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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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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (100 reviews)
“biscuits” (158 reviews)
“country ham” (30 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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220 Wolfe St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1824
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Why is this place so popular? It’s routinely got a line of people waiting to get in on weekends. Lunchtime it’s packed too. You can do so much better elsewhere. Downtown is loaded with actual GOOD restaurants. I just don’t get it. The waitresses at...More

Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was recommended to us as a good place to buy a good breakfast near our hotel. We were not disappointed. It was filled with locals on a Saturday which is always a good sign. Would go back. about 4 years ago

Thank Julia C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fun place for breakfast or lunch .A downtown location with an old time dinner feel. All your favorites made just right . Super friendly helpful staff help with any questions . Biscuits , grits , meats all made right . If you are inclined...More

Thank Russ V
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered scrambled eggs, bacon, and grits with a biscuit. The eggs were watery, the bacon too crunchy, and no matter what I did to the grits they didn't taste good. They don't have real butter on the table, so I only had salt to...More

Thank kbconover1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for lunch with three others. Everything was great, plenty of delicious food and very reasonable priced. I love the chicken pastry.

Thank wjm8309
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Big Ed's is a must-visit dining stop on your trip to Raleigh. You will find the parking hard to obtain and the line may be long.. but good things come to those who wait. We visited for Sunday brunch. When they say they are closed...More

Thank Darryn B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoy having weekend breakfast at Big Ed’s. All of the basic breakfast fare. Really like the ham biscuits. And you can get red-eye gravy for your grits. Staff and service are great.

Thank w8kfield5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I sent here recently to take an old friend to lunch. I ordered chicken salad that was very good. I also had the BRST fried okra I have ever tasted. My friend ordered chicken and pastry- there was not a bite left in her bowl....More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a unique place to go for southern meal. 4/5 stars because they have very shorts hours. Breakfast to early lunch daily but a great place to take visiting family or having a solo meal.

Thank Ray T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the food is very good and very southern at hart. grits are great and the eggs are to die for.....get them scrambled with cheese and onions and bacon. THE BEST Service is great.

Thank sharon_landsberg1970
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
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
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