Boxcar Bar + Arcade Coming to the Warehouse District

Boxcar Bar + Arcade announced on Twitter on Sunday night that they'll be joining the likes of The Pit, Tasty Beverage Co., Jose & Sons, and Videri Chocolate in the Warehouse District of Downtown Raleigh this fall. My guess is they'll fill the … [Read more...]

Stag’s Head Bottle Shop Now Open on Glenwood South

Continuing my visits to places recently opened on Glenwood South (Shuckers featured yesterday), I visited Stag's Head bottle shop and beer garden last night. Housed in the former Amra's location, not terribly much has changed on the inside other than … [Read more...]

Shuckers Now Open on Glenwood South

Shuckers Oyster Bar and Grill officially opened for business today in the 510 Glenwood location formerly occupied by Bogart's and Cantina South. I stopped in tonight and enjoyed great service at one of the six oyster bar tables. I'm a … [Read more...]

Big Mike’s BBQ Moves from View Bar to Cary

After the closing of View Bar on Glenwood South, Big Mike's BBQ (which was providing the View Bar menu and kitchen) has announced a new brick and mortar location in Cary, according to TBJ. … [Read more...]

Benelux Moves to Cameron Village, City Market Cafe to Open in Downtown

TBJ reported just over a week ago that the space left empty in City Market by Benelux Coffee's move to Cameron Village will be occupied by a cafe to open soon. City Market Cafe's Facebook page shares very little about the upcoming venture's … [Read more...]

BREW Now Open in Seaboard Station

WRAL.com is reporting that BREW coffee bar has opened in Downtown Raleigh's Seaboard Station: http://www.wral.com/triangle-restaurant-news-brew-is-open/13943933/ Congrats to AJ and team on the new business. For more details, see our July article … [Read more...]

Glenwood South’s Runway Couture to Become Hookah Lounge

Hat tip to Crash Gregg, publisher of Triangle Downtowner, for this "coming soon" tip on social media earlier this week. Located on Glenwood South below the Rockford, what was once Runway Couture retail store will now be a hookah lounge named … [Read more...]

It’s Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week!

The best time of the year to be a foodie! Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week is a great time to get out and enjoy the new additions to the DTR dining lineup or revisit old favorites. $20 and $30 prix fixe dishes, many with wine pairings … [Read more...]

BREW Coffee Bar Coming to Seaboard Station

Joining Night Kitchen in Seaboard Station in the coming months is BREW Coffee Bar, a product of business partners AJ Viola and Mike Sholar. Although the $10,000 Kickstarter goal for financing part of this new business has already been achieved, … [Read more...]

DRA’s The Raleigh Mix Returns for Summer 2014

Isaac Hunter's Hospitality has signed on to sponsor the 2014 remix of "The Raleigh Mix", a merchant program produced by the Downtown Raleigh Alliance (DRA) to promote downtown Raleigh nightclub venues to the Triangle community, with their Common 414 … [Read more...]