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10 Hometown Restaurants In North Carolina That Will Take You Back In Time

Dining is much more than just nourishment, or even delicious food. Often, certain dishes or a particular atmosphere bring you back to a nostalgic time when you dined with family or friends. Perhaps you were eating family-style dinner at Grandma’s house, or enjoying casual food with your friends back in your 1990s high school days. Sometimes, dining experiences can even make you nostalgic for a time when you weren’t even born yet! These 10 hometown restaurants in North Carolina all have delicious food – but they also bring up emotions of family, friends and love.

What family memories have you made while dining at one of these restaurants? Tell us about your experiences! For some more restaurants that will take you back, check out these Mom-n-Pop restaurants.

Catherine Armstrong
Catherine is a lifelong resident of Utah. She's a writer, researcher and observer of the human condition.