Hotel/Food/Booze

HOTEL/MOTEL RECOMMENDATIONS:

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Hampton Inn
1542 N. Gregson St.
Durham, NC 27701
For reservations call (919) 688-8880 or visit their website.

Red Roof Inn
1915 North Pointe Drive
Durham, NC 27705
For reservations, call (919) 471-9882 or (800) 733-7663, or visit http://www.redroof.com

 

RESTAURANT AND BAR RECOMMENDATIONS

*The Atomic Fern (108 E. Parrish St): Social club/bar owned by Incriminator Kevin Slater. RALLY SPONSOR

Bar Virgile (105 S. Mangum St): Handmade snacks and artfully crafted cocktails.

Bull City Burger and Brewery (107 E. Parrish St): Microbrewery serving locally raised beef burgers.

Bull McCabe’s Irish Pub (427 W. Main St): Irish pub serving lunch and dinner.

Bullocks Barbecue (3330 Quebec Dr): Serving locals and celebrities hearty BBQ and sides since 1952.

Dain’s Place (754 9th St): Great beer and pub food.

Dashi (415 E. Chapel Hill St): Japanese ramen shop and Japanese pub.

The Federal (914 W. Main St): Bar with an abundant beer list, updated pub grub, and outdoor tables.

Geer St. Garden (644 Foster St): Comfort food, beers, and cocktails in a renovated former gas station.

Gonza Tacos y Tequila (604 Fernway Ave): Outstanding Latin American fare and tequila selection.

*The Green Room (1108 Broad Street): Bar with pool tables and darts. RALLY SPONSOR

Luna Rotisserie and Empanadas (112 W. Main St). South American meets American South.

Pad Thai (2425 Guess Rd): Casual Thai restaurant.

*Parker and Otis (112 S. Duke St): Cafe serving breakfast, sandwiches & coffee, with a gourmet food & wine market. RALLY SPONSOR

Pie Pushers (117 W. Main St., upstairs): pizza pies or by the slice, conveniently located above The Pinhook, with a late night walk up window for take-out.  You may also run into their food truck around town.

*The Pinhook (117 W. Main St): Casual bar and music venue. RALLY SPONSOR

Pompieri Pizza (102 City Hall Plaza, Suite 101). Wood-fired pies, plus craft beer & cocktails.

Saigon Grill (2929 N. Roxboro St). Vietnamese food in a casual atmosphere.

Saltbox Seafood Joint (608 N. Mangum St). Fish stand serving local, seasonal seafood.

Taquería La Vaquita (2700 Chapel Hill Rd): Tacos, tortas and other Mexican dishes.

Toast Paninoteca (345 W. Main St). Italian sandwich shop.

Food trucks! Track their locations at http://www.bullcityfoodtrucks.com.

 

WHERE TO BUY BEER/LIQUOR/CIGARS

ABC Stores (2806 Hillsborough Rd3318 Guess Rd1928 Holloway St): By state law, the only place to buy liquor.

Beer Durham (404 Hunt St, Suite 110): Craft beer store

Bull City Burger and Brewery (107 E Parrish St): Restaurant and craft brewery.

Bull City Cigar Co. (714 Ninth St., Suite G9): Cigars hand-rolled in Durham.

Durham Distillery (711 Washington St): Handcrafted gin and liqueurs.

Food Lion (2930 W Main St and other locations): Cheapest place to buy PBR.

Fullsteam Brewery (726 Rigsbee Ave): Beer made with locally farmed ingredients. RALLY SPONSOR

Kroger (1802 N Pointe Dr and 3457 Hillsborough Rd): Supermarket with a decent beer selection.

Ponysaurus Brewing Company (219 Hood St): Brewery and taproom.

Sam’s Quik Shop (1605 Erwin Rd): Beer specialty store with a huge selection.

Triangle Brewing Company (918 Pearl St): Craft brewery.

Whole Foods (621 Broad St): Feel smug about spending your whole paycheck.

 

For even more suggestions, visit the Durham Visitor’s Bureau website!

 


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