North Carolina


So Hot, in Cary

by Rory 11 days ago

So Hot serves Chinese hotpot and I confess I haven't been there yet, but my students from the PRC rave about it and have been there 3 times and still are not sated. The place is crowded so you need...

Wilber's In Goldboro, NC Shutdown

by burgeoningfoodie 8 days ago

So anyone who knows about the Eastern part of the NC BBQ Trail or Eastern NC BBQ in general probably knows about Wilber's in Goldsboro. You can't drive by the place without smelling the coals. Th...

Mr. Toyko - Chapel Hill

by Panski 5 months ago

Mr. Toyko has been put on our repeat list. Very nice inside—clean and fresh looking. Husband had a bowl of miso soup ($2.00) and an order of vegetable tempura (6 pieces for $6.00). I had age tof...

County Fare Closed

by burgeoningfoodie 1 month ago

Not that I couldn't see this coming from a mile away but County Fare over in Durham's Lakewood district has closed after a year. IMHO this concept was poorly designed and located. I'm all for...

Chinese in the Triangle

by st.nick 7 months ago

Best dim sum and/or Chinese in the Chapel Hill/Durham and possibly Raleigh area currently? Thx!!

Namu Beer Hall

by bbqme 1 month ago

The guys at Namu have taken over the place next to them and turned it into a beer hall. They have a great selection of around 3 dozen (?) mostly NC beers to choose from and of course, you can order...

Triangle Restaurant of the Year

by jnwall 2 months ago

Greg Cox has announced his choice -- well, choices -- for Restaurant of the Year. Heron's is his pick, although he also names 2 Honorable Mentions -- Saint James and COPA, both in Durham. Check out...

Mexican Sandwiches in the Triangle

by Tom from Raleigh 5 months ago

The other day, I stopped by one of my favorites taco trucks for lunch. The truck is called Garnachas Rivera and it parks across from the Carrboro Crossing/OWASA on Jones Ferry Road most days. I've ...

NC State fair?

by Yuv83 5 months ago

So, it might be a weird question, but I've never been to a state fair of any kind and thought it might be an interesting addition to my American experience. Is there anything worth eating in th...

Thin & Crispy Pizza in the Triangle?

by Tom from Raleigh 4 months ago

I am looking for a certain kind of pizza and I'm not sure where to find it. I want a thin and crispy crust, grid cut. The style has been described as Midwest-style or Chicago thin. It sounds simila...

M.Sushi/M.Kokko owner opens next joint

by burgeoningfoodie 6 months ago

So Michael Lee who owned Sono and most recently M. Sushi and M. Kokko has most recently opened M. Tempura which as you might guess focuses on all things tempura. Haven't been yet, but look forward...

Mail order prosciutto bone?

by Westy 3 months ago

Quite a few soup recipes call for a prosciutto bone. Italian delis with whole prosciutto are pretty rare here in NC. Does anyone know of an on-line resource? A quick google search picked up nothing...

Favorite New Cookbook "Deep Run Roots"

by bsobel226 2 years ago

Over the past few months I have become a huge fan of the PBS show "Chef's Life" featuring Vivian Howard. My wife picked up her book "Deep Run Roots: Stories and Recipes from My Corner of the South"...

Redneck BBQ Lab - McGee's Crossroads (I-40, Exit 319) NC

by Guilty Gourmand 2 years ago

Anybody tried the Redneck BBQ Lab just off of I-40 at Exit 319 (McGee's Crossroads)? http://www.theredneckbbqlab.com/ Have heard rave reviews from recent diners but have not seen any press or...

Spike's Hot Chicken & Dogs, Carrboro, NC

by Tom from Raleigh 3 months ago

My wife and I just had lunch from Spike's Hot Chicken & Dogs in Carrboro. This place is where the meatball shop was previously. It was pretty, pretty good. We've both had Nashville hot chicken befo...

Cliff's Meat Market, Carrboro, has Tom Thumbs

by Tom from Raleigh 4 months ago

In Vivian Howard's cookbook, Deep Run Roots, she has a chapter on sausage. She highlights a certain variation of sausage "the King of the sausages", the Tom Thumb. A Tom Thumb is sausage stuffed pi...

The New New Greenville, NC thread!

by kagi 1 year ago

The last "New in Greenville, NC" thread was started 8 years ago: https://www.chowhound.com/post/greenville-nc-597628 Seems like it's time for a new one! So, let's get it started. I'll start ...

Allen and Sons Chapel Hill phone?

by igopogo 7 months ago

For the last several weeks, I get a "number disconnected" message. Anyone know what's going on?

MediterrAsian - Durham, NC

by Panski 4 months ago

The last time we ate at this location it was a Mediterranean deli called Baba Ghannouj. The name has changed and Filipino dishes have been added to the menu. Instead of getting the buffet, we opt...