Raleigh is already known to be one of the best cities in the country! Not only are we rated a top city to live in, but there are so many unique and local restaurants to enjoy throughout the triangle while taking in the sights Raleigh has to offer! Check out some of these must-try restaurants down below!


Hawthorne and Wood

3140 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Sunday-Thursday from 5:00-9:00

Friday and Saturday from 5:00-10:00


Enjoy delicious local and global cuisine in a classy and sophisticated setting at Hawthorne and Wood! You can view a list of their extensive menu here


Mama Crow’s Burger and Salad Shop

500 E Davie St STE 116, Raleigh, NC 27601

7 Days a week from 11:00-9:00


Located inside Transfer Co. Food Hall in Downtown Raleigh, you can enjoy this incredible American restaurant! From different styles of burgers to fresh topped salads, there is something for you to enjoy at Mama Crow’s. Click here to view their menu!


Cape Fear Seafood Company

832 Spring Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27609

Sunday-Thursday from 11:00-9:00

Friday and Saturday from 11:00-10:00


Ths fresh local eatery is perfect for a lunch or dinner occasion! This highly recognized restaurant offers many American seafood dishes made from fresh, local ingredients. You can view their menu here!


Mason’s Famous Lobster Rolls

4121 Main at North Hills St Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27609

7 days a week from 11:00-9:00


This local restaurant combines cuisine with creativity! Enjoy an array of lobster rolls and other lobster-based dishes for lunch or dinner! You can view all that this local eatery has to offer here!


The Kitchen Table at Relish

5629 Creedmoor Rd, Raleigh, NC 27612


This restaurant takes the dining experience to a whole new level. While waiting for your delicious meals to prepare, you, your family, and friends can enjoy the board games around your table to keep you occupied and entertained. Take a look at their full menu here!


Lime and Lemon

105 Friendly Dr #101, Raleigh, NC 27607

Tuesday-Sunday from 11:30-2:30 & 5:30-10:00


Lime and Lemon is the perfect Indian Grill that offers an immersive dining experience with an array of delicious entree choices from their menu. Check out their full menu here!



101 Two Hills Rd, #140, Carrboro, NC 27510

Tuesday-Saturday from 4:00-9:00


This Romanian inspired pizzeria is one of the first of its kind in the south! Here you have a variety of flavors and styles to choose from. You can check out Coronato’s menu here!



620 N Person St, Raleigh, NC 27604

Tuesday-Saturday from 5:00-10:00


This quaint french bistro is the perfect date night experience! Enjoy a meal inside or out on the rooftop. You can take a look at their delicious cuisines here!


Aunt Betty’s Gin and Absinthe Bar

411 W Morgan St, Raleigh, NC 27603

Tuesday-Thursday from 4:00-1:00

Friday and Saturday from 4:00-2:00

Sunday from 1:00-11:00


Located inside Morgan Street Food Hall in downtown Raleigh, you can enjoy all this traditional Irish and American gin bar has to offer! You can take a look at their menu here!


Tin Roof Raleigh

300 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603

Monday-Friday from 4:00-2:00

Saturday and Sunday from 11:00-2:00


Tin Roof is the perfect place for lunch, dinner, or a night out on the town! Enjoy delicious food and drinks with entertainment of live music. Visit their website to check out their calendar and to check out their menu here!


Wye Hill Kitchen and Brewing

201 S Boylan Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603

Monday-Thursday from 4:00-9:30

Friday from 11:30-10:30

Saturday from 10:00-2:30 & 4:00-10:30

Sunday 10:00-2:30 & 4:00-8:30


This local eatery not only provides an amazing menu, but serene views of the Raleigh skyline! Here you can enjoy specialty drinks and amazing chef driven bar food. You can check out their menu here!