The Lakewood is a restaurant and bar in the Historic Davis Baking Company Building in Durham, North Carolina from Chef Phoebe Lawless. We specialize in American craft cookery with a focus on seasonal, locally-sourced ingredients.

Private Dining & Events

Host your next party or event at The Lakewood! Our upstairs private dining room and rooftop terrace can be reserved for groups of many sizes, and in many combinations. The entire Lakewood restaurant is also available for larger cocktail-style events and seated wedding receptions up to 100 guests. Rates and minimums vary seasonally, so please inquire with our events team for more information! Contact: events@thelakewdooddurham.com.


The Lakewood is located at 2022 Chapel Hill Road in Durham, NC. We offer parking in the Shops at Lakewood parking lot adjacent to the northeast end of our building. There is also on-street parking available on Jersey and Bivins Streets (please be respectful of our neighbors). Limited handicap parking is available in front of the restaurant.

The Lakewood Durham parking map