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Alivia's Durham Bistro

) #134 of 629 Restaurants in Durham $$ - $$$ American, ,
900 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-2025
+1 919-682-8978
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“nachos” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
900 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-2025
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Reviews (105)
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Oh yes, its true. And they also have cheese-less-mac-n-cheeze. Both were good, though I'd tip the scale toward the brussel sprout app which was bursting with flavor. Pretty decent draft beer selection, though could've been a bit more expansive. I didn't have my fav (shrimp-n-grits)...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

My husband and I have been going to Alivia's ever since it opened--we've loved the great food and the best outdoor seating in town. But the recent changes in the menu are a big disappointment. The quality of the food is fine, but there are...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We are locals and this is a favorite. Whether you prefer meatless or desire plenty of bacon, you will not be disappointed!

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Good location adjacent to Bright Leaf Square. Very good salads. The dry rub wings are excellent. Good nachos and good beer selection. The booths are nice and big so you can get a party of six in one booth. Good service.

Reviewed 28 December 2016

Recently stopped here for lunch and tried the new lemon and garlic chicken panini. The pesto caught my eye, but also included chevre cheese and fried capers, pretty fun little sandwich. The service was good, though the restaurant wasn't very busy for lunch - the...More

Reviewed 4 December 2016

Give this place a go. You can't get a feel for all that this restaurant is by simply looking at it from the outside. The inside is expansive and decorated in a fun manner. The menu has a nice variety ... burgers, sandwiches, pastas, salads,...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016

We wanted a relaxing early evening meal including our granddaughter. Alivia's was just what we needed. You get exactly what you would expect from a sports bar. Big TV screens (great for my son's love of football); wide range of excellent beers and good quality...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

My wife and I recently had lunch here before catching a plane for home. I did not partake in any of the numerous beers on tap but I was impressed with variety available. My burger and fries were wonderful. The burger was made from a...More

Fergus B, Owner at Alivia's Durham Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

Thanks for the great review, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Service was good - once i was seated, before that the guy seating people stared at me a couple times from behind the bar (just before they really got busy - so it wasnt like there was a rush, i was the only one waiting)...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016

Laid back funky vibe with great drinks and sandwiches. Open mornings, lunch, dinner and late night. Outdoor patio as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-2025
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-682-8978
  • E-mail
Description
American-style bistro in the Brightleaf Square district, serving weekend brunch, lunch, dinner and late night. We have the best patio in Durham!
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