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Our Latest Obsessions: Crepes, Christmas Trees & Crispy Chicken


the-root-cellarJazz up your grilled cheese offerings with this Greek version from The Root Cellar.


You can’t go wrong ordering the chicken tikka masala at Mint.


Fried chicken from Mama Dip’s always hits the spot.


Executive editor Jessica Stringer can’t get enough of Northside District‘s small plates (like these maduros). trosa

Spread some holiday cheer this season by purchasing your tree (and adorable reindeer decor) at the TROSA lot at University Place. Proceeds go to a great cause, and they’ll even trim, bag and load up your tree for you. silverspot

Silverspot‘s comfy seats are a perfect escape from dreary winter weather.


Bagel Bar‘s hot sandwiches are perfect for a quick pick-up lunch. crepe-traditions

A classic Nutella crepe from Crepe Traditions is just the break we needed from a long day of shopping local on Franklin.


Assistant editor Laura Kirk is so excited for Ale-8 – her childhood soft drink of choice – to come to the Triangle (which it is, very soon!). No more Ale-8 hauls from Kentucky her!

Associate Editor Laura Zolman Kirk is a Kentuckian turned Chapel Hillian and totally in love with this special slice of North Carolina.