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Tandem Carrboro

200 N Greensboro St, Suite A1, Carrboro, NC 27510-1833
+1 919-240-7937
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“short ribs” (8 reviews)
“lamb shank” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 N Greensboro St, Suite A1, Carrboro, NC 27510-1833
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Went with 4 adults and 2 kids Ordered several appetizers and a few main courses. The food was served in a timely manner. Here are the items 1. Mussels - Quite tasty ,about 14 mussels .Unfortunately 5 were served unopened which is a sign of...More

Thank Macdoc18
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Yum! Fresh ingredients combined into unique combinations and flavor profiles. Salmon with Indian flavors (over 25 spices used per our waiter). Appetizers like duck roll with dates, orange and creme fraiche, or goat cheese fried pastry with fig jam and pistachios. Desserts like panacotta with...More

Thank qmiller1
Reviewed April 24, 2018

I took my husband to Tandem for his birthday dinner. He enjoys mussels and ordered them for his appetizer. They were a generous portion and very tasty. He decided he could come back another time and make it his meal with a salad. I ordered...More

Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Delightful staff- friendly, attentive but not overbearing. Wonderful menu for everyone from those who want to explore new food combinations to those who just want their pancakes or bacon, eggs and toast. Highly recommend the BLT and the eggs florentine. Be aware that the MOROCCAN...More

Thank Kerry B
Reviewed March 31, 2018

I was really impressed with my dinner. From appetizers, entree, and dessert it was absolutely delicious--and I don't give compliments easily. I definitely will return.

Thank TarHeel071
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Nothing fancy or particularly unusual but good solid food. Our brunch offered something for every taste from luscious brioche French toast to perfect salmon Benedict. The service was attentive and not hovering. The space is airy and rustic - there is a nice patio for...More

Thank CreateConnects
Reviewed February 6, 2018

Andrea our waitress was great. I had the goat cheese appetizer- wonderful flavors but really small for the price. The Salmon entree was wonderful, again, amazing flavor combinations. Loved the presentation of each dish and the pottery plates. The oysters were really small and really...More

Thank ncfisherCharlotteNC
Reviewed February 6, 2018

A table for 8 is never easy, but these folks accommodated our request without hesitation, and we were seated near the busy open kitchen, which gave us a chance to see the many creative brunch selections as they hit the warming lights. Favorites at our...More

Thank chuckiek
Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

We had heard mixed reviews about Tandem but decided to give it a chance and it was mixed. While the menu looks great the food is just ok. Everything was cold on arrival. The mussels were good but cold. The root vegetable appetizer was cold....More

Thank RayMat
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Yes, this place is pricey. But wow it's worth the price to experience the interesting combinations of flavors and textures of many dishes'. I'd recommend splitting a bottle of wine and several appetizers. The entres are small-ish, but that can be a great excuse to...More

Thank Susie H
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Response from DanaW873 | Reviewed this property |
I ate on the outdoor patio and there was a dog there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 N Greensboro St, Suite A1, Carrboro, NC 27510-1833
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carrboro
  • Phone Number: +1 919-240-7937
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Tandem serves modern American cuisine in a sophisticated yet comfortable atmosphere in Historic Carr Mill, Downtown Carrboro. The menu features seasonal, farm to table food sourced from family-owned local farms. Our food draws from regional American and international influences, presented in a creative and interesting way. We feature a full service bar with craft cocktails, local artisan beers.
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