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Wolcott's

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160 W Pennsylvania Ave, Southern Pines, NC 28387-5429
+1 910-695-1551
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11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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39 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

We ate here (and offered a review) six weeks ago, but why risk a bad meal elsewhere when you know Wolcott's will always be excellent? Went again last evening with another couple and experienced the same - excellent service, imaginative and well-prepared food, and reasonable prices. Tried a different app (the oysters) and entree (seared scallops and pork cheek) and... More 

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Staunton, Virginia
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191 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Wolcott's is tucked into an unassuming building, but what a surprise when you go inside! The small dining room is elegantly appointed. In nice weather, there's also plein air dining on the side porch, which my sisters and I chose. It's pretty basic there, no complaints, but nicer when they turned down the lights. They have a good selection of... More 

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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39 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

You can NEVER go wrong at Wolcott's. Visited this evening with a group of six and all were pleased with their dinners which included seafood paella, the hangar steak, berkshire pork chop, and bacon wrapped veal medallions. Service is first class, attentive, and polite. Outstanding experience all around - as always.

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Greensboro
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49 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Downtown Southern Pines, sweet house with an inviting screened porch for dining. We sat outside for lunch and enjoyed every bit of it. We ordered wine, talked and had a good time. Atmosphere was relaxed, yet classy. I had the BLT with avocado, the bacon was thick and juicy, I substituted the Mayo and got the basil Mayo..... yum!

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Thank Ejlane18
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Haven't been to Wolcotts in a while and wasn't disappointed. They have new screened in porch so we sat out there. Nice but could use better lighting and decorating. Great potential though. Meal and service was real good. Will certainly come back again soon.

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chantilli,va
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

This is a beautiful vintage home transformed into an intimate setting for a fine restaurant. The service is excellent, food is very good and the wine list is excellent. The menu changes often and there are specials.

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Chicago, Illinois
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660 reviews
440 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We made a reservation for Friday night. We sat outside on the patio. Nice to have our own space. Daniel was our awesome waiter. Lobster bisque nice start. Paella was so good - lobster, mussels and more. I had a salmon special with sweet potato and russet potato hash. No room for dessert. Can't wait to come back.

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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

What a smart treat. A small building with a patio and dining room. The food is exquisite, from a professional genius chef. Drinks are made to order by your server. The staff works well together and even with a large party in the patio room, we didn't have to wait for great service. Menu is always changing. We didn't have... More 

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Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina
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100 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very small - excellent. Chef from Maine with great lobster specials. Small portion offer closed Sun/Mon Decent pricing

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Durham, NC
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62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I visited Wolcott's for lunch as the guest of a friend who dines there often. She told me what a great place it was and I was prepared for a treat. The establishment itself is rather small, with very standard metropolitan-ish decor--save for the large framed Chef's Jackets on one wall, each one inscribed to the chef/owner (whose name I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 W Pennsylvania Ave, Southern Pines, NC 28387-5429
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Southern Pines
  • Phone Number: +1 910-695-1551
Description
Excellent cuisine in a metropolitan atmoshphere, in the heart of historic downtown Southern pines

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?