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Wooden Nickel Pub

105 N Churton St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2533
+1 919-643-2223
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
105 N Churton St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2533
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I arrived shortly before noon on the day before Christmas. It was obvious the place was small, but it has a quaint charm. We both ordered a patty melt with "tots" instead of fries. We waited, and waited, and waited. We were...More

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, good drinks, great atmosphere and very nice people working there! Would recommend to anyone if you can sit outside even better

Thank CliffCrabtree1965
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I've eaten here several times with various friends and work groups. The food is always good, there are always some interesting specials (including local fish), and there's a wide beer and drink selection. We've always had friendly, professional service, and the food makes it to...More

Thank Macroscope
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

First time visit for lunch with a friend. Burgers were dry. Waitress/bartender was extremely rude. Threw the check at my friend after I asked if we could have it. Will not return.

Thank Mariawrn
Reviewed 16 November 2017

With two visits to the Wooden Nickel, my husband and I have been really pleased. It is a small place making it cozy, the decor is in keeping with an old fashioned bar. There is limited outdoor seating. We suggest it for its local food...More

Thank The3ofus60614
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I went for lunch, this was my first time, I had heard how great it was, but I was not impressed at all, the wings were okay, the fries just another fast food fries, seating is limited.

Thank 715faithc
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This place has a great location, great section of beer and great staff. Great number of wings sauces. That said, everything is deep fried! Fish fillet was decent size when we ordered fish & cups. Edamame been a had a spice on top. We had...More

Thank Olga C
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Half off wings on Tuesday, usually crispy ,very good fries. Big selection of draft beer. Old restaurant, old town feel.

Thank Lovebirdhouses
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I visited with a group on a Friday night and it was very crowded. The service was pretty good, and the wings were great! It's a loud place with people watching sports. Good selection of beer. Good place for people watching.

Thank Judah J
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Good food, atmosphere what you would expect from a name like that, and a good experience all around.

Thank Bluedogsdaddy
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10 April 2016|
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Response from Joseph K | Reviewed this property |
Unless they have a secret room I do not know about, there would be no way to handle a group that large.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 N Churton St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2533
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-643-2223
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