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Blue Note Grill- MOVED

4125 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707-2666
+1 919-401-1979
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good55%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Nov 2016
“The best barbecue around town!”
23 May 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
4125 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707-2666
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

I found the Blue Note Grill a few months after arriving in Durham for work. I feel in love with their barbecue platter. The pork is tender and moist, then add your own sweet barbecue sauce. I also loved the hush puppies. A very filling...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Lunch or dinner, you can't go wrong. Very good barbecue and sandwiches served by a very good wait staff. Check out the blues bands on the weekend.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank 2Far2C4Me
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Went to hear a friend play music & thrilled to find fabulous food! The pork bbq was very good-- smoked type with a couple of sauce options on the table. I liked the slightly sweet, slightly hot sauce! The other was a more vinegar base,...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank lbgreene
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

You must try Raleigh's vinegar sauce on the barbecue. We split the pork bbq sandwich and the daily special sandwich. Titi is one of the best waitresses ever. Also, the place serves cinnamon butter on the side for the waffle fries, which is like a...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Alejandra I
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

Excellent BBQ & sides along with great musicians. Can't beat the atmosphere! Great service & prices.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Bonnie W
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We took our family for dinner (7 and 12 year olds). The service was fairly slow, it took us over 1.5 hours to get through dinner. We had children wings, ribs, fried Okra, Mac n cheese and a kid's burger. All the food was fine...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank SereneBlue
Reviewed 26 August 2015

If ever in Durham, this is a must go to place. Great service, outstanding food, and the best jazz and blues music all in one place. Management made sure my birthday was celebrated with a bang. BTW, don't forget to order a Little Beer. You...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Magdalena M
Reviewed 11 August 2015

I had a blast at the six week old, recently relocated new, Blue Note Grill. Live eclectic music, trendy décor, excellent food and friendly staff, makes for a certain good time. Did I mention it was huge? The Saturday night acapella groups performance was outstanding....More

Date of visit: August 2015
1  Thank Ernestsworld
Reviewed 8 July 2015

My son and I went here for BBQ and amazing music. What a great evening! Delicious ribs and sweet potato fries....I cant wait to go back to Durham again to enjoy this place......

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank travelbaseballmomnj
Reviewed 30 June 2015

They've moved to 709 Washington Street, Durham, NC 27701. First time I've been there for lunch and the first time since they moved but the food is still good. Can't wait to go in the evening when they have live music.

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Stan S
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4125 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707-2666
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-401-1979
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