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Bolt Bistro and Bar - CLOSED

219 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1309
+1 919-821-0011
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
1 Oct 2016
“Bolt burger a deal at 12$”
28 Aug 2016
“Excellent food and service!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, American
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219 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1309
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

In town for bluegrass festival snd seeking respite from the crowds. First the good news: the ribeye and roasted cauliflower, caesar salad and bolt burger are all winners. Food was out of the kitchen quickly after we ordered. Everything was hot and delicious. They will...More

Thank afrdurham
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We found this restaurant kind of by accident and we couldn't have been more pleasantly surprised! My fiancé and I both ordered off the Restaurant Week menu. The food was great and so was the service. The prices were quite reasonable as well. The bathroom...More

Thank Marilyn D
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic dinner spot in downtown Raleigh. Stopped in on the way to a concert at Red Hat Amphitheater and it was Restaurant Week. Tuna was fresh, steak was perfectly cooked, mac and cheese was awesome and desert was great. The service was wonderful as well....More

Thank Oozfrabah
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I was here for lunch today. We arrived just before 12 noon. We told the server that we needed our meal prepared fast because we had a 1 PM meeting. While the good was good, it was prepared VERY SLOWLY. I would have give Bolt...More

Thank zip98221
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Excellent food and service, large menu lots of choices, in downtown Raleigh, great fro large parties.

Thank msbrazil
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I took a group including a Pulitzer Prize winner to this place and it was a winner! Will go back again as the food and service was both good. Is it 5* ? No. But a solid 3.5 or 4.

Thank Nick P
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

It's an enjoyable place and the food is good. But the prices are a bit high for the quantity. The staff is a delight and helpful. The restaurant is very clean and engaging. Have been there 4 times already and I recommend the AD chicken......More

Thank Ebony B
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We had an excellent server The restaurant wasn't crowded at all on a weeknight. I had the blood orange margarita- Wonderul! Fresh and perfect for the summer night. I also had the special seafood mushroom risotta. Once again- perfect. The only disappointment was the website...More

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Visiting with a graduate, we really enjoyed the steaks. Great value for the surf and turf with salad, 4oz filet, and 6oz lobster tail for $33.

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

2nd time dining here. First time it was the perfect evening to sit outside for dinner and people watch. For those who are not familiar - This street is basically "Main Street" with Capitol on one end and Meymandie on other end. Eating inside was...More

Thank Abby275
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 34
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1309
    (Hargett St)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-821-0011
  • E-mail
The concept of Bolt is to bring a sleek, clean, approachable, and affordable dining experience to Downtown Raleigh. Our chefs are working on a local infused menu from North Carolina which is rich with culinary culture and Bolt is committed to bringing an exciting selection for all to enjoy. Bolt’s menu has been developed to be true to its bistro concept to deliver a wide array of options to satisfy any palette from our flatbreads to our sliders, salads, variety of fish, steaks and pastas. We offer a great selection of wine by the glass, pricing from $5-$12! We also offer great local craft beers; bottles and draft. Bolt also offers a great space for your private party where we are able to host corporate, pharmaceutical, or wedding rehearsals. We have wireless capabilities for your broadcasts or meeting requirements. We also offer catering for any size parties. Bolt offers a private elevator entrance for our VIP functions. We offer the only heated outdoor dining on Fayetteville Street
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