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Backyard Bistro

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$$ - $$$American, ,
1235 Hurricane Alley Way, Raleigh, NC 27607-3627
+1 919-851-6203
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1235 Hurricane Alley Way, Raleigh, NC 27607-3627
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First impression was the menus were sticky and gross. Waiter knew nothing about gluten free and options were very limited. I had a salad and the mushrooms were slimy and disgusting. A waste of my money. Left there hungry!!!

Thank BallydesmondIreland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Raleigh for the Sugarland concert at PNC arena, and was totally blown away by this restaurant. The wings, hamburgers, and beer selection were great! But the atmosphere was by far the best. The bar area was awesome with plenty of seating and...More

Thank tammieg60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was staying in a nearby hotel for work and wasn’t sure of a good place for take out. I got the fried chicken sandwich with fries and carrot cake. It was delicious! My favorite part was the bbq sauce. Best bbq sauce I’ve had in...More

Thank stovashis
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Enjoyed the dinner of burger and fries. They were running a special on their burgers so we have them a try. Good flavor and they even offered a gluten-free bun for my friend who is restricted. We were able to "build" our own toppings &...More

Thank Vie C
Reviewed March 26, 2018

Our server Ashley was on point !, we came for Winter Jam 2018, the food came out quick, my wife was on the Whole 30 diet & they were able to accommodate her easily

Thank James M
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Had lunch here recently while in town for a Carolina Hurricanes game at PNC Arena just across the street from this restaurant. Good selection of food and beers, great atmosphere. For anyone who may remember the Scoreboard Restaurant in Matthews, NC - this place will...More

Thank TJ D
Reviewed February 13, 2018

After arriving at our hotel, we wanted somewhere to unwind after our long drive. This was very close, and we were able to be seated quickly. We ordered the Mimi's homemade chips and glasses of wine. The chips were fabulous and the wine delightful. We...More

Thank Arlene259
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Service was good. Atmosphere was typical. Food was above average. Flavor on brisket was very good. Could have slow cooked a little longer & would have been a little more melt-in-your-mouth. Slaw was good. Important for BBQ place

Thank JRGidaho
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Went before a Hurricanes game. Quickly got a seat (Sunday at @12:30 for a 3:00 game). Food was good and great beer selection. Very clean bathroom (at least the women’s was :)). Paid $10 for parking to park there Vice the $20 at PNC Arena...More

Thank 2Ready2Retire
Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here for a number of years but this is the first time this year, and our last. Our server never wrote anything down so when our Cobb salad came it was covered in the bacon we did not want. They gave...More

Thank Djrrossi
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Laura C
April 19, 2018|
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Response from 2Ready2Retire | Reviewed this property |
Laura, VERY easy walk. No hills and as the previous responder said, cheaper to park there vice the Arena.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1235 Hurricane Alley Way, Raleigh, NC 27607-3627
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-851-6203
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