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Gulf Rim Cafe - CLOSED

111 Churton St, Hillsborough, NC
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
18 Feb 2015
“This place is closed”
19 Nov 2013
“Good lunch - come after 12”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cajun & Creole, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
111 Churton St, Hillsborough, NC
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Reviewed 19 February 2015

My husband and I enjoyed eating here. Nice casual atmosphere, good food. They have closed though and reopened as Laplace Louisiana Cookery. My visit date is the oldest one I could choose since I believe they were already either changing or already done.

Thank 482TeresaR_
Reviewed 20 November 2013

We were near Hillsborough and looking for lunch and picked the Gulf Rim because we had not eaten there before. Arrived just after they opened at 11:30 am, and there were a couple of other folks already seated. We decided on our food, and all...More

1  Thank Julia S
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Visited Hillsborough for a day trip and wow - what a delight to eat out on the sidewalk at this little gem. We ordered both gumbo and étouffée for lunch, and felt like we were back in Louisiana! Yumm yumm.

Thank sadiebee2013
Reviewed 25 August 2013 via mobile

We wandered in and we were pleasantly surprised. Fantastic food and service. Margarita key lime pie was best I have ever had.

Thank Scott744
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Nice small place in downtown Hillsborough with good food. The seafood selections tend to be good and tasty. The special which was Mahi was off the hook great! The service was a little slow but not a big problem.

Thank rjr88
Reviewed 20 June 2013

Drove over from Cary which is about 40 minute drive to get Red Beans and Rice with fried Catfish that was listed on their menu online and the menu we got. Waitress took our order and she said I am sorry we are sold out...More

1  Thank George I
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Wow. We were out on a 'drive' and decided to check out this place. It was amazing! I went off-course and ordered ribs, and they were fabulous. My husband had shrimp and scallops and he's super picky about his seafood, and LOVED his dish. We...More

Thank Rebecca1962
Reviewed 21 April 2013

I've eaten at all the places on Main St., from I-85 all the way to the 70 intersection. Gulf Rim is the one I'll consistently go back to. Low keyed, relaxed, and good food. If you are looking for that combination, Gulf Rim wins over...More

Thank Fortunes_Formula
Reviewed 6 April 2013

shrimp/grits outstanding and conch fritters takes me back to the Caymans! my fav place to meet friends and dates.not ever had a bad wait experience/horrible food or long wait-I think those that wrote the bad reviews are just complainers-been here to many times to count!!...More

Thank CLTChapelHill
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Stopped in with friends on a very busy Saturday evening (basketball game..) Had a drink at the bar while waiting for table. Excellent bartender and service. Food was super and delivered in record time. Tasty and inventive. Special setting, excellent service. Owner even stopped by...More

Thank Beth P
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  • Address: 111 Churton St, Hillsborough, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
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