Category - Dining & Drinks

Weekends are meant to be brunched on! Time spent with family and friends over stacks of blueberry pancakes or the perfect eggs Benedict should be cherished—in the Raleigh area, it is. We get asked about brunch spots all the time, so we've put together this list of some of the area's...
Passionate local chefs, brewers and creative types have teamed up to guide the Raleigh area through a foodie resurgence in recent years, bringing you delicious, unique and approachable culinary experiences. Save these dates (and come hungry!) Cary Downtown Farmers Market Spring Festival March 23
Roll call! Who's up for beer festivals, outdoor concerts, food truck rodeos, special arts exhibits and more? We've got big plans this spring—join us for good weather and good times in Raleigh, N.C.! Edge-of-your-seats, winner-take-all action The NHL's Carolina Hurricanes,...
Raleigh’s food scene? It’s thriving. Evolving. More diverse than ever, thanks to tasty endeavors from a community that’s passionate about good eats and drinks. Just some of the recent accolades: One of America’s hottest food cities (Zagat); one of the most underrated food...
High-flying rides and deep-fried pies—the 155th annual N.C. State Fair returns to Raleigh, Oct. 12-22! The N.C. State Fair announced more than 50 new sweets, treats and over-the-top concoctions for foodies to look forward to in 2023. Hot foods, messy foods, loaded-to-the-max foods, foods we...
When it comes to food and drinks, the Raleigh area is home to some of the best-kept secret eateries dishing out and serving up some truly awesome experiences. Be sure to add these hidden gems to your travel list. Steve's Place A blue-collar deli counter and hot dog joint, Steve's Place is...
It's been a sizzling first half of 2023 for great new food in the Raleigh area, for BBQ spots to sandwich shops and more. We have 10 new places—a range of unique concepts—to help find new favorites and expand your horizons for your next night on the town. Let's dig in! Madre...
Consumer habits have changed over the last several of years. As a wave of support for diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives has swept through the U.S. following high-profile protests demanding fair, equal and better treatment of individuals of color, the desire of both locals and visitors to
Foodies—are you ready? One of the year's most anticipated restaurant openings has arrived in Raleigh, N.C.! Il Falò, an upscale restaurant offering wood-fired Italian cuisine in a gorgeous, modern dining room, is now open at the new Westin Raleigh-Durham Airport (just a few minutes...