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Carolina Brewery

460 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2313
+1 919-942-1800
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (22 reviews)
“fish tacos” (7 reviews)
“street tacos” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
460 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2313
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My brother took us here for drinks but after watching the food go out I think I'll be back. It's a craft brewery making their own beers,not being a great beer drinker(lager or gin is my tipple)I decided to go for the the paddle the...More

Thank frankandviv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolute dump. The menu might have less appeal than North Korea. I sat at the bar took one look at the menu and decided to order a drink and place a take out order over the phone from the burger joint next door. Side note...More

Thank rdenton33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A huge fan of fish tacos and WOW theses lived up to my expectations. Wonderful service...big shout out to Logan. Thanks for providing an excellent experience to couple WA state visitors. PS: Great beer too.

Thank LivingHappy
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed dinner here while walking Franklin Street. Great, fast service! I ordered a flight of beer and enjoyed them all. My sister and I both ordered the fish tacos and they were awesome! Great flavor! The rice/beans that it came with were ok....in hindsight, I...More

Thank KellyHuffman
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Went for lunch with cousins the four of us had appys, beer flights, and entrees from the menu all was very good for a pub offering.

Thank John W
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Came here to get some food and drinks while attending a conference at the university. The beer selection was pretty large with about 10 different beers from the brewery on it. The food menu was large as well. Food was above average and I feel...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch at this fine establishment. The beer menu has some tasty choices! My husband had the American IPA and I had the Cream Ale... both very good. We would highly recommend the fish tacos and the club sandwich....both delicious! Our...More

Thank Donnai001
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Although this place seemed to be full of mostly beer drinkers, we just went for the food. My fish tacos were great, but the accompanying beans and rice were mediocre. My dining companion had the Mac and Cheese with chicken, which looked very good and...More

Thank TexasNorthTraveler
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in to try their beers. We are from NJ and we love to try local brews wherever we go. I had the Amber Ale and the Honey Porter. Both excellent. My friend had a flight and then settled on the Honey Porter. The bartender...More

Thank wags032
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Food and Beer was fantastic and the service was exceptional. Our waitress was so attentive we had our grand daughter with us (8 months old) and she didn't miss a beat.

Thank John E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 460 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2313
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-942-1800
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