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Charlotte Observer

Lake Norman has a lot to offer

What to eat, drink and do in Lake Norman

For some of the best pizza and burgers you’ll find in the Charlotte area, head to Merino Mill in Mooresville and dine at Alino Pizzeria, and Barcelona Burger and Beer Garden.

September 2017


Scallion Pancake

The Barcelona Burger and Beer Garden was opened in Mooresville in May of 2017 by Michal Bay, who also owns the wildly popular Aliño Pizzeria, which is located right next door. Basically, Bay is going to have all of your food desires covered in one square block. 

August 2017

Charlotte Agenda

The Barcelona Burger & Beer Garden is now open in Mooresville

You’ve got another reason to make the 25-mile hike north to Mooresville for a meal.

June 2017


Charlotte Observer

Our 6 favorite burgers 

in Charlotte (wait, make it 7)

Great burgers are one of Charlotte’s best things: We’ve got hometown burgers that beat the buns off fast-food chains.

June 2017

Mooresville Citizen

Happiness, umami forces behind new eatery

“Food brings people together,” Bay said. “When I look around and I see people laughing and smiling, it brings me a lot of happiness.

June 2017

CLT Eats

CLT Eats

Other entrees include rotisserie chicken seasoned with herbs, available by the quarter, half or whole. Choose from favorite side dishes such as sweet potato fries, onion rings, fried pickles, and roasted vegetables. 

June 2017