Comfort Inn University Durham - Chapel Hill
3508 Mt. Moriah Rd.
Durham, NC 27707
Phone: (919) 490-4949
Fax: (919) 419-0535
The chefs at Kanki Japanese House of Steaks and Sushi are masters at their craft and the food served here is hands down, one of the best in Chapel Hill. The place is perfect for a romantic dinner, special occasions as well as for casual outings. Everything on the menu from chicken dishes to meat specials is delectable, filling and top-notch. Food can be well complemented with their dramatic cocktails, but if you wish something stronger, feel free order the spirit of your choice from their full bar. Whatever may be your order and whatever may be the occasion, this wonderful Japanese gem will not disappoint you!
Take in the atmosphere of the Australian Outback while enjoying mouth-watering entrees and high-quality service. Serving dinner only, Outback Steakhouse offers an extensive menu featuring appetizers, chicken, ribs, steak, seafood, pasta, salads and desserts for moderate prices. Family-friendly, the casual restaurant has something for everyone at its numerous locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Outback Steakhouse also offers call-ahead seating and curbside take-away. Check website for locations and menu selections.
If you have a hankering for seafood this is the place to go. Red Lobster has a wide variety of good eats for the whole family. Various appetizers, special entrees, drinks and desserts ensure a menu with something for just about anybody. Lunch and dinner menus include shrimp, soups and salads, seafood platters, chicken, steak, and pasta. For calorie-counters, choose from the LightHouse Menu, which highlights dishes that won't cause you to tip the scales. A Kid's Menu is available with fine fare for the little ones like chicken fingers and mac & cheese. Be sure to save room for a scrumptious dessert. Gift Cards are available as a great gift for the seafood lover.
If you are travelling along the Fordham Boulevard, the aromas of freshly cooked seafood are bound to beckon you inside the Squid’s Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar. The restaurant is a perfect place for a nice family lunch and it is spacious enough to accommodate larger groups too. The interiors of Squid is quaint, rustic and very welcoming and so is the service here. When the name of the restaurant itself is an indication towards what its forte would be, you would hardly need help in suggestions over the menu. Nevertheless the servers are always happy to guide you with orders. The place has been around for years and has built a reputation for being one of the best seafood-dining spots in Chapel Hill. Try it to believe it!
What do blues, burgers and BBQ have in common? They all start with the letter B? That's true, but the correct answer is the Blue Note Grill. This blues themed restaurant offers great food off the grill and evening entertainment with live music. Come early and enjoy dinner before the shows. Try the blue note chili dog, wrapped in bacon and deep fried. Save some room for the bread pudding, which you can order in size for two or the individual shooter.
After a round of shopping at the Southern Season, recharge your energy with some delicious fare from the in-house Weathervane Restaurant. Armed with a menu combining American cuisine with Southern flavors, the restaurant is hugely popular with locals who love the Shrimp & Grits and Sweet Tea Glazed Salmon. They have a beautiful patio where one can sit back and enjoy the meal in sunshine. Great for family meals, do reserve ahead to avoid the rush.
If you're tired of eating the same dishes/cuisines all the time, then you need to visit G2B Gastro Pub. The food here is innovative and has some real creative touches. The use of seasonal ingredients in most of the food not only enhances the flavor, but also ensures that there is a good rotation of taste and variety. All you beer lovers, this is your calling. G2B has an extensive beer menu with more than 25 bottled beers and over 10 tap beers!
If you long for a trip to Italy, Il Palio is the next best thing. The rich upholstery, hand-carved credenzas and fresh flowers sets off the mural of Siena and Venetian prints on the walls. Italian sconces and soft candlelight create the perfect atmosphere for a romantic dinner or intimate lunch. The aged prosciutto from Parma tucked into an arugula salad is exceptional. Homemade potato gnochetti with almond basil pesto is comfort food gone sophisticated. The tiramisu is the chef's own family recipe. It is located in the renowned Siena Hotel.
Calling all wine lovers of Chapel Hill to experience unique flavors in ONE Restaurant. The restaurant has some rarely-found bottles that you can savor with delicious food. The food menu has dishes that are prepared using only simple ingredients in the right combination to well-flavor the food and make it enjoyable with a glass of wine. Specials on regularly at the restaurant.
If you have eaten at Four Square Restaurant, then you know that variety here is never a problem! The best aspect of this restaurant is that the menu changes regularly to ensure that their guests are never eating the same thing. The wait staff here is excellent. They are polite and efficient and will treat you with the highest level of professionalism. The decor of the restaurant has an old-world charm and is great for a date night. Keep track of what you are ordering, since the rates are pricey.
Scratch is a charming bakery and cafe that offers diners a seasonal menu that showcases the very best, locally sourced produce. Designed by the talented chef Phoebe Lawless, the menu features an ever-changing variety of delectable treats like pork carnitas with avocado and spicy cucumber salsa, roasted okra, tomatoes and house-pickled onion salad, and sesame waffles with gingered plums. While the savory dishes are a revelation of beautifully balanced textures and flavors, you will find that the attractively displayed pies are simply impossible to resist.
A cute little bakery and restaurant, Guglhupf Café gives you the best of both! The food served here is mostly German, with a blend of the local flavors. This cafe can safely be termed a local favorite, especially for the breakfast/brunch. The place does get a bit crowded, so try and make reservations. The service is excellent. The waitstaff is polite and knowledgeable about the menu. Ask for suggestions and you will not be disappointed.