Durham drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Coffee in Durham

Cocoa Cinnamon

If a local says you must order a hot chocolate at Cocoa Cinnamon, ask them to be more specific. This former service station, on downtown's northern fringes, offers so many cocoas (along with teas and single-source c…
Brewery in Durham

Fullsteam Brewery

Calling itself a 'plow-to-pint' brewery, Fullsteam has gained national attention for pushing the boundaries of beer with wild, Southernized concoctions. Going out of its way to support local farmers, neighborhood fo…
Craft Beer in Durham

Beer Study

Part bottle shop, part craft-beer bar, Starpoint Brewing’s second Triangle location is a lively oasis, complete with vintage furniture and a working turntable, in the otherwise uneventful Rockwood Center strip mall …