Visit us at The String Bean and discover our brand of southern cuisine and original recipes, all served in a warm, comfortable environment. 

Regulars love our creative appetizers we call “bites”, burgers and salads, as well as the pizzas we call “pies”. Entrees are just as varied and include daily specials. Top it off with a great wine that will not break the bank or one of our many tasty craft beers.

Whatever your fancy we look forward to seeing you soon at The String Bean soon.

The String Bean
106 N. Main Street
Belmont, NC 28012

Locally grown since 2008
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The String Bean wins fourth consecutive Wine Spectator award

This one is hot off the press. The String Bean has just won its fourth consecutive Wine Spectator award, The 2016 Best of Award of Excellence. It is truly an honor to be recognized by this beacon for our industry, and the award is recognition of the hard work our team does to provide a wine selection with vintages from throughout the world available at a variety of price points.

The String Bean will soon add another location in Shelby

We are pleased to announce that The String Bean will be opening a new location in the heart of Uptown Shelby across from the Earl Scruggs Center. We are in the midst of renovating a 15,000 square foot building that will include a market and dining on the main level and event dining space on the second floor. The new location is expected to open by Spring 2017.

10 Catawba a great venue for events

Located right around the corner from The String Bean is our sister venue, 10 Catawba, a historic building recently refurbished with three great venues. Originally home to an auto showroom, the 10 Catawba building provides a charming and versatile setting for special events in addition to offering a Bourbon, wine, dessert bar – Bar 10. Book your next special event, business or personal at 10 Catawba.

A wide array of original dishes

Have you tried our thick sliced “Green Monster” green tomatoes? How about our BBQ egg rolls? We’re always cooking up specials at The String Bean, and here you can create your own special selecting from an array of meat and seafood preparations. See menu.

Been to our market?

Certified Angus Beef, fresh seafood delivered daily, exquisite cheeses, and pastas are just a few of the items offered. A great wine and beer selection is another great part of the market, and we’re here to help you with just the right choice. Learn More.

Planning an event?

Contact our catering team and we will prepare a menu specially tailored for your needs. Catering and special events are labors of love for our team at String Bean, and we would love to work with you. Inquire Now.

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The String Bean

Winner of 4 Wine Spectator awards for excellence, enjoyed by the President of the United States at a local appearance at Freightliner and frequented by patrons we call friends, both local and out of town, The String Bean is one of those places that we hope sticks with you and brings you back time and time again.