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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” (103 reviews)
“biscuits” (162 reviews)
“country ham” (31 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
220 Wolfe St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1824
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We got breakfast sandwiches and home fries. All were very well made though the biscuits were a tad greasy for my taste. I loved the Southern ambience of the place and would have enjoyed dining in. Staff were friendly and the order was prepared very...More

Thank April B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a late breakfast at this place on my day trip to Raleigh.... I liked it!! Good food and very cheap and the banana pudding was the best! Since it was kinda late I wanted a beer lol ... they don’t serve alcohol.... I highly...More

Thank ranso
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was crowded but the wait was minimal and the service was quick. Pancakes are huge and overflowing the plate. Hearty meal.

Thank James M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big Ed's is a part of Raleigh. It is a place you bring friends and family that are visiting the area. At times, there is a line around the building but do not let that scare you as it does move rather quickly. The decor...More

Thank NCTraveler2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are so many interesting things on the wall and hanging from the ceiling to look at while you sit there. Place gets very crowded. Food is good and reasonably priced.

Thank tammiew101416
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Big Ed's is a Raleigh staple. We go every few months for breakfast or brunch with the kids. They are typically crowded but they turn tables quickly. So be prepared to wait but not too long. Food is exactly what you would expect. Great eggs,...More

Thank JediFox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great breakfast location. My first time and I will be back. I had the Country Ham. It was great. The wait staff is friendly. You should go.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a great, inexpensive country style breakfast- this is the place for you. The restaurant is tucked back on some side streets in the middle of downtown Raleigh. The atmosphere is very casual with antiques hanging from the ceiling. As you...More

Thank LoganBerryKai
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Very good breakfasts! Fried fish is great and as long as you understand that we are not talking about low calorie fare--although it might be possible to order some--they do offer salads. You are not going to want to eat here if you are dieting....More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is located at center of the Downtown Raleigh. We went there for breakfast. The food is traditional America Southern food. Enough food quantities with reasonable price. Fabulous pancake and hush puppies. Staff are super nice and friendly. After breakfast, we walked around downtown....More

Thank Bei Y
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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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