The Ballantyne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Charlotte

Dining

Stimulate your appetite with American-inspired dining and drinks. The Ballantyne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Charlotte harnesses the charm and tradition of North Carolina with breezy balcony seating and carefully curated cuisine.The Ryal, our lobby bar Inspired by a medieval Scottish coin called the Rose Noble, The Ryal evokes a timeless with al fresco tables on a pillared, modern-style porch. Step inside for one of the largest whiskey collections in the Carolinas at Gallery Bar. The dining room is outfitted with world-class paintings from Awaken Gallery. Coffered ceilings with carved wooden panels, ornate crown molding above exhibit-worthy wall art, our restaurant elevates classic American cuisine. Indulge in tastefully plated scallops or a succulent steak with fresh seasonal accompaniments. Fine dining is never hard to find at The Ballantyne with our light bites at the spa or seasonal outdoor pool. Treasure our afternoon tea or 24-hour in-room dining service after a long day exploring the Queen City.

Gallery Restaurant

Gallery Restaurant

American

Gallery features Southern American-style cuisine crafted with fresh local ingredients from Charlotte-area providers. The restaurant decor showcases artwork provided by Awaken Art Gallery.

Mon-Thu
7:00 AM-11:00 AM,11:00 AM-5:00 PM,5:00 PM-10:00 PM
Fri
7:00 AM-11:00 AM,11:00 AM-5:00 PM,5:00 PM-10:30 PM
Sat
7:00 AM-3:00 PM,5:00 PM-10:30 PM
Sun
7:00 AM-3:00 PM,5:00 PM-10:00 PM

Gallery Bar at Gallery Restaurant

American

Gallery Bar offers an inviting setting for lunch and dinner. Open daily, the bar offers an extensive wine, single malt Scotch, whiskey and cocktail selection. Monthly tastings and seasonal al fresco dining add to the experience.

On-Site Dining
Long dining table with chairs in a private room.
Private Dining

Gallery Restaurant offers a private dining room that accommodates 16 guests for events daily. Choose from our Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, or Chef’s signature three course and four course dinner menus. The private dining room has a warm environment perfect for socializing or networking. Seasonal holiday menus are available. Sun-Thu: 7:00 AM-10:00 PM | Fri & Sat 7:00 AM- 10:30 PM

Spa dining room with large windows, seating areas.
Spa Dining

The Spa features a special menu with healthy options, salad, wraps and snacks with service in the spa dining room. Guests can place their orders upon check-in at The Spa; a 45-minute advance notice is recommended.

Lobby countertop bar, multiple seating areas.
The Ryal

The Ryal, located in the lobby offers an inviting indoor and outdoor setting with lovely resort views and was inspired by the rare Scottish gold coin the Rose Noble. Enjoy craft cocktails and a curated Whiskey collection. Hours are 5:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. Thursday - Saturday 5:00-9:00 PM (Ryal is temporarily closed)

Afternoon Tea

Experience The Ballantyne’s take on classic teas offered in England’s finest tea houses with a Southern flair. Royal Afternoon Tea: Enhance your tea experience by upgrading to the Royal Afternoon Tea. This offering includes all of the traditional Afternoon Tea offerings with the added bonus of a glass of sparkling wine. Afternoon Tea is available Saturdays, and Sundays, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Plate of French toast, glass of mimosa, cup of coffee.
Experience Afternoon Tea at The Ballantyne
  • AFTERNOON TEA - 45
  • Experience The Ballantyne’s take on classic teas offered in England’s finest tea houses with a Southern flair. Enjoy a variety of tea blends from Rare Tea Company, the official tea of the Royal Family. Savor traditional tea sandwiches made from the freshest, local ingredients. Indulge your sweet tooth with The Ballantyne’s selection of sweets, including French macarons and delicately constructed tarts and gourmet cakes. The Ballantyne’s fluffy scones topped with seasonal curd and jam are the perfect way to enjoy an authentic tea experience.
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  • ROYAL AFTERNOON TEA - 60
  • Enhance your tea experience by upgrading to the Royal Afternoon Tea. This offering includes all of the traditional Afternoon Tea offerings with the added bonus of a glass of sparking wine.

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