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Cholanad

308 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2521
+1 800-246-5262
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dosa” (33 reviews)
“chicken” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
308 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2521
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1 - 10 of 172 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a group from work and had a very enjoyable dinner. The staff was kind (if a bit unsure of many dishes' preparation and ingredients) and the food came out quickly. A fair price for the overall quality.

Thank Susie H
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This restaurant has some very promising reviews and the decor and layout was also promising,so we were very keen to try the food, but left very disappointed. We had two curry dishes and a mix of naans and roti. The curries had heat and meat...More

Thank Browgesen
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Wife and I had great lunch entrees, Chettinad Chicken Curry and Chicken Tikka Masala. Very well prepared breads too.

1  Thank ILMMCT
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurants take on Indian Food is excellent. High quality ingredients, some fun fusion dishes and an extensive but affordable menu. Plus the space is lovely and they make good cocktails too. Delivery is also an option via grubhub

1  Thank Sal_Paradise767
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The food here is great although a little pricy but it's definitely authentic. The service though could use some improvement. I'm not sure if there weren't enough wait staff but things were forgotten and the waitress just seemed really out of it. Also, mild is...More

1  Thank t0ursf
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This restaurant was right across from our hotel and it was Saturday, so we made a reservation for three people.. It seemed like it was not necessary. The restaurant also it seems has changed hands recently. From outside, it looked a little tired place but...More

2  Thank Sankarmukh
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We ate here for lunch and had about 6 people in our table. The overall food quality was good and the portions about the right size. We ordered several dished to share and they were all served in the right order which is important. Service...More

2  Thank PrabhuTA
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Three of us age dinner there tonight. We ordered the spring dosas as a starter. Delicious and a huge portion. There was six of them and they each were half sandwiches. The paneer tikka masala was delicious. Two of us ordered the vegetarian sampler plates...More

2  Thank dwprairiefire
Reviewed 14 June 2017

If it's Indian that you want, this is your Chapel Hill spot! The ambiance is relaxed and yet somehow feels special from the minute you walk in. There are curved, private eating booths which I especially like if you want a private conversation or if...More

2  Thank Jill H
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The prices have gone up though the website is misleading because the lower prices are listed there. However, the ambience has gone down - fabric table cloth replaced with cheap plastic cover, charging for condiments (sambhar and chutney) that come with the dish (dosa) ordered...More

2  Thank P P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2521
    (Mallette St)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 800-246-5262
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