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You’ve fed your soul. Time for your stomach. Browse our collection of just a few of the inspiring restaurants located within walking distance of The Mint Museum.


Taste of the Mint

An Appetizing Restaurant and Museum Experience

 Taste of the Mint as featured on NC Weekend


Culinary arts blend with the Mint Museum Uptown for an appetizing cultural experience. Explore a food tasting tour with small plate and drink pairings at remarkable restaurants near the Mint. Halcyon, Flavors from the Earth and other culinary partners offer different food and drink experiences sure to tempt taste buds and behind-the-scenes insights. Afterward, unwind with a one-hour exploration of the arts led by a Mint expert who will provide insight on the American, Contemporary, and Craft + Design collections along with special limited-engagement exhibitions.

Approximate Length of Experience: 2.5 hours
Minimum/Maximum Number of Participants: 10 – 25
Availability: Available by reservation on Wednesdays, and Thursdays between 2 - 5 p.m., and occasionally scheduled on the museum's Happenings calendar
Cost: $45 per person ($35 for Mint members)
Phone: 704.337.2018



Halcyon, Flavors from the Earth

Brought to you by Something Classic Catering & Cafes.

The Mint Museum Uptown is proud to serve as home to Halcyon, Flavors from the Earth voted Best New Restaurant in Charlotte by the Charlotte Observer. Halcyon, Flavors from the Earth is a celebration of artisanal farms, dairies, and wineries from the Carolinas and beyond... a true seasonal dining experience. Enjoy the “farm-house chic” atmosphere of this exciting culinary destination. Mint Museum members benefit from a 10% discount on their bill every visit.


Tuesday – Saturday 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Sunday 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Closed Monday

Click to their website or click here to make reservations.