Baguettaboutit Cafe opens today in Durham
11/04/2013 11:16 AM
11/04/2013 11:17 AM
With today’s opening of Baguettaboutit Cafe in a strip mall near RTP, the Triangle can chalk up another mobile vendor whose success has led to the opening of a brick-and-mortar location.
Like the Baguettaboutit food truck, the restaurant specializes in European-inspired sandwiches featuring sausages made by Giacamo’s in Greensboro, served on imported French baguettes. Spreads and sauces are made in house, using local ingredients as much as possible.
Sandwiches, whose whimsical names incorporate the restaurant’s U-shaped baguette logo, range from U Talking To Me? (hot Italian sausage, basil-tomato vinaigrette) to U Betcha (bratwurst, beer mustard) to It’s Greek TU Me (chicken-spinach sausage, tzatziki). Good Golly Miss SUsan (homemade pimento cheese, roasted peppers) caters to vegetarian appetites.
The cafe menu also offers a few items not available from the food truck, among them coleslaw, salads (side and entree), and cookies.
Baguettaboutit Cafe (2945-122 S. Miami Blvd.; 919-973-1229; baguettaboutit.com) is open Monday-Friday from 11 a.m. to 2.p.m. Check the Twitter feed ( @baguettaboutit) for the current food truck location.
Join the Discussion
News & Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.