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Fiction Kitchen

428 S Dawson St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1723
+1 919-831-4177
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“curry bowl” (11 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
428 S Dawson St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1723
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Honestly I've never been the type to wait in line for brunch but every now and again I let my sister talk me into it. The wait wasn't too long (I've waited in some long lines because of this girl) no more than a half...More

Thank HeatherWkStockdale
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a surprise! We were travelling through the area, looked for vegan restaurants and found this gem. Even if you aren't vegan you would love this. My partner ordered the EASTERN NC STYLE BBQ PULLED “PORK”....he said--oh no---I think I ordered the wrong thing--because it...More

Thank flamerritt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Parking nearby can be challenging in the area, but we lucked out at 4:45pm on Friday night with a side street spot. Seated immediately (no reservations for only two), and enjoyed the view of “the board” that lists specials and drinks. Decided on smoked tomato...More

Thank NC0016
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Since we read the reviews about wait time, we decided to arrive right at opening - 4:30 pm. Well, there was a line waiting for the doors to open! We were lucky to get the last table. Our server was very knowledgeable aboiut the menu...More

Thank Jeana P
Reviewed 24 January 2018

I was excited to try Fiction Kitchen after reading the reviews, and thanks to the reviews we were prepared when they told us it would be an 1 1/2 hour wait on a recent Saturday night. They will call your cell so we walked up...More

Thank MrClarasDad
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The menu was varied and interesting. Good service. The food was very tasty and well presented. Good value. Very enjoyable.

Thank Lucas4
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We came here before a concert a few weeks ago and the vegan Chikn and Waffles were absolutely amazing - we have been coming here for years now and although this signature meal is always good - recently it’s been AMAZING!

Thank plantTrip
Reviewed 3 December 2017

The interior of the restaurant feels a little like a retro diner with a contemporary twist. There is table seating but also some counter seating. As there were no tables available when we arrived around 6:00 p.m. on a Thursday, we sat at the counter....More

Thank rev_trips
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Super creative dishes and most are Vegan and GF!!! Highly recommend this place, my party got the nori rolls, chicken n waffles, curry bowl and the peanut noodle bowl. Everything was incredible. Highly recommend.

Thank Zoe S
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We visited for allergy concerns that are met with the vegan menu. This was the first restaurant where I could allow my daughter to order ANYTHING safely. We love the small, quaint atmosphere, but the food is unforgettable. We tried the apple fritters, chicken &...More

Thank MrANDMrs Smith S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 428 S Dawson St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1723
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-831-4177
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