I made a reservation for 6pm on a Sunday, and we showed up a bit early because traffic to Raleigh that day was pretty decent. I took advantage of the free valet parking out front. Because we arrived about 15 minutes early, they couldn’t seat us right away, so we got a little buzzer to [...]
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I think I’ve found a new favorite restaurant in the Triangle area. Not only does the Second Empire restaurant feature fantastic service and a super fancy atmosphere, but the food is absolutely wonderful. I made reservations well in advance for our Friday evening out, as I knew it was a popular restaurant in the area. [...]
The only time we’ve ever come to Tir Na Nog is for their Celtic Christmas, so perhaps this review will be a bit specialized. There was a special menu just for this night, live music, and a shopping area with Celtic vendors. I made reservations and brought my parents here for a special Christmas dinner. [...]
In a continuation of the steakhouse trials, we stopped by LongHorn steakhouse for a lunch during a normal weekday. My husband ordered the Rancher’s Sirloin with green beans, I got the 1/2 strawberry salad with a French onion soup, and our son got the kid’s mac and cheese. The bread appetizer that came out was [...]
I picked out Pampas for lunch as it serves lunch steaks for only about $10, and with my husband still on his low-carb diet, this seemed like a place we could both enjoy. It’s in Lafayette Village, which my GPS can’t find very well. But if you have GPS like mine, just look for the [...]