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Carolina Ale House

11685 Northpark Dr, Wake Forest, NC 27587-4533
+1 919-556-8666
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“frickles” (3 reviews)
“buffalo wings” (4 reviews)
“fried pickles” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
11685 Northpark Dr, Wake Forest, NC 27587-4533
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1 - 10 of 148 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met a friend there for lunch last week...had a great time catching up. The lunch menu is fabulous we both had a salad, I had the Salmon salad, it was a nice piece of grilled, blackened Salmon on the side of a generous Cesar Salad...and...More

Thank afoscouni
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Went to watch some football, there’s a good crowd here most nights, the appetizers are average, but still a decent place to eat

Thank Neal H
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Carolina Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thanks for the review Neal

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This was by far the worst food ever. We were celebrating my birthday and decided to stop. My mashed potatoes were so thick and dry, it was unbelievable. The broccoli was dry, hard and bland. We never did receive our Salad with the meal. The...More

Thank tashab754
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Carolina Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Hi Tasha - I'm really sorry to hear about your sub-par birthday experience with us. I’d love to know more details about your visit if possible. Can you please email me at WeCare@CarolinaAleHouse.com with your contact info and reference this review? We’d like a chance...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We came here for dinner. Our party had 4 adults and a toddler. The staff was very courteous and the food was delicious. The "Frickles" (fried pickles) were really good.

Thank wannavacation9
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Carolina Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thanks for the great review! So glad you had a good experience with us!

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Lots of TVs and great beer varieties. The food isn't bad either. Great sauces for their food and the wait staff is excellent. The activity and energy is high here. Lots of people enjoying good food and having a good time. Not the place for...More

Thank katwave1
WeCare-BrandManager, Manager at Carolina Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thanks for the 4 stars Katwave!

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Trystan our server was great! We were in a rush and she helped us to get our food and drinks quick and easy.

Thank Jody R
WeCare-BrandManager, Manager at Carolina Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thanks for the 5 stars Don! I'll make sure Trystan gets a shout-out!

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We are new to this area and wanted to check out the local eats. When we saw the ale house it looked inviting, and didn't disappoint. The atmosphere was relaxing, service was very good, and the food was excellent! The waitress we had had a...More

Thank jkprintz
WeCare-BrandManager, Manager at Carolina Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed 12 April 2017

The service as ok. The waitress was very friendly, great manners; however, we kept having to track her down. My boyfriends salad had the huge stem from the lettuce and the manager was very attentive about either providing him with another salad or just removing...More

Thank mom2kids09
WeCare-BrandManager, Manager at Carolina Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you for your feedback. I'll make sure I pass it along to the right teams. Can I make this up to you? Please email me your mailing address to WeCare@CarolinaAleHouse.com and reference this review. We'd like to make things right! Thanks - Tyler

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The Ale House has always had the best wings and is a great place to watch a game but the rest of the menu and portions seems to have slipped in recent years. The tenders are now a very measly portion and the fries are...More

Thank Jeff P
WeCare-BrandManager, Manager at Carolina Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Hi Jeff - Really sorry to hear about your poor dining experience. Can you please shoot me an email to WeCare@CarolinaAleHouse.com with your contact info and reference this review? We'd like to make this up to you. Thanks - Tyler

Reviewed 1 April 2017

It's an Ale house so there is always a good selection of beer and the food is rather good with a decent selection of items. My favorite is still the Fish and Chips, but my family and I have tried many dishes on various visits...More

Thank Donald H
WeCare-BrandManager, General Manager at Carolina Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Thanks for the nice review Donald!

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Maymay3299
10 February 2016|
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Response from TripperDT | Reviewed this property |
Mid-range as others have written. I would call the restaurant during a not so busy time of the day and ask if they could email a PDFs of their menu with prices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 14
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11685 Northpark Dr, Wake Forest, NC 27587-4533
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 919-556-8666
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