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J Betski's

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10 W Franklin St, Raleigh, NC 27604-8011
+1 919-833-7999
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pierogies” (45 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (24 reviews)
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German, Polish, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 W Franklin St, Raleigh, NC 27604-8011
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here twice in the past month and both times the food and staff were fantastic. We are already planning our next trip. Well worth the drive from Wake Forest.

Thank darrell h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This German restaurant is awesome. It is small but the food is so good. I have a been about 6 times now and look forward to returning.

Thank jqe1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second time dining at the restaurant and were even more impressed than the first visit. They have a number of bottled beers and about five German Draft beers. I tried the Octoberfest selection and it was perfect. We ordered a chopped salad...More

Thank JoeBoxter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm always happy with how much the staff here enjoy serving good food. Not cheap but worth every penny. Consistently outstanding. Go.

Thank Sterlz
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Betski's is great. It has a wonderful atmosphere and great service. I love the food. Pierogi, schnitzel, spatzel,...you'll find all the good eastern Euro foods here. Excellent beer and wine selection too.

Thank JeanC1
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Unique cuisine right off of Peace street, variety of usual dishes served in unusual ways. Service nice. A little pricey for the fare but unique.

Thank T7643SYdawns
Reviewed August 28, 2017

It was a lovely place and we went just at the right time of day. No crowds. We ordered sausage, potatoes and lots of beer. It was a great experience. Highly recommend J Betski's.

Thank Neckbone13
Reviewed August 15, 2017

This place is so good that we always make a detour through Raleigh on our way North, and this time during pierogi week were not disappointed; the variety of the homemade piertogis and sausage was great and the taste superb. The draft beers are nice...More

Thank sigmund w
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Traditional German food with a modern flair. All made in house (except the kraut), sausage, brats, pierogie's... Small menu, perfectly prepared, seasonal flair. Don't be in a hurry, it doesn't do the food justice.

Thank David W
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Hands down the best pierogies I've ever had - my boyfriend immigrated from Poland and gives his seal of approval too. Paired with a few sausages, fresh salad and butter rolls, this is what I call a perfect lunch.

Thank Katie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Polish, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 W Franklin St, Raleigh, NC 27604-8011
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-833-7999
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