Food in Greensboro, NC


From biscuits to bulgogi, food trucks to fine dining; if you love food, you’ve gotta love Greensboro. Home to an inspired community of eateries that run the gamut of styles and influences, Greensboro’s award-winning food scene is set to savor.

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Food Notables

Scrambled Southern Diner - Greensboro, NC

Scrambled Southern Diner

In the heart of Greensboro’s historical neighborhood, Lindley Park, Scrambled has become a favorite eclectic southern diner with hearty American dishes, regional draft beers, and outdoor seating. Local area farmers and North Carolina products are found throughout the menu. Learn more

Dame’s Chicken & Waffles - Greensboro, NC

Dame’s Chicken & Waffles

Dame’s pairings are world-class, comfort food combinations meant to fulfill your appetite’s and heart’s desires. From “first-timers” to “barnyard veterans”, Dame’s “Almost” World Famous Chicken & Waffle inspirations are truly palette pleasing pairings that offer something special for all comers. Learn more

Print Works Bistro - Greensboro, NC

Print Works Bistro

Print Works Bistro and sister restaurant Green Valley Grill were both named to Open Table’s 2019 list of “The 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in America”. Learn more

Hops Burger Bar - Greensboro, NC

Hops Burger Bar

Hops Burger Bar was ranked #1 on Trip Advisor’s “America’s Top 10 Burgers” list. Learn more

Blue Denim - Greensboro, NC

Blue Denim

Hip, intimate fixture, offering Cajun & Creole dishes along with weekly specials and local craft beers. Learn more

Undercurrent - Greensboro, NC


Since May 1998, Undercurrent Restaurant has been at the top of the list in elegant dining in downtown Greensboro serving seasonal, small harvest-inspired cuisine that highlights local farmers and purveyors. When you decide on Undercurrent, your choice is more than just a place to eat, it is a place where you can count on being taken care of. Learn more

Machete - Greensboro, NC


Not a restaurant, but a home where you’re the guest. Located in the historical Fisher Park neighborhood. Experience comfort food and cocktails that aim to satisfy and awaken your senses. Learn more

Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen - Greensboro, NC

Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen

Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen is among Greensboro's many restaurants that take advantage of an abundant year-round selection of locally-grown and locally-sourced ingredients. Learn more

1618 Seafood Grille - Greensboro, NC

1618 Seafood Grille

1618 Seafood Grille was included among Culture Trip’s “12 Best Seafood Spots in NC”. Learn more

Pho Hien Vuong - Greensboro, NC

Pho Hien Vuong

Family-owned and operated since 1996 – Pho Hien Vuong brings Southeastern Vietnamese cuisine to The Gate City serving up authentic dishes made from fresh ingredients, with a focus on using minimal oil and reliance on fresh herbs and spices to bring you one of the healthiest cuisine selections of the Triad. Learn more


Rearn Thai

Opened in 1992, Rearn Thai is one of the very first Thai restaurants in Greensboro. For more than 29 years it has been serving traditional Thai dishes under the guidance of three simple rules: Make customers smile, do the right thing, and always be kind. Learn more

Sushi Republic - Greensboro, NC

Sushi Republic

Voted the best sushi in Greensboro by readers for Triad's Best 2021 on Yes!Weekly. Offers both classic Japanese sushi and diverse fusion dishes inspired by different cultures around the world. Learn more

El Mercadito - Greensboro, NC

El Mercadito

Serving the Hispanic community for over 20 years, El Mercadito is a Mexican grocery store, bakery, butcher, and grill all in one place. With two locations in Greensboro, one on 103 Muirs Chapel and the second location on 3833 Gate City Blvd. Learn more

Boba House - Greensboro, NC

Boba House

Satisfying conscious patrons since 2003, Boba House is Greensboro's Vegetarian Restaurant of the Triad, serving delicious vegan and vegetarian food inspired by traditional Vietnamese and Thai cuisine. Prepared fresh and made-to-order and locally sourced when possible. Learn more

Farmers Markets - Greensboro, NC

Farmers Markets

Greensboro is home to a variety of neighborhood and regional farmers markets who make it their mission to promote economic development, support community health and encourage social connections. Learn more

Cheesecakes by Alex - Greensboro, NC

Cheesecakes by Alex

Come in for handmade cheesecakes or made-from-scratch layer cakes and assorted pastries. Oh, yeah! Bring your laptop and enjoy their offerings while accessing the internet with Free WiFi service. Learn more

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