Restaurant News & Reviews


2519 Fairview Road, Raleigh.


Cuisine: Mediterranean.

Rating: ***

Prices: entrees $11 to $16.

Atmosphere: bistro.

Service: knowledgeable and enthusiastic.

Recommended: iceberg wedge, pecan-crusted goat cheese, wood-fired fish, rack of lamb, pizzas.

Open: lunch and dinner Monday-Saturday.

Reservations: accepted for parties of 6 or more.

Other: Visa, MasterCard; full bar (modest but well-chosen wine list); kid-friendly.

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.

* Hit-or-miss.

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