In the land of the mighty oaks, an acorn rests at the bottom of two hills. The Nut is your neighborhood barbershop. We are open Monday - Saturday. Feel free to make an appointment or walk in.*

*Walk-ins are subject to a wait time.**
**Please bring a book


The Nut Barbershop Raleigh


Ryan is a native of North Carolina and has lived most of his life in and around the Raleigh area.

He completed his B.F.A. in Studio Art at Appalachian State University. He then went on to further evolve his artistic nature by enrolling into Harris Barber College, where he graduated in 2013. Ryan has a rich heritage in the barber industry. His grandfather, RC Batten, also worked as a barber in Raleigh. In May of 2018, Ryan’s goal of owning his own barbershop became a reality, and he opened The Nut Barbershop on Brookside Drive.


Tuesday: 9 am – 7 pm*

Wednesday: 9 am – 1 pm*

Thursday: 2 pm – 7 pm*

Friday: 11 am – 7 pm*

Saturday: 9 am – 5 pm*

*appointment required
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The Nut Barbershop Raleigh


After spending his early years in Rome, New York, John moved with his family to North Carolina. He is an alumnus of Broughton High School and went on to receive his barber training from Harris Barber College soon after graduation. John has a long and tenured career as a barber, spanning 20 years. John enjoys his craft and is a master barber for men and women of all ethnicities. John lives in Raleigh with his wife, Vernice, and enjoys mountain biking, video games and computers—and he is a foodie!


Monday - Friday:  9 am – 6 pm
Walk-in or by appointment.
Last appointment at 5 pm, walk in until 6 pm.

Saturday: 8 am – 4:30 pm
Walk-ins only

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The Nut Barbershop Raleigh


Justin Dare has opened two salons in Raleigh, co-created a hair product line, editorial work and worked 20 years as a hairstylist. Now, he's bringing his expertise to focus on the barbering world and is thrilled to join The Nut Barbershop! Cuts, beards, classic straight razor shaves and more.

When he's not behind the chair doing what he loves, he's probably off camping with friends or checking out the new local food scene.


Tuesday:  3 pm – 7 pm
Wednesday:  3 pm – 7 pm
Thursday:  9 am – 3 pm
Friday:  9 am – 6 pm
Saturday:  8 am – 5 pm

Walk-in or by appointment.

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1000 Brookside Drive, Suite 105
Raleigh, NC 27604