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Chef's Palette

3460 Ten Ten Road, Cary, NC 27518-6302
+1 919-267-6011
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good20%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3460 Ten Ten Road, Cary, NC 27518-6302
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Florida, yet had to host a rehearsal dinner for my son's wedding in the Apex/Holly Springs/Cary area. I was looking for a non-pretentious, semi-casual atmosphere with great food. Not knowing any restaurants I relied on Trip Advisor to give me some suggestions....More

Thank elliebellie51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined with friends on a rain drenched evening. Seated in the dining room. Shared the calamari and banana (returned requesting less salt) and an antipasti plate (restaurant substituted double olive serving instead of artichokes, but offered alternatives when we objected). After that rocky start, the...More

Thank ArtsyGalBaltimore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bravo to Chefs Palette for creating such a mouth pleasing vegetarian dish- Butternut squash ravioli topped with sundried tomatoes, arugula, walnuts, roasted butternut squash in sage brown butter. The dish was prepared perfectly and presented beautifully. Chefs Palette is a locally owned, hidden gem right...More

Thank AbbyCorrine
Reviewed 10 April 2017

There certainly are fine dining restaurants in Cary, NC.....The Umstead, Second Empire, Rey's, Ruth's Chris, but not many. Well, add to the list ! Chef's Palette deserves to be recognized as one of Cary's very fine dining experiences, without the stuffy suit & tie atmosphere....More

Thank Evin4Me
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Definitely a new favorite! Went here for a friends birthday, it's not too formal but more than casual. We had reservations on a Saturday and was sat promptly. Service was excellent and friendly. My husband is very chatty and jokes, the server was not uptight...More

Thank dianadavid25
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Decided to head back to a local favorite in Cary for our Valentine's Day dinner. Chef's Palette was outstanding with a special menu for the occasion. We had Twin Crab Cakes and also the Seafood Trio. And had the beet salad to kick things off....More

Thank apextony
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went for Wednesday night trivia last week (Feb 2017). Good beer selection. I had a hamburger and my wife had a salad. Both very good. Desserts are killer! Just order one and split it. Neither of us could finish ours. Trivia guy did a great...More

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great food and service! Then, fun drinks and dancing with live music! Awesome place :) We will go back often and make this our place to bring in the new year from now on.

Thank Pam O
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great dinner. Food was excellent. Highly recommend the beet salad and chicken carbonara. Service was also good. A little pricey but worth it for special occasions.

Thank Mac D
Reviewed 26 January 2017

This restaurant features an Italian night on Thursdays with a prix fixe menu for the month of January. The $20 for three courses includes a choice of house or Caesar salad, one of three special entrees, and a choice of three desserts, as well as...More

Thank oumom53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$35
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3460 Ten Ten Road, Cary, NC 27518-6302
    (Kildaire Farm Road)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-267-6011
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Chef's Palette is a friendly neighborhood bar and restaurant at the corner of Kildaire Farm Road and Ten Ten Road in Cary.
At Chef's Palette, we consider the facilitation of a great dining experience an art form. We embrace the concept of creative flair and originality in every aspect of our service to you. Going out to dine should be a pleasure for all the senses!
Come taste our mouthwatering dishes made from the freshest ingredients. Enjoy the aroma of a home-cooked meal, made to order just for you. Take in the beauty of original artwork decorating our walls, all created by local artists. Listen to the sounds of exceptional live music on Saturday nights. Relax in our comfortable dining room or unwind in the bar and lounge area.
If you've never dined with us before, stop in and discover why Chef's Palette is special!