Dining Out

NC Chefs Make the Cut as James Beard Award Semifinalists

NC Chefs Make the Cut as James Beard Award Semifinalists

On February 19, 2014, the James Beard Foundation announced their Restaurant and Chef Award semifinalists which includes several NC chefs and restaurants among the list! Why does that matter? Because winning a James Beard Award is comparable to winning a Grammy or Oscar but only for the food and beverage industry. North Carolina appears in […]

Around the World in 90 Minutes

Around the World in 90 Minutes

For those of you with an adventurous palette and a love of downtown Raleigh, treat yourself to a nice dinner out at bu•ku. Located on the corner of East Davie and Wilmington Streets, this global street food eatery will make your taste buds dance with flavors from around the world. Both their lunch and dinner […]

Now That’s a Meatball!

Now That’s a Meatball!

By Joni Grana Last night I was joined by friends and family for dinner at a new spot in town, Oak City Meatball Shoppe. Located on East Davie Street, half a block up from Calavera (which happens to have the same owner). We were warmly greeted from behind the bar that stretched the entire width […]

Where to Be this New Year’s Eve!

Where to Be this New Year’s Eve!

2014 is sure to be brought in with a bang when the acorn drops at midnight on December 31st in downtown Raleigh. If you are looking for ideas on what’s happening downtown, look no further than First Night Raleigh’s complete schedule! They have some amazing events planned including a Children’s Celebration from 2-6pm, live performances […]

A Cup or Three at Sola Coffee Cafe

A Cup or Three at Sola Coffee Cafe

Yes, this is a cup of tea. No, you did not read the title of this article incorrectly. Sola Coffee Cafe is situated in the Greystone Village Shopping Center, this stand alone cafe may have simple surroundings but inside you will immediately feel at home. They have transformed an old bank building into comfortable seating areas with welcoming […]

RH this Weekend: November 15-17th

RH this Weekend: November 15-17th

Its going to be a nice weekend in Raleigh and we are so excited to get out and share with you what’s happening! Check out some of this weekend’s events below: Friday: 2013 Fall Dance Concert Where: Titmus Theatre, 2241 Dunn Ave.Raleigh, NC 27695 What: A showcase of choreographic works and movement studies that explore nine different […]

RH This Weekend: Time to Explore

RH This Weekend: Time to Explore

We love the brisk weekend mornings and sunny afternoons of these November weekends! Its a great time to get out and enjoy the changing colors around the City of Oaks and stay warm with some fun activities around town.

Sweet Treats: Sugarland

Sweet Treats: Sugarland

Most of us wake up in the morning thinking about what you have to get done that day, start your routine and then it’s time to sleep and start it all over again. It is important for us to take a step back and give ourselves a break to enjoy the simple things, like cupcakes! 

Brunch

Let’s Do Brunch!

Breakfast may be the most important meal of the day, but brunch is something that Raleigh restaurants have really elevated over the years turning this mid-morning meal into a weekend “to-do”.