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The Weathervane Restaurant

201 S Estes Dr, Apt S, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
+1 919-929-9466
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
201 S Estes Dr, Apt S, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was once a great restaurant. The dinner I had the other night was really bad. I had fish that was dry with no sauce to help and my husband had fry chicken that was anything but. I'm sorry to say but maybe since they...More

Thank NCJustMe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I always pick the weathervane when I want a good, slow pace Lunch. The menu changes seasonally so there's always a taste treat to be had. They have been very busy of late, so I would use reservations for lunch and supper.

Thank Geomanjim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once again the Weathervane does not disappoint when it comes to having a relaxed visit with a friend over drinks and a light dinner. The shrimp pesto salad is fresh and delicious. Their cocktails are sending and mixed with fun and interesting combinations. The summer...More

Thank DailyHiker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped by for lunch after shopping at A Southern Season and ate outside on the spacious outdoor patio on a beautiful Chapel Hill day. Have dined here a couple of times over the years, but always inside. Our servers- one was in training - were...More

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Had lunch yesterday..... some good points and some bad...Our server must have had his mind on other things as we had to ask another server for more water...he kept bringing me what another person at the table had ordered...multiple times....he almost gave my friend caffeinated...More

1  Thank beachgoer46
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We've been going here for three years - maybe 8 visits. On a recent visit, we just didn't enjoy it as much as before. The service is very good and the food is good but nothing unusual. The menu is limited. But, we'll still keep...More

1  Thank BobOZee
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch! Sat outside on the patio- good service- food is average. Sandwiches were just average for us.

Thank rbrNewJersey
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I was in Chapel Hill for business and wanted to try some local farm to table fare. I have to eat gluten free for medical reasons and was delighted the menu had items marked that were gluten free and the kitchen was willing to adjust...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 22 July 2017

A childhood buddy suggested we meet here for lunch while I was traveling in area recently. What a delightfully welcoming place. Service was superb, salads were fresh and the fried green tomatoes were super tasty! It was also fun to explore the household products at...More

Thank CBPercyAlexandria_Va
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I had not been back to the Weathervane in about 8 months. I had been growing less positive about it and this visit only reinforced the trend. Today I ordered the salad Nicoise. I was asked by the server how I wanted the tuna cooked...More

1  Thank Barry17149021
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25 October 2016|
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Response from Whateveryousaydear03 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but here is their phone # 919-929-9466
10 March 2016|
Response from VLEand3 |
I just spoke with Weathervane, and got my answers directly. They sell gift certificates, on their Chapel Hill Website, and it is toward the bottom of their Web Page. No additional answer needed, now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 S Estes Dr, Apt S, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
    (15/501 bypass)
  • Public Transportation: Chapel Hill Transit, UNC Game Day Park and Ride
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-929-9466
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