Thank You!

Brigs is pround to have won over one hundred and fifty awards over the years. Our staff works hard to make every guest’s visit an enjoyable one. We take pride in the great meals we’ve served, the service we’ve given, and the reputation we’ve earned. We are honored to have the following websites and publications take notice of our efforts. And thank you loyal customer for voting us Winner or Runner-Up for so many years. We appreciate you more than anything.


American Egg Board

American Egg BoardBrigs Restaurants were awarded the GOLDEN EGG AWARD by the American Egg Board for “creative menuing and promotion of eggs.” The award is only occasionally given to any restaurant.

Brigs also had the pleasure of serving on the American Egg Board’s Foodservice Advisory Council for nearly a decade.


Cary Magazine

Cary Magazine has been awarding the Maggies for ten years and Brigs Restaurants are one of the few businesses the have won a Maggy Award ALL 12 YEARS!
Best Breakfast

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006

Best Ladies Lunch

  • 2007

Best Sunday Brunch

  • 2006

Thank you Cary Magazine and thank you loyal Brigs customers in western Wake County!


Cary News

Best Breakfast in CaryBest Breakfast

  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
  • 2003
  • 2002

Thank you Cary News and the many Brigs customers around Cary!


Durham Herald-Sun

Reader's Choice Awards

Best Breakfast/Brunch

  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006

Best Mom and Pop

  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014

Best Burger

  • 2016

Best Kept Secret

  • 2015
  • 2012

Best Take-Out

  • 2012

Thank you Herald-Sun and thank you loyal Brigs customers from the Durham/RTP area!


Eno River Media Productions

“Members of ERMP and the North Carolina film and television industry, affiliated industries, and their families are allowed to nominate and then vote for a final yearly winner in selected categories for restaurants within the state of North Carolina that have proudly and professionally served those patrons mentioned above in the past year during their participation with a movie or television project or during the normal conduct of business.” 2014 is the only year that included a Breakfast Cuisine category.

Favorite Breakfast Cuisine Restaurant

  • 2014 Wake County

Thank you ERMP!


iHeart Radio

iHeart Radio listeners voted in 12 different dining and entertainment categories and twice named Brigs Restaurants as THE Best Brunch in the “Triangle’s Top 12“! There was no voting in 2015.

    Best Brunch

  • 2014
  • 2013

Thank you iHeart Radio fans of Brigs!


Independent Weekly

Best BreakfastINDY Awards 2014

  • 2016 Wake County
  • 2015 Wake County
  • 2015 Durham County
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2005
  • 2004

Best Kid Friendly Restaurant

  • 2015 Wake County

Best Brunch / Best Sunday Brunch

  • 2014 Wake County
  • 2013 Wake County
  • 2012 Wake County
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006

Thank you Independent Weekly and thank you loyal Brigs customers from across the Triangle!


LocalEats

Where The Locals Eat publishes dining guides listing the top 100 restaurants in each of a number of U.S. metropolitan areas. They then determine who they consider THE BEST in specific categories.

Best Breakfast

  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006

Best Diner

  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006

“Since 1988 Brigs Restaurants have clung to the noble belief that breakfast should be served throughout the day. And for that we are ever grateful… Brigs has established itself as a clear local favorite, marked by the inevitably long weekend lines and the swarm of regulars.”


LUX Magazine

LUX Magazine awarded Brigs Restaurants two incredible LUX Restaurant & Bar 2017 awards.

    Best Daytime Restaurant in North Carolina

  • 2017
    Small Family Restaurant Chain of the Year – Southeast USA

  • 2017

Metro Magazine

Metro Magazine stop publishing in 2013 just before 2013 Maggy Award results were published.

Best Breakfast

  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008

Best Eggs Benedict

  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007

Thank you Metro Magazine and thank you loyal Brigs customers from the Triangle to the coast!


Midtown Magazine

Midtown Magazine readers vote for The Best of Raleigh a/k/a Diamond Awards. Brigs has been among the very best every year!

    Best Breakfast

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015

Best Weekend Brunch

  • 2017
  • 2016

Thank you Metro Magazine and fans of Brigs!


Sysco

“Sysco recognizes the best independently operated foodservice establishments… Such establishments continuously offer outstanding dining experiences that appeal to a wide range of customers.” Of the thousands and thousands of restaurants that Sysco serves, Brigs was one of only 48 in the southeast U.S. to receive this honor.

Distinguished Restaurant

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015

Thank you Sysco!


