Olde Cary Commons, 201 W. Chatham St., Cary.
Prices: entrees $11 to $16.
Atmosphere: intimate wine bar; patio.
Service: charming and knowledgeable.
Recommended: grouper seviche, cheese platter, chicken liver crostini, panini.
Open: lunch and dinner Monday-Saturday.
Reservations: not accepted.
Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express; beer and wine; smoke-free; get a sitter.
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Zero stars: Poor
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