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Sunrise Biscuit Kitchen

1305 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3308
919-933-1324
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Ranked #2 of 254 Restaurants in Chapel Hill
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Don't miss a stop at Sunrise....it actually snowed the morning I popped by just before I headed out for last minute Christmas shopping...and that big ol' biscuit kept my hands warm... until I ate it all up.

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Orange, Virginia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

You gotta try this place. Most likely a line when you get there but it moves amazingly fast. Fried chicken biscuit is my favorite. They are also BIG biscuits so be aware when ordering because everything looks good. You can even see the smiling faces of the ladies making the biscuits as you go by the windows.

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Warrenton, NC
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Sunrise's chicken biscuits should be a treat for anyone, any day -- even for guests visiting for the first time (they will want to return!) Always fresh.

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Chapel Hill
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68 reviews 68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Sunrise biscuits is a popular drive through biscuit house on Franklin Street. Often the line of cars extends out into the street (so it may be best to approach from the East. In addition to Bacon, egg, and sausage biscuits, they have pork chop, steak, and fried chicken. mmmmmm

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Lenoir, North Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

In town for a Carolina weekend to see the football game on Saturday and men's basketball on Sunday. Our first stop upon arriving on Saturday is this breakfast go to, Sunrise Biscuit Kitchen. Like many others habe said, drive thru only and usually very busy. This morning no different, hut as usual the wait was minimal for the amount of... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

When I'm out of town and looking for lunch, the 400sf, standalone, aged building with drive through service only always grabs my attention. $6.64 for the chicken biscuit w/ cheddar, hash brown and sweet tea was the find of the year! Light and "buttermilky" biscuit with a fried chicken breast that had the slight glimmer of oil telling me it... More 

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Matthews, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I have never met a buttermilk biscuit I didn't love. But I have to tell you this: when I got it line and ordered a bacon biscuit from the Sunrise Biscuit Kitchen I grew nervous – I really did. You see I figured that I was about to meet the biggest, baddest buttermilk biscuit ever. Well, there may be a... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Busy at am rush hour. Drive thru-have to take it with you but well worth the effort, biscuit was fluffy and delicious! Great price!

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

If you see a line of cars trying to get in to this place it is for a reason - the food is great! And it is so cheap. Dont worry about the line, these guys run a very fast service and you won't be waiting long at all.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

Get some egg biscuits, go to the community center park, walk around in the rose garden and enjoy your delicious breakfast.

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Additional Information about Sunrise Biscuit Kitchen

Address: 1305 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3308
Phone Number: 919-933-1324
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American

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