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110 S Churton St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2538
+1 919-732-6261
Wed - Sat 17:30 - 20:30
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Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

An outstanding restaurant with very innovative Italian based cuisine using local ingredients. Excellent and reasonably priced wine list and good service and ambiance. In my opinion the best restaurant in the area.

Thank allanm203
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had never been to Panciuto before and were looking forward to it. We went to dinner on Saturday night with another couple and were disappointed in the meal and especially the service. We will not be back. There are so many wonderful places to dine in the RDU. We found the food to be average and overpriced. We also... More 

Thank Linda G
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is a foodie paradise. The chef takes you on an international culinary adventure. Everything was presented beautifully and tasted even better. There were so many layers of flavor.

Thank Deborah F
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Amazing atmosphere and cuisine!!! We come every few months and are always impressed. This restaurant is sourced but local farms so the menu changes with season and availability.

Thank jskubic1
Level Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

You will never experience such extraordinary dishes as at Panciuto. From appetizer to dessert, everything is hand made only with the finest local farm products by the nationally renown Chef, Aaron Landmark. And the menu changes every night. The atmosphere is great (even when it's full, one can have a conversation with friends) and the service is superb.

Thank Reina S
Durham, North Carolina
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176 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Tucked in the cute downtown of the small and charming North Carolina town, with historic markers and art galleries within a few blocks, is this wonderful restaurant. The decor is nice and we found the wait staff friendly, attentive, and very much on top of things, including the ability to explain some pretty creative menu items. We began by ordering... More 

Thank HarmonCT
Palo Alto, California
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346 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Good food, locally sourced, imaginatively prepared and great service. I loved the cocktail menu, as well.

1 Thank Sharon L
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

My wife and I have gone to Panciuto on her birthday for the past four years. Each year is a completely wonderful 'food experience' yet we see the same friendly faces. The chefs change their menu regularly, depending on what fresh items are available at the local markets. The waitstaff is long-standing which gives the feeling of familiarity and warmth.... More 

Thank tony j
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 November 2016

One should not go to this restaurant with big expectations. In our case service was slow, waiter was not knowledgeable. The pasta dish was overdressed with a very fat pork meat The grilled radicchio was a barely wilted green large and long leaves difficult to handle.i sent the dish back. The dish was charged anyhow. High prices. I will no... More 

Thank notaben
durham, NC
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This place easily the best in hillsborough. sophisticated fine dining. 4-5 stars on the food, moderately expensive but on a par with comparable paces in the triangle, excellent service.

Thank MDtraveler001

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 S Churton St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2538
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-732-6261

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?