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S & T Soda Shoppe

85 Hillsboro St, Pittsboro, NC 27312
919-545-0007
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Ranked #5 of 42 restaurants in Pittsboro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

There's no words to describe this place! Absolutely amazing! The atmosphere makes you feel like you're back in the old days and has such a classic background. Vicki is the sweetest woman ever! She's so friendly and is always smiling, she makes everyone feel so welcomed! The food here is just amazing, I've been coming here for many, many years.... More

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

That's what I really like here. They're huge and delicious and a lot less pricey than at most places in our area. I also had really good lasagna here once--fresh and hot and over-the-top cheesy. As you might be inferring from reading this, I wouldn't say it's the place for health food. But it's a very fun source of ice... More

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Raleigh, NC
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Gene and Vicky, the owners of S&T's have an excellent restaurant. One of my favorite meals is the Bankers chicken salad. If you celebrate a birthday, Vicky asks all of the patrons to join in singing Happy Birthday while serving up a monster ice cream sundae. The atmosphere is that of the old dairy bar that was located there many... More

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Pittsboro, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

S & T Soda Shoppe is a must-stop for lunch or a lovely ice cream treat. I love the decor and the old photos around the restaurant. The BLT was good and the chocolate milkshake was even better.

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Chapel Hill, NC
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80 reviews 80 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you are looking to go back in time and experience the old fashion soda bar, this is your place. The ice cream is great and don't miss the root beer float.

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Apex, NC
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We went there on a Tuesday after the lunch hour rush with 8 people. We only ate ice cream but there were lots of people around us ordering food. The place was very busy, but they were able to seat us rather quickly. We all ordered individually as it was a "special treat" day, but you could get by with... More

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North Carolina
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55 reviews 55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Can't go wrong with S&T! Great local eatery plus best ice cream in town. We were in Durham and decided to take a little side trip to Pittsboro and come to our favorite soda shoppe before heading home. We had the grilled pimento cheese and the foot long hotdog with added cheese. The shredded cheese is loaded on top of... More

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Pittsboro, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We went for a "quick" bite to eat, but the casual atmosphere made us stay longer. Great service and even better food. Like all the others, it's a must go to eat place.

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Pittsboro, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The ice cream sundaes are great! This was a casual, quick get together with a friend who was craving ice cream. This is a local eatery and hand dipped ice cream parlor. Please take the time to drop into this friendly nostalgic atmosphere when you can.

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Pittsboro, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Inside a historic, small-town space, very cool, on the main street. The non-dessert fare is OK, typical diner-style food. The ice cream desserts are awesome! Every town should have a little locally owned soda shop like this.

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