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Mellow Mushroom

4300 NW Cary Pkwy, Cary, NC 27513-8413
+1 919-436-7779
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (15 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
“hoagie” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Pizza, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
4300 NW Cary Pkwy, Cary, NC 27513-8413
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mellow Mushroom offers a great place for a delicious family pizza dinner or lunch. The seating is very comfortable with booths that also can have views of large screen TVs showing sports. They make a delicious vegan cheese with all the veggie works for the...More

Thank Miguel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very unusual that a chain delivers consistently great food at all of its locations. These guys have done it. The staff at the Cary location are always prompt and courteous. The food is good and the place is family friendly (even with my 3 year...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this Mellow Mushroom on occasion- we now know why not very often. Our pizza was taking awhile so we asked a girl if she could check on it - she asked what was the exact time you sat down? Really? Also the staff...More

Thank Sheila A
Cary M, General Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey there, Sheila Sorry to hear you were not greeted on your way in or told goodbye on your way out. We train all hosts to do both of these things for every person who enters or leaves our establishment, and so it definitely sounds...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018

This was our second visit to the eatery in 1 month. Excellent friendly service. We ordered cosmic karma,holy shitake medium Pizzas. The place is very cozy and family like atmosphere with outside open sitting. Bar is well stocked.

Thank Harish G
MellowMushroomNC, Owner at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to review our Mellow! We really appreciate the feedback and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 26 March 2018

Food and service are acceptable. Interesting decor. Not my "go to" for pizza but my husband had never been and we were looking for lunch before heading home after an RV show. We both ordered small pizzas with our own toppings. More than enough food...More

Thank Mona F
mellow m, General Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Mona, thanks for taking your time to leave us a review! Sorry if it seemed a little too dark for you, that's not typically the case, especially in the afternoon as the building is surrounded with full size windows. It is possible that a light...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

Great pizza, and we can get a gluten free crust for my grandson who has celiac disease. Service is good, too, which is why it's crowded.

Thank Kathleen Y
MellowMushroomNC, Public Relations Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thanks so much Kathleen! We really appreciate your groovy review!

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Pizza is good. This works really well if you have a mixed generation gathering. It's rather casual but the service is attentive.

Thank windsorsmom
MellowMushroomNC, Public Relations Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

That's what we like to hear! We hope to see you and your crowd here soon! Stay Mellow

Reviewed 19 February 2018

When I'm in the mood for calzone, this is my Go-To place! The dough is excellent and the filling is more than generous. The restaurant can get loud and there are lots of kids if you go for an early dinner.

Thank Steven A
MellowMushroomNC, Public Relations Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thanks so much for the Mellow Love!!!

Reviewed 15 February 2018

I dined at the restaurant in a side room with a large group. Pizzas were brought to a table where we could pick and choose from a wide variety of toppings. The restaurant did an excellent job keeping the pizzas coming as they were devoured...More

Thank JoeBoxter
MellowMushroomNC, Public Relations Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you so much for this great review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your Mellow experience and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

I have eat at many mellow mushrooms and this one is as good as the others. Food was fast and delicious. Love the “art” on the walls.

Thank Greg I
MellowMushroomNC, Guest Relations Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thanks Greg! We love hearing that!! Come visit again soon.

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25 September 2017|
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Response from Cary M | Property representative |
The approximately $10 per person is a good guide. Our Large size pizzas are 16" and are cut into 8 slices. We recommend about 2-3 slices per person so a large pizza serves between 3 and 4 people, depending on how hungry you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4300 NW Cary Pkwy, Cary, NC 27513-8413
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-436-7779
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Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers was founded in 1974 in Atlanta, Georgia. This franchise, operated under Home-Grown Industries of Georgia, Inc., is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For 41 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh, stone-baked pizzas to order in an eclectic, art-filled, and family-friendly environment. Each Mellow is locally owned and operated and provides a unique feel focused around great customer service and high-quality food. Mellow Mushroom’s menu showcases natural flavors and the freshest of ingredients in a creative menu assortment of pizzas, hoagies, salads, calzones, appetizers and vegetarian and vegan options. Gluten free crust and a kids menu are also available. Mellow Mushroom is more than just awesome pizza and craft beer; it is a state of mind. There is also craft apparel. House of Shroom style, Mellow Mushroom’s exclusive apparel line, is available for purchase in store.
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