Food and Drink in Gastonia, NC
Local and regional cuisine usually defines an area and Gastonia is no different. Residents and visitors can enjoy a variety of restaurants in Gastonia and the surrounding region, some featuring local flavors and farm-to-table recipes as well as wines and beers from around the State of North Carolina.
North Carolina may be known for its world-famous barbeque – and there is wide variety of can’t-miss barbeque joints around Gaston County. But foodies of all stripes can find a growing offering of restaurants to suit their tastes in Gaston County. Signature Steaks
What is a fish camp? You’ll see signs for fish camps throughout Gaston County, and newcomers might be confused at first. But stop by and you’ll discover that a fish camp is simply a restaurant where large servings of fried fish are served – a popular dining tradition in North Carolina’s Piedmont. One popular fish camp is Twin Tops in Gastonia, with a dining room as big as a bowling alley and rows and rows of deep-fat fryers. Customers are served huge portions of the freshest fish, any way they want it served.