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Tavern 42

119 Oleander Dr, Clayton, NC 27527-4564
+1 919-553-8888
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pizza” (9 reviews)
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Italian, American, Bar, Pub, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
119 Oleander Dr, Clayton, NC 27527-4564
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A real find in Clayton, probably best food in the area. Not just beer food, the Tomato Chicken Basil Sandwich is perfect with homemade chips and lots of draft beers on tap. The Shrimp Louie is tasty, and they have nice salads choices! My new...More

Thank dav1dAllison122
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I have eaten here a few times and it’s always been very good. Pizza is excellent and burgers are great, too! Added to my list of preferred lunch spots in Clayton!

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We've been to Tavern 42 multiple times in the past 3 months and it never disappoints. Everything we've tried has been excellent. And we can't say enough good things about the service, always friendly and efficient. we have taken friends and family there and they...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 1 May 2018

All kinds of food to choose from! Pizza was awesome and some of the my friends did their sandwich wraps which were huge and amazing!! Customer service was a wonderful as well! First time going and I will be back again!

Thank salmo121mora
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

4 of wanted a late lunch early dinner and found this place. Good selection of beers. Nice menu with sandwiches, burgers and pizza. 3 of us had sandwiches...the Godfather and buffalo chicken wrap. All good! Homemade chips were delicious. I had the BIG Louie pizza....More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Pizza tasted like home (New York). It’s not a huge place and seating is first come first serve. We are definitely coming back.

Thank ragdollzz18
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Food is very good, but before you order pasta ask for the price, I order Rolatini as a special and was not told that pasta will be extra and wait $4.00 more (insane).More

Thank travelplans123
T42nc, Owner at Tavern 42, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

I would like to take care of this for you. My name is Bernice, and when I entered the specials into our system, I didn’t check before I put it “live”. There should not have been a charge for the pasta. As soon as I...More

Reviewed 24 January 2018

Stopped in on a Sunday after church because the kids wanted chicken wings and had heard this place had just that. We walked in and seated ourselves, not a big crowd there at all, and it took 12-15 minutes for anyone to come to our...More

Thank Gregory B
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

its smallish and the decor is a bit dicey. can get crowded but the staff is friendly and food -- mostly bar food -- is decent. above average beer selection.

Thank knick000
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great beer selection by far. They have lots of local bottles and varied other selections for good prices. Drafts as well. Food is simple and delicious. The mussels in the white wine sauce are their best item in our opinion but their wings and hotdogs,...More

Thank Taylor200
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 6 - USD 19
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Oleander Dr, Clayton, NC 27527-4564
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 919-553-8888
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Restaurant/Bar where you can enjoy appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, dogs, pasta dinners, vegetable options, etc. Also get an ice cold beer either on tap or bottle, many drink specials to choose from.
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