Tag Archives: Raleigh Restaurants

Super Bowl at Michael Deans

Michael Dean’s is holding its 1st Annual Super Bowl Party at 4 p.m. on Sunday, February 7. Buy One get one free Raw Bar items, $6 Super Bowl menu.


Helping Haiti

Southern Season in Chapel Hill is joining many others in our community in seeking to assist the people of Haiti. They will mark Haitian Releif Day on Wednesday, Jan. 27 with 5 percent of sales going ot th American Red Cross to help Haiti.

There’s a new blog that’s been created by local restaurants. Its called Dine Out for Haiti.

If you want to get a picture of what’s happening in Haiti, I would suggest traveling with Amy Goodman at Democracy Now. Her stories of visiting the devastated countryside are heart rending.

Top Restaurants in Raleigh

Where’s the best place to eat in the Triangle? News and Observer restaurant reviewer Greg Cox has come up with his top 25 for 2010.

Urban Spoon touts restaurants

The restaurant review website Urban Spoon is out with a monthly round up noting the Triangle restaurants that get the most thumbs up votes from visitors.

Tops on their list for the past month are:

  • Dos Taquitos on Creedmore in North Raleigh
  • Lilly’s Pizza at Five Points in Raleigh
  • Hibachi Grill on Capitol in North Raleigh
  • Sushi Thai in Cary
  • Skipper’s Fish Fry and Market in Apex

The Urban Spoon website also list a top 100 restaurants in the Triangle. The top 10 include

You can find the entire 100 restaurant list here.

Raleigh Restaurants Support Families

On Thursday, Dec. 17th at the Umstead Hotel, Triangle Family Services will be auctioning gingerbread houses donated by area restaurants. Irregardless’ pastry chef Rondi Goodman created a magical garden house good enough to eat.

Tijuana Flats taco special

The new Tijuana Flats in the shopping center at Millbrook and Falls of the Neuse is running a two tacos, chips and drink special for $4.99. It continues until Nov. 22.

Zely and Ritz special dinners

Zely and Ritz Restaurant plans a series of special dinners:

Thursday, Oct 15th – 7pm Querciabella Wine Dinner
Wednesday, Oct 21st – 7pm Big Boss Beer Dinner
Tuesday, Nov 10th – Wine Dinner – wine make to-be-announced
Wednesday, Nov 18th – 7pm Peak Beer Dinner
Tuesday, Dec 1st – Liquor Dinner #1
Wednesday, Dec 16th – Liquor Dinner #2
Thursday, Dec 31st – New Years Eve dinner & party

Call the restaurant at 919-828-0018 to reserve a spot at any of the events.