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See You at the County Fare

Food trucks, beer and the outdoors. This combination is sure to bring all Durhamites to the big red barn on Chapel Hill Street. County...

As Downtown Booms, Local Restaurants Find New Places to Grow

I love reporting on the downtown restaurant scene because of how much it is growing and evolving, but on the flip side, I recognize...

A Second Wind for Our Food Scene

It's evident by the number of cranes dotting Durham’s landscape that our city is in the middle of a major growth spurt, and it’s...

Getting a Piece of the Pie

The Pie Hole – one of the newest additions on Ninth Street occupying a corner space in the bottom floor of the Solis apartment...

Discover Tailored Tastes of the South at GRUB Durham

GRUB Durham boasts a casual diner trifecta: Friendly, fast service; made-from-scratch plates, some of which are family recipes; and true local flare. This is...

Our Staff Shares Their Fave Local, Family-Friendly Restaurants

Where do you eat with your kids?” We posed this question to our staff whose children range in age from young toddlers to college...

Scratch Owner Serves Up Seasonal Sensations at The Lakewood

It's no secret that Phoebe Lawless is a busy woman. Between her beloved Scratch on Orange Street downtown – which she now lovingly calls...

Piedmont Teams Up with Boxcarr for Four Cheese-Focused Courses

The setup for Piedmont's July 13 dinner sounded incredible: "sweet and savory featuring Boxcarr Handmade Cheese." Four cheeses, four courses. And, to top it...

True Life: Eagerly Awaiting Cocoa Cinnamon No. 3

If you follow the magazine on Twitter, you've seen plenty of photos of coffee mugs and glasses, and a fair number to-go cups, posted...

King’s Sandwich Shop Celebrates 75 Years With a New Set of Wheels

For 75 years, King's Sandwich Shop has served classic burgers, hot dogs, chili and fries out of its modest-size takeout stand at the corner...

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