2412 Hillsborough St., Raleigh. 821-2133,
Prices: entrees $11 to $16.
Atmosphere: casual cosmopolitan.
Service: well-trained and accommodating.
Recommended: tavern chips, po' boys, fish tacos, fish special, steaks and chops.
Open: Brunch Sunday, lunch Monday-Friday, dinner nightly.
Reservations: accepted for parties of six or more.
Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover; full bar; kid-tolerant.
The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in four categories:
**** Among the Triangle's very best.
*** Rewarding experience.
** Generally acceptable.
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