The 10 Best Tattoo Parlors in North Carolina!

Tattoos—they’re a big decision. And it doesn’t matter if you’ve got a mural inked on your back or if you’ve never been under the gun before, it’s important to choose only the best. For expert artistry and a comfortable atmosphere, check out the 10 best tattoo parlors in North Carolina. 

1. Canvas Tattoos, Charlotte, NC

Canvas Tattoos has been servicing the tattoo loving public since 2015. Staffed with the best artists and creating a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere, Canvas Tattoos' is dedicated to giving you a beautiful piece of art, a personalized experience, and excellent customer service. 

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2. Seventh Sin Tattoo Company, Charlotte, NC

Seventh Sin Tattoo Company understands the uniqueness of tattoos and works with customers to create perfect tattoos that suit your needs. Some of the area’s most respected tattoo artists can be found at Seventh Sin. 

3. Fu’s Custom Tattoos, Charlotte, NC

Fu’s Custom Tattoos draws its name from an ancient deity, not a course retort. At Fu’s you’ll find a variety of tattoo artists eager to combine their creativity and artistry with your vision. The shop first opened in 2001 and has since become an important part of Charlotte’s art scene, even boasting a gallery.

4. American Tattoo Society, Fayetteville, NC

American Tattoo Society offers both female and male tattoo artists. The well-staffed parlor offers professionals able to help inform you about all things tattoo as well as artists and support staff to keep you comfortable. In addition to a full-time staff, American Tattoo Society regularly hosts tattoo artists from all over the globe.

5. Blue Flame Tattoo, Raleigh, NC

Originally opened in 1998, Blue Flame Tattoo is a hip space to get inked. For the past 20 years, Blue Flame has been offering cash only custom tattoos to the greater Raleigh area and earning praise from tattoo aficionados everywhere.

6. Phoenix Tattoo Studio, Raleigh, NC

Phoenix Tattoo Studio prefers you pay cash for your custom ink. The small staff has been inking at the shop for a decade, with many artists having longer experience. The female-owned shop offers artists that specialize in a particular form of inkwork to best serve customer needs.

7. Warlock’s Tattoo, Raleigh, NC

As the oldest tattoo parlor in Raleigh, Warlock’s is a favorite, winning local renown for the custom work of the artists. Specializing in custom works, Warlock’s boasts over a century of experience amongst its well-trained staff of professionals.

8. Victory Blvd Tattoo, Asheville, NC

Victory Blvd Brings California’s famous 70s tattoo scene to Asheville. Named after a local tattoo artist’s California home, Victory Blvd includes both male and female tattoo artists that celebrate classic Americana style tattoos—and a variety of others as well. 

9. Sacred Lotus Tattoo, Asheville, NC

Sacred Lotus Tattoo is an award-winning tattoo parlor with award-winning artists. Both female and male tattoo artists specialize in different artistry to create stunning designs for each client. You can choose from a stunning array of designs or opt for a custom creation or even get an old tattoo covered and reimagined.

10. Evolution Ink, Fayetteville, NC

With a large crew of tattoo artists, Evolution Ink offers tattoos in every imaginable style. Evolution Ink also specializes in coverup art, to help transform old tattoos into something to be proud of again. Many locals and local celebrities hit Evolution Ink anytime they want a fresh tattoo.

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