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Address: Chapel Hill, NC

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its got everything

the best place to hang out if you are in Chapel Hill. Has all kinds of restaurants, I've been to a few of them and they were pretty good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Kippos - fabulous Greek food. Authentic Greek food. Service was super and food was plentiful and prepared perfectly. Top of the Hill - famous bar. American style food for lunch.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

the best place to hang out if you are in Chapel Hill. Has all kinds of restaurants, I've been to a few of them and they were pretty good.

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New York City, New York
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227 reviews 227 reviews
25 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

it appears that the street with its mix of bars, restaurants, chain stores and the occasional jewelry/real estate storefronts is struggling to keep up...or it could have been the start of summer. lots of options though for drinking, eating and less for shopping (unless you are into UNC gear)

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Mostly salons and restaurants, not much to see, not much shopping either, really. Maybe we didn't see the good parts or something, but I don't see what the fuss is about.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Franklin Street is the main street in Chapel Hill. When you go uptown, there are several stores, restaurants, movie theater, bars, galleries, etc. As it is a college town, there are stores that offer clothing, etc. for the University of North Carolina. It's nice to see the college students wandering about the town. Halloween is especially fun when thousands of... More 

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Murphy, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

The students from UNC Chapel Hill hang out here. It is steps from the campus. They can get about any kind of food they want. They celebrate victories here too.

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Wisconsin
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

A great stroll down a street where you can find just about any kid of food you want. There's a very helpful visitors' center near the end farthest from UNC campus. If you like a college-town atmosphere, you'll walk Franklin St. end to end on both sides, peer at menus from the various restaurants (I did) and have difficult choices... More 

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Boone, North Carolina
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74 reviews 74 reviews
17 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This is a nice college town main street. Interesting shops - all UNC apparel horribly overpriced, of course. Some interesting "artsy" shops. Best advice - go one street past Franklin and park on Rosemary - there is a garage there...well worth the money not to have to try to park on Franklin which is nearly impossible.

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Peoria, Arizona
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Took a day trip to Chapel Hill/Franklin St. It is only about 3/4 mile long. I thought there would be more to see. I was a little disappointed at the shops and options of things to do on this street. I would not come back. I can see this would be a convenient place for the college kids to grab... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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433 reviews 433 reviews
127 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

This is a very cool street with many different stores and very cool restaurants. Students give life to this area and fill it all day long.

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