Raleigh's Best New Openings of 2018
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Raleigh's Best New Openings of 2018

Tuesday, Mar 27 2018

Raleigh is undergoing a new business boom! Check out the best new openings of 2018 and get acquainted with the most buzzworthy spots to come!

New Openings

NOW OPEN: Asian Fusion at CO at CO
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CO

Now open in the AC Hotel in Raleigh's North Hills area, CO offers an exciting menu offering a modern take on traditional Southeast Asian & Vietnamese cuisine including pho, banh mi and sushi.

NOW OPEN: Asian Fusion at CO
$   .  CO   .  Raleigh
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NOW OPEN: Hit the Mat at Midtown Yoga at Midtown Yoga Raleigh
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Midtown Yoga

Midtown Yoga Raleigh is now open! Your new spot for hot flow, strength conditioning, meditation & more. Check out opening specials like founding member pricing and free classes.

NOW OPEN: Hit the Mat at Midtown Yoga
$$   .  Midtown Yoga Raleigh   .  Raleigh
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NOW OPEN: NY Bagel Cafe & Deli at New York Bagel Cafe & Deli
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NY Bagel Cafe & Deli

New York Bagel Café & Deli in downtown Raleigh is ready to fuel your hustle with fresh baked bagels, delicious sandwiches and house-made salads. Don't forget to try their coffee and fruit smoothies!

NOW OPEN: NY Bagel Cafe & Deli
$   .  New York Bagel Cafe & Deli   .  Raleigh
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NOW OPEN: Go Antiquing at Father and Son at Father & Son Antiques
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Father and Son

Father and Son just made a big move from its longtime home on Hargett to a new spot in the Warehouse District. Still your best bet for an afternoon of browsing vintage finds.

NOW OPEN: Go Antiquing at Father and Son
-   .  Father & Son Antiques   .  Raleigh
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Milk Lab in Cary at Milk Lab
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Milk Lab in Cary

Enjoy Thai style hand-rolled ice cream with unlimited toppings made right before your eyes at Milk Lab in Cary! Pair your treat with a delicious assortment of boba milk teas made with organic milk.

Milk Lab in Cary
$   .  Milk Lab   .  Cary
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NOW OPEN: Tonbo Ramen at Tonbo Ramen
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Tonbo Ramen

Get ready for delicious, authentic ramen made from scratch at Tonbo Ramen, downtown Raleigh's newest noodle shop. The two-story restaurant also features a Japanese speakeasy-style bar.

NOW OPEN: Tonbo Ramen
$   .  Tonbo Ramen   .  Raleigh
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NOW OPEN: Growler USA at Growler USA - Raleigh
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Growler USA

Growler USA is bringing craft beer, great pub food plus 100+ taps to their newest location on Blount St. in downtown Raleigh.

NOW OPEN: Growler USA
$$   .  Growler USA - Raleigh   .  Raleigh
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Get Smashed at Smashed Waffles at Smashed Waffles
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Smashed Waffles

Two NC bros are bringing crazy smashed waffles to Hillsborough St. The menu is made up of waffle-wiches, candy covered waffles and ice cream waffle-wiches. Sugar coma here we come!

Get Smashed at Smashed Waffles
$   .  Smashed Waffles   .  Raleigh
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NOW OPEN: The Pizza Times at The Pizza Times
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The Pizza Times

From lunch to late night, satisfy your cravings at The Pizza Times, a walk-up window dishin' out full pies and by the slice. This new edition comes from DTR faves The Raleigh Times and Morning Times.

NOW OPEN: The Pizza Times
$   .  The Pizza Times   .  Raleigh
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NOW OPEN: A Place at the Table  at A Place at the Table
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A Place at the Table

Located in the former Café de los Muertos space, A Place at the Table's pay-what-you-can cafe offers a laid-back, coffee shop atmosphere with breakfast and lunch menus. It tastes so good to give back!

NOW OPEN: A Place at the Table
$   .  A Place at the Table   .  Raleigh
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Coming Soon

Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Raleigh
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Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh

The Alamo Drafthouse is serious about offering the best films, food and drinks all in one seat! Now the team that started it all in Austin, Texas is bringing the popular cinema experience to Raleigh!

Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh
$   .  Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Raleigh   .  Raleigh
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NOW OPEN: Kaiju Bowl and Bao at Kaiju Bowl and Bao

Kaiju Bowl and Bao

Rumor has it that a new Asian specialty restaurant called Kaiju Bowl and Bao will pop-up on the downtown Raleigh food scene soon! Get ready for "Slurp Sunday" and "Monday Bunday"!

NOW OPEN: Kaiju Bowl and Bao
$   .  Kaiju Bowl and Bao   .  Raleigh
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NOW OPEN: Morgan Street Food Hall at Morgan Street Food Hall & Market
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Morgan Street Food Hall & Market +343 fire icon

A huge food hall is coming to downtown Raleigh. Think 22,000 sq.ft dedicated to amazing local food ventures. You can mix up your meal between spots, shop local food vendors and hang on a pretty patio. Expected to open at the end of May.

NOW OPEN: Morgan Street Food Hall
$   .  Morgan Street Food Hall & Market   .  Raleigh
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COMING SOON: Transfer Co. Food Hall at Transfer Co. - Olde East
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Transfer Co. Olde East Food Hall

Transfer Co. will bring a bustling food hall to a once abandoned building five minutes from Fayetteville St. Expect it to be filled with local food vendors, plus space for you to sit and enjoy!

COMING SOON: Transfer Co. Food Hall
-   .  Transfer Co. - Olde East   .  Raleigh
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NOW OPEN: Wahlburgers at Wahlburgers
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Wahlburgers

Raleigh will be the first city in North Carolina to experience Wahlburgers and their menu of burgers, frappes and floats. Opening soon in downtown Raleigh along Fayetteville Street.

NOW OPEN: Wahlburgers
$   .  Wahlburgers   .  Raleigh
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NOW OPEN: Seoul 116 at Seoul 116
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Seoul 116

City Market Sushi is opening a new Korean spot in the former more. kitchen & wine bar spot on N. West Street. Details are limited now, but Seoul 116 is expected to open sometime this spring.

NOW OPEN: Seoul 116
$$   .  Seoul 116   .  Raleigh
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Past Experiences

| PREMIUM PERK | SOFT OPENING: Happy + Hale North Hills at North Hills
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Happy + Hale North Hills

Your favorite juice shop, smoothie stop and healthy lunch option is expanding to North Hills. You'll find the new shop on the street level of Park Central Raleigh apartments 2018.

Past
| PREMIUM PERK | SOFT OPENING: Happy + Hale North Hills
$   .  North Hills   .  Raleigh
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[EXTENDED] Put Your Mind to the Test with Mazes & Brain Games at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
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Mazes & Brain Games

Put your thinking cap on and test your brainpower with over 60 different mind-boggling 3-D puzzles, mazes and full-body games at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences' latest brainy exhibit.

Past
[EXTENDED] Put Your Mind to the Test with Mazes & Brain Games
$5   .  North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences   .  Raleigh
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Raleigh's Best New Openings of 2018
Raleigh's Best New Openings of 2018