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Irregardless Cafe

901 W Morgan St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1511
+1 919-833-8898
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
17:00 - 21:30All hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
901 W Morgan St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1511
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Reviewed yesterday

This was our first time and we were not disappointed! There was absolutely something for everyone on the menu and everything was absolutely wonderful from appetizer through dessert, including some very unique twists. The service and entertainers did a wonderful job making sure the whole...More

Thank James M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyed a magical night of great service, tasty food and musical treats. Leftovers tasted as is good as the night before. :) Seriously, the name must drive English teachers bonkers. But ask for the story and be prepared to smile.

Thank Mpfisher
Reviewed 5 days ago

This cafe has something for everyone. Beef and chicken, seafood, veggie and vegan offers. Most are imaginative riffs on well known appies or entrees. We 5 shared a falafel appy, with hummus, pita chips. Perfect. I ordered paella, served surprisingly with chicken wings insead of...More

Thank Original_Shrut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Irregardless is a terrific restaurant. I went for a late Saturday brunch and was pleased with the family atmosphere, live saxophone music and friendly wait staff. The food was unique and delicious. I highly recommend it!

Thank TravelHost213
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an enjoyable evening! Of course good company helps, and I had exceptional business colleagues last night. But good food, impeccable service , and a relaxed atmosphere count too. What I liked best about the food was the variety and local twist. I picked a...More

Thank Deborah F
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My first visit here was the result of a cooking class experience my husband purchased for me as a birthday gift. BEST. GIFT. EVER. I participated in the May class. Chef Arthur is not only very liberal in sharing "secrets" he employs as an owner...More

Thank 4MoBulls
Reviewed 10 May 2017

It has been many years since I visited Irregardless Cafe, but it is still as good, no better than ever. I believe this was one of the first vegetarian restaurants although non-vegetarian dishes are served as well, A group of us went for their popular...More

Thank teddya323
Reviewed 5 May 2017

For a restaurant that claims Veganism, it's slim pickings (vs Vegetarian). The prices are reasonable for the portions, and the restaurant itself has pleasant ambiance. I've been here in the summer and sat outdoors, also for New Years Eve dinner (where there was only 1...More

Thank Charli M
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Took my client to Lunch and scored perfectly with her. She is a foodie from San Francisco and was delighted to discover this restaurant. I have never had a disappointing meal here yet.

Thank Claudette A
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Out solo on my motorcycle and found heaven the food amazing and fresh from there farm I give this place my first 10

Thank Mary T
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What time does the music start on Saturday night?
16 July 2016|
Response from Brenda C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about music on Saturday evening. I do know they have music during Sunday brunch!
Is there outdoor seating? If so, is it okay to bring my dog?
15 July 2016|
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Response from NellieBly1981 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is limited outdoor seating (4 tables) but you need to call about dog.
Do you have a room to host a bridesmaid's luncheon?
23 June 2016|
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Response from 919FrankieTraveler | Reviewed this property |
You may want to call the restaurant to see if this location can fit a large party. I didn't see a private space in the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 W Morgan St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1511
  • Public Transportation: Raleigh's CAT bus stops at the corner of West Morgan Street and Tryon Hill, just across the street from the Cafe.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-833-8898
  • E-mail
Award winning restaurant, serving hand-crafted meals in downtown Raleigh since 1975. Featuring farm to table cuisine in the Cafe and at all Catering events. Great Jazz, Bluegrass & Folk music nightly, to be enjoyed with craft beers, unique wines and fun cocktails.

Dinner, Lunch and Brunch menus feature local and organic ingredients, beef, lamb, seafood, poultry, duck, vegetarian, vegan & gluten free options.

Affordable, upscale dinner specials paired with sizzling cocktails, craft beers and musical ensembles nightly spells fun! The Irregardless Cafe is the place where friends dine regularly.
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