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D’VINE WINE CAFE
14815 John J. Delaney Dr., #240, 704/369-5050, www.dvinewinecafe.com
HOURS: Mon.-Thurs. 4 P.M.-midnight, Fri. 4 P.M.-1 A.M., Sat. 11 A.M.-1 A.M.
D’Vine has a few claims to fame: It has the only outdoor sofas in all of Ballantyne Village, and is the only retail wine store in the area. Those facts aside, it’s just a great place to enjoy a glass of wine.
The cafe serves up over 32 different wines by the glass and offers 25 specialty beers (complimented by small bites). Special events and tastings introduce customers to new wines. There is often live entertainment on the weekend.
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