Hot Spots

Hot Spots

The made-to-order Mexican vibe of the West Coast has finally reached Eastern shores. The newest franchise of Chronic Tacos opened its doors in Chapel Hill...

"The Green Man Wayfarer is a light, American-style IPA. This beer is easy drinking; it’s actually deceptively alcoholic at 6.0%. It’s a perfect beach...

On a rare Saturday off, Alex and I enjoyed the morning walking around town and procuring goods to cook for dinner that night. Our...

I have always loved the funky space that makes up Straw Valley so I was thrilled when I heard it would be occupied by...

It's Monday night at Midway Community Kitchen, and everyone is talking about sugar. It’s everywhere, added to thousands of processed foods that aren’t even...

After a long day of clients for me and running around to various jobs for Alex, I jumped at my husband’s offer to go...

There’s no shortage of good eats in Carrboro and recently, it seems that the town’s on a roll with the opening of buzz-worthy spots....

City Kitchen – 10:30am-3pm Come enjoy the decadent pastries, breads, salads, and meats of City Kitchen. Their bar will also be featuring bottomless mimosas for...

I've never been more eager to publicly applaud an eating establishment in my life. Let me preface the events of my first visit to Rise...

This story was originally printed in the September/October 2014 issue of Chapel Hill Magazine. Bill Smith has a large, vividly patterned East African tablecloth pinned to...