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Fiction Kitchen


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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US$10 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife has switched to a plant-based diet, and we've always heard good things about this place. We decided to try it on an early Friday evening before a performance at the nearby Duke Energy Performing Arts Center. They don't take reservations, and we had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TarHeel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was delicious! Wait staff was exceptional! Atmosphere was welcoming! All in all a very enjoyable experience and I will go again even though I live 60 miles away- it is well worth the trip. The fried green tomato sandwich was particularly good with just...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank pjh727
Reviewed 23 December 2018

There are a few restaurants that you will always remember once you have gone. Fiction Kitchen is one such place. It is not large so expect a bit of a crowd but you will get top notch food to please any pallet

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 398ethanl
Reviewed 10 November 2018

First off, I will say that I like vegetarian food, but I am not a vegetarian. I stopped in after conference, as it is easy walking distance from both the Convention Center and the hotel I was staying at. This place was great! The menu...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cassie M
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Decided to try Fiction Kitchen because i had heard good things. We made reservations which I recommend an typed the moc. Chicken an waffles which were great, also their root vegetables fried.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank juanpwhite
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Fiction Kitchen...vegetarian and vegan food. I am a long time vegetarian and I found FK very good. I'm one of those people who doesn't want meat...so "fake" meat really doesn't appeal to me at all. My husband got the BBQ Pork platter and it does...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank CPMoser
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Tricked 😳 but delighted. 😎 First time visit as a guest of family for packed Sunday brunch. Once I figured out the secret of Fiction - I leaned into the gluten & traditional protein free experience. 😳 Loved both the ‘chicken’ & waffles AND the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Mpfisher
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Although there was a crowd of people here, when we were seated finally, the portions were really small and the food unremarkable. It's a bit pricey for the decor and the food. I wasn't impressed and I hope things have changed. I doubt that I...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Cruiser694974
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped for apps & a drink, grabbing a seat at the bar (see host...not self seating at bar). Neither of us ate vegetarian at all but we really enjoyed the creativity of the place & the great app/cocktail choices. We shared a delicious mushroom...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Harl3yR1d3r
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Excellent service and good food. Lots of gluten-free, vegan, and vegetarian options. Our server also helped us choose low-sodium entrees and sides, and arranged to have some of them prepared salt-free when possible.

Date of visit: June 2018
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