Irregardless Cafe

  • Address: 901 W. Morgan St., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Phone: 919.833.8898


An icon of the Triangle’s live music scene since 1975, Irregardless’ stage features over 200 of the finest local musicians and touring ensembles. The ‘small-club’ atmosphere and comfortable ambiance is intimate – the audience can literally reach out and touch the performers.

The stage hosts an eclectic mix of Jazz – Latin, New Orleans, Swing, Cuban – Traditional & Bluegrass offerings, as well as R&B, Fusion, Soul and World Music. Newly redecorated with LED lighting, draperies and up-graded sound system, the nightly live musical fare energizes and entertains.

Week-nights, musical ensembles perform from 6:30 – 9:30 or 10 pm with Shows beginning after 8:30 pm. Saturday night’s NIGHT LIFE features two SHOWS 9pm – 10:15pm and 10:45pm – 12 midnight – showcasing inspiring Jazz Ensembles.

The full bar offers local beers, unique fine wines and rousing cocktails – classic mixed drinks, contemporary favorites and Irregardless originals. The Cafe’s award winning ‘Farm to Table’ menu is served ’til 9:30 pm week nights and on weekends til at least 10 pm. The NIGHT LIFE menu features eclectic and tasty small bites.