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Great Harvest Bread Co.

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229 S Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5831
+1 919-904-7292
07:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 18:00
Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

These people have really got it right in making soft breads. Exceptional ingredients are the key to bread that is worth every penny. We give this bread out as a "welcome to the neighborhood" gift.

Thank adventurous_diner629
North Carolina
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The bread here is phenomenally good. It's baked fresh and sells out, but if you have your heart set on, say , Dakota Bread, the folks there will propose a close alternative, which you might even like better. I get a few loaves and freeze what won't be soon eaten.

Thank workwings
Tampa, Florida
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

For a few years this place baking breads and cookies. You will find good price and full of delicious breads and cookies. Addictive !

Thank Luckysky789
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We love great harvest. However this location doesn't have a great selection of breads and the staff isn't as friendly and helpful as other locations.

Thank dan071760
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is a locally run outlet of a larger chain of bakeries. The bread and baked goods are set to a high standard, but each local baker has some room to play with their recipes and offer some unique items. There's coffee and a place to sit - or just bag up your goodies to take home. There is always... More 

Thank s s
Raleigh, North Carolina
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61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2015

The specials for the day are available to sample, with butter. Freshly brewed Peets coffee is ready for you. The varieties change daily, with additional items for the holidays.

Thank Margaret T
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2015

lunch at great harvest is a treat with tasty soups and robust sandwiches; different choices for each day; and tables available most of the time

Thank ValerieB488
Montreal, Canada
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76 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Support your local Break & Pastry makers! They offer excellent produce, smells great, friendly service, organic type foods. A bit on the expensive side, but well worth the price. Their spinach and feta cheese break is wonderful!

Thank JM L
Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Food: While I was in town for a conference, I got a tip that Great Harvest had the best pastries. I was not disappointed. When you walk in the door, you are overwhelmed with the aroma of fresh baked bread - no processed smell here. I tried both the cinnamon rolls and the scones, both were excellent. The menu included... More 

Thank KDHnative
North Carolina
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I really like the lemon blueberry tea cake. The chocolate chip oatmeal cookies are wonderful. Great place for bread!

Thank KiKieclipse

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 S Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5831
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-904-7292

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?