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Skylines Cafe

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8878 US 70 Bus Hwy W Ste 100, Clayton, NC 27520-4823
+1 919-550-7619
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Magnolia, Texas
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff were great and the food better. I was not expecting such delicious food in Clayton. I highly recommend Skylines

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Thank Dwolfe52
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our second visit, both times lunch. Excellent service and even better food! Skylines salad was fresh and awesome, tomato basil soup was perfect and didn't feel heavy at all. I also loved the quiche I had on another visit. We plan on returning to try a dinner. This location is very convenient for us.

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Thank Susan B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really great salad, nice mix of ingredients... Wonderful butternut squash soup. Very friendly staff!

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Thank David P
tiniken221, Owner at Skylines Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for the rave review! I am so glad you enjoyed your visit! Tina More 

Chattanooga, Tennessee
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58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the spinach salad with a crab cake. Wonderful size and just what I needed. Beautiful interior though we chose to eat outside on the patio which is just as pleasantly appointed with brick, ironwork, well manicured hedges and trees. I would heartily recommend this place as a foodies delight.

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Thank Jayne C
tiniken221, Owner at Skylines Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you Jayne! We have been a "foodie's delight" for almost 10 years. Thank you for stopping in and your wonderful review! Tina More 

Clayton, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

I can not say enough about this restaurant. I have worked for Tina a lot. The staff there are very much family. The food is always fresh and hot. I love that you can ask what is in your dish and they can tell you every ingredient. Great beer and wine selection. In and outdoor seating. I appreciate the rotating... More 

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Thank Mel G
Clayton, North Carolina
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

I had a wonderful 1/2 club sandwich, soup and dessert there for lunch. It was very good and I plan to go there a lot because our lunches were better than any other place in Clayton.

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Thank Lassie95
Raleigh
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Skylines has good food and friendly service. They take reservations, which is a plus. Not a super large restaurant but worth the wait.

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Thank CooksCorner
CLAYTON
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

I've eaten here a couple of times and it was okay. The atmosphere is great, but the food wasn't well seasoned. It was cooked well, but lacked flavor and the portions were on the small side for the price.

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Thank SARA P
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Pretty ambiance, soft lighting & a great bite to eat! Looking for a nice night out in town? Skylines in Clayton. The staff is friendly and you can have a romantic getaway right in town!

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Thank Patticakes123
Clayton, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

I think the atmosphere is small and cozy, our server was friendly, but the portions for the price were a little lacking. It seemed to take quite a long time to get our food also. My family of four left feeling less than full/satisfied. I'm feeling neutral on this restaurant and we probably won't be going again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8878 US 70 Bus Hwy W Ste 100, Clayton, NC 27520-4823
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 919-550-7619

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?