Tag: downtown raleigh

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, Restaurant

An urban Italian oasis at Raleigh’s Mulino Kitchen and Bar

What once was Babylon in downtown Raleigh has recently transformed into Mulino Kitchen and Bar, a rebranding that has changed the space from a Moroccan […]

Food & Drink, Restaurant

Tepid tonkotsu ramen at Raleigh’s Sono

Sweater weather is finally upon us, and my husband and I find ourselves craving a bowl of ramen. We truck into downtown Raleigh and plant […]

Raleigh Raw Jalapeno Citrus smoothie
Food & Drink

First sip at Raleigh Raw

Spotted outside the door of Raleigh Raw on E. Hargett Street: a chalkboard sign with an illustrated pokéball from Pokémon Go, advertising its selection of […]

Food & Drink, Restaurant

8 tasty foods that I’d love to see in a Raleigh food hall

Television host, author, cooking show judge, jiu-jitsu aficionado, and all-around Renaissance man Anthony Bourdain recently released the preliminary sketches for his upcoming New York City […]

Upscale restaurant J.Alexander's will open a new location in Raleigh's Crabtree Commons.
Food & Drink

Raleigh and Durham restaurants to get hyped about in 2016

2016 will bring a host of new restaurants to the Raleigh and Durham dining scene. Here’s a look ahead to a few of the places […]

Essays, Food & Drink

No more diversity in Ral-eigh

I recently came across a Yelp review about a popular Raleigh eatery from Esther L. from New York City that amused me: “This James Beard […]

Shoyu ramen at Sono in downtown Raleigh
Food & Drink, Restaurant

Ramen at Raleigh’s Sono is worth slurping

The noodle soup cravings start hitting around this time of the year. It’s freezing outside and you’re pining after something warm. Or, anything to fight […]