This lovely town is one where you can see glimpses of the past are celebrated and highlighted. Home to some enchanting historic homes and buildings like the Stowe Manor, Belmont Abbey College and Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens. The Downtown Belmont Historic District is a stretch filled with little shops, restaurants and local favorites.
Throughout the year, you can find all kinds of festivals and activities going on in the heart of town. The community is very active and lively here.
If you are a fan of the great outdoors, Belmont sits along the banks of the Catawba River and offers a variety of recreational activities, including those found at the U.S. National Whitewater Center.
The Bottle Tree • Global
What the foodies order • Smoked Duck Breast
102 Davis Street $$-$$$
Nellie's Southern Kitchen • Southern
What the foodies order • Free Bird
36 North Main St. $$
Cherubs Cafe • Deli
What the foodies order • East End Salad
6600 Wilkinson Blvd. • 704.825.4161 $
Estia's Kouzina • Greek
What the foodies order • Grilled Octopus with Athenian Salad
609 N. Main St. • 704.825.7005 $
Heirloom Restaurant • Southern Fusion
What the foodies order • Porkchop
33 Glenway St. • 704.829.8232 $$-$$$
The String Bean • American
What the foodies order • Bistro Burger
106 N. Main St • 704.825.3636 $-$$