Northwoods Market, 969 N. Harrison Ave., Cary.
Prices: entrees $11 to $16.
Atmosphere: cozy bistro, with patio.
Recommended: summer rolls, white clams in coconut curry, Vietnamese crepe, grouper in banana leaf.
Open: lunch and dinner Monday through Saturday.
Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club; beer and wine; smoke-free; kid-tolerant.
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Zero stars: Poor
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