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Mia Francesca Trattoria

Mia Francesca Trattoria, Raleigh

Mia Francesca is a spacious restaurant attached to the Renaissance Hotel, with an upscale yet rustic feel to the inside. It’s decked out with large booths and lots of rich wood, but also with lots …
Bosphorus

Bosphorus

5 out of 5 stars If you wander aimlessly away from the Cary Amtrak station in just the right direction (North on Harrison), you could easily end up at Bosphorus. And I think that would …
Pork Loin and Dumplings

Klara’s

3.5 out of 5 stars   I got to experience Klara’s on a recent jaunt over with some friends who like to try all sorts of types of food. We meet occasionally to sip wine …
L'Uva Enoteca

L’Uva Enoteca

The same folks that brought me my beloved Revolution delivered a solid Italian option in the American Tobacco Campus, L’Uva Enoteca (map). Tucked in an alcove near Saladelia and the ATC log flume is the …
Benelux Cafe

Benelux Cafe

4 out of 5 stars Whether you are just visiting Moore Square to hit some museums or want a break in one of Raleigh’s historic areas, it’s worth stopping by City Market. Benelux Cafe is …
Halgo European Deli and Grocery

Halgo European Deli and Grocery

Thinking I was lost, but then forging onwards, I found this unique deli in South Durham (right near 40). I have not really had Polish food much, so I had no idea what to try. …
Guglhuph Cafe and Patisserie

Guglhuph Cafe

5 out of 5 stars I had a bias against Guglhuph Cafe because a negative experience there the first time I went. Hubs and I stopped in on one afternoon just looking for a snack. …
Taverna Agora

Taverna Agora

The first thing you need to know about Taverna Agora is simple. Flaming cheese. Yes, or flambéed cheese, fancypants. Unfortunately I don’t have a photo of said flaming cheese while it is actually flaming. There’s …
Talia's Tuscan Table

Talia’s Tuscan Table

5/5 stars Talias is amazing!  It’s a tiny unpretentious little deli hidden away in a Boca strip mall.  We walked in not knowing what to expect but were given some samples of cheese, delicious homemade …
Coquette

Coquette Brasserie

3 out of 5 stars UPDATE: I’ve since been back to Coquette for lunch, and it was quite enjoyable. I would recommend trying Coquette for your first time at lunch, as the prices are more …
J. Betski's

J. Betski’s

4 out of 5 stars Normally when I think German food, I think grease-laden sausages and stinky sauerkraut, but J. Betski’s couldn’t be farther from that. Your European dining adventure starts out either on the …
Mediterranean Deli

Mediterranean Deli

5 out of 5 stars Looking for an affordable meal amist the yuppie eateries on Franklin Street? The authentic Mediterranean Deli is the place for you! With an immaculate selection of both vegetarian and meat …
Dominic’s NY Pizza

Dominic’s NY Pizza

5 out of 5 stars Dominic’s was just what the hungry work lunch crowd needed on a sunny Friday. Once we eyed the cheesy white pizza with ribbons of spinach and chunks of tomato, all …