Best Local Places in Raleigh NC
Whoâ€™s got the best burger in Chapel Hill? In Durham? How about Raleigh? Sure itâ€™s aÂ matter of taste, but with the thought of warming days and a bad case of spring fever, IÂ decided go on a quest for the best. First the criteria:Â Go local, or go home. In my world, great burgers come from small venues.
SorryÂ Five Guys fans, no franchises in this league. Oh, and no designated hitter or aluminumÂ bats either.Â
Mojo. The French would call it terroir, but these are burger joint reviews. Mojo seemÂ fitting. Think possessing a sense of place; a magical, confident charm. I like it in aÂ person, and a burger place.
With these two rules serving as a guide, the search began:
Chapel Hill, Suttonâ€™s Drug Store, 159 E. Franklin St, Chapel Hill: Every good journey should start in your own backyard. Celebrating itâ€™s 90th anniversary, oddâ€™s are youâ€™ve been to Suttonâ€™s. Owned by the ever charming pharmacist John Woodard, Suttonâ€™s emphasis is on simple, fresh ingredients. If youâ€™ve not had their burger, youâ€™re missing out. Continue reading