2425 Kildaire Farm Road, in Lochmere Pavilion, Cary;
Rating: 3 stars
Atmosphere: urban sparkle, with live music Thursdays through Saturdays.
Recommended: menu changes seasonally; order whatever looks tempting.
Open: Lunch Monday-Friday, dinner Monday-Saturday.
Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express; full bar (excellent wine list); smoke-free; kid-tolerant.
The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in five categories:
4 stars -- Extraordinary.
3 stars -- Excellent.
2 stars -- Good.
1 star -- Fair.
Zero stars: Poor
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