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Carolina Brewery

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner

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American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly

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Beer Battered Onion Rings
Hand-cut large, crispy fried onion rings dipped in our homemade sky blue golden ale beer hatter
Small $5.95
Large $8.95
Large guacamole $+1.95
Brewery Nachos
Melted cheddar and Monterey jack cheeses, garnished with cilantro lime sour cream, jalapenos, scallions, served with our vegetarian black bean dip ad salsa
Entree $9.90
Small sauce $+0.25
Large sauce $+0.50
Buttermilk Chicken Strips
Can be made butffalo style. choice of dipping sauce creole honey mustard, tangy barbeque sauce or butter milk ranch
Artichoke Beer Cheese Rarebit
A brewery‏ classic returns. a savory worm artichoke dip served with pita points and tri-colored tortes
Carolina Brewery provides food and beverage in the Chapel Hill and Pittsboro, NC area
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Contemporary
Takeout, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service was great but I must be nuts to expect attention to food in a brew pub. Burger ordered medium was well done, tasty, but we'll done. Veggie burger was rated good as was the BBQ pulled pork sandwich. Each is served with slaw and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gene C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No trip to Chapel Hill is complete unless you visit the Carolina Brewery. Good beer, great food and good service in a fun atmosphere.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LPLoveToTravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ended up at Carolina Brewery as we were looking for a place of fun, food & drinks. Fortunately, that was the $2/beer night. Very good Staff and food was great! This is the kind of place you need when you go out with Friends.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dp0ulin
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Had a quick brunch here solo while my kids were off with friends ... there were only a few tables and it was too early (in my opinion) for beer. The service was friendly and the cheese grits were fabulous!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 24brooke
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Stopped in for lunch on a Monday, famished. Granted, traffic here is slow but found a good staff, good beer, great food. Great burger with roasted root veges as a side, enjoyed the Summer Seared Tuna salad (lots of flavors going on here). Started with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Carey S
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Located on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill this was a nice burger/beer place right off the UNC campus.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank William N
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for a couple of drinks and enjoyed the nice weather. Staff was friendly and we would definitely come back.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank NHNavyLDO
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped here when trying to figure out where to eat brunch. The selection is pretty large for a brunch menu, and there is a cold bar as well with muffins, cookies, cinnamon rolls, salad, fruit, etc. that comes with a brunch entree. My mom...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sam21avery
Reviewed 18 May 2018

I got 4 fish "street" tacos here for about half the price of Bar Taco and Babalu. They were excellent! And of course the beer is good too.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Alyson S
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Been there off and on while my daughter was at UNC. Great beer selection and food is about what you would expect. But.....on the last trip the waitress suggestd the nachos served over homemade potato chips. What? Potato chips? It was excellent. Smaller chips that...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mr G
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