These 12 Amazing North Carolina Restaurants Are Loaded With Local History

There’s no denying North Carolina has tons of great restaurants and also TONS of history. With buildings dating back to the 18th century (and towns too) there’s plenty to be found in terms of antiquated charm and great food. Combining two of my favorite subjects – food and history – these 12 restaurants have stood the test of time and have become staples not only in their cities or towns, but in North Carolina.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

There’s tons of amazing restaurants found throughout North Carolina…there’s also so much to explore! When you combine history and cuisine the results are amazing. Did your favorite restaurant make the cut? If not, which one would you add?