We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bean and Barrel

) #45 of 212 Restaurants in Chapel Hill $$ - $$$ American, ,
50100 Governors Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-8830
+1 919-967-9990
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
50100 Governors Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-8830
Write a Review
Reviews (39)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came home from a week's trip in San Diego and stopped for dinner. After a week of west coast seafood at very high prices, we wondered why we had ever left. The shrimp and grits was to die for!! Be sure you don't miss...More

Thank westddd
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The drive-through is gone, the seating area for drinking coffee and hanging out is gone, but it definitely seems a place the older crowd enjoy for lunch. Feels a little cold as far as decor. So, would not really consider this a coffee shop anymore,...More

Thank Ms_Demeanor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met a friend for lunch and the food was excellent. I ordered their Citrus Salad and it was perfect. Loved the candied walnuts and its lemon vinaigrette. My friend ordered the Beet & Goat Cheese Salad. It looked delicious as well. She really liked its...More

Thank Scroggie
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Bean and Barrel is much improved since it changed hands several months ago. First, the decor is much nicer. Still casual, but a little more upscale. The staff seem much better trained and the service is prompter than anytime in recent memory. The new menu...More

Thank birdie86509
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for a business lunch. We had the french dip, burger and fries, and the beet/greens and goat cheese salad with grilled chicken. The food was wonderful. Staff is super friendly.

Thank JuliaTheItinerant
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Food was okay, service was slow and the overall ambiance does not seem fitting for a strip mall. The decor is trendy and upscale but seems out of place for a restaurant in a strip mall. We went for brunch and I ordered the shrimp...More

Thank CARIBBEAN757
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I previously reviewed this restaurant as a 3, but wanted to upgrade my rating. I had lunch there last week and many issues had improved. For one thing they have redesigned the interior making it much brighter and lighter. This is a big improvement. There...More

Thank Holly R
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is a neighborhood place, and I like having something like Bean and Barrel in the neighborhood. I've only been here for lunch, so my remarks are limited to that. The food is fresh and well prepared. It isn't extraordinary, but it's a fine lunch...More

1  Thank Holly R
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is a pleasant laid back coffee house that serves lunch and dinner also. The wait staff are attentive and the food is very good. There is also a bar serving hard liquor, wine and beers. Every time I've come here I haven't been disappointed...More

1  Thank Websurfer51
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Great place for a meal, glass of wine or a beer! Nice selection of wines and local craft beer. Food is consistently good with daily specials!

1  Thank stevj65
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
merritt's store
340 reviews
5.57 km away
Elements
214 reviews
5.88 km away
Tarantini Italian Restaurant
80 reviews
.04 km away
Brixx
137 reviews
5.87 km away
Nearby Attractions
University of North Carolina
433 reviews
7.08 km away
The Carolina Basketball Museum
136 reviews
5.36 km away
Dean E. Smith Center
99 reviews
5.41 km away
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center
132 reviews
7.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bean and Barrel staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 02:00
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50100 Governors Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-8830
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-967-9990
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing