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Nantucket Cafe & Grill

5925 Farrington Rd, Ste B, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-8607
+1 919-402-0077
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster roll” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (59 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Soups
$$ - $$$
5925 Farrington Rd, Ste B, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-8607
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will definitely come back here. I had the lobster quiche and New England clAm chowder both were excellent. Large clean facility with plenty of parking. As I was leaving I noticed the cake and pie section and decided to try a slice of key...More

Thank tom24527
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been a few times over the past month and except for the Lobster roll sandwich (which was completely devoid of texture and flavor ) we haven't had a bad meal. The Clam Chowder is pretty good- New England style and the Lobster Bisque is...More

Thank Lekimoppilifnas
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Spent Father's Day with my son and his family. Very nice restaurant with nice atmosphere. Seafood dishes were outstanding and so was the service. But, the real treat is the cake for dessert. There's no way to describe the cakes without seeing them, but just...More

Thank macko-texas
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Have been to Nantucket three times for lunch. Sat at bar and had horrible service. Sad for me as I wanted to like them. They have a good menu but service is lacking.

Thank kbobbitt1974
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I had been here a few years back and it was always good. Today, driving by Chapel Hill, we turned in for lunch. The place looks the same, but now you get the menu as you enter, then step in to place your order and...More

2  Thank sooperson
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Flew in for business on a Sunday evening and stoped in for a quick bite for dinner.... I was not disappointed and neither was by associate! He had a huge portion of Jumbalya and I had the ribeye sandwich. That coupled with the fresh, piping...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful place to have dinner. Good menu, great food and a decent wine selection. They have awesome deserts as well!

Thank JuliaTheItinerant
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Good food I had the fried scallops with French Fries and Apple slaw, Hubbie had a crab cake (with a hollandaise sauce) with mashed potatoes and spinach risotto. Good service our waitress was very friendly and attentive. GREAT CAKE we had to get it to...More

Thank Rose_sink
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Nantucket grill has been a reliable favorite of our family for 10 years. You just can't go wrong here. The whole belly clams are a rare item in this area. So delicious. Steaks are cooked exactly the way you request...and their strawberry cake is always...More

Thank ShelleyHig
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Decided to try here cause recommended by hotel staff, let down by surley bad attitude girl who walked us to the table, she slammed the menus on the table and turned her back and walked off, we thought it might have been us but then...More

Thank Steve2205
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James H
18 July 2015|
Response from Ernie and Dora H | Reviewed this property |
Hmmm. We always visit on a Saturday night and choose the free option. :) Just called them because the prices for the cake aren't on their menu. The free cake is actually a HALF slice, and if you purchase it separately, it's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5925 Farrington Rd, Ste B, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-8607
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-402-0077
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