Dining

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Diamond Dining

This isn’t your usual ballpark fare. It’s a culinary curveball. So toss the peanuts; you don’t need ’em at Five County Stadium near Zebulon.

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Hot Dog Heaven: Jones Cafe

What makes these hot dogs so sublime? The secret’s been passed down generation after generation at Jones Cafe in Clayton.
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Full Moon Oyster Bar

If you seek oysters in Clemmons or Southern Pines, you’ll likely find friends, too.
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The New Southern-Latino Table Cookbook

It’s bold and spicy, and it tells the story of a cookbook author’s life in two cultures.

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Recipes from Beaufort Grocery Company

How an old grocery store and a couple’s special sandwich launched an esteemed restaurant.
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The Inland Seafood Shack

Think a city chef can’t satisfy your craving for coastal seafood? Meet Ricky Moore of Saltbox Seafood Joint in Durham.

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Pitmaster, Mark Little talks with guests at Bibs BBQ in Winston

Bib’s Downtown

Mark Little won’t debate east versus west. He cooks neither style of barbecue. Is this pitmaster igniting a revolution in Winston-Salem?

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Britt’s Donut Shop: 75 Years of Making Doughnuts & Memories

Britt’s Donut Shop has become a mandatory stop for many Carolina Beach visitors. Julie Thomson explores its delicious legacy, fan club, and commemorative book.

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Q&A with Wendy and Charles Park of Beaufort Grocery Company

Our State discusses Beaufort, local ingredients, and culinary inspiration with Wendy and Charles Park from Beaufort Grocery Company.
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Bum’s Restaurant

The Dennis family doesn’t brag about its barbecue. Woodsmoke wafting through downtown Ayden is glory enough.

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