Triangle Downtowner Magazine

Best BreakfastIn the annual Best of Downtowner Awards, readers once again voted Brigs Restaurants a Reader Favorite for Best Breakfast!

Best Breakfast

  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2012

Thank you Triangle Downtowner readers!


TripAdvisor

Best BrunchTripAdvisor awards those restaurants and hotels that maintain a rating 4.0 or better over an entire year of numerous reviews their Certificate of Excellence! We are pleased that all of our restaurants have won this award.

Certificate of Excellence

  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014

Thank you to everyone who posts great reviews of Brigs on TripAdvisor and all other websites!


Wake Living

Best BreakfastIn the third annual Readers Choice Awards by the quarterly magazine Wake Living, readers once again voted Brigs Restaurants for Best Breakfast/Brunch Spot!

Best Breakfast/Brunch Spot

  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013

Thank you Wake Living and Wake Living readers!


Wake Weekly Community Newspapers

Readers of The Wake Weekly Family of Community Newspapers (The Wake Forest Weekly, The Franklin Weekly, and Rolesville Wake Crossroads Weekly) again voted Brigs as having THE best breakfast in the community!

Best Breakfast

  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011

Best Side Dish

  • 2015 (Brigs’ Broccoli Salad)
  • 2013 (Brigs’ Broccoli Salad)

Best Sandwich or Burger

  • 2015 (Brigs’ Reuben)

Thank you! We’re pleased to be a part of the community!


WRAL Out & About

In the second annual WRAL Out & About Voter’s Choice Awards, WRAL viewers voted Brigs Restaurants as THE Best Brunch in the Triangle, and runner-up for Best Breakfast in the Triangle! It was the first year for the Brunch category.

    Best Brunch

  • 2016
    Best Breakfast

  • 2016
  • 2015

Thank you WRAL and thank you loyal Brigs fans!


10BEST

Editor’s Pick for Best Breakfast

  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008

Editor’s Pick for Best Bargain in Durham

  • 2006

10BEST is a travel guide by travel experts of Southern Living, Cooking Light, Sunset, Coastal Living, and Southern Accents.


Carolina Parent

Best Breakfast for FamiliesBrigs Restaurants was voted a 2006 FAMILY FAVORITE in Carolina Parent Magazine for Best Breakfast! Brigs was the only full-service restaurant selected. Thank you to all parents in the Triangle who treat their kids to great pancakes, French toast, sandwiches, and more from our Kidstuff menu!


City’s BEST

Raleigh's Best Breakfast

Best Breakfast

  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006

Thanks AOLCityguide! We especially love and agree with the editors’ “An egg-ceptional breakfast is guaranteed!”

AOL discontinued its CitysBest for the Raleigh area after the 2008 awards were announced.


CitySearch

CitySearch allows online voters to select their favorite businesses in different categories in random years. The only voting for restaurants in the Triangle since 2005 was in 2010.

    Best BreakfastCitySearch 2010

  • 2010
  • 2005
  • 2002
  • 2001
    Best Brunch

  • 2010
    Best Lunch

  • 2010
    Best American Food

  • 2010

Thank you CitySearch fans of Brigs!


The Destination Guide

The Destination Guide has named Brigs Restaurants 2011 Best Breakfast in their Best of Raleigh series! The Destination Guide has reviewed Charleston, Columbia, Savannah, and more. Recently, they set their sites on Raleigh! We’re glad they did!

See our short video HERE!


Spectator Magazine

From 1989 through 2001, Brigs Restaurants was awarded over twenty BEST IN THE TRIANGLE awards (as Winner or Runner-Up) from Spectator Magazine including:

Best BreakfastSpectator Magazine
Best Brunch
Best Sunday Brunch
Best Eggs Benedict
Best Pancakes
Best Omelets
Best Grits
Best Caesar Salad
Best Lemonade
Best Restaurant in Cary
Best Restaurant for Women “To Lunch”

In 2002, Spectator Magazine was purchased by, and disolved by Independent Weekly.


Triangle Moms on Main

Best RestaurantBrigs of Wake Forest was selected as a finalist in the
2011 MOM’S CHOICE AWARDS by Triangle Moms on Main
for Best Restaurant for a Ladies Lunch! Brigs was the only restaurant in Wake Forest selected. Thanks ladies!


Voice Places

Brigs Restaurants have been voted 2010 Best Sunday Brunch in the Raleigh-Durham area in Voice Place’s one-and-only “Best Of” awards sponsored by The Village Voice!

Thanks!