunday - Closed

Flatiron Kitchen + Taphouse
215 S Main Street
Fine dining. Pasta, beef, chicken, seafood.
Mon.-Tues. Closed;
Weds.-Thurs. 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., 5 p.m.-9 p.m.;
Fri.- Sat.  11 a.m.- 3 p.m., 5 p.m.-10 p.m.;
Sun. 11 a.m.- 3 p.m., 5 p.m.-9 p.m.

Hello, Sailor (Cornelius)
20210 Henderson Rd
Seafood, sandwiches, burgers.
Mon.-Tues. - Closed;
Weds. - Sun. 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Kindred
131 N Main Street
Fine dining. Eclectic.
Tues.-Sat. 5 p.m. -10 p.m.;
Closed Sunday & Monday

The Crazy Pig
402 S Main Street
Casual dining. BBQ, drinks
Sun.-Mon. - Closed.;
Tues. - Sat. 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

The Soda Shop
104 S Main Street
Casual dining. Burgers, fries, shakes.
Mon.-Thurs. 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.;
Fri.-Sun. 8 a.m.- 8 p.m.

North Harbor Club
100-D North Harbor Place
Fine dining. Seafood, pasta, steak.
Sun.-Thurs. 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.;
Fri.-Sat.  11 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Restaurant X
408 S Main Street
Casual. International (Irish, English) cuisine.
Sun.-Tues. Closed;
Weds.-Thurs. 5 p.m.-9 p.m.;                                                                                            
Fri.- Sat. 5 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Asian

Sabi Asian Bistro
130 Harbour Place Drive
Casual dining. Sushi, Asian bistro.
Sun.-Thurs. 11 a.m. -  10 p.m.;
Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Daniel San (Cornelius)
20822 N Main Street
Mon. Closed;
Tues.- Thurs. 11 a.m.-2 p.m., 5- 8:30 p.m.;
Fri.  11 a.m.-2 p.m., 5- 9:30 p.m.;
Sat. Sun. 5- 8:30 p.m.

Beer & Wine Shops

Davidson Wine Co.
121 Depot Street
Wine tastings, retail.
Mon. Closed;
Tues.-Wed. 4 - 9 p.m.;

Thus.- Fri. 2 - 10 p.m.;
Sat. Noon - 10 p.m.;

Sun. Noon - 5 p.m.

Lake Norman Cottage
200-G North Harbor Place
Wine tastings, retail.
Mon.-Sat. 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.;
Sun. Noon - 5 p.m.

Breakfast

The Egg at Davidson
231 Griffith Street
Casual. Classic breakfast, lunch.
Mon.-Sat. 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.;
Sun. 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. (breakfast only)

Famous Toastery
101 North Main Street
Casual. Omelets, pancakes, sandwiches, salads.
Open daily 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Coffeehouses

77 Grounds Coffee                                                                                                         
605 Jetton Street Suite B                                                                                                         
Mon.-Fri. 7 a.m.-6 p.m.;
Sat. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.;                                                                                                           
Sun. 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Good Drip Coffee
108 S Main Street, Suite A (Upstairs)
Coffee and light fare.
Mon. -Thurs.  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.;                                                                                         
Fri.-Sat. 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.;                                                                                                   
Sun. 12 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Summit Coffee
128 South Main Street
Coffee, beer & wine, light fare.
Mon.-Tues. 6 a.m.- 8 p.m.;
Weds.- Fri. 6 a.m. -10 p.m.;

Sat. 7 a.m. -10 p.m.;
Sun. 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Summit Coffee - Campus Location
120 Patterson Court Circle
Coffee, beer & wine, light fare.
Mon.- Tues. 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.;
Weds 8 a.m.- 9:30 p.m.;
Thurs. 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.;
Fri. 8 a.m.- 8 p.m.;
Sat.- Sun. 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Delis & Bakeries

Subway
130 Harbour Place Drive
Fast food. Sandwiches.                                                                                                
Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.;
Sat.- Sun. Closed.

The Pickled Peach
202 S Main Street
Casual. Sandwiches, soups & salads.
Tues.-Sun. 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Desserts & Ice Cream

Ben & Jerry's
202 S Main Street
Sun.-Thurs. 12 -  9 p.m.;
Fri. 12- 10 p.m.;
Sat. 11 a.m.- 10 p.m.

Davidson Chocolate Co.
610 Jetton Street, Suite 150                                                                                       
Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.;                                                                                               
Sun.- Mon. Closed

Jilly's
316 S Main Street   
Custom sweets.                                                                                 
Mon., Wed., Fri. and Sat. 4 - 9 p.m.;
Tues. and Thurs. Closed                                                                                          

Whit's Frozen Custard
428 S Main Street
Mon. - Sun. 12 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Two Scoops Creamery LKN                                                                                         
119 Landings Dr #104                                                                                                   
Sun.-Thurs. 11 a.m.- 9 p.m.;                                                                                           
Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Carolina Cones (Cornelius)                                                                                                           
2
0801 N Main Street                                                                                                         
O
pen daily 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Indian Food

Masala Mastee
107 N Main Street #101
Mon.- Weds. 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m., 5- 9:30 p.m.;
T
ues. 5 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Italian/Pizza

Il Bosco
127 Depot Street
Fine dining. Pasta, seafood, soups & salads.
Mon.-Sat. 5 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.;
Sun.- Closed

Davidson Pizza Company
300 Mock Road
Dine-in or take out. Pizza, wings, salads. 
Tues.-Thurs. 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.; 
Fri.-Sat. 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.;
Sun. 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Mandolino's Artisan Pizza 
208 S Main Street
Sun.- Thurs. 4 a.m. - 9 p.m.;
Fri.- Sat. 4a.m. - 10 p.m.

Mexican

Carrburritos
445 S Main Street
Casual. Burritos, tacos, margaritas.
Sun.-Mon. Closed;
Tues. - Thurs. 11:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.;                                                                             
F
ri.- Sat. 11:30 a.m. - 9p.m.

Mestizo
121 N Main Street
Casual. Contemporary.                                                                                                 
M
on. Closed;               
Tues.-Thurs. 11 a.m.- 2:30 p.m., 5- 9:30 p.m.;                                                               
Fri.- Sat.. 11 a.m.- 10 p.m.;
                                                                                             
S
un. 11 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Sabor Latin Street Grill                                                                                                  
624 Jetton St                                                                                                               
Mon.-Sun. 11 a.m.- 9 p.m.