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All 42 Pinehurst Restaurants

Carolina Dining Room

in the Pinehurst CC, Pinehurst, NC 28374
910-295-6811
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Ranked #1 of 42 Restaurants in Pinehurst
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $18 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 am
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Durham, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

What a serene and exquisite setting for a pre-holiday celebration in the Carolina Dining Room at the Pinehurst Resort. Personally escorted to our table, we were immediately welcomed by a most charming and well informed maître d'hôtel. Dinner menu selections were varied and what one would expect from an excellent dining room. Wine pairings were plentiful, appetizers were delicious and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Enjoyed a very tasty meal, but had to ask twice to get the pianist to lighten his touch enough that we could converse. Staff were otherwise attentive and the room was lovely with the Christmas decorations. The business lunch the next day was nicely presented, served quickly and staff were great. They managed a decent sized group very efficiently.

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
203 reviews 203 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This year, the bride rated Pinehurst's American Thanksgiving dinner buffet "to die for". She loved the many versions of turkey and prime rib on offer. Personally I did not get beyond the multiple varieties of oyster on the half shell and the sweet jumbo shrimp. The dessert selection was spectacular, especially the spiced pumpkin cheese cake and the pecan pie.... More 

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Durham, North Carolina, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

I loved the atmosphere and the food was very good. The wait staff is very attentive and friendly. I would have liked to have other options for beverages besides tea.

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I am old enough now to view 'dining' as an 'experience' not just a meal, and the dinner 7 of us had at the Carolina Dining Room at the beautiful Pinehurst Resort was one of the truly best memorable dining experiences I have had in a long time. The table was starched white and ironed linen, as were the napkins,... More 

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Atlanta
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43 reviews 43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Overly friendly wait staff, servers buzzing around, cold rolls dropped off at your table, I just didn't see a four star restaurant here. It took several tries to flag down someone to refill our water glasses. It did not have the cozy romantic feel we were looking for. It felt more like an ant farm in motion. They advertised a... More 

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Wonderful food and atmosphere. Service is first class. Formal atmosphere. Coat required for men. No denim. Place to go for high class dining experience.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Our stay at the Manor Inn (one of three hotels) included breakfast at the Carolina Hotel in their main dining room each morning. The shuttle or short drive was easy. The full breakfast buffet was perfect. The wait staff was very attentive, polite and sincere providing true Southern hospitality.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The best breakfast buffet anywhere. Made to order eggs and omelets and just about everything else you could desire. Dinner was also excellent. The service was a little off on one of the nights but great on the other and great during breakfast.

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Leesville, Louisiana
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Dinner was wonderful with a great menu. Breakfast may have been even better. They offered several meats as well as eggs to order or omelettes. There was a great selection of delicious fruits and cereals. It seemed the entire staff was very friendly and anxious to be helpful in any way they could. We were there for the US Open... More 

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Additional Information about Carolina Dining Room

Address: in the Pinehurst CC, Pinehurst, NC 28374
Phone Number: 910-295-6811
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Pinehurst
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 10:00 am  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 10:00 am  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 10:00 am  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 10:00 am  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 10:00 am  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 am  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:00 am  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 18 - 50

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