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Irregardless Cafe

901 W Morgan St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1511
+1 919-833-8898
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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901 W Morgan St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1511
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our first visit to this out of the way place in Raleigh off Hillsborough Street. Don't let the front fool you - it's got plenty of seating. They emphasize their fresh farm to table food and they deliver. We went for Saturday brunch. They started...More

Thank lc6805
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The black bean burger and sweet potato fries are delicious! The service is usually good, albeit sometimes slow. The little man that refills your water glass is always on point with timing!

Thank Suzanne E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I first ate here in high school in the late 70's, and it was my favorite place until I moved away. I had not been back (due to moving) since 1984 until last week. It is STILL the best restaurant I have ever eaten in....More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I had a tasty paella for dinner here and was able to eat outside, at least until it started raining. Then, I went inside and saw that they have live music. Their web site indicates they have live music every night and that is is...More

Thank Howard S
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Wife and I visited Irregardless Cafe last night. Locals say this is one of the best in town and we would agree it is on the list! Everyone recommends the shrimp and grits - so I had to try it. They were delicious as advertised!...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This quaint café in downtown Raleigh is an enjoyable place lunch or dinner. The food is OK but not spectacular. We return there every time we visit Raleigh. Our main reason for visiting: the best sangria I have ever had. They serve it with red...More

Thank anthonyrQ1322MC
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Outstanding selection to meet everyone's taste in our family. The service is beyond good - can't wait to go back again!

Thank Shane D
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Ate brunch at this establishment today. Love that they have a garden and use fresh produce. Service was excellent and the food was delicious. We got there just at 11 so we did not have a wait, however, it would have been worth the wait

Thank tajohn1963
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Ate dinner here while visiting with friends. It is not from from the NC State campus and has an eclectic menu with many vegan dishes. We had reservations and were seated immediately. The service started out excellent at but as they got busier our server...More

Thank pjg55
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We had the Poached Salmon and Shrimp and Grits and the meal was superb. We shared Coconut cake for dessert and that was awesome. Will be back soon

Thank 901jones
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Questions & Answers
16 July 2016|
Response from Brenda C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about music on Saturday evening. I do know they have music during Sunday brunch!
15 July 2016|
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Response from NellieBly1981 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is limited outdoor seating (4 tables) but you need to call about dog.
23 June 2016|
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Response from 919FrankieTraveler | Reviewed this property |
You may want to call the restaurant to see if this location can fit a large party. I didn't see a private space in the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 W Morgan St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1511
  • Public Transportation: Raleigh's CAT bus stops at the corner of West Morgan Street and Tryon Hill, just across the street from the Cafe.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-833-8898
  • E-mail
Award winning restaurant, serving hand-crafted meals in downtown Raleigh since 1975. Featuring farm to table cuisine in the Cafe and at all Catering events. Great Jazz, Bluegrass & Folk music nightly, to be enjoyed with craft beers, unique wines and fun cocktails. Dinner, Lunch and Brunch menus feature local and organic ingredients, beef, lamb, seafood, poultry, duck, vegetarian, vegan & gluten free options. Affordable, upscale dinner specials paired with sizzling cocktails, craft beers and musical ensembles nightly spells fun! The Irregardless Cafe is the place where friends dine regularly.
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