If you love the thick aroma of cigars wafting through the air while you dine, relax or enjoy some live entertainment, then a cigar bar is just what you need.  With North Carolina laws in place that prohibit most indoor smoking, we’re thankful that there are a few places left in Greater Raleigh where you can light up a beautifully crafted cigar.

Amra’s in downtown Raleigh is a cigar bar with the sophistication of a 1930s jazz bar.  This lounge delivers comfort, class and an extensive selection of quality cigars to pair with your cocktail, spirit or beer.  The knowledgeable staff at Amra’s is ready and willing to help you select your next cigar. 

There’s nothing like a fine cigar over a tender, juicy steak.  There are several topnotch steakhouses in the area where you can do just that.  Angus Barn offers and extensive list of premium cigars from their walk-in humidor, including brands such as Arturo Fuente, Savinelli, Ashton, and La Gloria Cubana.  You can also find your favorite cigars at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse in Cary and North Hills and Sullivan’s Steakhouse in downtown Raleigh.

Cigar lovers from all around also flock to Empire Cigars and Havana Deluxe in Raleigh, both of which are cigar-friendly favorites.  The next time you’re in town and looking for a quality cigar, visit one of these bars or view our comprehensive list.  Enjoy!