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504 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2317
+1 919-929-6188
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“naan” (16 reviews)
“chana” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (11 reviews)
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Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
504 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2317
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Granted it was a basketball night and there was no TV in this place so maybe that's why it was dead but when I say there was no one in here but us, I'm not lying. This made it oddly quiet--the radio was on for...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017

We met friends at Mint on a recent Saturday night. The restaurant was not crowded, but many of the surrounding restaurants also seemed rather empty that night. The restaurant is comfortable and unpretentious. We were able to sit and enjoy our conversation for several uninterrupted...More

Thank Marie L
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here in a food tour. Tried the naan bread cooked perfectly, chicken masala and mint chicken. All tasted delicious and not spicy. The masala sauce served as dipper too!

Thank jaimelovebug
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The food was spiced perfectly and quantities were large. Service was very fast and the staff spent time explaining the food for us. Mint is in the center of town and easy to locate. The interior is lovely and very comfortable. the prices were very...More

Thank emangramp
Reviewed 28 February 2017

My wife and I ate here in January, 2017. We've been here before, and we usually come for the Lunch Buffet. Their is a wide variety of food to choose from, and all that we've eaten has been excellent in quality. The setting is very...More

Thank terrapinfan2
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Went here with friends at 1 pm on a Saturday. Seating was quite full and congested, but we were quickly given a table. It was buffet style. It included a whole bunch of delicious Indian food. Most of the names I couldn't pronounce , but...More

1  Thank Josh H
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Service was prompt. Seating was congested. Food sucked. The aloo tiki chana chat had aloo that was either overcooked or had been old from the previous day. The cauliflower subji was not thoroughly cooked. The naan was good and the mint chicken was good. The...More

Thank Pooja P
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I often wish there was a rating between very good and average. Because I thought this recent trip to Mint was somewhere between. We hosted an Indian Restaurant blind tasting at our home last night. We got chicken Tikka Masala and Lamb Rogan Josh from...More

1  Thank Holly R
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Lots of choices on the buffet, including a couple of unusual options. The goat was excellent, as was the chicken palak. The service was attentive, and we appreciated our window seat, with anise view of the strollers up and down Franklin St.

Thank testy24
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Service and food were absolutely wonderful. Went on a weekday, no wait and seated right away. We were pleasantly surprised with the quality and amount of food served.My eyes were bigger than my stomach so had a bit to take home.

Thank Lance F
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Regina T
12 February 2016|
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Response from Holly R | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. Casual is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 504 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2317
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-929-6188
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