Cork & Ale
A wine bar, taproom, and restaurant located in Waxhaw, NC.
Tacos & Tunes Tuesdays
Join us for Tacos & Tunes every Tuesday with the incomparable Scoot Pittman. Serving a different taco special every Tuesday along with house favorites. Music starts at 7pm.
Music with Michael Wednesdays
introducing Michael Carlson and his unique brand to Waxhaw every Wednesday. Music starts at 7pm.
Monthly Wine Tastings & Dinners
See details below...
Meadowcroft Wine Tasting Dinner
with Special Guest Owner, Winemaker Tom Meadowcroft
4 Courses / 4 Wines
June 6th, 6pm
$69.95 per person
Limited seating available, call or email to reserve your spot today!
Chicken skewers over a greek salad, topped with tzatziki sauce, red onion, feta cheese, tomatoes, olives & cucumbers
2021 Meadowcroft Chardonnay
Manhattan style clam chowder
2019 Meadowcroft Anderson Valley Pinot Noir
Seared ahi tuna served over arugula with a soy & ginger sauce
2021 Meadowcroft Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir
Slow roasted prime rib served with house made potato salad
2018 Meadowcroft Cabernet Sauvignon
Tuesday - 11:30am - 10:00pm (food service until 9:00pm)
Wednesday 11:30am - 10:00pm (food service until 9:00pm)
Thursday 11:30am - 10:00pm (food service until 9:00pm)
Friday 11:30am - 11:00pm (food service until 9:00pm)
Saturday 11:30am - 11:00pm (food service until 9:00pm)
Sunday 10:00am - 3:30pm (food service until 3:30pm)
Monday - CLOSED
Craft Beer on Tap & Bottle Shop
When It Comes to Our Drinks, We Ain’t
They say variety is the spice of life.
The team at Cork & Ale takes special care to have new choices on tap every week.
Just the right cold one
We’ve turned the search for the
perfect beer into an art form. Scouring local, national, and international brewers for only the best. It's not easy to make our list.
Enjoy the many choices
Cork & Ale assembles to stock your fridge. IPAs, Stouts, Sours, Ciders, Ales, Ambers, Pilsners, Lagers, you name it. We may even have beer made only by monks if you are feeling you need a little heavenly intervention as you sip from a
Glass, Bottle, Case
Wine by the glass
Benjamin Franklin was
a smart guy. As he said...."The
discovery of a wine is of greater moment than the discovery of a constellation.
The universe is too full of stars."
Enjoy our ever-changing
Wine by the bottle
Say goodbye to grocery store wine roulette. Even with over 300 wines to choose from, we hand-pick every single one so you can take home the very best.
Stock the cellar
We take our wine partnerships
seriously. Enjoy the unique flavors
of France, Italy, New Zealand, Austria, California as you explore wines from around the world. Mainstream to boutique
selections allows us to keep your
cellar stocked just right.
Get to Know Us
Cork & Ale is a place to commemorate historical Waxhaw while looking ahead to its vibrant future. Located across from Waxhaw's historic bridge and train tracks, our interesting history does not stop at our doorstep, as we are in the first building to serve alcohol in Waxhaw.
Come see us and you'll find an extensive collection of hand-selected fine wines by the glass and bottle, a craft beer bottle-shop and taproom, and delicious dishes, from small plates to entrées. We take pride in treating every guest as a valued member of our family.
Cork & Ale
Good Food. Good people. Good times.