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110 S Churton St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2538
+1 919-732-6261
Wed - Sat 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Durham, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I usually like to encourage local business but this one was ridiculous. Let's start with the worst, the wine list and especially the wine price , very short list and all outrageously priced between 3 and 5 time retail price which is tolerable in London, Paris or New york but Hillsborough North Carolina! The food was very rustic and pricey... More 

Thank Franck R
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was both delicious and creative. Comparable to Lantern, even though one is Asian influenced while this is Italian influenced. Great service and ambience, reasonable pricing.

Thank emizco
Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 2017

An outstanding restaurant with very innovative Italian based cuisine using local ingredients. Excellent and reasonably priced wine list and good service and ambiance. In my opinion the best restaurant in the area.

Thank allanm203
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed April 11, 2017

We had never been to Panciuto before and were looking forward to it. We went to dinner on Saturday night with another couple and were disappointed in the meal and especially the service. We will not be back. There are so many wonderful places to dine in the RDU. We found the food to be average and overpriced. We also... More 

Thank Linda G
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3 reviews
Reviewed March 14, 2017

This is a foodie paradise. The chef takes you on an international culinary adventure. Everything was presented beautifully and tasted even better. There were so many layers of flavor.

Thank Deborah F
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed February 17, 2017

Amazing atmosphere and cuisine!!! We come every few months and are always impressed. This restaurant is sourced but local farms so the menu changes with season and availability.

Thank jskubic1
Level Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed February 13, 2017

You will never experience such extraordinary dishes as at Panciuto. From appetizer to dessert, everything is hand made only with the finest local farm products by the nationally renown Chef, Aaron Landmark. And the menu changes every night. The atmosphere is great (even when it's full, one can have a conversation with friends) and the service is superb.

Thank Reina S
Durham, North Carolina
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176 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed January 15, 2017

Tucked in the cute downtown of the small and charming North Carolina town, with historic markers and art galleries within a few blocks, is this wonderful restaurant. The decor is nice and we found the wait staff friendly, attentive, and very much on top of things, including the ability to explain some pretty creative menu items. We began by ordering... More 

Thank HarmonCT
Palo Alto, California
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352 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Good food, locally sourced, imaginatively prepared and great service. I loved the cocktail menu, as well.

1 Thank Sharon L
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed November 16, 2016

My wife and I have gone to Panciuto on her birthday for the past four years. Each year is a completely wonderful 'food experience' yet we see the same friendly faces. The chefs change their menu regularly, depending on what fresh items are available at the local markets. The waitstaff is long-standing which gives the feeling of familiarity and warmth.... More 

Thank tony j

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 S Churton St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2538
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-732-6261

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?