The cost of everything in our economy is sky rocketing. From gas to groceries to purchasing a new home or renting, the mere thought of eating out can cause a strain on your brain and wallet; however, there are restaurants that do exists in Charlotte where you can eat for around $10, that do not include fast food! Below are five that I think you should consider and checkout.
Little Village Grill #2 is a low-key Greek restaurant located at 901 East 4th Street. They also have a location downtown that is closed temporarily. Everything on their menu is $8.97 or less. The lamb and beef gyro is sounding mighty tasty good!
Tacos El Nevado is the real deal, authentic Mexican spot with 2 locations at 4715 Central Ave. and 4640 South Blvd. Many of the dishes originate from Oaxaca, a state and city in Mexico that is known for its food. Menu prices range but you can get a variety of Tacos for $3. Check out the Thursday special where tacos are $2.25 and you can pair with a Michelada for $6.
Chex Grill & Wings has become a go-to wing spot for the Charlotte area since opening in 2014 with nine locations and more than 35 flavors. Their locations consist of Uptown, Freedom Drive, The Plaza, Sardis Road, Concord, University, Davis Lake, Gastonia, Mt. Holly and Pineville. Menu prices range but you can get an array of items from salads to wings for $10 or less.
JJ’s Red Hots is a hot dog joint that serves what they believe are the best hot dogs on the planet. They have 3 locations in Charlotte in the Dilworth, Uptown, and Ballantyne area. JJ’s best-selling dog is smothered in chili, slaw, diced onions and yellow mustard for $4.99. And they have veggie dogs, too.
Skrimp Shack has multiple locations nation. The Charlotte location has 2 locations at 8328 Pineville-Matthews Rd., Ste. 301 and 3718-A Central Ave. They are known for providing food and experiences that help their guests to experience a little slice of vacation in the midst of a busy and often stressful life! They offer a variety of healthy portion sized sandwiches like their fish sandwiches and Hot Chicken sandwich, all under $10.