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Top 50 places to eat in the Triangle

Photo from Zweli’s on Yelp

Many things have changed over the last year and a half, except our love for food! That’s why we’ve rounded up the top 50 places to eat in the Triangle. 

As businesses continue to update their hours and information in this ever-changing time, be sure to double-check their Yelp page before visiting. Want to take this list with you on the go? Click here for a Yelp bookmark collection, sortable by distance so that you’ll always be near a delicious new place to try in the Triangle!

Methodology: This is a list of the top places to eat in The Triangle. We identified the top places to eat in the Triangle (Raleigh, Cary, Durham, Chapel Hill, Morrisville, Wake Forest), then ranked those spots using a number of factors including the total volume and ratings of reviews between January 1, 2001 and June 10th, 2021. This list looked at restaurants in the Triangle. If a local or regional chain appeared on the list more than once, we only included the highest rated location. All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of August 10th, 2021. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score as of August 10th, 2021.