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2519 Fairview Rd, Raleigh, NC 27608-1327
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“hanger steak” (9 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2519 Fairview Rd, Raleigh, NC 27608-1327
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So happy that this is less than two miles from our home. We've been here half a dozen times in last eighteen months. Service and food were equally top notch. Last night's highlights included the tomato salad, clams, hanger steak, red drum, and the pork...More

Thank Lux_Row_World
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service; great food; lovely atmosphere and unique cocktails. The clams were AMAZING. Service was perfect. I would definitely go back and often if I lived in Raleigh.

Thank ldsummers
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Mandolin provides you the opportunity to sit at the bar or a "group" table in the bar and converse with new friends. Or, sit a bar table for two. Or sit in the dining room and enjoy a private table and friends. The menu is...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 24 July 2017

My wife and I tried Mandolin for the first time, and it was fantastic! The ingredients are fresh, seasonal, and local. I had the grilled NC amberjack, and my wife had the goat ragu. Both were exceptional. The dishes were creative, beautiful, and filling. Be...More

Thank Gregory M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is the first time my husband requested to return to a speciality restaurant. He loves their biscuits. My favorite dish is poached egg and trout. The service is wonderful and the food is excellent.

Thank SJHall2015
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I had one of the Sunday brunch specials, a Mexican omelet with BBQ chicken. It was clearly leftover chicken that didn't taste fresh. The biscuits were great, but they were tiny and I only got one. Most places will bring out more... The waiter was...More

Thank Chris N
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Three of us came for dinner after work. The restaurant wasn’t too crowded, and was not very loud (very nice). The restaurant interior is modern with high ceilings and lots of light. The service and food were both good. The waiter served a piece of...More

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 2 June 2017

My daughter made reservations here for my birthday brunch. I was very nice. The service was good and the food was excellent. It is in a quaint little residential area, very elegant dining. The concept is farm to table and features local foods. The trout...More

Thank sjhall2017
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Our first trip to Mandolin and we will go back. The farm to table food is very good as is the service. They do all of the little things well - linens, glasses, cutlery, atmosphere, service was attentive but not lingering. We were not rushed...More

Thank bepsga
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Our friends from NYC were coming down, so we took this opportunity to try Mandolin. It was a very special night...the service was wonderful, the menu was eclectic, the martinis were fantastic and we all thoroughly enjoyed our entrees. Everyone was thrilled and expectations were...More

Thank jmh333
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2519 Fairview Rd, Raleigh, NC 27608-1327
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: 919-322-0365
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