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401 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510-2313
+1 919-929-0445
Sun 09:00 - 14:00
Mon 06:30 - 15:00
Wed - Fri 06:30 - 15:00
Sat 07:30 - 15:00
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was actually on the way to a different place I had found through Yelp which I couldn't find. Carrboro Cafe was the first place I saw I could turn around. I give 'em points for an easy to access parking lot - this is important to us out of town travelers not familiar with the terrain. After landing serendipitously... More 

Thank kumarido
Raleigh, North Carolina
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

I love their breakfast! I have tried both the French toast and the breakfast burrito along with a side of potatos and you really can't go wrong here. They also have great coffee. Wouldn't recommend it to study cuz it's a bit small but catching up with friends outside when the weather is nice is great!

Thank lilystine
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Now called Cafe Carrboro, this Cafe roasts their coffee in house and it is so flavorful! The best coffee in town! The breakfast burrito is a winner, as is everything else I've had there, including french toast, yogurt parfait and quiche. Local ingredients are used in their dishes. Nice location for people watching too!

Thank Saltmarshlover
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Beautiful outside seating also includes inside seating. Great breakfast and they have a verity of desserts and drinks.

Thank yaltuwaijri
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is a really neat coffee shop. They are located in Carrboro and it's a great place to have coffee and breakfast. The food is fantastic! They also have a fun outside area.

Thank Cinc H
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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246 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Nice coffee shop backed up by some good food items. Decided to break out of the hotel for breakfast and walked into this place. Breakfast burrito large, filling, good flavor. Bagel/lox standard but well presented. Add a couple of great coffees and you're good to go. Friendly staff. Inside and outside seating. Good way to start the day.

Thank SanNic44
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54 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Cafe Carrboro Formerly known as Jennie’s Cafe. It has the same owner, same location and this place rocks for breakfast. You order at the counter and then your meal is brought out to your table. We went for breakfast and all of us enjoyed our breakfast we all said that this was a must return when we come back in... More 

Thank caneguy
1 review
Reviewed 8 March 2016

WOW - I cant believe its taken me so long to find this GEM of a coffee shop/eaterie! I must have driven past a 100 times but 6 weeks back i was walking by so dropped in. SO pleased I did! Without doubt the best coffee in the Triangle - and ive tried them all. And they roast their own... More 

Thank martin c
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209 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the locally sourced ingredients and great coffee. The energetic environment was a great way to start the day. Great spot for brunch or just a drink.

Thank MBFNCNative
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Great coffe and food. Great location for people watching - especiall with the outdoor seating. Best breakfast biscuits ever!!!

Thank kwh0520

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$13
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510-2313
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carrboro
  • Phone Number: +1 919-929-0445

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?