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Skylines Cafe

8878 US 70 Bus Hwy W Ste 100, Clayton, NC 27520-4823
+1 919-550-7619
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“spinach salad” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8878 US 70 Bus Hwy W Ste 100, Clayton, NC 27520-4823
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten here several times. The food is good but portions are small for the price. Service and atmosphere is nice.

Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

4 of us wanted to try a new restaurant near us. Nice atmosphere, clean and bright. Calamari appetizer was delicious. Batter was light and seasoned well. The balsamic glaze was a good addition. Albeit it was a small portion for 4 people it was good....More

Thank Diane M
tiniken221, Owner at Skylines Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thanks for the review and feedback. We are actually changing our calamari this wee to rings only. We do torch the sugar on the crème brule which comes out of the cooler. Some restaurants do it under a salamander which warms it through. Next time,...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

This is the spot to go in Clayton for an excellent dining experience. Food is consistently great. Bar service is terrific. Staff is attentive and meets your every need.

Thank G2200WCdennisb
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We frequently come to Skylines on Sunday's for their delicious brunch. Their chicken and waffles is a must!! Always fresh plump chicken and the waffles taste like dessert. It's better than anywhere in Raleigh or Durham. I was sad to see they removed their tomato...More

1  Thank TheQsuzzz
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Complements to the chef , I order Salmon dish and it was very tasty. You can order small portion which is great option. Save room for dessert.Great service as well.

Thank travelplans123
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The restaurant is in the middle of a group of shops at the eastern edge of Clayton. You really have to "know" it is there, but once you find it, you won't forget where it is located! We had a wonderful meal. We each ate...More

Thank schulleryjrkb
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I liked the food, great value. Skip the pizza, too doughy. The cheese and sauce on the pizza was good but needed to be cooked more with less dough. Otherwise, liked everything elseMore

Thank LindaLu892
tiniken221, Owner at Skylines Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi Linda, I am glad you enjoyed the food. We do not have pizza, though. If we do a flatbread, we usually bake it on a pita that is already fully cooked. However, there is no pizza on our menu. Please contact me at tina@skylinescafe.com...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Wife and I happened to drop in at Skyline Cafe, shortly after moving to Clayton. It seemed rather obvious that since we weren't part of the regular crowd, that we were not of concern to the staff. We had one drink, and left without ordering...More

Thank Chris K
tiniken221, Owner at Skylines Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you so much for writing a review. I am so sorry that you had that experience. I have been here ten years and we do have many regulars. We are also experiencing new guests every day with Clayton's growth. It is a reminder for...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Food was great served hot and looked good the service was very good. We have been customers for over 6 years and never had a bad meal there. Tina the owner always stops and visits with us. She runs a very nice operation.

Thank Ray G
tiniken221, Owner at Skylines Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you for your rave review!! It is always a pleasure to see you! Tina B.

Reviewed 5 August 2017

We don't go here often; since I cook most of the time, but when we do the food is consistently good and hot when it arrives at your table. We went this past week and we both had the Skyline salad (small portion) which was...More

Thank Teslatech
tiniken221, Owner at Skylines Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you for the rave review! We have been serving small portions for over 8 years and they are a hit as well as our quick lunch! We are always happy to cook for you!! Tina B.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8878 US 70 Bus Hwy W Ste 100, Clayton, NC 27520-4823
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 919-550-7619
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