Welcome to SouthPark
Stunning, centrally-located residential neighborhood is a big draw for shoppers
Located on the edge of Charlotte, this large neighborhood is filled with 1.8 million square feet of retail and restaurants. Situated just six miles south of Uptown, this primarily residential community is considered one of the largest business districts in Charlotte with an estimated 40,000 employees.
Close to 18,000 residents live here full time, but guests often visit for a little retail therapy at Louis Vuitton, Tiffany, and other high-end retailers located in the town’s eponymous shopping mall.
You’ll find stately homes with perfectly manicured lawns and luxury apartments with ample amenities. Posh bars, French cafes, casual sushi spots, and brick-oven pizza joints round out the food offerings in SouthPark.
What to Love
- Filled with retail and restaurants
- Massive homes and luxury apartments
- Considered one of the busiest business districts in Charlotte
People & Lifestyle
Families are drawn to this affluent community, but many young singles also choose this area for its luxe, amenity-laden residences and proximity to trendy retail spots and restaurants.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
Stylish eateries abound in SouthPark. Local favorites include Café Monte French Bakery and Bistro
, where you’ll find delicious specialties like smoked ham and egg crêpes, hot beignets, and steak and eggs, Bulla Gastrobar
, a fun casual gathering place inspired by the most popular tapas restaurants in Spain, and Renaissance Patisserie
, a specialty bakery crafting customized cakes for all occasions, plus cookies, eclairs, and other sweets.
Things to Do
Shopping is the main form of entertainment in SouthPark. The most frequented retail hotspot is SouthPark Mall
, an upscale shopping mall featuring over 100 designer stores, but other shopping districts include Morrocroft Village and Phillips Place.
At Symphony Park, a beautiful, man-made park wedged into the SouthPark Mall property, musical shows are hosted during warm weather months.