Since 2006






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130 E.Davie St. Raleigh, NC 27601 919-833-1006 Located under the RedHat building in Downtown Raleigh, NC.

Opening Hours:

Monday -Tuesday- Wednesday-Thursday- Friday: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Saturday: 10:30 am – 3:00 pm


by a small staff and the owner himself.

The food is prepared daily, in small batches with high quality ingredients.

Eat Good Food.

 Sandwiches are served with two homemade sides. Choose from Israeli couscous, chickpea salad and cannellini bean salad. (sides are vegan) Prices range from $10 to $12 (plus taxes)

Sandwiches (served warm except for Mila, Poulet, Dude and Piggy)

Homemade tuna salad, tomatoes, lettuce on wheat bread

Homemade curry chicken salad, tomatoes, lettuce on multigrain bread

Riviera (Vegetarian)
Fresh melted mozzarella, tomatoes, lettuce, homemade basil pesto on ciabatta

Angus (Vegetarian or Vegan)
Marinated soy  “beef” slices, provolone (optional), tomatoes, arugula, homemade vegan basil pesto on baguette

Rosemary baked ham, French brie, tomatoes, lettuce, honey mustard on baguette

Prosciutto di Parma, taleggio, tomatoes, arugula on ciabatta

Peppercorn-crusted smoked turkey breast, roasted red pepper, provolone, lettuce, Dijon mustard on  baguette

Guido  (with a name like this, it has to be the best sandwich!)
Port marinated roast beef, caramelized onions, gorgonzola, arugula on ciabatta

Dude, where’s my chicken? (Vegan)
Soy “chicken” salad, tomatoes, arugula, lettuce on multigrain bread

This Little Piggy (Vegan)
Eastern Carolina-style “B.B.Q.”, tomatoes, arugula, lettuce on wheat bread

Ultimate Cheese Sandwich (Vegetarian and this is the tastiest cheese sandwich ever created!)
Brie, taleggio, gorgonzola, provolone, parmesan melted, tomatoes, arugula on ciabatta

Chicken breast, sautéed Portabella mushrooms, provolone, arugula on baguette

Chaud Rizo (Vegan)

Vegan chorizo, tomatoes, baby spinach on ciabatta

Soup and Salads (produce come from local farmer’s market) Prices range from $4 to $14 (plus taxes)

Served with homemade focaccia

Soupe du Jour (served in the winter months only)
Soup of the day.  (Cup & Bowl)

Rebecca Salad (Vegetarian)
Slices of fresh mozzarella layered with tomatoes and drizzled with home made basil pesto, over mixed greens in a homemade Modena balsamic vinaigrette

Sosta Salad (Can be made Vegan)
Strips of grilled chicken breast atop a bed of mixed greens, artichoke hearts, roasted portobello, tomatoes, with shavings of Parmesan and herbed croutons, served with homemade extra virgin olive oil citrus mustard dressing

Salmon Salad (Can be made Vegan)
Over roasted salmon fillet drizzled with homemade basil pesto atop a bed of mixed greens, tomatoes, fresh orange slices, dried prunes tossed in a homemade extra virgin olive oil citrus mustard dressing

Salad Sampler (Can be made Vegan)
Israeli couscous, chickpea salad, cannellini bean salad, tuna salad, chicken salad, tomatoes with homemade basil pesto

Popeye (Vegetarian but can be made Vegan)
Baby spinach, walnuts, goat cheese, and fresh oranges tossed in a Modena balsamic vinaigrette

Coffee and other beverages (Sosta uses fair trade, organic coffee from local roaster FULL BLOOM)

Brewed coffee, Espresso, Minkiaccino (Sosta’s special: espresso, dark and white chocolate, milk, and caramel) Cappuccino, White or dark chocolate mocha, Hot chocolate
Latte, Macchiato, Americano, Lavander and honey (homemade recipe) latte, Red Eye, Cafe au lait, Hot tea, Steamers
Mango flavored unsweetened iced tea, Artisan ginger ale, Artisan root beer, Imported Coke, Cold pressed juices, Limonata, Aranciata, Sparkling water, Mineral water
Fruit smoothies: * Passion fruit and guava * Strawberry *Mango

Breakfast Specials from 8am to 11am

A 3-egg omelette with your choice of filling from the lunch menu served with toast. Can also be made as a sandwich on croissant or bread. Comes with a Regular House Coffee. Prepared to order (or call ahead for easy pick-up).


Check out our display case or ask us about our selection of freshly prepared pastries, desserts, and baked goods. Among other wonderful things, daily choices include:  Jerome’s award winning Brownies; Croissants; Chocolate tartlets; Muffins; Lemon squares…

Contact Us

The more I come to Sosta the more I fall in love with the place. Louis Vitiello, Jr.

Cary, NC,

Read our reviews: Sosta Review Stars  |
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