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1129 Weaver Dairy Rd, Ste O, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-1541
919-968-9266
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Satisfying meal

Recently visited the Sage Cafe for first time, along with several friends and family members. The Cafe is relatively small yet accommodating, and has a comfy feel to it. Given that it is in a small strip mall, parking is ample. Quickly seated and attended to by the wait staff, we were off... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
bobbytiger
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Arlington, VA.
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Arlington, VA.
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Recently visited the Sage Cafe for first time, along with several friends and family members. The Cafe is relatively small yet accommodating, and has a comfy feel to it. Given that it is in a small strip mall, parking is ample. Quickly seated and attended to by the wait staff, we were off to our selections. Being a meat eater... More 

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Wellesley Island
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57 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

So many choices for vegans...I am clearly not used to this. What a wonderful find in an unlikely location. We dined outside enjoying a beautiful spring day. We ordered soups and shared a mezze platter. Great little lunch spot or healthy place to grab dinner before a film.

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Beckley, West Virginia, United States
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234 restaurant reviews
237 helpful votes 237 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Located in the strip mall that houses the Chelsea Theatre in Chapel Hill. This is a vegetarian restaurant with a tilt towards Persian (I suppose calling it Iranian might alienate some potential customers) cuisine. I was not quite sure what to expect and was very pleasantly surprised. I had the Osh soup, a classic Persian dish made with garbanzos, lentils,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We went there while visiting friends who live in the area and are vegetarians. The restaurant was great for them as they could order anything on the menu. We were there on a Saturday night and called ahead for a reservation, which was a good thing because the small dining room was quite full. The staff was very friendly, though... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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212 restaurant reviews
341 helpful votes 341 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We stopped at Sage for dinner before a movie at next door Chelsea Theater. The restaurant has a Persian bent and is excellent. We each started with a large bowl of their signature soup, Osh, with garbanzos, lentils, pintos, spinach, and noodles. We shared a large organic greens salad. We split a Persian entree - Gormeh Sabzi - a stew... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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655 helpful votes 655 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We were travelling from Cary to Mebane in North Carolona State, We stopped at Chapel Hill, as it was Lunch time. We were searching for a Restaurant, where we can get some Vegetarian food. To our surprise, we could find a Vegetarian Restaurant at this place. Sage cafe is an exclusively Vegetarian Restaurant. Menu was 100% vegetarian including entrées and... More 

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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I want to love this place because I love Iranian food, flavors and I am vegetarian but the flavors are more Indian. I wish they have more variety. Tempeh and tofu are not the only sources of protein for a vegetarian!

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This is a quaint little restaurant in the Timberlyne Shopping Center. The seating is limited and tables are quite close together. I have only been there for lunch- many times - and have only tried their grilled cheese - my favorite! There is seating outside but again limited.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

One of the worst meals I have had in Chapel Hill! This vegetarian restaurant will make a meat eater out of you. I ordered a grilled cheese sandwich which took 20 minutes basically because the waiter was chatting and not paying attention to his job. It came to the table cold - and it was returned. It came back not... More 

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Ohio City, Ohio
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

While visiting Durham, NC, we heard about a local vegetarian cafe. This is a small restaurant nestled in a shopping center, so it takes a couple of extra minutes to locate. As the waitress, explained, the restaurant is owned by a Persian family and the menu reflects this cultural background: hummus, soups and entrees of Persian origin, delicious bread,..... My... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1129 Weaver Dairy Rd, Ste O, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-1541
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: 919-968-9266

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 40
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?