Tag: north raleigh

Food & Drink, Restaurant

Zanyu Asian Noodles brings ramen to N. Raleigh

I had a chance to recently stop by the new Zanyu Asian Noodles restaurant in Raleigh’s Lafayette Village shopping center. The fast-casual noodle shop is […]

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

Casual and cozy at N. Raleigh’s new Metro Diner

If you find yourself pining for a classic homestyle breakfast, you might land at the newly-opened Metro Diner in Raleigh’s Sutton Square shopping center. The […]

Palak paneer from Godavari in N. Raleigh
Food & Drink, Restaurant

Finding Godavari in N. Raleigh

When Swad in Raleigh changed over to Godavari last year, I bookmarked it in my mind to try the new South Indian restaurant off Strickland […]

Times Square Pizza from Peri Brothers Pizza in Raleigh
Food & Drink, Restaurant

New name, same solid pizza at Raleigh’s Peri Brothers Pizza

Through its name changes and owners, Raleigh’s Peri Brothers Pizza (formerly Camos Brothers and Fuhgeddaboudit Pizza) remains a solid neighborhood pizza joint located in the […]

A half dozen assortment of Duck Donuts.
Food & Drink

Two kitchens, one top donut shop in this week’s quickfire reviews

Ni’s Asian Kitchen Imagine a Pei Wei masquerading as a local eatery. That’s basically what Ni’s Asian Kitchen is—just Asian enough with its confluence of […]

Pollo Chipotle
Food & Drink, Restaurant

ISO: pupusas at N. Raleigh’s Las Marias

When I first spotted this restaurant near my house, I was puzzled. The Mexican restaurant had recently been acquired by the hackneyed Los Tres Vaqueros, […]

Fried Chicken Sandwich
Food & Drink, Restaurant

Not your average sammie at Nashers Sandwich House in Raleigh

Rife with chain restaurants, North Raleigh has always had a dearth of good, casual restaurants. And, so when Nashers Sandwich House opened earlier this year, […]