Food & Wine’s Best Classic Restaurants in Every State

Food & Wine just published their list of the Best Classic Restaurants in Every State. We are thrilled to be included – check out the full article here and start planning your road trip now!

January Supper Club

We are hosting a very special January Supper Club - featuring Haw River Farmhouse Ales on Wednesday, January 29th at 6 pm. Justin will be preparing four courses paired with four of these very special ales. Click here to make your reservation.

Crook’s Corner Book Prize Announces Winner

The Crook's Corner Book Prize announced its 2020 winner at a festive event on Monday evening. Chapel Hill native Devi Laskar's The Atlas of Reds and Blues won not only the $5000 prize but also a free glass of wine every day for a year at Crook's. You can read all about it in this Indy Week piece.

January Artist Richard Kinnaird

Our January art is now up! Richard Kinnaird was a Professor of Art for over 30 years at UNC-Chapel Hill. Click here for his full bio.

Collards, Black Eyed Peas, whole desserts for New Year’s Day

We'll be cooking up some big batches of collards and black-eyed peas for pick up on New Year's Eve from 5:30 pm - 6 pm. Gotta have them for your New Year's Day luck plate! Taking orders now at

Gift Certificates

Give the gift of shrimp & grits this holiday season! Gift certificates are now available on our website. Just click here to place your order!

Susie’s December Newsletter

Allow me to distract your busy minds with a few words about our favorite Corner…. First, we have Fried Oysters. They are part of a beautiful medley of fried shrimp and vegetables with our classic roasted garlic mayo. The market price remains…

Pre Theater Menu Starts Friday, December 13

We are launching our pre theater menu, Friday, December 13!  The menu will be available Tuesday through Sunday from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm for $35, perfect for pre-curtain, pre-tip off, or as an early dinner option.

December Artist Elaine O’Neil

For many years now, we have had the privilege of displaying Elaine O’Neil’s art quilts during the month of December. This December her work features many of our favorite places like The Crunkleton, Neal’s Deli, IP III and of course Crook’s…

New Year’s Eve Supper Club

We are hosting a New Year’s Eve Supper Club! Shannon is creating a sparkling punch, and Justin will have raw Harker’s Island Oysters, New York Strip, and a Southern Layer Cake with ice cream. It will be decadent, and delicious, lively,…