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La Residence

202 W Rosemary St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2508
+1 919-967-2506
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“filet mignon” (2 reviews)
“caesar salad” (2 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
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French, American
202 W Rosemary St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2508
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Dining in Chapel Hill? This is your destination. In two visits in the last two months, La Residence has offered a nicely varied menu, excellent food, service that can't be topped, and atmosphere that's elegant but very comfortable. Food that's locally sourced means freshness that...More

1  Thank Editprof
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I was married in a ceremony at La Residence on May 28, 2017. The staff assisted us with setting up the schedule. The day of the wedding, they decorated, set up the ceremony area, hosted a cocktail hour to allow time to change the setup...More

Thank lieghelrod
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We chose La Residence for our Anniversary. Food, drinks and service lived up to the occasion. Really delicious, wonderful dinner, great memory.

Thank Finbar G
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Friends and I went to La Residence last night and had a wonderful experience. The service was friendly and very attentive. The food was great! I had the salmon main entree which was well-flavored and crispy on the outside. The green beans were perfectly prepared....More

Thank chapelhillfoodie
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We frequent this longstanding establishment in the heart of Chapel Hill a handful of times each year. Our visit this time was like the others: a wonderful dining experience in a cozy intimate venue. We sat out on their porch and ordered charcuterie for starters...More

Thank surfingexec2001
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The menu varies depending upon the availability of fresh ingredients. We enjoyed the traditional Beef Burgundy, and most likely the BEST I've every experience (including Paris). The Duck dish was equally excellent. Sides were well prepared and went well with the flavors. Dessert, of course,...More

Thank PhilViking
Reviewed 5 March 2016

During Parents Weekend, we enjoyed drinks and conversation. Going early in the evening to get a great table and drinks before the crowd hits is a good idea. Fun college scene bar/restaurant even though the drafts are fairly limited. The patio/outdoor enclosed area to the...More

Thank HoboWannaBe
Reviewed 27 December 2015

La Res went from being a favorite to being off my list of possibilities. As the mother of girls who went through that teen phase, I believe in strict alcohol policies, and when I was in college, there were not myriad opportunities for underage drinking....More

5  Thank Madjac355
Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

Couple of thoughts Pulled pork was disappointing, I was expecting a more smoky, vinegary taste. No sauce was served to complement it. Shrimp and grits were tasty. Cole slaw was flavorless, maybe because it needed a good stir before serving. Cucumbers and vinegar were wonderful....More

Thank webbuzzard
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We purchased a Groupon for $71.00 for a $150 Tomato-inspired, 4 course meal. The meal started with a tomato and beet salad, gazpacho, filet mignon with tomato coulis, and finished with tomato crème brulee for me and chocolate mousse cake for my husband. We also...More

Thank bdonleycott
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 13:30
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 W Rosemary St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2508
    (Pritchard Ave)
  • Public Transportation: Chapel Hill Transit Lines CW, FG less than one block from Chapel Hill city center and most Bus Stops.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-967-2506
A Chapel Hill landmark since 1976, La Residence offers an American inspired twist on classic French food. Join us tonight for an exceptional dining experience.
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