Gastonia Dining

Fueled By Southern Flavors

The Esquire Hotel is your destination for exquisite dining and exceptional experiences. Savor delightful creations at Barrister's, where our culinary team crafts mouthwatering dishes designed to please your palate. With a backdrop of sophistication and warm hospitality, Barrister's offers an exceptional dining experience that will make your visit to The Esquire Hotel truly memorable.

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Hours of Operation
Monday - Thursday 9:00AM - 2:00PM & 5:00PM - 9:00PM
Friday - Saturday 9:00AM - 2:00PM & 5:00PM - 10:00PM

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, we offer approachable, ingredient-driven cuisine that is thoughtfully sourced from artisan producers and rooted in Southern Appalachian history. Dine at butcher block tables set beneath a soaring 20-foot ceiling, savoring Southern-inspired comfort food.

Corkage Fee $15
Outside Dessert Fee $3 per person with a minimum of $25

All parties of 8 or more guest are subject to 20% added gratuity.
Barrister's is available for private events which may interrupt our typical dining schedule.

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