National poké chain Pokéworks will serve poke bowls and burritos in Durham’s One City Center. The new skyscraper is scheduled to open in downtown Durham this year. Another Pokéworks is planned for Raleigh.
On National French Fry Day, celebrate America’s favorite snack, fries. Handcut fries, waffle fries, crinkle cut fries, the world loves fried potatoes. Here’s the argument for crinkle cut fries being the best.
The Morgan Street Food Hall in downtown Raleigh announced it would delay its opening from July 23 to August. The announcement follows a media preview this week. Morgan Street is one of four food hall projects opening in the Triangle.
Downtown Cary will be home to the new brewery Cotton House Craft Brewers. At first the beer will be made in Fayetteville’s Dirtbag Ales brewery, but move to Cary in 2019. The new Triangle brewery will open as a taphouse in summer 2018.
Phoebe Lawless' acclaimed Durham Scratch bakery was robbed after someone threw a rock through a window. Lawless, the owner, is a multiple James Beard Award semifinalist. The thief took petty cash, but left other valuables.
The World Cup 2018 semifinal game of England and Croatia is July 11, 2018. The winner will take on France in the World Cup Final Sunday on Fox. Here's the guide to watching the World Cup games in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill.
There’s a reason Community Cafe’s prices are so low. Former participants at the rehab told Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting that many of the menu items were purchased with their food stamps.
Some restaurant owners in downtown Raleigh are frustrated after the Raleigh City Council recently changed its outdoor dining ordinance again in May. The rules were established after a lengthy and public debate in 2015 and 2016.
Alcohol sales before noon on Sundays could come soon to rural Johnston County. Commissioners will hold a hearing Monday, July 9, 2018, on allowing sales as early as 10 a.m. Sundays in unincorporated areas.
Spanky's in Chapel Hill closed in March after 40 years on Franklin Street. It reopened in June as Lula's, a fried chicken restaurant. Spanky's was a longtime spot for UNC students during Tar Heel basketball and football games.
Timing is important when visiting Breakaway Cafe in Chapel Hill. Depending on when you go, you might have breakfast, lunch or dinner. Menus feature pasture-raised meats and local produce, including a strong vegetarian offering.
For 26 years, Durham chef Scott Howell lived his dream of owning and running a restaurant, the acclaimed fine dining Nana's. At the end of the month, Howell, an eight-time James Beard Award semifinalist, says he will close his flagship restaurant.