The Top 4 Healthy Organic Restaurants in Belmont, NC

Located about 13 miles west of Charlotte and 9 miles east of Gastonia, Belmont is one of those picturesque Southern destinations filled with historical homes, nostalgic streetlamps, and brick sidewalks.

Belmont also has its fair share of recommended restaurants. Our team vets the healthiest restaurants all across the country, and we’re excited to announce our Top 4 picks in Belmont, North Carolina:

Honeycomb Café

31 North Main Street
Belmont, North Carolina 28012

Open for breakfast and lunch, the Honeycomb Café offers hearty breakfast fare such as their Rise and Shine (egg whites scrambled with green onions, avocado and tomatoes, served with a cup of fresh fruit and choice of toast); Avocado Toast (wheat toast topped with avocado spread, 2 poached eggs and balsamic glaze); and lunch specials like Bee’s Deluxe (seared chicken breast with mixed greens, tomatoes, bacon and spicy aioli on a brioche bun).


33 Glenway Street
Belmont, North Carolina 28012

This farm-to-fork restaurants offers a signature six course tasting menu that rotates daily as they highlight our local farms and food purveyors. They can accommodate the tasting menu to suit most dietary restrictions and allergies. Please note these in your reservation. Reservations are required 24 hours in advance for tasting menus and encouraged for all diners.

Sample menu items may include: Ginger Miso Salad (cabbage, arugula, shaved apple and pears, dried cranberries, herbs); Blistered Shishito Peppers (ginger, garlic, scallion, soy reduction, togarashi); Steamed East Coast Fish (glazed squash, bok-choy, house-made kimchi, yuzu sauce); Curry & Arancini (house curry sauce, stewed seasonal vegetables, potato, arancini); Harmony Ridge Farms Duck Breast (local greens, carrot puree, puffed farro, house pickle, orange sauce); and much more.

The Bottle Tree

102 Davis Street
Belmont, North Carolina 28012

Open for Brunch and Dinner, the Bottle Tree’s Brunch menu features items such as Fried Egg Banh Mi (pan-fried Neese’s livermush or smoked tofu on French baguette with spicy mayo, potatoes and pickled veggies) and Breakfast Chilaquiles (fried tortillas, chipotle sauce, queso, onion, fried egg, potatoes).

The dinner menu features small plates like Turkish Lamb Kofte (sorghum muhammara, tahini sauce, fried onion, pistachios, buttermilk naan); Pumpkin Hummus (buttermilk naan, goat cheese, roasted heirloom blend, chermoula) and Large Plates like their Lebanese Moussaka (layers of eggplant, sweet potatoes, mushrooms, sea island peas, bechamel, feta); Seared Scallops & Shrimp Paella Negre (Carolina gold rice, saffron aioli, roasted red bell peppers); Smoked Tandoori Half Chicken (Fideo biryani, carrot raita, apricots); and more.

I Love Juice Bar

6425 Wilkinson Boulevard
Belmont, North Carolina 28012

Stop in for your favorite smoothies, juices, bowls, wellness shots, coffees and milks, soups and bites. Try their Cappuccino (almond milk, cognitive coffee powder, almond butter, hemp seeds, banana and Himalayan pink salt); Pineapple Cake Bowl (coconut milk, apple juice, banana, pineapple, protein powder, avocado, and a hint of maca powder, topped with granola, almond butter, strawberries, blueberries, bananas, hemp seeds and local honey); Organic Lentil & Chickpea (lentils, chickpeas and tomatoes simmered in a herbed stock with select vegetables); Fire Roasted Veggies (carrots, green beans, zucchini and yellow squash, onions, red bell peppers, corn, diced tomatoes, and roasted red peppers); and more.

The Top 4 Healthy Organic Restaurants in Belmont, NC

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