Category - Dining & Drinks

The Best Guided Tours to Take in Raleigh, N.C.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 4pm by visitRaleigh

One of the best ways to discover Raleigh, N.C. , is with one of the fun and fascinating guided tours available in the area. Sample scrumptious cuisine and delicious brews, gain a little insider knowledge from savvy locals, explore the arts or just head out for tons of fun. A great guided tour can be

Raleigh, N.C.'s Coziest Coffee Shops

Wednesday, November 07, 2018, 11am by visitRaleigh

When the weather cools down, is there anything cozier than putting on your favorite thrift store sweater and settling in with a book and warm drink at a quaint coffee shop? The Raleigh area has a variety of coffee shops to try this season, each with its own flair, both in the drinks and atmosphere.
It's safe to say that the Raleigh area 's food scene is thriving. Passionate mind and James Beard Award-winning chef Ashley Christensen was named national Chef of the Year by Eater ; Garland co-owner and chef Cheetie Kumar just earned a raving piece in The New York Times ; and Morgan...
Update (Oct. 10, 2018, 4pm): The N.C. State Fair opening date has been postponed to Oct. 12 due to Hurricane Michael. More info High-flying rides and deep-fried pies—the N.C. State Fair is back in Raleigh, N.C.! The 151st annual N.C. State Fair, in town Oct. 12-21, adds 25+ new foods to the
It's no surprise that the origins of fried chicken can be traced to the South. In the Raleigh area you'll find some version of it on seemingly every street corner—usually paired with biscuits, barbecue, beer and more. Here's a roundup of some of our go-to spots for a crispy,...

Six New Restaurants in Raleigh, N.C.

Wednesday, August 08, 2018, 4pm by Kristen Baughman

From food halls to street food, cocktails to coffee, here’s everything you need to know about six of the best new restaurants in the City of Oaks! Ready to try them all? Go, go, go! Morgan Street Food Hall Now open in downtown Raleigh , Morgan Street Food Hall, measuring 22,000 square feet...