Eat at any Charlotte Chipotle on August 3 or 4 and save the receipt. Go back during tax-free weekend -- that's Aug. 6-8 -- and present the receipt and you'll get a free burrito, salad, order of tacos or bowl.
Tapas to tacos, foie gras to fries, Helen Schwab has written about food in and around Charlotte for more than 20 years. Her related experience includes traveling (pizza in Naples to pizza in New York), waitressing (she understands about tipping from both sides), journalism (a B.S. from Northwestern University), and cooking at home, the less said about which the better.