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Shopping, Dining & Nightlife

Downtown Raleigh’s retail base has grown +82% in the last 10 years with 115+ retailers currently in downtown

Downtown Raleigh has become a major food destination regionally and nationally with over 150 dining establishments providing a broad range of cuisines and experiences.



58% of downtown storefront businesses are 51% or more minority-or-female-owned

Source: DRA


There are 104 lunch spots in Downtown Raleigh—more than any other Triangle office submarket

Source: DRA


Outdoor Dining Map