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The World Famous Open Kitchen turns 60!

The World Famous Open Kitchen turns 60!

If you grew up in Charlotte or know someone who has, chances are, they have a soft spot in their heart for FreeMoreWest member  Open Kitchen, who recently celebrated 60 years!! Happy Birthday! They were here in the beginning before it became trendy FreeMoreWest. Still today while people flock to the hot new restaurants, its common to see the parking lot completely full on a Saturday (or Wednesday!) night. People just keep coming back for the variety of menu items and quaint decor, while I'm pretty sure kids are happy to come back because of the bear on the high wire.

Open Kitchen: Still Going Strong After 60 Years

The Charlotte Observer recently did a really nice piece on Open Kitchen's diamond anniversary and the Kokenes family who run it. Congratulations from all of us at FreeMoreWest!

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