The other great forte of the Triangle? Mexican food. Hard to believe, I know. But it's true.
Here's the beginning of an index to Froofy Dining in Durham. And here is the start of the all-important Luncheon Dining in RTP. (Yes, there's more to the Park than Bojangle's.)
Oh yeah: Dalat, Cosmic Cantina, Third Place, Skylight Exchange, Crooks Corner, Lilly's Pizza, Henry's Bistro, Cafe Parvaneh, Silk Road Tea Room, Park Diner, Pepper's, Burrito Bunker, The Rockford, Sunflower's, Sadlack's, Bullock's, Pan Pan, Char Grill, Suman's, Neomonde Deli, Time fuckin Out.