"Timeless appeal, beloved for quality of food that reflects the character of their community."
                                       -Awarded 2011 America's Classic by 
                                       The James Beard Foundation

"Long known for both its sumptuous take on Southern comfort food 
 & as a gathering spot for the city’s abundant creative community." 
— Garden & Gun

"Crook's continues to live up to its national 
reputation as a temple of Southern cuisine."

— Raleigh News & Observer

"Sacred ground for Southern foodies."
— The New York Times