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Food and restaurants in Triangle

Top restaurants

Brewery
“An original in every sense of the word. One of the earliest breweries on the Durham scene, it's been a neighborhood staple since 2010. You can't go wrong with any of their award winning beers but I'm currently loving the Durham 150.”
  • 69 locals recommend
Bakery
“One of our favorite, local breakfast and brunch places. Great desserts too!”
  • 65 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Both a restaurant and bar, this place is centrally located in the bar area with tasty food. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Bar
“Josh and I always share our food when we eat out so we can try more than one thing. This is one of the many reasons why tapas is a great dinner for us. If you can't decide what to order, your server will help you. Everyone here is fantastic and friendly. Don't overlook the specials on the board!”
  • 49 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
“The ratings speak for themselves! Highly recommend for a good quality burger”
  • 46 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“This bar across from The Durham hotel serves great cocktails along with a small side menu.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Their pizza is killer. Everything else on the menu is equally as delicious - we sometimes order from the antipasti menu without even getting pizza!”
  • 41 locals recommend
Café
“Bakery, but also serves a killer breakfast. Very creative food and drink options. If you aren't in a group, you can sit at the counter and get service a lot quicker.”
  • 47 locals recommend

Cafes

Coffee Shop
“The first Cocoa Cinnamon, and still my favorite. Great outdoor patio, inventive drinks. ”
  • 75 locals recommend
Bakery
“One of our favorite, local breakfast and brunch places. Great desserts too!”
  • 65 locals recommend
Café
“Bakery, but also serves a killer breakfast. Very creative food and drink options. If you aren't in a group, you can sit at the counter and get service a lot quicker.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
“Need a creamy frozen treat? This is THE best ice cream (including vegan and soft serve) in the area. I like Maple View Farms and their view in Hillsborough, but this is the legit thing.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
“Highly recommend this place for a good cup of coffee. They also have jazz shows quite frequently in the evenings. Just check out their calendar or call ahead of time.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
“Another great breakfast and brunch (and dessert!) location when the other places are packed.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Gourmet Shop
“Restaurant and gift shop located in historic downtown Durham, NC- 6.9 miles away. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Café
“One of my favorite coffee shops. Locally owned, fresh roasted, sweet , quiet spot on Broad Street.”
  • 18 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“One of our favorite, local breakfast and brunch places. Great desserts too!”
  • 65 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
“Local and has amazing soft pops, just moved to a bigger location...A real tree for the kids or the kid in you”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bakery
“Urban bakeshop with sweet and savory pastries, artisanal breads and locally sourced specialty foods.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
“East Asian-inspired fare and desserts. Seasonal menu and great place for a quick bite.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
“Stop in for coffee early morning, and if you need a cake this is the place to get it.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great biscuits and quick breakfast items. Outdoor seating or carry out only”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bakery
“Pastries and Cinnamon rolls oh my!!!!! Need I say more? Right in the 5 points area downtown, you cant miss it with the beautiful wheat mural above their building. And, if you walk to the right around the corner you can take a look at one of mine!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bakery
“Their baked goods are amazing and the staff is friendly! You can even pay it forward by purchasing a treat for someone to enjoy in the future and leaving a personal message. The space is small but cute.”
  • 8 locals recommend