The stories behind three celebrated cake-makers and pie-bakers of Asheville, Barco, and Durham.
Krispy Kreme was born in Winston-Salem, but its popularity — and the siren call of that glowing sign — has spread around the globe.
At Big Oak Drive-In, find the beachy lunch of your dreams: barbecue, burgers, fried seafood, and the real star of this walk-up window — the shrimpburger.
Sunny days taste best when served in a cone. As you travel throughout North Carolina, use our guide to find some of the state’s most delicious ice cream.
A doughnut shop of humble beginnings, Duck Donuts has become a beloved destination for every Outer Banks visitor in need of a good sugar rush.
All across central North Carolina, the Piedmont is serving up fresh, local dishes at some of the best farm-to-table restaurants in the state.
July’s extreme heat calls for extreme measures in the form of giant banana splits, artful honeysuckle sorbet, and more. Cool off with one of these tasty, unexpected treats.
At a restaurant influenced by jazz and a father’s legacy, comfort food brings Rocky Mount together.
A handful of drugstores in North Carolina still offer this timeless service: a lunch counter with a sweet remedy for the heat of summer.