Opening Soon: Las Enchiladas on West Chatham

Story and lead photo by Hal Goodtree. Cary, NC – In the space on West Chatham formerly occupied by Hieronymous Seafood, a new restaurant is getting set to open. It’s La Casa de las Enchiladas, bringing the true cuisine of Mexico to downtown Cary.

Restaurants: KoMo KoMo

You know the Cary restaurant scene is coming of age with the introduction of fusion cuisine. Say hello citizens of Cary to KoMo KoMo, a new French-Korean restaurant in Maynard Crossing.

Food: Thai Spices and Sushi Celebrates 4 Years in Cary

Narong moved first, renting an apartment adjacent to the shopping center. He left his family behind in California for 2 years, while he got started. He said when he opened in 2008 the economy was very tough to open a new business. He persevered and has survived and now business is picking up.

Food: Peppers Market in Morrisville

How many sandwiches are made and eaten everyday in Cary? Thousands, surely. But you’d have to eat a lot of sandwiches to find any as good as those from Peppers in Morrisville.

Food: BurgerFi Coming to Cary

Here are two words you don’t hear together very much: “eco-friendly” and “hamburgers.” BurgerFi, a new restaurant concept, aims to change that perception when they open their doors in Cary during the Spring of 2012.

Restaurants: Former Stonewood Grill to Become Rockwell’s

Dean Ogden, owner of Rocky Top Hospitality , recently announced plans for a second Cary restaurant in the former Stonewood Grill on Darrington Drive off NW Cary Parkway.

Restaurants: Bosphorus

The Downtown restaurant scene in Cary is always changing. The new “in” place to eat lunch: Bosphorus. The food is fantastic, the service and experience are classy and comfortable and the price is right.

Food: Forbes Gives Herons 5th Star

Forbes Travel Guide only gives a 5 star rating to 25 restaurants in the entire United States. One of them is in Cary.

Food: Mellow Mushroom to Open September 26

Photo by Hal Goodtree via iPhone. Cary, NC – The Mellow Mushroom, what many believe to be the best pizza restaurant in the Triangle, is set to open in Cary on September 26.

Unaabi – Afghan Food!

I would recommend starting off the meal with the aushak boiled dumplings filled with scallions, herbs & spices and topped with minted yogurt sauce and ground beef. They remind me of spicy wantons bathed in a sweet yogurt sauce.

Restaurant: Mawa’s Taste of Africa

Chicken and steak is great. I love my tilapia, tuna and tilefish, too. But where can you go for goat? The answer is Mawa in Morrisville.

One of Our Favorites: Crema Coffee

Story and photos by Hal Goodtree Cary, NC – Crema is the thin layer of foam at the top of a cup of espresso. If you’re serious about your coffee, Crema Coffee in Cornerstone Plaza (corner of High House and Davis Dr) is just the place for you.