Dining


Doughnuts: Where The Locals Go

Where do the locals say you should grab delicious doughnuts in North Carolina? We highlight three popular spots that...

Brushy Mountain Smokehouse & Creamery

Smoked barbecue is paired with homemade ice cream at this Wilkes County restaurant.

Casey’s Soul Food Restaurant in Wilmington

At Casey’s Buffet, down-home comfort comes by the plateful.

Sunni Sky’s Homemade Ice Cream in Angier

An ice cream parlor in Angier offers more than 100 flavors.

Parker’s Barbecue in Wilson

Once, there was an inn and even an oyster house, but it’s the barbecue at Parker’s that has endured.

Merritt’s Store and Grill in Chapel Hill

You might wait 45 minutes for a B.L.T. at Merritt’s Store and Grill in Chapel Hill. But trust us,...

Royal Café & Creperie

Alexis Botero and her mother, Elena Mizrahi, bring delicious crepes to downtown Matthews, just outside of Charlotte.

Down by the River

From a warehouse that stored roots and herbs, to a store that sold fertilizer, to the present-day restaurant, this...

Daily. Special.

The bean-and-bacon soup is legendary. The banana splits are delicious. Although only seven restaurants exist in the state now,...