Raleigh Rotaract to Host Wine To Water Fundraiser at Babylon on Mar. 19

Join the Rotaract Club of Raleigh for the organization's fifth annual wine tasting to benefit Wine To Water on Thursday, March 19, 2015 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at Babylon in Downtown Raleigh. Attendees will be able to sample 15+ wines from local … [Read more...]

The Beer Garden Aims for Early April Opening Date

The News & Observer posted a great inside look at Niall Hanley's latest Glenwood South pub concept, The Raleigh Beer Garden, last week. Niall tells me that he's aiming for an early April opening and that while the concept will obviously feature an … [Read more...]

Hibernian Co. and Napper Tandy’s Host Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Hibernian Co. and Napper Tandy’s have announced the annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration in downtown Raleigh’s Glenwood South district - slated for March 14th this year. The event will be held from noon until 11:00PM on the 300 and 400 blocks of … [Read more...]

Crowley’s Closes

The headline really says it all. This is clearly the saddest update from the ITB Insider, @WNFIV, in a while... [View the story "Crowley's Closes" on Storify] In other news, I had not stepped foot in there since college... so I guess I … [Read more...]

Plates Kitchen Adds Brunch, Changes Hours

Plates Kitchen on Glenwood South has announced expanded days of operation and changes to hours for 2015 - now open Sunday and Monday evenings. On Sunday evenings, Plates will offer a traditional English pub roast (vegetarian options available) as … [Read more...]

La Volta Restaurant to Become The Twisted Mango

While not quite the "South American" concept originally promoted, La Volta announced last week that it will become "The Twisted Mango", a Caribbean-themed restaurant. Read more in TBJ at … [Read more...]

Rye Bar and Southern Kitchen Now Open on Fayetteville Street

As reported back in November, Rye Bar and Southern Kitchen is the new restaurant concept that took over and extensively renovated the former Posta location in the Downtown Raleigh Marriott (Marriott City Center) on Fayetteville Street. Executive … [Read more...]

The Anchor Bar Coming to Fayetteville Street

According to New Raleigh, a new bar called The Anchor Bar will open near Foundation and Downtown Dental on Fayetteville Street later this month and is billed as "cocktails without the attitude". Follow along with the pre-opening buzz on social … [Read more...]

Glenwood South Carolina Ale House to Open Monday, Jan. 12

According to TBJ, the Glenwood South Carolina Ale House will open Monday, Jan. 12, 2015. Carolina Ale House sets open date in Raleigh’s Glenwood South The restaurant and bar is having a private friends and family event on Saturday, Jan. 10, and … [Read more...]

Mo’s Diner Gets New Name for the New Year

According to a TBJ blog post this week, "Raleigh's Mo's Diner is now 'Holly's on Hargett'", after owner and chef namesake Holly Mohajer. The website remains MosDiner.net. The Mo's Diner Facebook page is still being updated regularly at … [Read more...]