Category - Food

Food

Happy + Hale

Happy + Hale is an awesome café that started out with a tricycle and a golf cart before evolving into the two brick and mortar stores that now exist in Raleigh and Durham. Happy + Hale is a...

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Bar Virgile

Bar Virgile was an unexpected delight. Located in Downtown Durham, the restaurant features a dining room that feels like a 1920’s speakeasy with old-school leather booths and exposed brick walls...

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Bida Manda

Bida Manda is a beautiful restaurant in downtown Raleigh, right beside the Pour House, that celebrates Lao cuisine. Last week I was delighted to finally book a reservation and sit down and experience...

Food Outings

Bulldega

Bulldega opened recently in Downtown Durham across from city hall. It’s reminiscent of a bodega or market that can be found in Manhattan with red brick walls, stained concrete floors and an aged...

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Loving Lucia

At the suggestion of one of our readers, Isaac and I headed to downtown Durham to check out Lucia, a gorgeous Italian restaurant that opened last September in the old Pop’s Pizza space in West...

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Tupelo Honey Cafe

I finally made it to the Tupelo Honey Cafe and it was worth every penny. The cafe is located across from Cameron Village in Raleigh- I am sure you have heard about it own way or another as I have...

Food Outings

Veni, Vidi, Vici? Videri.

After brunch with the family the other day, Isaac found ourselves wandering around Raleigh checking out new shops while we still had the babysitter on the clock. We went around a corner into the...

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Gocciolina

During one of my latest carb-binging episodes, my inner soul compelled me to get PASTA! My first thought was, “Where’s an Olive Garden?” Did I think of it because of the “authentic Italian”...