Weathered Shells Head to Uptown Charlotte Seafood Restaurant

One of the design elements for Sea Level, our uptown charlotte seafood restaurant (opening February 5, 2016) is an exterior wall made of oyster, clam, and scallop shells mixed into the concrete.  It will greet you at our 5th Street entrance where the new patio...

From Young’s Lobster Pound to Uptown Charlotte

Our quest for the best seafood to serve to you at Sea Level in uptown Charlotte naturally includes lobster.  Time for a field trip to Belfast, Maine to visit Young's Lobster Pound. Known as the Heart of Coastal Maine, Belfast is a sleepy, seaside town on Penobscot...

Mid-October Field Trip: Charlotte to Sea Level, NC

There's something quietly unique about Sea Level, NC, otherwise known as Inspiration Point.  Even if it's a quick trip, it's so important to me that the core team dips their toes in the water there, takes in the town, meets the people, sees for themselves, experiences...

All Shook Up: The King of Sea Level

Legends don’t become legends overnight. And nothing gets handed to them. Legends are borne of hard work, sweat and commitment. Meet Elvis. Back in the day, he was sleek and slicked back, purring and crooning, admired by all. In later life, maybe not so much purring as...

Inspiration Point: Sea Level, NC

No stop lights. No gas station. Not even a church. (Culture shock having left the Queen City five hours ago). On the banks of the Core Sound, roughly 30 miles north of Beaufort. Local population is about 450 people. Sea Level is one of many tiny communities dotted...