Restaurant News & Reviews

Peak City Grill & Bar

126 N. Salem St., Apex; 303-8001.

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Cuisine: American, Contemporary.

Rating: 2 1/2 stars

Prices: $$$

Atmosphere: casually upscale (sometimes noisy).

Service: variably trained, consistently eager to please.

Recommended: crisp fried chicken livers, crab cakes, hardwood grill selections.

Open: Lunch Monday-Saturday, dinner nightly, brunch Sunday.

Reservations: accepted for parties of 7 or more.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover; full bar; smoke-free; accommodates children; patio.

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

4 stars: Extraordinary.

3 stars: Excellent.

2 stars: Good.

1 star: Fair.

Zero stars: Poor

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