These 20 Restaurants In North Carolina Will Make Your Mouth Explode

From tiny little barbeque joints to five-star cuisine, North Carolina is perfect for the diverse foodie. Gathering collective research from several sources, including my taste buds, I’ve put together a list of the most delicious, and chart-topping restaurants in the Tar Heel state. In no particular order, here are twenty restaurants guaranteed to make your taste buds explode!

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Well, now I’m starving! Which ones are your favorite on the list, and which places not mentioned do you absolutely love?