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203 W Weaver St, Carrboro, NC 27510-2019 (North Greensboro Street)
+1 919-967-5008
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Years ago, we used to like this restaurant, and I remember a lovely evening meal with friends on their outdoor patio. I went back recently with friends for lunch. What a let-down: although the place was almost empty, we had to wait over 30 minutes to get our crepes... even though we were told they prepare them ahead of time.... More 

Thank SYL501
Southern Pines, North Carolina
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have been to Provence several times over the past years, but we had Brunch/Lunch there on Sunday and it was WOW. My husband had the Snails w/ Rochefort and then the Moules Frites and I had the Quiche of the day. We followed the meal with Ile Flottante. The food was outstanding the service was friendly... More 

Thank PT61SPNC
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a mid-size group dinner for business. Parking was a bit interesting: you just park behind the restaurant on a dirt lot. We went in, a big table was set for us. As a French restaurant, the wine list is expectedly good. I had a Sauvignon Blanca that I was happy with. I get a salad, mahi mahi,... More 

Thank Kelvin C
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owner is always there to greet you and resolve any issues that might come up over service and/or food. The food is outstanding, I had the Moroccan Lamb, the others had fish and all very satisfied. My personal concern is that the tables are quire closely set to maximize the number of seats. This might be an issue if... More 

Thank Tarheel57
Cary, North Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Provence was recommended to us a couple times over the last few years and we finally made it there. Our only regret is not having gone sooner! This place is wonderfully delightful. The staff is knowledgeable on the drinks and menu. I asked Larry (our server) to describe their onion soup and he provided an in depth description that beautifully... More 

Thank LindaMoquin
Chapel Hill, NC
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I have eaten dinner at Provence many times. It is housed in a modest wooden building. All changes once you enter. The decor is elegant and the staff is pleasant, polite and most helpful. The food is a delight if you favor a French cuisine. Seafood is their specialty. I favor their catch of the day cooked in rock salt.... More 

Thank billyboy39
New York City, New York
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51 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a first class French restaurant. Excellent service, you are made to feel special and the food is like being in Provence, the real one. It is excellent, French-inspired cooking.

Thank AlexNicholas
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This was not our first visit to Provence. The others have ranged from very good to excellent. We had a guest visiting and Provence sounded interesting to her. This evening was better than any dining experience we have had in the "triangle" area and we have tried most all of the highly rated places. The woman who was our server... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely delicious. Had a spinach salad with goat cheese & beets then salmon with more goat cheese. It was nice to have large amount of olive tapenade on the bread with olive oil

Thank Gbarreau
Atlanta, Georgia
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Party of four that enjoyed the Foie Gras, Escargot, Moules and Cuisses De Grenouille to start with every dish being exceptional. Entrees included the Filet De Canard Wellington, Mahi-Mahi and the Tournedos à La Sauce Poivre Vert. Both the MahiMahi and Filet were exceptional while the Duck was just OK. Attentive and knowledgable service in a quaint atmosphere. Will definitely... More 

Thank Jon C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
French, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 W Weaver St, Carrboro, NC 27510-2019
    (North Greensboro Street)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carrboro
  • Phone Number: +1 919-967-5008

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