Quality Inn & Suites
2351 W. Roosevelt Blvd.
Monroe, NC 28110
Phone: (704) 283-9600
Fax: (704) 289-1118
Bars & Cafes
Tumbleweeds is a sports bar, biker bar, and restaurant with a full lunch and dinner menu. Offers all day specials, a game room, 5 HD flatscreens, 11 TVs, and an outdoor patio. Open Monday through Sunday from 11 to 2 a.m.
bibi is a full service restaurant that offers affordable gourmet sandwiches, salads, soups and entrees.
Are you a connoisseur of wine? Then you definitely must visit Arooji's Wine Room. The wine bar gets its name from the owner who claims he has more than a thousand bottles in store. It's a small place with a few tables and a bar and patio seating, and truly churns out amazing Italian food and some splendid wines. Try their Rotini alla Ligure, Spaghetti al Pomodoro, Pollo Alfredo or the mouthwatering dessert—Dolci. Small events and private parties can also be organized at Arooji's. Come, join the fun!
Located in the Arboretum Shopping Center on Providence Road, Akropolis Cafe is a small, non-flashy and low-key joint. Delicious Greek assortments make up for the otherwise dull atmosphere of the place. Dig into the pita pizza, Greek chicken salad or Spanakopita—it's a taste that will have you hooked forever! The rates are nominal and the wait staff, pleasant and accommodating. Visit the place with family or friends for a fun evening out.
A visit to Applebee's Piper Station, will leave you craving for more. This versatile place has so much to offer—sandwiches, rolls, steaks, ribs, burgers, salads and much more. Each of the delicious and tempting dishes will tantalize those taste buds. Gorge on pastas, fajitas or a warm burger, the variety of drinks available will help you wash it all down. For the health freaks, this place offers special 'Weight Watchers' meals. There is so much to this place that you will surely visit it again and again.
A neighborhood restaurant open only for dinner, Rudy's serves authentic Italian fare in an atmosphere that makes you want to return. This restaurant and bar is yet another offering from the people responsible for Luisa's Brick Oven Pizzeria and Dilworth's Dolce Ristorante Italiano, and is a more casual and affordable version of Firenze, the Italian restaurant that previously occupied the space. The patio is a great place at which to savor their Italian offerings, whether something light like the calamari fritti, or the filling Ravioli all'Aragosta. There is a full wine list to complement your meal.
The Lodge: A Sportsman's Grill was established in 2009. It has a very friendly and casual atmosphere and serves delicious American cuisine. The place has a family oriented aura and is great for sports lovers. It is an inexpensive place with a wide array of dishes on the menu to relish and is a gluten-free restaurant too. The Lodge: A Sportsman's Grill also provides catering services.
The very same restaurant group that brought you the Italian and Greek inspired Ilios Noche presents you with the American diner, Big View. Known for its all day breakfasts and '70s decor, this is a restaurant every member of the family likes to dine at. The minute you walk in, your olfactory senses will be greeted by heavenly treats like the Pumpkin Baked Alaska, making you impatient for dessert time; but the meal you have before you get to the Big View Bakery section will make it well worth the wait. Some of the house favorites include the Veal and Mushroom Meatloaf and the Madeira Chicken. There are also many seafood items, burgers and sandwiches to be found on the menu. The Big View Bar is perfect for catching live sporting action or just Fantasy Football. After all that eating, you should just hope you still have space left for a Chocolate Crunch Cake or Apple Pie Milkshake!
Bonefish Grill serves fish in all possible and imaginable ways and combinations. Dining at this exceptional place is a delight. The decor is very classy and tastefully done, which compliments the spicy and sumptuous dishes served here. Enjoy a 'Pistachio Parmesan Crusted Rainbow Trout' or 'Tenderloin Portabella Picatta", wines of various varieties are offered to go with your meal. If you are not in a mood for fish try the scrumptious steaks, prepared with fresh and quality ingredients.
This specialty store not only offers a retail selection but also a bar for your convenience and comfort. This Boutique of California Wine, as it calls itself, has a wine selection covering 500 labels. And the Wine Bar offers 50 wines in 2oz and 6oz glasses. Then of course there is the wine flight that allows you to sample three different wines in one go. What's more, there is an eclectic range of small dishes to accompany your drink. So go ahead and pick the appetizer, salad, pate or cheese of your choice. Enjoy all of this in an open air ambiance, while enjoying the live entertainment that comes along.
See true Southern hospitality at Leroy Fox. The friendly service and laid-back ambiance will make you feel welcome at this restaurant and bar. Sample traditional Southern dishes like the fried chicken, pork chop, catfish, and more. They have an extensive beer and wine menu as well as a good selection of cocktails. The zucchini fries are a must-try here; they come with spicy sauce and ranch for dipping.
Block & Grinder is a charming restaurant that specializes in premium beef and organic meats. You can either stop by for a lunch or dinner, and brunch is offered every Sunday. The most popular selections include the Salem Hills Farm Braised Short Ribs and the Maple Glazed Salmon, both served with sauteed vegetables and Carolina rice. Although the restaurant is not the best place to bring a large group of people, it is quaint and perfect for a small get-together. There is even a full 20-seat bar, where you can try their well-known signature cocktails. With sleek wooden floors, plush brown booths and brick-lined walls, Block & Grinder's nice interior only adds to its already stellar list of good points.