From Our Editors
A well-known fast food spot in Indian Trail, Sonic on Independence Blvd is the ideal location for fabulous fast food and tasty burgers. It's a local favorite for guests that want outstanding food.
Defined by its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when the Carolina weather is nice. There's no particular required attire, so feel free to dress comfortably. Also, though the prices may be low, you can bank on the ingredients being fresh. In fact, you should certainly be able to enjoy a good meal for nine or ten bucks, and can probably get in and out for just a Lincoln if you try.
There really is something for everyone, with gluten-free options, as well as low-fat and vegetarian items on the robust menu. Plus, if you're searching for the perfect spot for a family gathering (or a birthday meal), it's rated as a nice local option for big groups and families with children. If you're in a hurry, the restaurant even has a convenient drive-thru window and its menu is well-suited for grabbing food on the run.
One of the better fast-food chains in the area, Sonic is often referenced as "America's Drive-In" for good reason. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby.