Rusty Rudder in Cornelius, North Carolina, was established in May of 2002. Aaron Paul and Brian Johnson met a long time ago in Charlotte and wanted to open a restaurant together. They were lucky enough to get the prime time location for Rusty Rudder. In the summertime, everyone knows that Rusty Rudder is the place to be. Right on the marina, they offer public docking and overnight parking. Catch some live music at Rusty Rudder Wednesday through Sunday, starting at 4:00 pm. Customers love listing to tiki music, 80ís music, country, and blues. Sometimes Rusty Rudder hosts Simplify and Blue Monday. They play music that everyone can groove to. Rusty Rudder offers a menu that is a step above bar food. Laid back and casual, customers love the burgers, tacos, and anything seafood. As a restaurant on the lake, they specialize in seafood. Try the crab legs, crab cakes, salmon, and shrimp. The new chef, Antonio Hayward, recently stepped up Rusty Rudderís food game. ìHe has been amazing for the place so far,î explained Adam Moren, the general manager. Rusty Rudder offers everything you can imagine to drink. Along with a full inside bar and an outside tiki bar, they have a large variety of frozen drinks, including Pina Coladas, Strawberry Daiquiris, and Frozen Mules, a frozen Moscow Mule. There are 16 beers on tap that range from three to five dollars. A focal point to the area for the last fifteen years, join Rusty Rudder for lunch, dinner, or late night seven days a week and enjoy the view!
20210 Henderson Rd
Cornelius, NC 28031