Raleigh Restaurants

Best Restaurants in Raleigh

Winner: Bida Manda
We were in Raleigh for one night and we wanted to try something different than what we could get at home and we found it at Bida Manda! The service from...

Best Restaurants in Raleigh

Best BBQ Restaurants in Raleigh

Winner: Big Mikes BBQ Food Truck
One day I forgot my lunch, and life was pretty much over. I didn't want to eat at the nearby Denny's, and I definitely did not want to brave the terrible...

Best BBQ Restaurants in Raleigh

Best Buffets in Raleigh

Winner: Dharani Express
My friend and I came here for dinner on a Saturday night and were seated right away. We were planning to go out for ice cream later, so rather than each...

Best Buffets in Raleigh

Best Cafes in Raleigh

Winner: Brewerks Cafe & Bakery
Brewerks is walking distance from our house and they serve coffee and carbs so you ALREADY KNOW ya girl's a fan. I love the peaceful little nook and the...

Best Cafes in Raleigh

Best Cheesesteaks in Raleigh

Winner: Jessica's Food Truck
Came across this food truck at Lynwood Brewing Concern. Had some of their fries, chicken fingers and a hot dog. Everything was delicious tasting 'comfort...

Best Cheesesteaks in Raleigh

Best Delis in Raleigh

Winner: Carroll's Kitchen
Such a good place to eat. Counter-service only, which is a plus in my book. DTR has plenty of sit-down places that just add to the cost of what should be a...

Best Delis in Raleigh

Best Diners in Raleigh

Winner: Metro Diner
Love this place. Cool diner atmosphere and great breakfast items. Think IHOP and Waffle House but modern and without the scuzzy 24 hour feel (no judgement...

Best Diners in Raleigh

Best Food Trucks in Raleigh

Winner: Lunches San Luis
I think everyone knows I am a fan(-atic) for some down-home authentic Mexican foods. How authentic? Do you know buche? cesina? cabeza? or tripa? So what can...

Best Food Trucks in Raleigh

Best Gastropubs in Raleigh

Winner: Burger Bach
The food is really good, but the 5 stars is definitely for the service! The bar staff, oyster shuckers, and wait staff go above and beyond the service at...

Best Gastropubs in Raleigh

Best Greek Restaurant in Raleigh

Winner: Alexander's Mediterranean Cuisine
Like some of the other reviewers, we had shied away from this place based on the location. We had a misconception of the restaurant based on the fact that...

Best Greek Restaurant in Raleigh

Best Hot Dogs in Raleigh

Winner: The Cardinal Bar
Yes. Just go. This place is amazing. It is a very chill environment with great staff. The pepperoncini shots are a great adventure to embark on too. But...

Best Hot Dogs in Raleigh

Best Japanese Restaurant in Raleigh

Winner: Ajisai Japanese Fusion
We were trying to find a good sushi place to go to in Raleigh and this one popped up on yelp. We were seated immediately outside. The chairs all have...

Best Japanese Restaurant in Raleigh

Best Mediterranean Restaurant in Raleigh

Winner: Neomonde Mediterranean Raleigh
4.5 out 5 but I rounded up because the food was so good. I came here for lunch today and got the falafel pita pocket platter, with sides being black bean...

Best Mediterranean Restaurant in Raleigh

Best Mexican Food in Raleigh

Winner: Salt & Lime Cabo Grill
I came here for lunch recently. Great food! I had a burrito bowl that was delicious. I love the queso rice. We split a queso to start, which was very...

Best Mexican Food in Raleigh

Best Middle Eastern Food in Raleigh

Winner: Neomonde Mediterranean Raleigh
4.5 out 5 but I rounded up because the food was so good. I came here for lunch today and got the falafel pita pocket platter, with sides being black bean...

Best Middle Eastern Food in Raleigh