Restaurant News & Reviews

Lucky 32

7307 Tryon Road, Cary; 233-1632. (Raleigh location at 832 Spring Forest Road.)

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Cuisine: American, American regional.

Rating: 2 1/2 stars

Prices: $$

Atmosphere: upscale-casual, contemporary style with Deco accents.

Service: eager to please, but uneven in experience.

Recommended: fried green tomatoes, fried oysters, shrimp and grits, grilled Niman Ranch rib-eye.

Open: Lunch and dinner daily.

Reservations: accepted.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club; full bar; kid-friendly.

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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