Every now and then you stumble upon a restaurant that is a great value, very casual, very unpretentious and very ethnic.
Pio Pio Restaurant in Charlotte serves authentic Peruvian, Colombian, Spanish & Latin American cuisine in a uniquely decorated setting. Pio Pio has colorfully hand painted Columbian artwork which creates a vibrant setting.
Located in Charlotte in the Dilworth area, the specialties here are rotisserie chicken, marinated in a special Peruvian sauce - El pollo mas rico - delicious tasting chicken, and french fries with sliced sausage. The chicken is moist, tender and flavorful and accompanied by rice and beans, a large salad of sliced tomatoes, cucumbers, avocado, and lettuce with a delicate vinaigrette dressing. Enjoy a side of tostones - fried green platains with a garlic dipping sauce and maduros, sweet bananas. An appetizer of ceviche is fish with corn on the cob, sweet potato and white potato in a zesty lemon sauce.
Our Fresh Chopped Salad served with fresh avocado is sure to please your pallet. Serving fresh fish entrees like Tilapia and Red Snapper with authentic Colombian and Peruvian spices will make your dining experience an authentic one. If it's Vegetarian food you crave, try our tasty Vegetarian platter. Your dinner won't be complete without some of our homemade Red Sangria, made fresh in house. A full beer and wine list is also available. This Latin American restaurant serving Peruvian, Colombian and Spanish dishes will impress you with it's quaint atmosphere and will excite your taste buds.
Pio Pio Restaurant offers full catering. Please call us for catering details at 704.379.1911.