Downtown Dining

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ACADEMY STREET BISTRO American, with TVs for sports viewing. Family-friendly.

ASHWORTH’S DRUG STORE – Old-fashioned soda fountain, best hot dogs in town.

BOND BROTHERS – Brewery and tap room with large patio.


BREW – Coffee and more in The Cary Theater lobby.

CHATHAM STREET WINE MARKET – Boutique wine shop and tastings bar.

CHATHAM HILL WINERY – Urban winery and tastings room.

CROSSTOWN PUB – Neighborhood pub feel with pub fare including fish & chips, burgers, and local beers.

HAVANA GRILL – Cuban dining, beer, patio, Friday night karaoke.

KABABISH– Pakistani and Indian dishes.

KOFFEE KAFE – Coffee and snacks at the Amtrak train station. Open mornings.


THE MATTHEWS HOUSE – Gourmet dining and events in historic Greek Revival mansion.

MAXIMILLIAN’S GRILL – Full menu dining, wine selection, bar, pizza, sandwiches, live entertainment.

THE MAYTON INN – Boutique hotel on Academy Street offers casual Southern fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner plus cocktails at Verandah.

ONCE IN A BLUE MOON – Bakery and cafe.

PHARMACY BOTTLE SHOP – Popular taproom and bottle shop.

ROMA’S ITALIAN – Fresh bread and rolls, pizza, sandwiches and subs, catering


TAIPEI 101 – Authentic Chinese Cuisine

TRAIN STATION BAR & GRILL – Sandwiches and the best burgers Downtown.

UPPER DECK – Sports Bar & Pub.

WOODY’S SPORTS TAVERN & GRILL – American fare, bar, patio, catering.