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Lucha Tigre

) #40 of 212 Restaurants in Chapel Hill $$ - $$$ Asian, Mexican,
746 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5700
+1 919-904-7326
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (13 reviews)
“taco” (8 reviews)
“bulgogi” (9 reviews)
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Asian, Mexican, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
746 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5700
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Who would have thought Asian and Latino food could come together in such deliciousness? We sat out on the patio and had a great late night dinner of spring rolls, shrimp ceviche and chips. Loved the tangy ginger beer as well. If I lived here,...More

Thank Mohana R
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Lucha Tigre is tucked away in the Midtown Market shopping center on the old Airport Road, now Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd just north of downtown Chapel Hill. It is rustic with a charming patio with wooden picnic tables. The menu is full of eclectic...More

Thank CreateConnects
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I was brought here by my wife and son. Lovely atmosphere, but great food. My two dishes were different but a delightful change and hard to categorize, which is the point. I can tell I will be copying the recipes at home, which seems like...More

Thank Vaughn G
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Tremendous variety of great food with a Asian / Latin mix! the Kim-chi pancake, empanadas, tacos, all good!

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Enjoyed the Ambience and nachos, but the General tso tofu tasted like butter? Honestly, couldn't bring myself to finish it.

Thank lemondrop9510
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I arrived at this restaurant and was greeted by an awesome hostess that was friendly, beautiful, and engaging... As she brought us to our seat, she assured us that we were in for a treat. We were then greeted by an even...More

Thank APhiA1906
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My husband, daughter and I went to Lucha Tigre without knowing what to expect. When we entered the establishment, we were greeted immediately and very friendly. We were asked if we preferred indoor or outdoor dining. Since it was such a beautiful fall evening, we...More

Thank fansofrainforest
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Love this place! We were greeted by the owner, had yummy green beans for appetizer! Delicious drinks! Can't go wrong with this place!!!

Thank pcgilland
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Five of us stopped by for a drink with a snack and found this restaurant to be really charming. Drinks are imaginative (the watermelon mojito with ginger was one choice). We ordered guacamole with ginger that arrived with two kinds of homemade chips and it...More

Thank CarolinaBecky
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Very small restaurant with limited abilty to seat groups of folks together. Menu is eclectic, Beef bulgogi nachos were terrific. Dumplings tasty but beware hot juices when you bite them. The grilled corn appetizer was tasty but way over priced at 5$. Wasabi mashed potatoes...More

Thank afrdurham
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Asian, Mexican, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 746 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5700
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-904-7326
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