The Oak, scratch kitchen | bourbon bar

scratch kitchen | bourbon bar

The Oak is a scratch kitchen and Bourbon Bar using fresh ingredients to create simple yet elevated american fare served by a staff who share our same passion for good food and drinks.  The Oak has a wide bourbon selection featuring our in-house aged bourbons, a unique and delicious offering of wines, and craft beers on draft.  We also offer bourbon dinners, bourbon tastings, and a have an adopt a barrel program for our house-aged bourbons.

From the owners of Taste. | A JMR Kitchens location.



  • Half priced bites at the bar M-F 4-5:30pm.
  • Sunday Brunch starts at 10 am.
  • The Oak will be closed July 3rd-5th.  Enjoy your 4th with your family and friends!
  • We now have corn hole.  Play a game and enjoy happy hour & 1/2 priced apps M-F 4-5:30pm.
  • Available at The Oak
    • Adopt A Barrel at the Oak.  Have your own house-aged bourbon barrel at the Oak.
    • Bourbon & Bites.  Great for date nights or for a group of friends.
  • The Oak has "happy hour" drink specials that last all day:
    • Monday - $4 Maker's Mark, $14 - Burger and Maker's
    • Bourbon Tuesdays - Knob Creek, Bulleit, Bulleit Rye, Elijah Craig 12 yr, Evan Williams Single Barrel, Makers, with choice of mixer $6
    • Wednesday - $4 Drafts and $3 off all Bourbon Flights
    • Thursday - 1/2 price wine (glass/bottle)
    • Friday - $6 Bulleit or Bulleit Rye with choice of mixer

4035 Lake Boone Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607
Online Reservations | p.919.787.9100
A JMR Kitchens Restaurant