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Mama Dip's

408 W Rosemary St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2301
+1 919-942-5837
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good26%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“fried chicken” (108 reviews)
“cornbread” (46 reviews)
“pecan pie” (17 reviews)
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408 W Rosemary St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2301
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Reviewed 6 days ago

First time ever being there and was well pleased with it's settings And the food. A good place to eat if your going solo, couple, or as a group even family. The food was good at what I had was got chicken an Dumplins. Every...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menu is filled with southern style items, so much to choose from. Save room for desert. Our waitress Nicole was a delight, very attentive.

Thank Diane T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

country fried steak was barely warm with lumpy old gravy, Mac n cheese, barely warm, curdled cheese and too much egg. corn casserole, also barely warm. biscuits were gummy. waiter was slow, no beverage refills. Food priced too high for the quality.

Thank Tina G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat on the front porch and enjoyed a yummy meal of fried chicken, chicken and dumplings, mac and cheese, potato salad, baked apples and corn bread. Firstly, we were greeted by our server who was so nice and personable. He was friendly, offered menu...More

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My family really likes Mama Dip's. It's a simple place where you are warmly welcomed and the food is consistently good. The fried chicken, chicken & dumplings and catfish gumbo are my personal favorites.

Thank kenscoff
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

If you want authentic Southern fried chicken, this is the place. Crispy and crunchy batter with a moist and tender chicken that will guaranty that you'll be back. A family run restaurant that delivers the goods. At a reasonable price. You have to hold yourself...More

Thank Momcat60
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I went with several others including a couple from the Midwest who wanted to try southern food. It was ok, but I grew up with southern cooking and didn't think it was special. They enjoyed it and I'd probably take people from other regions there...More

1  Thank cathym456
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I had looked so forward to a visit to this historic establishment! Unfortunately, we visited way too late. I can say the macaroni and cheese was delicious, but everything else was horrible! Customer service definitely is not a priority. Employees looked and acted extremely unhappy...More

1  Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I should start by saying that their peach cobbler was DELICIOUS. We were there mid-afternoon on a Saturday, and maybe they were changing shifts or something because we waited maybe an hour and a half before our food came. Our food was pretty good (not...More

1  Thank casey687
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The place had mixed reviews and they are right. The food was average nothing special. The Ham steak was very salty to the point it was almost unbeatable. The service was mediocre at best the waiter had to be requested numerous times to bring drinks...More

1  Thank Junior148
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Beverly R
20 November 2015|
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Response from Beverly R | Reviewed this property |
Chitterlings are a delicacy. The cow has the tripe and the pig has the chitterlings. The tripe and the chitterlings are the intestines. My mom washes them until they are squeaky clean and she can see straight thru them... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 W Rosemary St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2301
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-942-5837
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