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Big Ed's City Market Restaurant

220 Wolfe St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1824
+1 919-836-9909
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (98 reviews)
“biscuits” (154 reviews)
“country ham” (29 reviews)
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220 Wolfe St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1824
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were seated right away. Late weekend breakfast. We both had eggs and sausage and biscuits. Both of us thought they were very good!

Thank 2Ready2Retire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Delicious breakfast and very attentive service. Everything was served quickly and the food is so fresh and tasty. Some may find some sides like home fries and buttered rice to be a bit on the bland side but that's what condiments are for. The...More

Thank ASBx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been visiting the tables of Big Ed's for years now and always love to bring visiting family and friends to try out one of our downtown's finest Breakfast joints! Big Ed's has amazing pancakes that rival any gourmet foodie breakfast place I have...More

Thank PLLMomof4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

get food,service & atmosphere. broad menu.something for everyone..could eat there weekly.may have to wait during peak times.brunch or late lunch is ideal.

Thank 628stantonh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great home cooked food & cozy atmosphere - has 2 convenient locations & I like the 6 Forks location.

Thank robertasD7486UP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is crowded on the weekends because the food hits the spot - great comfort food. The pancake challenge is insane! Omelettes are huge & the hash browns are wonderful. Highly recommend checking it out. Downside - parking can be a bit of a...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place. Loved the atmosphere. Smack in the middle of downtown, cobblestone street. Extremely friendly staff, portion was more than enough. Always something to look at with all the antiques hanging from the ceiling. Give them a try.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of friends wanted to try some southern cooking, and Big Ed's it was. The place is small but the service was great! Food was great, price was okay.

Thank Mingalaba2804
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Weather it's a "meat and 2 vegetables" or a special, Big Ed's is an awesome place. Great fish dishes, too.

Thank John K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want traditional southern breakfast and other meals, this is one of the best places. You gotta love carbs and fat.

Thank Jim A
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Richard D
17 December 2016|
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Response from Nevin L | Reviewed this property |
It is a breakfast/brunch kind of place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Wolfe St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1824
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-836-9909
  • E-mail
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