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Wooden Nickel Pub

) #8 of 50 Restaurants in Hillsborough ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
105 N Churton St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2533
+1 919-643-2223
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
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105 N Churton St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2533
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to visit Hillsborough for an anniversary trip daycation. However, because our trip occurred on a Monday, our options for restaurants open for business at dinner were limited. Always to be determined, we searched through downtown looking for a place to...More

Thank fansofrainforest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had heard good things about this eatery and it did not disappoint. It is small in size, but big in atmosphere and food. We had seven for dinner and the variety was perfect for every taste. A good value and delicious food.

Thank Shell_Diva55
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The atmosphere is great. Not too noisy, not too quiet. Service is great and the food is great too. Would def visit again

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Looking for a local lunch spot we found this one. Good beer selection. Fish and chips were really good. Plump fish pieces and shoestring fries were well prepared and served with sides of coleslaw and tartar sauce. Casual atmosphere has lots of memorabilia to review..

Thank Carl R
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This place is unique in the fact that they not only do NOT take reservations, but when you're there you have to keep an eye on the tables as they are about to be vacated because when they say first come first served they mean...More

Thank callenzen
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Recommended to me by local friends good pub food, outdoor tables and local beers on tap. Excellent fish and chips. Big portions!

Thank LadyChal1973
Reviewed 19 March 2017

If you can grab a spot in the Wooden Nickel, sit down and get ready to enjoy the food, the drink and the ambiance. Fish and chips are terrific with a nice light but crisp breading over flavorful haddock. The wings are very good, too,...More

Thank FlavorFan
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This place is extremely popular and always packed. So be prepared for a crowded somewhat noisy atmosphere. People rave about the food and I enjoyed my meal for the most part but it was extremely crowded,as it always is,and I prefer a little more space....More

Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Really good burger and tater tots! Fun atmosphere. Great service. Small place so get there a little early to grab a lunch seat. Would return!

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Cute fun place. I like the atmosphere in the beautiful downtown historical area. You can enjoy the sidewalk tables to get the fell of the old world town..

Thank Elizabeth O
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9 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
US$ 20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
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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