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Kitchen

764 MLK Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC
+1 919-537-8167
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (45 reviews)
“duck confit” (14 reviews)
“vichyssoise” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
764 MLK Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC
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Reviewed yesterday

The menu changes, and depends upon the best Farm to Table items. The food and service are excellent. We have dined here several times, and always a joy. We enjoyed a selection of raw oysters, scallops, short ribs, and duck confit. Each was well prepared...More

Thank PhilViking
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've been to a lot of great restaurants and I have to say this small hole in the wall is right up there with the best of them. If it wasn't for someone recommending it to us we never would have found this place but...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The seating is limited and much in demand at this fine local favorite. It’s best to arrive early at Kitchen, not to be confused with City Kitchen at the University Place shopping mall. The French bistro dishes are always nicely-prepared and the service is attentive....More

Thank macmac114
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Kitchen is a perfect neighborhood bistro - a restaurant for both everyday eating and also nice dinners. The owners are both the chef and the hostess and tend to have waitstaff that stays with them for a while, so the service is good and the...More

Thank HappyBobbi
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The common bond in our group is that we all own French 2CV vintage cars and Kitchen was a great venue for our 2017 Bastille Day dinner. Dick and Sue Barrow gave us a great welcome and the service throughout the meal was excellent. Wine...More

Thank buenvino
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I see people raving about this place; and truly when we were there this little hole in the wall was packed! So it must be good for a lot of people? But bad is bad---and we had some legitimate complaints. First of all it was...More

Thank ArchitectZ
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We showed up looking forward to dining here after mistakenly booking a reservation with a different restaurant. (Sounds improbable, but iPhone calling makes it easy if the names are similar and the caller is busy!) We were overwhelmed by how they so graciously accommodated our...More

1  Thank AHDRMNC
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We have eaten here often with friends and enjoy our meal every time. It is a cozy little spot that somehow does not get too loud for a lovely conversation. The food is excellent and the specials keep regulars from feeling repetitive. You can have...More

Thank f00lme0nce
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This small, intimate, cosy restaurant is the place we all dream of having in our neighborhood; this local venue has a level of sophistication that makes it feel like the local bistro for all. Dick (chef) and Sue (maitre d') are a seamless team, never...More

Thank Marsha D
Reviewed 29 March 2017

There are so many reasons we love Kitchen. Since we have been steady customers for many years, we are always greeted with affection. The responsive wait staff is excellent with good suggestions, especially regarding the wines. The food is consistently delicious. We especially like the...More

Thank JerryL3
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Response from ArchitectZ | Reviewed this property |
It would be worth a try if you are in a wheelchair! Lots of people---(it is very popular)---and no special accommodations for the handicapped----but worth a try (you would know best)!? I would call them first and ask... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 764 MLK Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-537-8167
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