Restaurant News & Reviews

Oliver Twist

8311-137 Creedmoor Road, in Brennan Station, Raleigh; 844-4426.

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Cuisine: tapas, Mediterranean.

Rating: 2 stars

Prices: $$$

Atmosphere: sultry mix of black leather and red gauze.

Service: knowledgeable and efficient.

Recommended: fried calamari, curry chicken, jujeh kebab.

Open: Dinner nightly.

Reservations: accepted for parties of 8 or more.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express; full bar; get a sitter.

The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in five categories:

**** Extraordinary.

*** Excellent.

** Good.

* Fair.

Zero stars: Poor

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