Our wine of royalty! Malvasia is sweet sun-dried dessert wine exclusively imported from Greece to Taverna Agora. The wine was sipped by Greek royalty and written about by Shakespere.  And now it’s being recognized by the News & Observer’s wine reporter, Amber Nimocks. Production of Malvasia began before the 13th century, but the Turkish occupation atRead More

Most Romantic Roof

Taverna Agora is home to the most romantic rooftop in downtown Raleigh.  The inviting space is decorated with plush greenery, twinkle lights, intimate tables, and has a gorgeous skyline view of our city. The large oak trees covering our glass-enclosed terrace create a tree house effect that is incomparable to anywhere else downtown. This Valentine’s Day, escape withRead More

The Results Are In!

A HUGE thanks to our guests who voted Taverna Agora Best Greek Restaurant and Best Outdoor Dining in Wake County!! We are very proud to be a finalist and are extremely appreciative of the support we’ve gotten from everyone. OPA!! #IndyWeek #BestOfTriangle2016  Full list of awards here:

VOTE Taverna as the BEST!

We are in the finals for earning Best Greek Restaurant & Outdoor Dining in the Triangle and need your help to win! Visit IndyWeek’s ballot here and under the Eat & Drink section select Taverna Agora as the Best Greek Restaurant & Best Outdoor Dining in Wake County! Please cast your vote by May 15th. ThankRead More

A Week of Awards!

2015 Winner of the IMPRINT Award

This week our tiny restaurant was up for several large awards! We were nominated & WON the IMPRINT Award given by the Downtown Raleigh Alliance recognizing new construction and rehabilitation projects completed in 2015 that significantly contributed to the identity of downtown Raleigh. We were also nominated for Best Reconstruction Project in 2015 by Triangle CREWRead More

A Must Try Restaurant for NCAA Visitors

Flipkey by Trip Advisor named Taverna Agora a “Must Try Raleigh Restaurant” in its recent blog post about the NCAA men’s basketball tournament coming to town!  We are thrilled to be mentioned among such great company as Mandolin and Second Empire. If you’re visiting Raleigh, or need an escape from the b-ball action at home,Read More

Where Do I Park?

Not sure of where to park when visiting Taverna Agora? We have it all mapped out for you! Click here to see a map of the multiple parking options within a short walking distance of our kitchen & bar. Please be aware that some parking areas require payment.