John B. Bare Collaboration with Master Carpenter Clint Burgess

Our latest installation is now up featuring the photographs of John B. Bare.

Atlantic Beach Pie in Food 52's Top 10 Genius Recipes of All Time

Food 52 named Bill Smith's Atlantic Beach Pie, the sweet-salty twist on a classic North Carolina lemon pie, one of their "Top 10 Genius Recipes of All Time" (along with Marcella Hazan's Tomato Sauce with Onion and Butter). Check out the full story here.

October Supper Club with Nancie McDermott

Join us October 30 for Supper with Nancie McDermott – Nancie McDermott is a food writer, cooking teacher, and the author of fourteen cookbooks. Click here to make your reservation!

Susie's September Newsletter

Dear Crook's Family, September. Wild, unpredictable storms aside, a sense of rhythm and balance returns with school schedules and shorter days. The exuberance of summer produce on the menu becomes more streamlined, and flavors find…

September Featured Artist Jason Wozniak

North Carolina painter Jason Wozniak's beautiful paintings are up in the dining room throughout September. 

Susie's August Newsletter

Dear Crook's Family, I know y'all can feel it, too; summer is winding down. The days are getting shorter, and the school buses are practicing their routes through my neighborhood. That doesn't mean summer food can't be found, but it does…

Supper Club Wednesday, August 28th

Our next Supper Club will happen Wednesday, August 28th at 6 pm, with an all vegetarian menu featuring the summer produce of three fantastic local farmers. Click here to reserve your spot.

Get it while you can!

The Crook's Picnic Plate is back on the menu featuring a ½ cold fried chicken, deviled eggs, watermelon wedge, cukes & onions and potato salad. This dish has been selling out, so if you have your heart set please give us a call before…

Join us for our Wednesday Supper Club!

Hey y'all! We're starting a supper club, a family style dinner party the last Wednesday of each month. We're kicking it off Wednesday, July 31st at 6 pm featuring Bill Smith fare. 3 Courses for $45 (not including drinks, tax, and tip). Click here for more details and to reserve your spot.

July Featured Artist Lauren Deserres

All of July we're featuring Pittsboro artist Lauren Deserres on our walls. Lauren creates narrative imagery featuring plants and animals, many of them inspired by her home state of North Carolina.