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Find ultimate contentment at Raleigh’s Crawford and Son

Admittedly, I walk into the doors of Raleigh’s Crawford and Son with guarded skepticism. I walk out of the restaurant ninety minutes later like I […]

Pizza La Stella's Italian Stallion pizza
Food & Drink, Restaurant

Pizza La Stella: glints of good Neapolitan pizza in DT Raleigh

The owners of Raleigh’s Pizza La Stella recently announced that they would take over the renovated space that recently housed Hillsborough Street’s H Street Kitchen […]

Food & Drink

Hot temps call for ice cream at Two Roosters Ice Cream in Raleigh

From camper to storefront, Two Roosters Ice Cream has found a new permanent home in a North Raleigh brick-and-mortar location, nestled next to craft beer […]

Food & Drink, Restaurant

J. Alexander’s in Raleigh: a chain above the rest

I’ll admit: J. Alexander’s in Raleigh surprised me—in a good way. I’m one of those diners that have an annoying, inherent bias against chain restaurants. […]

Food & Drink, Travel

Sunny Point Café: a bright spot in West Asheville

Asheville’s Sunny Point Café seems to encapsulate everything that is Asheville: local, laid-back, friendly, dog-friendly and eccentric. Its good reputation feeds its immense popularity and thus […]

Food & Drink, Restaurant, Travel

Rocky’s Hot Chicken Shack: some like it hot in West Asheville

Ever since Nashville hot chicken institutions like Prince’s Hot Chicken started garnering national press coverage, I’ve been curious about the spicy food and its allure. Is […]

Food & Drink, Restaurant

Durham’s Hong Kong Restaurant: the area’s dim sum stalwart

A little backstory: I used to regularly visit Hong Kong Restaurant in Durham for dim sum on the weekends with my family, including my grandparents, […]

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Kung Fu Tea: the latest spot in Cary to get your bubble tea fix

Bubble tea lovers, rejoice! You now have a new spot to get your bubble tea fix in Cary at the newly-opened Kung Fu Tea located […]

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Sunday brunch at Standard Foods in Raleigh

The thought of Sunday brunch makes me occasionally wince. Can I stomach another subpar version of a country breakfast? Am I in the mood for […]