Restaurant News & Reviews


Five County Stadium, 1501 N.C. 39, Zebulon; 861-7501.

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Cuisine: Contemporary.

Rating: 3 stars

Prices: $$$

Atmosphere: elegant, with a sky box view.

Service: polished and friendly.

Recommended: Cattails house salad, crab cakes, chicken ballotine, crispy sea bass, filet mignon.

Open: Dinner Wednesday-Saturday, brunch Sunday (open year round but serving hours depend on whether the Mudcats are playing at home).

Reservations: suggested.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express; full bar (excellent wine list); smoke-free; kid-tolerant.

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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