5011 Hayes Place
Wilson, NC 27896
Phone: (252) 234-2900
Fax: (252) 234-2036
Bars & Cafes
Boasting of Contemporary American Cuisine made from the freshest of farm-to-table ingredients and an extensive, hand-picked collection of vintage wines, On the Square restaurant is a hidden treat in the sleepy neighborhood of Tarboro. The decor of this little eatery is casually elegant which complements the pleasant hum of energy around it. Reasonably priced and staffed with a sociable service staff, the overall dining experience is memorable.
Enjoy food, sports, and fun in a family atmosphere at Carolina Ale House. Be sure to try the "Fish Bowl Margarita" while you watch your favorite team.
A complete nightlife and entertainment experience awaits one at Longbranch of Raleigh. An institution in the nightlife of the city, this club did see some hard times when it was shut down for a while, but it did resurrect to add much more to the already thriving night scene of the city. The complex comprises a country bar and concert hall, a nightclub, a disco room, a VIP Lounge, and a sports bar, and is one of the most happening places in the city to catch some of the hottest names in the US music industry. Though there is a strict dress code, once inside, the thrilling music, the scintillating drinks, and the lively atmosphere do make one never want to leave. Call for more information.
Aroma of warm cheese and tasty entrees will welcome you at Melting Pot. This French cuisine eatery is famous for the delicious fondues that it specializes in. The helpful staff will guide you through the extensive menu that lists an array of delectable dishes. Everyday is a feast at this diner, themes like Slow Down Sunday, Sin Monday, Wine on Wednesday etc. create a fun environment. No wonder this versatile place has won the "Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence" in 2004 and 2007.
The Club Zone, in Raleigh is one of the best night spots in the city. The Club is the residence of a sports club, a video room and a dance floor. No wonder it is the most frequented club by the locals. With three clubs in one, it caters to people of all kinds. The Sports freak can take their retreat in the sports bar wherein they can sip the thrill a game can provide with their drinks. Whereas, the dancing toes can take the lead at the dance floor here, and if this is not what you want to be doing, then sit and relax in the video room for it may have something for you definitely. The Club Zone is also available for private and corporate parties.
A visit to Coglin's Raleigh is sure to get you reminiscing about the 1980s and 1990s. This themed bar is decorated with vintage posters of movies and albums, with a playlist to match. On the menu are delicious cocktails and spirits. Sip on their signature Coglin Cooler and enjoy weekly specials like karaoke, trivia night and bingo. This venue is a great place to host private events as well.
Tribeca Tavern Falls serves you delicious burgers like you've never had before. That's what this restaurant is famous for, apart from their other wonderful food. The service is quick and efficient. If you have a particular requirement, make sure you let your server know and they will try and accommodate your request as far as possible. Tribeca also has a great in-house brew.
For a casual good time, there is no better place to visit than Saints and Scholars Irish Pub. Choose from a wide selection of drinks and sit out on the patio with your dog (it's a pup-friendly place!). There is even a menu that offers Mediterranean, American, and Irish classics, so you won't go hungry.
The Gaelic translation of Tír na nÓg means “land of eternal youth.” For anyone who's eaten here, that land also includes great food and a long list of beers. Step through the stone archway into an open warehouse style dining area where simple wooden tables and chairs line the tile floors and brick lines the walls. The Irish Stew shares the menu with a tender pecan encrusted pork loin and Boxty, a traditional Irish potato pancake stuffed with your choice of succulent fillings. Live music fills the air on weekends.
Opened in 2012, Bida Manda is all about bringing people together with food. The inviting dining room features long tables, perfect for large gatherings. Some of the most popular dishes here are the green papaya salad and ginger pork ribs. Pair your meal with a glass of wine or one of their original cocktails - the Thai Basil Sour is particularly tasty - for an unforgettable dinner.
The Architect Bar & Social House is a fun local bar located in the heart of Downtown Raleigh. Its name is inspired by the architectural history that surrounds the 1922 establishment it calls home. The unique arrow-shaped skylight gives way to natural lighting that enhances the old-world ambiance surrounded by exposed brick walls. Enjoy domestic and international beers and spirits, or select from an array of inventive concoctions like Manhattan, Vanilla Julep or Sazarac. Cocktails are crafted exclusively from seasonal fruits and handmade tinctures. The limited appetizer menu makes for great drinking accompaniments.
The Busy Bee Cafe has been busy earning quite a following in the local community. Serving breakfast, lunch, brunch and dinner, this restaurant offers up a menu selection with delicious choices. The Busy Bee has its biggest following in the beer-drinking community because of the varied draft and bottled beer selection, many of which are brewed locally or in-house.