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Nana's Restaurant

2514 University Dr, Ste 104, Durham, NC 27707-2156
919-493-8545
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Ranked #3 of 643 Restaurants in Durham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $80
Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: James St.
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English first
Cary, North Carolina
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

the prep, service, quality of food and atmosphere make this my favorite in the Research Triangle. The salmon was crispy and had a wonderful creamy texture. I would choose this restaurant for all important occasions!

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Lexington, Kentucky
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Great food with excellent service. Relaxed atmosphere with dining on the finer side. We made reservations and were seated immediately. Jonathan did a great job, good enough that we would ask to set in his section on our next visit.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

One of the best meals I've had in a while. Two of us had the duck , the other had veal. Everyone agreed it was one of their best meals. We all want to go back for the tasting menu as we didn't have time last night. The appetizer was so-so and I wouldn't order that again. We were in... More

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Durham, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I am a serious foodie. The RDU scene is replete with many fun and tasty places, but this resto is my favorite. Their menu changes monthly, they do a great job with local items, and their tasting menu is reasonably priced and great assortment of their dishes.

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Roseville, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Three of us dined here on a Saturday evening and all agreed that Nana's was really outstanding. We arrived a little early for our reservation and were seated in a timely manner. Service was prompt and very pleasant. Our waiter, Jonathan, was very knowledgeable and friendly. Two in the group ordered the tasting menu with the wine pairing. All courses... More

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Houston, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

After reading the reviews, my expectations were pretty high. Nice atmosphere, and every staff member we encountered was very helpful and polite. The rack of lamb was cooked perfectly as ordered, and the sides were tasty. However, the Kobe beef was disappointing. Could have been any cut of "select" steak. If we return, we'll be ordering something else.

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Durham NC
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Regardless of the reason to dine out , you will never go wrong with Nana's . The staff are attentive and informative of the menu and wines . They provide excellent service. The food is always delightful and an interesting blend of flavors. Love this place.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I've lived in Raleigh for 17 years and had never been to Nana's before last Saturday night. I wish I had tried it sooner. My wife and I had a relaxing dinner with appetizers and desserts. My wife had the flank steak and I had the venison. Both were incredible, my wife commented, "You know there really is a difference... More

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Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

When visiting in Durham for the weekend, we invariably have at least one -if not two of our dinners at Nana's. The food is consistently outstanding- I could list all the appetizers and entrees that we have tried- but that would be listing the entire menu. The service is always exceptional and professional. Looking forward to our next visit to... More

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Durham, North Carolina
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I was at a group meal in a private room, for a business meeting. The atmosphere was quiet and conducive to conversation. The food was wonderful, especially such great Nana's standbys as heirloom tomato salad! My duck entrée was delicious.

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Additional Information about Nana's Restaurant

Address: 2514 University Dr, Ste 104, Durham, NC 27707-2156
Phone Number: 919-493-8545
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
Open Hours:
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 80
Cuisine: American

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