Fayetteville is home to one of the largest army bases in the country. Every year, the city draws thousands of people from all age brackets and different parts of the US and even the world. This is the reason why Fayetteville continues to innovate and update its food scene, to keep up with the variety of tourists it hosts daily. The city is more than what you think it is, with its Cuban food and a microbrewery, there sure is something for you at Fayetteville!

Boonma Thai

You can expect some of the best quality food to be served on your plate at Boonma Thai. Its menu offers everything a Thai restaurant offers and more. Boonma Thai makes sure that you will leave the place satisfied and wanting to come back the next day. Don’t miss their bowl of beef noodle soup or any of their curry dishes.

Habana Cuban Restaurant

Your Cuban experience starts immediately when you first step foot in Habana Cuban Restaurant. Their menu offers a list of mouthwatering Cuban dishes that you should try. Don’t sleep on their famous Cuban sandwich. But if you want to dig in deeper, you can find other equally delicious dishes like camarones enchiladas and lechon asado.

Luigi’s Italian Restaurant and Bar

Luigi’s Italian Restaurant and Bar is owned by an immigrant from Greece. The restaurant has been around for more than two decades now and has become a favorite dining spot for locals and tourists alike. The menu offers Italian food matched by the ambiance, which will make you feel like you really have traveled to Italy. Their menu includes Greek-style lamb, cooked over an open fire.

MaryBill’s Café & Elbow Room

MaryBill’s will make you feel like you’re dining in the comfort of your home. With its intimate and relaxing atmosphere, it’s hard not to fall in love with the place. The restaurant’s extensive menu includes everyone’s favorite— the all-day breakfast. You should also try their salads and sandwiches, which are created in their unique style. Their egg specials are to die for and will leave you full until the evening. If you want to start your day with good food, MaryBill’s Café is your go-to place.

The Mash House Brewery & Chophouse

At Marsh House Brewery, you can expect to be impressed with their beer selection. It gets its inspiration from the European breweries and makes sure they do it best. If you prefer sweet beer, you can have their hefeweizen or other fruit beers. Meanwhile, if you’re looking for something with a real kick, you should try the IPA. Aside from their beer options, they also have delicious food to match.

Taste of West Africa

If you are looking for quality yet, affordable food, you should come to Taste of West Africa. This should be on your list if you want to taste something different. TOWA offers ox-tail and goat meat, but if you are vegetarian, you can always opt for their vegan options. Some of the food in their extensive menu may look (and sound) familiar to you, but some may be new like the Banku ke Keena or steamed fermented cornmeal.

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