Top restaurants to try in Durham.

Discover Top-Dining Destinations Near Our Durham Apartments

Our apartments in Durham, NC are designed with luxury and convenience in mind, complete with granite countertops, stylish tile backsplashes, and stainless steel appliances for those who love to whip up a feast. When you want to take a break from cooking and indulge in the local dining scene, a variety of must-visit restaurants and bars are situated in close proximity. Let’s explore some fantastic culinary spots near Trinity Commons.

Bullock’s Bar-B-Cue

Just a stone’s throw away from our Durham apartments is the acclaimed Bullock’s Bar-B-Cue. It’s a hotspot for obtaining a taste of North Carolina’s renowned barbecue dishes. Begin your gourmet journey with a portion of fried mac and cheese or dill pickle chips, followed by an assortment of choices like fried chicken, BBQ pork, brisket, or delectable ribs. Browse through the Bullock’s Bar-B-Cue website for the complete menu and other details.

Bar Virgile

Committed to serving meticulously prepared food and beverages, Bar Virgile is conveniently situated in downtown Durham. They draw foodies with their evolving dinner selection, small plates, and expertly mixed cocktails. Among the finest spirits havens in the Triangle, they provide an array of whiskey, gin, rum, agave, among other premium beverages. To explore their offerings, visit the Bar Virgile website.


Located a mere five minutes from our Duke University apartments is the quaint and inviting Juju. Particularly famous for lunch, drinks, and evening outings, Juju serves a variety of dishes from Hawaiian poke and Mongolian beef to shrimp dumplings and Singaporean noodles. You can check out the full menu and place orders on the Juju website.


Rewarding patrons with artisanal cocktails in an aesthetic basement setting, Kingfisher is a notable venue near our Durham apartments. Enjoy their distinct cocktails manifested in a Rye Old Fashioned, Iceberg Sour, Toasted Rice Daiquiri, or a Bee Durham, among others. You can peruse their whole beverage menu on the Kingfisher website.

Tobacco Road Sports Cafe

Tobacco Road Sports Cafe, just ten minutes from our apartments in Durham, offers homemade Southern-inspired dishes. Despite its ‘sports bar’ moniker, it serves up a stellar culinary experience. Explore their menu, place orders and learn more on the Tobacco Road Sports Cafe website.

Local 22

Local 22, is a gem at the intersection of ‘snack enthusiast’ and ‘quality beverage aficionado’. Kick off your meal with skillet cornbread or cast-iron pimento cheese followed by an enticing main course such as shrimp and grits, lamb sausage pizza, or a spicy fried chicken sandwich. Visit the Local 22 website to book a table and explore more.

King’s Sandwich Shop

Operating since 1942, King’s Sandwich Shop is a idyllic walk-up burger joint serving sandwiches, hot dogs, and scrumptious hand-dipped milkshakes. Head over to the King’s Sandwich Shop Facebook page for live updates, menus, and more.

With an array of delightful dining choices around, living at Trinity Commons is a culinary delight. To experience our state-of-the-art property and floor plans, schedule a tour today.

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