Incorporated by the North Carolina State Legislature in 1879, Matthews has grown from a one square mile town with 191 residents to 14 square miles and a population over 26,000.
Matthews is the corporate headquarters for many major companies, including Family Dollar, Harris Teeter, Conbraco, Carotek, and Intelicoat. Matthews is also home to The Levine Campus of Central Piedmont Community College and the Wingate Universite Matthews Branch, providing both undergraduate and graduate degrees.
Matthews Area Neighborhoods
Matthews Area Restaurants
Azteca 9709 E. Independence Blvd. Matthews, NC 28105 704-814-9877
Beantown Tavern 130 Matthews Station Matthews, NC 704-849-2023 www.beantowntavern.com
Fontanella Italian Ristorante 10412 East Independence Blvd. Matthews, NC Phone 704-844-0103
Gado Gado 157 N. Trade St. Matthews, NC 28105 704-844-8686 www.gadogadousa.com
Greg’s Famous B-B-Q 10915 Monroe Road Matthews, NC 704-847-5035
Hops Restaurant Bar & Brewery 9950 East Independence Boulevard Matthews, NC (704) 844-8300 www.hopsrestaurants.com
Jake’s Good Eats
12721 Albemarle Rd..
Charlotte, NC 28227
New Zealand Cafe Seafood Grill & Sushi Bar
1717 Sardis Road, North, Suite 6A
Pao Brazil Bakery & Cafe
11100 E. Monroe Road
165 N. Trade St.
Matthews, NC 28105
Thai Taste Matthews
131 #1F Matthews Station St.
Matthews Area Shopping
Windsor Square Shopping Center 1814 Windsor Square Drive Matthews, NC 704-847-0225
Northeast Parkway & Matthews Pkwy