Highest-rated restaurants in Raleigh, according to Foursquare

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January 21, 2021
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Highest-rated restaurants in Raleigh, according to Foursquare

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Raleigh using data from Foursquare. Restaurants are ranked by average rating as of Jan. 20, 2021, these restaurants range from fast food powerhouses to local hot spots.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven’t been to yet.

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#30. Coquette Brasserie

- Rating: 8.8
- Price: $$$
- Category: French
- Address: 4351 The Circle At North Hills St (in North Hills), Raleigh
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#29. Vidrio

- Rating: 8.8
- Price: $$
- Category: Mediterranean
- Address: 500 Glenwood Ave Ste 100, Raleigh
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#28. Sullivan's Steakhouse

- Rating: 8.8
- Price: $$$
- Category: Steakhouse
- Address: 410 Glenwood Ave Ste 100 (at Tucker St), Raleigh
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#27. The Pit Authentic Barbecue

- Rating: 8.8
- Price: $$
- Category: BBQ
- Address: 328 W Davie St (at Commerce Pl), Raleigh
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#26. Yellow Dog Bread Company

- Rating: 8.8
- Price: $
- Category: Bakery
- Address: 219 E Franklin St (at N Person St), Raleigh
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#25. Krispy Kreme

- Rating: 8.8
- Price: $
- Category: Donuts
- Address: 549 N Person St (at Peace St), Raleigh
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#24. Sono

- Rating: 8.8
- Price: $$
- Category: Sushi
- Address: 319 Fayetteville St #101 (btwn W Davie & E Martin St), Raleigh
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#23. Rise Biscuits & Donuts

- Rating: 8.8
- Price: $
- Category: Breakfast
- Address: 6325 Falls of Neuse Rd Ste 33, Raleigh
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#22. Beasley's Chicken + Honey

- Rating: 8.9
- Price: $$
- Category: Southern / Soul
- Address: 237 S Wilmington St (at E Martin St), Raleigh
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#21. Ruckus Pizza & Bar

- Rating: 8.9
- Price: $
- Category: Pizza
- Address: 2233 Avent Ferry Rd (at Centennial Pkwy), Raleigh
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#20. Randy's Pizza

- Rating: 8.9
- Price: $$
- Category: Pizza
- Address: 2458 Wycliff Rd (Lake Boone Tr), Raleigh
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#19. Crawford and Son

- Rating: 8.9
- Price: $
- Category: Southern / Soul
- Address: 618 N Person St (Pace Street), Raleigh
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#18. The Cheesecake Factory

- Rating: 8.9
- Price: $$
- Category: American
- Address: 4325 Glenwood Ave (at Crabtree Valley Mall), Raleigh
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#17. Guasaca Arepa & Salsa Grill

- Rating: 8.9
- Price: $
- Category: Arepas
- Address: 4025 Lake Boone Trl #107, Raleigh
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#16. My Way Tavern

- Rating: 8.9
- Price: $$
- Category: American
- Address: 522 Saint Marys St, Raleigh
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#15. Boulted Bread

- Rating: 8.9
- Price: $
- Category: Bakery
- Address: 614 W South St, Raleigh
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#14. Mami Nora's Rotisserie Chicken

- Rating: 9.0
- Price: $$
- Category: Peruvian
- Address: 2401 Wake Forest Rd (at McNeil St), Raleigh
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#13. lucettegrace

- Rating: 9.0
- Price: $
- Category: Bakery
- Address: 235 S Salisbury St, Raleigh
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#12. The Angus Barn

- Rating: 9.0
- Price: $$$$
- Category: Steakhouse
- Address: 9401 Glenwood Ave (at Lumley Rd), Raleigh
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#11. Mellow Mushroom

- Rating: 9.0
- Price: $$
- Category: Pizza
- Address: 601 W Peace St (at Glenwood Ave), Raleigh
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#10. Vinnie's Steakhouse

- Rating: 9.0
- Price: $$
- Category: Steakhouse
- Address: 7440 Six Forks Rd, Raleigh
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#9. Tazza Kitchen Cameron Village

- Rating: 9.1
- Price: $$$
- Category: Mediterranean
- Address: 432 Woodburn Rd (Cameron Street), Raleigh
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#8. NOFO @ the Pig

- Rating: 9.1
- Price: $$
- Category: Café
- Address: 2014 Fairview Rd (at Five Points), Raleigh
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#7. Metro Diner

- Rating: 9.1
- Price: $$
- Category: American
- Address: 6325 Falls of Neuse Road, #73 (Sandy Forks Rd.), Raleigh
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#6. J. Alexander's

- Rating: 9.2
- Price: $$
- Category: American
- Address: 4600 Crabtree Valley Ave, Raleigh
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#5. Neomonde

- Rating: 9.2
- Price: $
- Category: Mediterranean
- Address: 3817 Beryl Rd (at Hillsborough St), Raleigh
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#4. Bida Manda Laotian Restaurant and Bar

- Rating: 9.2
- Price: $$
- Category: Asian
- Address: 222 S Blount St, Raleigh
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#3. Gonza Tacos y Tequila

- Rating: 9.3
- Price: $$
- Category: Mexican
- Address: 7713-39 Lead Mine Rd, Raleigh
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#2. Vivace

- Rating: 9.3
- Price: $$$
- Category: Italian
- Address: 4209 Lassiter Mill Rd Ste 115 (at Six Forks Rd), Raleigh
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#1. Sassool

- Rating: 9.4
- Price: $
- Category: Mediterranean
- Address: 9650 Strickland Rd (Between Six Forks Rd & Harvest Oaks Dr), Raleigh

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