407 Meadowmont Village Circle, Chapel Hill.
Cuisine: American, New American.
Prices: entrees $11 to $16.
Atmosphere: upscale casual.
Recommended: fried green tomatoes, pan-seared halibut, creme brulee.
Open: Lunch Monday-Friday, dinner Monday-Saturday.
Reservations: accepted for parties of 5 or more.
Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club; full bar; smoke-free (smoking permitted on the patio); kid-friendly.
The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in four categories:
**** Among the Triangle's very best.
*** Rewarding experience.
** Generally acceptable.
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