Central

Lexington Barbecue

Lexington Barbecue attracts barbecue pilgrims from across the state and even further.

Central

Little Richard’s Barbecue

The pure Lexington-style barbecue served at this laid-back and comfortable restaurant keeps Forsyth County residents coming back for their barbecue fix.

Central

Stamey’s Old Fashioned Barbecue

The real monument to Stamey is not the restaurant, but the pit building, which is by far the largest and best equipped in the state.

Dining

Wilber’s Barbecue

Wilber Shirley is committed to the tradition of cooking whole hogs entirely over hardwood coals.

Dining

The Muffin Man

Andy Montero built his Elizabeth City restaurant on baskets of pastries.

Dining

Wax Paper Wrapper

Rip it open, and find a familiar fried pie from Winston-Salem.

August 2012

Sweet Spoonfuls

Ice cream from Mooresville packs a Southern summer into every pint.

August 2012

Candlelight Nights

For 11 years, a fancy French restaurant gave Selma a selling point.

Dining

Hot Dog Hour

A club in Raleigh meets once a month to experiment with its favorite food.