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“The Best!”

The Fearrington House Restaurant
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Ranked #1 of 47 Restaurants in Pittsboro
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $95 - $115
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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Good for: Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Village Way
Description: The intimate dining rooms within the white-columned Fearrington House, a member of Relais & Chateaux, have welcomed guests for thirty years. It’s here that Executive Chef Colin Bedford continues a commitment to exceptional regional cuisine.
Reviewed May 20, 2013

It took several years after we moved here to finally get to Fearrington House. Coming from the Northeast, I couldn't believe that this area could have a restaurant as good as people said. I figured they just had no point of comparison. I was so wrong! Fearrington House Restaurant rates among the top restaurants we've been to and we love to eat at fine restaurants. The food is always perfectly prepared, the service is impeccable, it is quiet and gracious, without being stuffy. We have also stayed at the Inn and the total experience, including a fabulous breakfast, was perfect in every detail. This is our go-to special occasion restaurant. It is pricey so we don't get there often.

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Thank Delightsingoodfood
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Reviewed March 24, 2013

We were given a gift certificate for a four course dinner with wine. at the Fearington Restaurant as an anniversary gift. The food was excellent and the presentation was appealing. We could choose whatever kind of wine we wanted. The service was attentive.

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1  Thank traveller70029
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Reviewed March 14, 2013

We had dinner at the Fearrington House Restaurant recently and it was extremely enjoyable. We happened to have reservations right before our daughters birthday.
Food: We arrived although they had a table ready for us to be seated, we decided to have a drink at the cozy bar. They first served my daughter a juice martini, much to het joy, before they got our orders. The small bites they served were wonderful. We transferred to our table when ready. We got 3 course meals. Every course was excellent, well prepared, fresh and extremely nicely presented. Every course was flavorful and the ingredients, textures and colors were great. I got the wine pairing, it is expensive, but they do not skimp on the wine and the bottkles are expensive. They have invested a lot in making sure the wines are well paired and compliment the food. You get all the extra stuff, the amuse bouche, the pre-dessert to name a few.
Ambiance: Not as stuffy as I expected. Very traditional, but great displays, tables have good distance between them and the mood is fun and casual.
Service: This department is where they stand out! Everyone was professional, polite and exceptionally good. They take care of every detail, bring your drinks from the bar to the table, making sure that you have everything you need, checking in frequently for water, wine and anything else. They took great care of our daughter, a private tour of the kitchen, her own juice martini (on the house) and every detail.
Overall, we will be back. I suggest you splurge, often, this restaurant is worth every penny in every way.

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1  Thank Khaja
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Reviewed March 12, 2013

When you walk into the restaurant you feel "special" - the restaurant has a sophisticated look, the tables and bar are appealing. Food is good too! Very worthwhile visiting.

Thank Roger T
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Reviewed February 26, 2013

Located in a wealthy neighborhood this restaurant serves good looking and good tasting food. However, they are trying, it feels almost like pretending, to be more than they are. From the overly staid uniforms, the pretentious atmosphere, to the servers reciting course ingredients they simply are trying too hard to be something they are not. No matter how upscale your location you have to earn your grades; you can't just claim them.

All that said I will go back again in the coming months to see if they have improved.

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Thank NickHeckel
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