The Ultimate Guide To The Best Restaurants In North Carolina — Pizzas, Tacos, Ice Cream, And More!

In the last several years, places like Durham and Asheville have put North Carolina on the “places to eat” food map. From the historic to the downright quirky, this state has given life to some of the most delicious restaurants in the country, and not just the barbecue you might expect. Savory cuisine is even being served up with a view at any of the rooftop and outdoor dining locations statewide. Whether you’re seeking a small town steakhouse, a mountaintop deli, or a hip little winery for that “it’s-5-o’clock-somewhere” mindset, look no further than the Tarheel State.