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A Southern Season

Closed Now: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Open today: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Fabulous Store Has Something for Everyone

This store is a destination more than a store. Wonderful holiday treasures, every kitchen gadget... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melissa K
Virginia Beach, Virginia
via mobile
Christmas shopping

We recently did some Christmas shopping at Southern Season and I must admit it was more fun than... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2018
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“specialty foods”(10 reviews)
“gourmet food”(11 reviews)
“great store”(6 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This store is a destination more than a store. Wonderful holiday treasures, every kitchen gadget you could ever want and some you didn’t know you needed! Wonderful coffee selections, cheeses of every kind for every event, cookies and other wonderful sweets. The wine and craft...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Melissa K
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

We recently did some Christmas shopping at Southern Season and I must admit it was more fun than expected. Nevertheless, Souther Season is an institution in Chapel Hill and needs to be visited (while it still exists). Southern Season once had a great selection of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jeangeorgesp
Reviewed November 20, 2018

I used to drive 45 min each way just to go to Southern Seasons. The food was great. The staff was knowledgeable and friendly. The atmosphere was invigorating. You never knew what you were going to find just around the next tall bookcase. Once the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bklyncurly
Reviewed September 23, 2018

I don’t recommend buying a cooking class in advance, as the staff is not very accommodating to sickness or injury preventing you from attending. We bought the class for my mother in law as a gift. She lives in Charlotte and was going to come...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cjbrucke
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Cooking class from local chef's with simple items to difficult...but the flavors were worth it! While this class was not a hands on class, the preparation and presentation of the dishes are just in front of you or on large screens so that you can...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank B8301YKdavidb
Reviewed June 10, 2018

To call this a store seems too small. It's not just a shop, it goes on and on. As a visitor to the area, I loved the amount of North Carolina and Chapel Hill area items. I've seen my fair share of "local" items that...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TravelerTP
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

A visit to Chapel Hill isn’t complete until I’ve made my obligatory shopping trip to A Southern Season. Even though you can order online via their website, it can’t compare to seeing everything in that massive retail space—it’s definitely a must-destination for “foodies”! I even...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Susan L
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Whether shopping or dining you will not be disappointed. This is where the 'locals' go and bring visiting family and friends. Enjoy!!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank G9599UAsusanc
Reviewed March 11, 2018

This was a very interesting store with lots of food choices, cooking items and gifts. We enjoyed looking around and picking out some gifts until we were followed by a little lady who apparently comes in quite a bit since she seemed to know the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 243DLP
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

They have a nice deli with free samples-just ask. Their white chicken chili is absolutely delicious. They have a great bakery. They have specialty chocolates. They have free coffee samples and anything the coffee lover could ask for. They always have those cheese straw samples...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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