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5 locals recommend ·

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Andrew
Andrew
August 18, 2019
Historic downtown market with cobblestone streets.
Nora & Richard
Nora & Richard
August 02, 2019
Lots of eclectic shops, food and entertainment. Big Ed’s is known for their fabulous country breakfast. Homemade biscuits, grits with red eye gravy, best pancakes ever! Been around forever!
Karen
Karen
March 14, 2018
Trendy shopping and restaurant district located in Raleigh's historic section.
Colin
Colin
October 20, 2015
Cute cobblestone street with shops, near a city park.
Amy
Amy
July 31, 2011
Cobblestones and cafes -- a quaint combination! Benelux Cafe has the best lattes in town.

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Location
306 Parham Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
Phone+1 984-232-8661
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 11:00 AM