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Central North Carolina Restaurants

Crook's Corner

Updated 11/07/2012

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In business since 1982, this small restaurant has always been an exemplar of Southern chic. The menu, which changes nightly, highlights local produce and regional specialties such as green-pepper chicken with hoppin' John (black-eyed peas), crab gumbo, buttermilk pie, and honeysuckle sorbet. A wall of bamboo and a waterfall fountain make the patio a delightful alfresco experience (it's heated for wintertime dining). Crook's also does a nice Sunday brunch, though it's closed

for lunch on other days. Look for the faded pink pig atop the building.

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610 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 27516, United States

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Mon. No lunch.

Updated 11/07/2012


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