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Fox Liquor Bar

#120 of 1,153 Restaurants in Raleigh}
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237 S Wilmington St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1433
322-0128
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“great drinks” (7 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Contemporary, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
237 S Wilmington St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1433
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 14 August 2017

This was a great find. We were looking for someplace to have a drink before our dinner reservation nearby and Fox was perfect. It has a really cool vibe with comfortable chairs around a small table that makes for easy conversation. This really is the...More

Thank MrClarasDad
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I have always been fascinated with the history of the speakeasy and this bar transported me there. From the challenge of finding it to dark basement hidden under the bustling tourist area, this place made me feel that I had stepped back to a much...More

Thank Cscott37
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Great pre dinner or after dinner drinks. You wont find a bunch of schnockered 20 year olds, it draws in a more distinguished crowd. The bartenders are always really nice, and very professional.

Thank RaleighMama
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I've been here on several occasions and have always received good service from the knowledgeable bar and wait staff. The atmosphere on my most recent visit left something to be desired. The atmosphere is intimate, so conversations of the loud and obnoxious will easily be...More

Thank 562Southerntide
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I have been here at least four times-the last two Matt was the manager and bartender-he recognized me and my wife the second time after a year and made us feel welcome-he reserved a table at Poole's for us-awesome bar and awesome staff

Thank Bondcalloway
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Fox's is great for unique cocktails and great atmosphere. It is set up like a lounge, so you have 4 corner chairs/loveseats around a table making it ideal for a stop with a 4 person weekend outing. However, this set up does discourage mingling with...More

Thank Likkie X
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Walking down the street you would never know what a gem this is unless you knew about it. Walk down a set of steps into the basement of Beasley's Chicken into a quaint, no frills, little space filled with a wonderful selection of spirits. This...More

Thank ThatCouple
Reviewed 20 November 2016

walking past after dinner, hole in the wall, down the stairs ,into a very nice suprise...slick well appointed cocktail "joint"..a tequila honeysuckle for my wife, quite nice , and a white russian for me...a different riff on the traditional but quite elegant and of course...More

1  Thank doholman
Reviewed 17 October 2016

They have the coolest drinks and great service. You can hang out and talk until dawn. They could use a few more munchies to counteract the liquor buzz but seriously this is a great place to hang.

Thank jcrboc
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I've been just a few times over the years, but the atmosphere and drink quality have been consistently good. The drink menu has something for everyone. I tried a frilly-sounding cocktail on this visit and loved it! My friend is a whiskey drinker and was...More

Thank Kelly G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 S Wilmington St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1433
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: 322-0128
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