Like A Local: Best Hidden Gems In Raleigh

Like A Local: Best Hidden Gems In Raleigh

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Anyone can find the popular spots, but if you’re willing to embrace the unknown, you’ll find that Raleigh is full of hidden gems.

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    Glazed Cream Filled may be best donut I have ever had. Also, strawberry or blueberry crumb donut is a close second. -- Todd Lamphere via Foursquare
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    get a slice of the tia maria cake before i eat it all. seriously, i've already had two today. -- melissa via Foursquare
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    As a coffee aficionado, this place has it together. Inviting, full of energy, amazing mini donuts and polite staff. I may make this 20 minute drive more often. TIP: Try the mini donuts 😁 -- Socially via Foursquare
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    BLT and salmon BLT are both solid choices. Also great burgers and house chips. Cobb salad is nice and hearty. -- Paul McRae via Foursquare
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    Good, large place to sit and study. If you sit outside, almost everyone is willing to chat with you. Amazing coffee, and the place sends out good vibes. -- Kristen via Foursquare
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    Get the Chocolate Honey Sourdough! Only sold on Saturday so get one early or call to pre-order. Perfect toasted with the Homeland Creamery butter and a cup of the Ethiopian coffee from Lamplighter! -- Anthony Price via Foursquare
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    Love the atmosphere. Would love to see some live bands playing during the week -- Diego Ramirez via Foursquare
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    The only damn ice coffee in this town that isn't bitter at all. Mike definitely knows what he's doing. -- David Lewis via Foursquare
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    Go for 1/2 priced apps from 4-7 on Mon-Fri! Our favorites are the Boomerang, The Dilly & The Cranky Sailor. Their sandwiches are also unbelievable and all under $10! Kitchen open until 2am every day. -- Downtown Raleigh via Foursquare
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    This is quite possibly the best cappuccino I've had stateside. And definitely the best cap in the Triangle! -- Kaitlin T via Foursquare
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    I don't have a favorite. Jersey, heather and Mike are amaze-balls. Tip them well damnit!! -- Cassandra Lutz via Foursquare
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    Free Espresso Friday is a great way to sample new brews, or if you're not much of an espresso drinker, experiment a little and find out what you might be missing. -- Bob Fortner via Foursquare
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