Artisan Restaurant is Now Open for Lunch!

By: The Art Institutes

October 16, 2012

Why settle for lukewarm mystery meat, last night’s leftovers, or a microwave dinner, when you can enjoy a delicious, freshly prepared bistro-style lunch?

Artisan Restaurant, the student-run dining lab at The International Culinary School at The Art Institute of Charlotte, a campus of South University, is now open for lunch. This quarter, students are cooking up three course lunches featuring Caravelle Pasta, Pan Roasted Baucom’s Best Chicken Breast, Popcorn Crusted Scallops, and Braised Hickory Nut Gap Beef Short Ribs.

The restaurant is open to the public Monday through Thursday, 11:30am – 1pm. Although reservations aren’t required, you can reserve your spot or obtain additional information by calling 704.357.5900.

Artisan Restaurant is located at 2110 Water Ridge Parkway, Charlotte, NC, 28217.
Hours and menu change quarterly. 

This one-of-a-kind eatery offers students a unique combination of real-world experience and instructional content. Under the supervision of Chef Mark Martin and an experienced and credentialed faculty of chef instructors, students create mouth-watering dishes in the kitchen and run all aspects of the dining room. From food ordering and preparation to guest seating and serving, Artisan is a complete instructional environment for students that offers a quality dining experience to its patrons.

The Art Institute of Charlotte, a campus of South University, is part of The Art Institutes (, a system of more than 50 schools located throughout North America. The Art Institutes schools provide an important source of education for design, media arts, fashion and culinary professionals. Several institutions of The Art Institutes system are campuses of South University or Argosy University. See for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

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By: The Art Institutes

October 16, 2012