427 W. Main St., Durham; 688-3322.
Rating: 2 1/2 stars
Atmosphere: neighborhood pub.
Service: friendly and efficient.
Recommended: Spanish bean soup, chicken wings, burger, grilled salmon, fish and chips.
Open: Lunch Monday-Friday, dinner Monday-Saturday (serving until 2 a.m.).
Reservations: not accepted.
Other: Visa, MasterCard; full bar; smoking section (the bar); vegetarian-friendly; accommodates children; patio.
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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